Russell Valley Homestead

Truckee, California

$775,000 | 5.03 ± Acres | Nevada County

Bring your horses, dirt bikes, ATVs, snowmobiles and prepare to be amazed at this completely self sufficient homestead in Russell Valley. Backing to USFS lands with direct access to roads and trails there are the most incredible views of Russell Valley and the mountains beyond. Off the grid but electricity is only about 400' +/- away if wanted. Power is supplied by a 25 kw diesel generator. There is also a 25 kw propane generator for backup as well as an operating sawmill and numerous ancillary out buildings and equipment. Grow your own food and maybe some for farmer's markets in the large greenhouse. A sunny hillside apple orchard has produced fine apples. An underground cargo container provides storage for the apples. Skillfully handcrafted over the past 40 years all the lumber for the house and buildings has been milled right on the site. Stampede, Prosser, and Boca Reservoirs are all just a short distance away. Wildlife abounds everywhere!

  • 5.03 acres adjacent to USFS lands with direct access to roads and trails.
  • Easy access and close to Stampede, Prosser, and Boca Reservoirs
  • Incredible panoramic views of the fabulously beautiful Russell Valley and the mountains beyond
  • Rustic and strong, unique and comfortable 1,438 sf home lovingly built by owner
  • 2 bedrooms, 1 ba (2nd bdrm is upstairs loft)
  • Full workshop below house
  • Off grid but with electricity available approximately 400' away
  • Power supplied by diesel generator and has a propane fueled Generac backup
  • Large greenhouse in a sunny location
  • 80 X 24 operating sawmill
  • Numerous ancillary buildings
  • Nice apple orchard and underground storage
  • 2 huge water storage tanks

15079 Russell Valley Road
Truckee, California


39.4414194N, 120W

Hwy 89N out of Truckee to Hobart Mills. Turn left and go 4 miles. Veer left then right into Russell Valley. Follow Russell Valley Road to property. Call agent! Do NOT disturb owner.

$2,297/year (2022)


Marlene Boggs
Marlene Boggs

Cell: (530) 412-2897
Fax: (800) 994-3056

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Peggi Vernon
Peggi Vernon

Cell: (775) 225-8177

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Scott Ulch
Scott Ulch

Cell: (775) 240-3668
Office: (775) 424-1952
Fax: (707) 455-0455

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