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Year round play ground on the Truckee River

Bedrooms 4
Space sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Note: The Wirth Cabin is located in the Sierra Nevada

mountains. Weather can be can be extremely unforgiving

at times. You must be prepared for these events!

This four bedroom, vacation home is located on a beautiful, private setting on the Truckee River just minutes from Squaw Valley, Truckee and Tahoe City. Great year round fun, hiking and

bikeing up the Truckee River to Tahoe City. Skiing at Squaw Valley and Alpine Medows just minutes away. Fishing and floating down the Truckee River. Just enjoy the peaceful setting of the Wirth Cabin. Available for long term leases as well.keep in mind the Sierra Nevada may have extreme weather , especially in winter. Please be prepared!!

Property Manager
Mark H Wirth
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 28, 2017

About Mark H Wirth

The Wirth home on the Truckee River is located close to many area attractions, ski resorts and to the towns of Truckee and Tahoe City.

Why Mark H Wirth chose Lake Tahoe North Shore

The property is right on Truckee River. Large A-frame cabin that sleeps up to 8-10 people. The dining table will seat the entire group.

What makes this cabin unique

Great house at a great price. Perfect for a family reunion or a ski trip or to just relax on the deck and watch the river and do nothing. No need to drive any where once there. Swim, float, fish, sun bath, or hike through the beautiful National Forest right out your front door. Truckee, Squaw Valley and Tahoe City are

just minutes away


Truckee Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 4 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
  • King size beds (1), Double(2), Twin or Single Beds (4), Sleep sofa (1) (note) any time there is over 6 people the owner must be notified.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Cabin can accommodate up to 10 .Anytime there is more than 6 people the owner must be informed.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

Year round play ground on the Truckee River
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The owner came over and fixed the heat. At 7 degrees it was needed. But he was super apologetic and got a fire started for us.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely place for a family and friends vacation

  • 5 of 5

We arrived at Christmas day and left today, January 1. Mark was amazing, always making sure everything worked at the house. The house is very spacious and the location could not be better😀

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: James thanx for staying at the Wirth Cabin. You and your family and friends are great. Please try and visit the Wirth Cabin again. Sincerely Mark H Wirth.
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Great place and pretty isolated

  • 5 of 5

Love that there is a river in the backyard that you can get to.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanx Marvin, hope you enjoyed the jacuzzi rock in the river.
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Please don't TELL!

  • 5 of 5

I almost don't want to write this since I have NO interest in other people finding out about the place....but I felt I owed it to Mark since he is the MAN!! Cant say enough good things about this cabin and its the kind of place I want to stay when riding Powder!

Thanks Mark!

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanx Mark for the review. The powder is still comming. Maby we will see you In May for the great Spring Skiing and Riding. Who knows maybe we will see In June as well, this winter has the signs of July skiing and riding. Thanx Again for helping to keep the spirit of the Wirth Cabin alive. Mark Wirth
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Great property and location

  • 5 of 5

We all had a great time at the Wirth property. Mark, the property owner, made sure we were prepared and was in contact a couple times during the weeks leading up to the stay. He also met us in Truckee and escorted us to the house, which was fortunate since it would have been difficult to find otherwise. The house was beautiful and situated just above the Truckee River, with a small sled run leading towards the river. The house is perfect for those skiing Squaw, with the turnoff from Highway 89 just 1.5 miles from the Squaw entrance. We did all our shopping in Truckee, which was about 10 minutes away if there was no traffic from skiers. Highly recommend having breakfast at least once at the Squeeze Inn in Truckee. Stopped there on the way home and it's what breakfast should be. Great stuff.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanx for staying at the Wirth cabin. Come stay at the Wirth cabin this summer. The Truckee River will be full with all sorts of potential play time.
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A wonderful place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this cabin. The owner was very considerate. He had everything ready for us. The cabin is clean and cozy. It has that true 'cabin in the woods' feel - that we have missed in other larger housing developments up here. It was truly beautiful being right on the river with a nice area to explore. Thank you!

In the winter, just be prepared/forewarned because there is no garage. But that wasn't a problem for us at all!

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanx for staying at the Wirth Cabin. And Thanx for the help by leaving The cabin tidy.
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House is 5 minutes from Squaw Valley- 10 minutes from Truckee, 10 minutes from Tahoe City


Rates & Availability

Truckee Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 22 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350
cleaning fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Check in 4 pm check out 11 am changes my be made to times upon Managers approval

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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