Sierra Canyon in Reno, Nevada is a Del Webb active adult community located on the south slope of the Peavine Mountains. It is the only age-restricted community in Reno that offers both new construction and resale homes. Clean air, no state income taxes, and the mild four season climate of northern Nevada make Sierra Canyon a perfect choice for those 55 and over.
Sierra Canyon will have over 1,200 homes and is part of the master-planned golf community of Somersett. Residents of Sierra Canyon enjoy access to Somersett's amenities, which includes the opportunity for membership at a private 18-hole golf course designed by Tom Kite and a par-3 course. Plus, the community contains a wide variety of inviting retail stores and a charming village center.
Sierra Canyon Amenities
At the center of Sierra Canyon is Aspen Lodge, Del Webb's 20,000 square foot clubhouse. To stay in shape, the Aspen Lodge provides an indoor heated lap pool, an aerobics room, a second story indoor walking track, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and tennis courts.
For relaxing after a busy day, Sierra Canyon residents can take advantage of an outdoor spa and hot tub. They can also enjoy the Sierra views along with their friends and neighbors by utilizing the spacious patio area at Aspen Lodge. For socializing indoors, the clubhouse provides a ballroom, a living room, and a community kitchen. Billiard tables and an arts and crafts room round out the atmosphere.
Sierra Canyon Homes & Real Estate
Despite million dollar Sierra mountain views, Sierra Canyon offers affordable single family homes with reasonable association fees. Construction started in 2004. The developer - Del Webb - offers new construction one, two, or three bedroom floor plans with two and three-car garages. Additionally, there is an assortment of pre-owned resale homes in Sierra Canyon available for immediate occupancy.
Del Webb in Reno has crafted the homes with some of the latest sought after floor plans and intimate designs. Kitchens are open to the family and dining rooms to suit modern lifestyles and easy entertaining. Signature upgrades, such as granite counters, tile floors, and stainless steel appliances, are generally included. Homes in the Sierra Canyon adult community range in size from 1,241 to 2,486 square feet.
Sierra Canyon Lifestyle
A full-time activity director is on hand to assist with activities such as community parties and events. Over 50 different clubs cater to interests from astronomy to wine. Each club is headed by a Sierra Canyon resident. For a little taste of Las Vegas, there are even poker clubs, and the clubhouse features its very own game room.
To experience the great scenery of Sierra Canyon at its best, clubs that cater to outdoor adventures exist as well. All clubs operate on convenient and different schedules, so the residents can partake of as many resident organized activities as they like.
Sierra Canyon is only a 10 minute drive from the closest hospital and fifteen minutes away from downtown Reno and the Reno International Airport. Downtown Reno offers many opportunities for gambling, and a huge mall. For quieter activities, Reno's Nevada Museum of Arts is a good option. Reno also has many year round festivals as well as a large variety of fine and casual dining spots. The surrounding area offers numerous ski resorts, several dozen golf courses, and even white water rafting. For great winter time options, Lake Tahoe is only a scenic 30 minute drive away from the Sierra Canyon community.
With the state capitol of Carson City and the historic, wild-west town of Virginia a short drive away, there is something for everyone in Sierra Canyon.
- Aspen Lodge - 20,000 Sq. Ft.
- State-of-the-Art Fitness Center
- Indoor Pool
- Outdoor Spa
- Indoor Walking Track
- Hobby & Game Room
- Arts & Crafts Studio
- 2 Tennis Courts
There are plenty of activities available in Sierra Canyon. Residents continually plan fun neighborhood events and activities. There are also numerous clubs and interest groups that meet regularly to participate in everything from cards and games to book discussions, hobby groups and more.
- Beginning Spanish
- Book Club
- Computer Workshop Group
- Cruise and Leisure Travel
- Downhill Ski Group
- Folk Dancing
- Garden Club
- Hiking and Snow Shoeing
- Investment Group
- Mah Jongg
- Neighborhood Watch Group
- Newcomer Greeting Group
- Pet Owner's Group
- Photography and Discussion Gang
- Ping Pong - Table Tennis
- Poker Group
- Rod and Reel
- Sierra Canyon Singers
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