Gorgeous Mountain View Living for Nevada Active Adults

Sierra Canyon boasts glorious mountain views, wonderful amenities, and beautiful ranch homes.
Sierra Canyon, Reno, NV
Sierra Canyon boasts glorious mountain views, wonderful amenities, and beautiful ranch homes.

With a prime location in Reno, Nevada, Sierra Canyon is a fabulous active adult community that includes sweeping mountain views, an amenity-rich clubhouse, and beautiful single-family homes. Highlights of this mid-sized Del Webb community include a state-of-the-art fitness center, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, hobby and game rooms, and outdoor recreations. Residents are also eligible for membership at the Somersett Golf and Country Club. 


Opened in 2004, Sierra Canyon is a Del Webb community which has plans for 1,250 single-family homes in a variety of sizes and styles. Sierra Canyon is located within the larger Somersett master-planned golf community, where residents have access to an even wider range of indoor and outdoor amenities. Active adult homebuyers aged 55+ can currently choose from available resale and new construction homes.

At the heart of Sierra Canyon, Aspen Lodge brings residents together with inviting social areas and diverse recreations. This 20,000 square-foot facility offers a comfortable living room, billiard tables, a community kitchen, an arts and crafts studio, and a multipurpose ballroom. The state-of-the-art fitness center provides cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, as well as an indoor walking track and an indoor swimming pool.

Outdoors, residents can gather at the resort-style pool for a refreshing swim, while tennis courts provide a great spot for some friendly competition. Residents also have the option of becoming members at the Somersett Golf and Country Club. This private club features a challenging 18-hole course designed by Tom Kite, as well as a par-3 course that is perfect for a quick game.

Beyond these diverse amenities, Sierra Canyon features a busy social calendar. Residents can enjoy card games, classes, and community events. Special-interest groups cover many topics, such as book discussion, bowling, computers, fishing, gardening, hiking, investment planning, meditation, photography, and travel.


Sierra Canyon’s affordable single-family homes are set against a spectacular mountain backdrop and accented by lovely landscaping. These homes were designed by Del Webb to specifically appeal to older active adults. One-story layouts offer easy maintenance and open floor plans that are light and airy. Kitchens open into spacious great rooms, while master bedroom suites include luxurious bathrooms and large walk-in closets.

Single-family floor plans available in Sierra Canyon range in size from approximately 1,241 to over 2,500 square feet. Most models include two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, and separate dens, although some homes have one or three bedrooms. Each model is designed with an attached two- to three-car garage as well.

At Sierra Canyon, thoughtfully designed homes, spectacular scenery, and resort-style amenities come together to create a community that appeals to many active adult retirees.

For more information on this community click here: Sierra Canyon – Reno, NV

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