Located in the rural ranching community of Smith Valley, Nevada, also known as the villages of Wellington and Smith where two lane roads and stop signs still exist, a true Western rural experience. No side walks, no traffic lights and no Starbucks!
Clean and cozy, is the cottage feel up upstairs quarters with panoramic valley and mountain views. Get a good nights sleep in the queen size four poster Sleep Number bed. Two additional guests can be very comfortable on Intex self inflating quality air mattresses.
20 miles east from Highway 395 in peace and quiet, featuring clear dark starry nights and clean dry air. Approximately 60 minute drive north to world famous Lake Tahoe and south to Bridgeport CA. and the historic ghost town Bodie CA. The gorgeous Eastern High Sierra Nevada Mountains are unsurpassed in spectacular beauty during any season, but visit during early autumn for spectacular fall colors as the Aspens turn golden, recently featured in Sunset Magazine.
Cyclists can enjoy the miles and miles of the wide open two lane country roads and the annual Death Ride over the Sierras.
Our nights are clear and starry due to high desert low humidity. Smith Valley is rated as one of the best for stargazing.
Bring your hiking boots, fishing pole, bicycle, motorcycle, boat, cross country skis, camera, or a good book if you just want to relax your mind and body.
Topaz Lodge for casino gambling, dining and lake views 20 minutes away.
NOTE* Local markets 25 to 35 miles away. Coffee and all the trimmings provided.
Scenic Smith Valley Nevada at 4800 ft elevation, is a historic cattle and hay ranching community located a stones throw from the spectacular Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains. The area is a destination for serious cyclists to ride the miles and miles of open two lane country roads, desert dirt bike/ATV trail riding, hiking, catch and release fishing and, spectacular star gazing.
We have horse facilities on the property and secure parking in the barn for your motorcycles. We have two mountain bikes available.
A few local eateries are short drives away on two lane country roads. Gambling and dining is about a 20 mile drive to Topaz Lake. Our property is on 20 acres, about a 75 miles from Reno.