In the central Sierra Mountains, Tuolumne County real estate in Strawberry attracts hikers, fishers, and snow lovers to the Stanislaus National Forest. Home to 84 full-time residents in 2010, Strawberry CA real estate includes over 300 existing homes, mostly vacation homes.
Strawberry homes and cabins are east of Sonora CA real estate and the Mother Lode on California State Route 108, about 22 miles past Twain Harte real estate. Nearby communities close to Dodge Ridge include Pinecrest, Leland Meadows, Cold Springs, and Peter Pam.
Investing in a cabin or mountain home in Strawberry or one on the river means year round recreation for residents and guests—or wonderful Tuolumne income property near Dodge Ridge Ski Resort, Pinecrest Lake, Strawberry Hiking Trails, Snowmobiling, Nordic Skiing, Fishing, Horseback Riding, and the Leland High Snowplay Area.
The Tuolumne County mountain homes in Strawberry feature large secluded lots with scenic views of the river and forests. Most prices range from $350,000 to $550,000. Occasionally small historic cabins come on the real estate market at lower prices.
Local winter activities center at Dodge Ridge Wintersports Area in the Stanislaus National Forest, a ski and snowboard resort featuring a favorite sledding and tubing hill. One of the oldest national forests, Stanislaus offers plenty of recreation as it spans four counties in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Strawberry features many excellent trails, including the loop around 100 promising fishing holes in the Cherry Creek watershed from Cow Lake Meadow Lake base camp. Beardsley Lake is known for excellent trout fishing. Accessible only to hikers or on horseback, Camp Lake in the Emigrant Wilderness north of Yosemite is away from it all.
Yosemite National Park is nearby. The very adventurous explore its northern portion, including the remote Flora Lake along with Lovers Leap, a large granite dome featuring technical climbing challenges. Tahoe-Yosemite Trail Section 6 with its awesome views goes from Kennedy meadows to Tuolumne Meadows, past lush greenery, granite and metamorphic peaks, and sparkling lakes and creeks.
Summit Creek Trail follows the historic pioneer Emigrant Trail used to cross the Sierra. The Clark Skidmore traveled the Emigrant Lake Trail, a longtime favorite with anglers. In addition, the Strawberry Branch of the California Sugar Pine Railway is a Tuolumne County historic attraction accessible via private trails.
Children attend Pinecrest Elementary School and Twain Harte Middle School in the Twain Harte-Long Barn School District and Sonora High School.
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Strawberry homes near Dodge Ridge for sale