Clair Tappaan Lodge hosts a variety of special events each year, from community dinners and slide shows, to outdoor gear demos and yoga retreats. Additionally, many official Sierra Club Outings use our facility as their home base for outdoor fun in the Truckee-Tahoe region. Below you will find a current list of events scheduled at Clair Tappaan Lodge. Like us on Facebook for updates and additional information about things happening at the Lodge.


Our Thanksgiving Feast and Holiday Information will be posted soon.  Please check back.                                                                                                     


Lodge closed for Special Events – Did you know that you can rent out Clair Tappaan Lodge? Clair Tappaan is the perfect setting for group activities. From schools and families, to weddings and corporate retreats, birthday parties and family reunions, everyone can find a unique and memorable experience at our Lodge. Meeting facilities, catering services, and outdoor programs can all easily be arranged. Call 530-425-3632 or email for special group pricing and availability.         

Check out our latest issue of our Sierra Club Newsletter from Clair Tappaan Lodge Support Team …… Spring 2019 Clair Tappan Lodge Newsletter – Goshawk.  It has lots of great information about our upcoming Events and Happenings at Clair Tappaan Lodge.  

Click the link list of events and activities in the area at  Truckee/North Lake Tahoe Area and the Donner Summit Association’s website. 

Take a virtual trip to Donner Summit today by checking out the Sugar Bowl webcams.

Check out our Facebook page for updated Event listings! 

Did you know you can reserve Clair Tappaan Lodge for Exclusive Use?  Check out our Wedding Page or contact the Lodge for more details. 

If you are unable to come to our Fundraiser for our Environmental Education Program on September 20-22 (see above), you can still make a donation.  Please make your check out to Clair Tappaan Lodge, and please make sure you note that your donation is for our Environment Education Program.  Mail your check to:  Clair Tappaan Lodge, P. O. Box 36, Norden, CA 95724. 



June 23-29  Family Fun and Service at Clair Tappaan Lodge, Tahoe National Forest, CA    Register here.

June 25-30  National Outings Training Trip:  Day Hikes & History at Sierra Club’s Oldest Lodge, Tahoe Nation Forest   Register here

July 7-12   Sierra Sampler, Tahoe National Forest California     Register here.

July 14-19   Just for Grandparents and Grandkids, Tahoe National Forest, California    Register here.

July 28-August 3  Painting Along the Sierra Trails, Tahoe National Forest, California   Register here.

August 25-31   LGBT + Service at Clair Tappaan Lodge, Tahoe National Forest, California     Register here.

August 26-September 1   Service and Stewardship with the Truckee Donner Land Trust California   Register here.

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