You know you are a Truckee local ifandamp;#8230; | SierraSun.com
YOUR AD HERE »

You know you are a Truckee local ifandamp;#8230;

Submitted to aedgett@iserrasun.com
ALL |

TRUCKEE, Calif. andamp;#8212; You know you are a Truckee local if andamp;#8230;1. Snow in June is an inconvenience but not a surprise.2. You know The Richardson House is now a six-bedroom luxury vacation home.3. You know the large, white cross next to the Truckee Elementary School is a historic landmark, not a religious symbol holding up andamp;#8220;the fingerandamp;#8221; at the separation of church andamp; state.4. You know The Richardson House does not serve breakfast because it is not a Bandamp;B, unless you slip Chelsea a crisp Benjamin, then sheandamp;#8217;ll serve up whatever you like.5. You know where Hooligan Rock is and what its original purpose was; you donandamp;#8217;t just blindly drive by it on your way to fight the crowds at Safeway.6. You know The Richardson House is available to rent (yes andamp;#8211; the entire house, folks), and is perfect for family/friend gatherings, small weddings and corporate retreats.7. You know the little cemetery on the road to the current cemetery is a Catholic cemetery. It was developed the same year as the one on the top of the hill, making it neither andamp;#8220;olderandamp;#8221; nor andamp;#8220;newerandamp;#8221; than the other and shouldnandamp;#8217;t be referred to as the andamp;#8220;Old Cemetery.andamp;#8221;8. You know The Richardson House kicks back discounts for locals and their friends, contact chelsea@therichardsonhouse.com.9. You know the abandoned rooms on the corner of Jibboom andamp; Bridge Streets were built post war as a highway hotel and were never andamp;#8220;Cat Houses,andamp;#8221; no matter what your Uncle Jimmy told you.10. You know The Richardson House has not been a Bandamp;B for more than five years; no really, it is not a Bandamp;B!andamp;#8212; Chelsea Walterscheid, The Richardson House, house manager, 530-563-6874 or chelsea@therichardsonhouse.com

The Richardson House a luxury vacation home available for rent. Many local not-for-profit organizations enjoyed complimentary use of the house for their board meetings. A proud supporter of the community, a portion of the proceeds from every booking goes back to the Truckee Donner Historical Society. In addition, TRH is supporter of The Truckee Donner Land Trust, Trails andamp; Vistas and the Historical Haunted Walking Tour (to name a few).Please check out the web site to learn more about the Vacation Home, the people who run it, community partners and more at http://www.TheRichardsonHouse.com. Any more references to TRH as a Bandamp;B will result in a fine, which will be put right into Chelseaandamp;#8217;s pocket, I mean donated to a local charity.


Support Local Journalism

 

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Lake Tahoe, Truckee, and beyond make the Sierra Sun's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User