Several neighborhoods off Wedge Parkway include Galena Country Estates, Fallen Leaf townhomes, and Whites Creek Estates. These range from modest homes on small lots to larger properties along Whites Creek with tree lined roads. Prices range from the $200,000's to $800,000's for a single family home. The area is conveniently located to South Valley Sports Complex with soccer fields and walking paths, the Library and Raley's Center grocery store, Starbucks, shopping and dining.
The location is ideal, on the foothills of Mount Rose ranging from 4,700-4,900' in elevation, the temperatures can be 5 degrees cooler than the hot valley floor in summer. Reno boasts over 250 sunny days a year and this elevation gets cold enough for accumulating snow events in big Sierra storms. Wedge Parkway is located off Mt. Rose Highway, about 3 miles from Sierra Summit with world class shopping, dining, movie cinemas and seasonal farmers market Tuesdays and Saturdays, 12 miles from Mt. Rose Ski Area, 22 miles from North Lake Tahoe and 15 miles from the Reno-Tahoe Airport. Top ranking public schools Hunsberger Elementary School and Galena High School, along with private schools including Sage Ridge School serving 5th-12th grades, Bishop Manogue High School, Our Lady of the Snows, Brookfield School and Mountain View Montessori School serving preK-8th grade.