Truckee, the Lake Tahoe town that gets its name from a Paiute word roughly meaning “Everything’s alright,” boasts a rich history. The Vacasa vacation rentals in Truckee are near the best Sierra Nevada mountain resorts. Truckee is ideal for families and groups seeking a variety of Tahoe adventures in a beautiful setting! Over 150 of thrit Truckee homes allow dogs—so feel free to bring Fido along. (Just make sure to check individual home listings for any limits on the number and size of dogs they allow).