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Norden

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(3.3/5 based on 75+ reviews for 2 attractions)
Things to do: winter sports
Norden is a small unincorporated community in Nevada County, California, United States, about 9mi west of Truckee. The community is located on a former portion of U.S. Route 40 near Interstate 80 and lies along the historical First Transcontinental Railroad, 1.5mi west of Donner Pass.Near Norden is the Sugar Bowl Ski Resort, located in nearby Placer County.The Norden post office, named after the lake, opened in 1926, closed in 1943, and reopened in 1947, and is now closed.The place is named for Dr. Charles Van Norden, an official of the South Yuba Water Company. The dam was built in 1900 and the resulting lake was named after Dr. Van Norden.ClimateNorden has a Köppen Climate Classification of Hot-summer Mediterranean climate abbreviated as Csb, which is a dry-summer subtropical climate often referred to as "Mediterranean".
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