We connect your love of adventure with the perfect place to retreat.

We are one of the largest independent home and community builders in the Central Cascades and we live by the motto; Adventure Outside. We design and build each home to enhance every aspect of a person’s life by connecting them to the outdoors. The Trailside Homes team is passionate about family, community, and sharing life through outdoor experiences. We love living in the mountains of the Central Cascades and are a central part of it’s community.

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Getting here is easy. Leaving is the hard part.

Nestled in the heart of the sun-drenched Central Cascades, just 60 minutes from Issaquah near historic Roslyn and Suncadia Resort, you’ll find Trailside at Woods & Steele, the perfect place for your new mountain home.


  • Large home-sites from 0.75 to 1.5 acres
  • Quality craftsmanship throughout every home
  • 135 private acres adjoining permanent open space
  • Commanding views of the stunning Stuart Mountains
  • Community center with pool and hot tub
  • Direct trail access from your back door to USFS land
  • Customizable floor-plans to suit every need and style
  • Rustic and contemporary designs from 1800-3600+ sq. ft.



Balancing land, location, design and architecture.

The result? A perfect legacy for you and your family. Trailside Homes design360TM is a unique and powerful design process where the location, land, architecture and interior design are seamlessly integrated. With your help, we balance your lifestyle goals with construction, design and the natural surroundings. High quality, low maintenance materials combined with amazing vistas and serene settings, provide remarkable comfort, beauty and livability. The result is pride of ownership and a place you’ll love to invite family and friends for generations to come.


We provide the canvas.  You paint the picture.

Wherever you choose to break ground we are proud of the home solutions we offer for those who seek the best in active outdoor lifestyle and stylish indoor living. Uniquely designed to deliver the very best in outdoor and indoor living experiences, we offer move in ready homes, carefully designed and easily personalized home plans as well as custom home building expertise to meet your specifications and realize your dream Northwest mountain retreat.



We’re neighbors to the homes and communities we list and sell.  Let us find your new home.

Trailside Real Estate is a full-service brokerage with in-depth knowledge and historical understanding of the Upper Kittitas County real estate market. Our focus is representing high-quality homes and land parcels in Suncadia, Cle Elum, Roslyn and Ronald – with an emphasis on communities and new construction.


So much fun to be had, you’ll simply have to live here.

Some of Mother Nature’s finest work is right outside your door. Thousands of acres and miles of trails wind through forest land, along riverbeds and rolling hillsides covered in wildflowers in summer, or snow for sledding in the winter. Adventure abounds with hiking, biking, four-wheeling, snowmobiling, fishing, kayaking, horseback riding, golfing and more. Escape the city for the fun of four seasons with your own mountain retreat.


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