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Northstar at Tahoe - Northstar Ski Resort

Northstar at Tahoe: New look... new feel. Located in the beautiful Lake Tahoe region of the California High Sierras, Northstar Ski Resort, is celebrating the completion of the Village at Northstar resulting in 35 shops, galleries and dining options. Factor in a 9000 sq. ft. skating rink, outdoor seating, fire pits and more... and the Village is just the prelude to Northstar's mountain experience. Any fan of Lake Tahoe skiing will attest that Northstar Ski Resort really does offer an unbeatable winter snowboard or ski vacation. continued below

Main Mtn Phone:530.562.1010
Snow Phone:530.562.1330
Operational Season:Mid Nov-Mid Apr
Base Elevation:6330'
Summit Elevation:8610'
Vertical Drop:2280'
Annual Snowfall:400 in
Terrain Park(s):5
Skiable Terrain:2480 acres
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Trail Map - Northstar-at-Tahoe, Lake Tahoe, California

Ticket Prices:
Adult (19-64)Check website
Youth (13-18)Check website
Child (5-12)Check website
Senior (65 +)Check website
Child CareYes
Adaptive SchoolNo
Repair ShopYes
Day LodgeYes
On-Site LodgingYes


Northstar at Tahoe skiers and riders can explore 89 trails covering almost 3000 acres of varying terrain. Abundant novice and intermediate terrain covers the frontside, joining forces with the long vertical, double black diamonds of the backside, and innovative and abundant terrain parks for all levels, making Northstar a one stop shop for all snowsport enthusiasts. Northstar isn't just about skiing and snowboarding. Cross country skiers and snowshoers will also find solace on trails winding through the forest. Kids love the lift accessed snow tubing, with winter ice skating, icing on the cake.

During summer, the mountain comes alive with over 100 miles of lift accessed downhill mountain biking terrain. Factor in its close proximity to Tahoe and everything to do at the lake and you'll see Northstar offers a full menu of summer fun as wll. A longtime favorite of anyone who enjoys Lake Tahoe golf, the Northstar Golf Course gives summer visitors another great reason to stay right in Northstar. Add tennis, hiking, fly fishing, scenic lift rides, and even geocaching to the menu, and Northstar at Tahoe has got it going on. At the hub, the Village features outdoor movies, TGI Thursdays, and roller skating on the large rink. With a large variety of Northstar vacation rentals and lodging to choose from, you'll have no problem finding the perfect accommodations for your visit.

Various lodging options are available throughout the area, including one of the newest hotels in Lake Tahoe, the Ritz-Carlton at the base of the mountain. If you're staying at Northstar, resort guests have access to the extensive recreation center. There are plenty of additional lodging options available in nearby Truckee, and of course a large selection of Lake Tahoe vacation rentals to choose from only a 10 minute drive away.

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