Visiting Northstar at Tahoe
Helpful resort information to assist planning your trip to Northstar at Tahoe.
- Season opens28 Nov 2020
- Season closes18 Apr 2021
- Restaurants | Bars4 | 4
- Nearest Airport Reno
- Nearest Train Station Truckee Depot
- Tourist Office Website
- Tourist Office Phone+5305621010
Northstar at Tahoe Features
The terrain at Northstar at Tahoe includes:
- Terrain Parks1
- X-Country65.0 km
- Ski Hire—
What's it like at Northstar at Tahoe resort?
Northstar at Tahoe is the pride of the Booth Creek network of winter resorts. Now, almost three decades mature, Northstar at Tahoe offers an excellent family experience. Its vertical drop is 2,280 feet and its longest run (out of 70) is nearly 3 miles. Northstar at Tahoe has a mix of runs; 25 percent beginner and advanced, and 50 percent intermediate. Ski or ride on 2,240 acres of terrain. 200 acres of advanced terrain have been added, accessed by a new high speed quad. This terrain has a 1,200-foot vertical drop and a 35 percent pitch. Northstar at Tahoe recently completed a $2.5 million upgrade to their snow-making system. There are 260 on-site condos that accommodate 2 to 10 persons. There is no facility for overnight campers. Closest motels to Northstar at Tahoe are at Tahoe itself and in Truckee.
Explore Northstar at Tahoe Location Map
Interactive Northstar at Tahoe trail map and piste map. View the piste and trails as well as the surrounding terrain and mountain contours for backcountry action. Find and compare nearby resorts by clicking on the resort markers.
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What's the snow currently like in Northstar at Tahoe?
A summary of the current snow conditions in Northstar at Tahoe. View more information on the Northstar at Tahoe detailed snow report page.
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Visitor Reviews of Northstar at Tahoe
Jon Driscoll from United Kingdom writes:
I have been boarding in Tahoe (Northstar at Tahoe) for the last 6 years and Northstar was a gem that I only discovered 3 years ago and it's the reason I return to the States every year! The boarder parks are top notch with just the right levels of beginner, intermediate and advanced, coupled with this there are a lot of steep tree runs through powder to explore. The main piste runs are all nice and wide for beginners and there are a varied amount of runs to choose from. Food is good on the mountain with a wide choice of meals and the main town is great for apres-ski shopping. There are no picture perfect views of the lake at Northstar but the drive from Heavenly (40 mins max) skirts the lake with some fantastic vistas to stop off at and take in the scenery. If you are going to Tahoe you must visit Northstar. You will not be disappointed!
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