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SKI USA - Lake Tahoe

Northstar

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A great family ski resort with a modern ski village. There are 3,170 skiable acres with 60% intermediate terrain to cruise the groomers on. Northstar was awarded the “Best Ski Mountain for Families, 2014 Editor’s Choice” by Outside Magazine.

Accommodation is on the slope side with a 9,000 square feet skating rink taking centre stage. Enjoy the skating or keep warm by the fire pits while enjoying S’mores a traditional biscuit, chocolate and marshmallow treat. Only approximately a 10-minute drive to Lake Tahoe.

 

RECOMMENDATION

Want to get some local tips take a 2 hour complimentary Mountain Tour on Friday to Sunday at 10.00am & 1.00pm starting at the bottom of the Arrow Express Chairlift. You must be an intermediate skier or rider, but is a great way to familiarise yourself with the mountain..



FACTS & STATS



 
Base Elevation

BASE ELEVATION


2,475 metres / 8,120 feet

Peak Elevation

PEAK ELEVATION


3,527 metres / 11,570 feet

Vertical Rise

VERTICAL RISE


1,052 metres / 3,450 feet

Annual Snowfall

ANNUAL SNOWFALL


878 centimetres / 346 inches

trails

TRAILS


193

Lifts

LIFTS


33

Skiable terrain

SKIABLE TERRAIN


1,283 hectares / 3,170 acres

Season

SEASON


November to April



ACCOMMODATION


 

NORTHSTAR

Village at Northstar

★★★★

The village at North Star lodging is spread over several buildings with some of our HOTSKI clients recommending Iron Horse, Northstar Village, and Catamount. All of these are located on the mountain conveniently close. Walk to the lifts, skating rink, Starbucks, restaurants, stores, and the Big Springs Express Gondola. Choose from hotel to three bedroom options.

 


ACTIVITIES


Mountain Tours

Mountain Tours

Get to know the mountain and surrounding area of Tahoe by taking a complimentary mountain tour.

Movie theatre at Northstar

Movie Theatre at Northstar

When you just want to chill out after a day of skiing and boarding head to the on mountain movie theatres right in the village. Located on Copper Lane near the entrance to the Village at Northstar across from TC’s Pub, The Village Cinemas feature two screens, with one containing 96 elevated stadium seats, and the second containing 45 elevated stadium seats.

Crafts at the Villager Candle Shop

Craft at the Villager Candle Shop

Spend a stormy winter afternoon making candles, painting pottery, creating your own stuffed bear, or making a mosaic. The shop located next to Chocolate Bar in the Village at Northstar is warm, rustic, and cosy. The light scent of candles fills the room, bringing back memories of your childhood as you create new ones.



GETTING THERE


  • LOCATION
  • 69 kms north of Reno

  • CLOSEST AIRPORT
  • Reno Airport

  • TRANSFER
  • 1.5hrs from Reno

  • CAR HIRE
  • Yes from Reno Aiport. It is also possible to drive from San Francisco which is approximately 5hrs.

  • FLIGHT
  • Fly to Los Angeles or San Francisco and connect with a domestic flight to Reno.

    Please note there are several options available for flights. Contact us today at infoski@hot.co.nz



OTHER SKI RESORTS IN LAKE TAHOE

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OTHER SKI RESORTS IN THE USA

COLORADO
Aspen MountainAspen Snowmass  Beaver Creek  Breckenridge  Copper Mountain  Keystone  Vail
UTAH
Canyons (Park City)
WYOMING
Jackson Hole

 

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