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Excellence in Cuisine, Culinary Technique Demonstrations and Savory Tastes Converge at the 31st Annual Autumn Food and Wine Festival, September 9 – 11, 2016
15 August 2016

Excellence in Cuisine, Culinary Technique Demonstrations and Savory Tastes Converge at the 31st Annual Autumn Food and Wine Festival, September 9 – 11, 2016

The 31st Annual Autumn Food and Wine Festival returns to Northstar California Resort from Friday, September 9 through Sunday, September 11, inviting foodies spanning Northern California, Lake Tahoe and Reno to savor flavors of California. As Lake Tahoe’s most prestigious culinary celebration, the Autumn Food and Wine Festival continues to bring guests innovative teaching sessions with the addition of new experiences this year including a Star Tour wine pairing, the final phase of competition for Northstar’s Mountain Kids Cook-Off, a family movie night with delicious wines for adults age 21 and over to enjoy, and much more.
Last Chance to Purchase Tahoe’s Best Season Pass at the Guaranteed Lowest Price for the Best of Tahoe Resorts
24 August 2016

Last Chance to Purchase Tahoe’s Best Season Pass at the Guaranteed Lowest Price for the Best of Tahoe Resorts

Last year, El Niño rewarded skiers and snowboarders with up to 450 inches of snow at Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood. Now La Niña is on its way with OnTheSnow.com predicting above average snowfall for the 2016-17 winter season. With the Tahoe Local Pass, skiers and snowboarders will have access to every powder day at Lake Tahoe’s best resorts. As skiers and snowboarders plan their winter vacations, they’ll want to secure the guaranteed lowest price on Lake Tahoe’s most valuable season passes – the Tahoe Local and Tahoe Value passes - by Monday, Sept. 5.
TOUGH MUDDER RETURNS TO TAHOE
06 June 2016

TOUGH MUDDER RETURNS TO TAHOE

Following a highly successful event last June, which brought over 10,000 participants to Northstar California Resort, Tough Mudder will return to Truckee once again to host Tough Mudder Tahoe on June 11 & 12, 2016. The 10+ mile course featuring signature Tough Mudder obstacles is the ultimate test of physical & mental strength, stamina and teamwork. Featuring winding trails and steep mountain climbs, the Tahoe course forces participants to dig deep and embrace the challenge. Registrations are now open for the event and can be purchased by visiting: https://toughmudder.com/events/2016-tahoe
Onset of March Brings One to Four Feet of New Snow to Colorado, Utah and Lake Tahoe Regions; Western Storm Patterns Deliver Unprecedented Snow Conditions for Spring Skiers
11 March 2016

Onset of March Brings One to Four Feet of New Snow to Colorado, Utah and Lake Tahoe Regions; Western Storm Patterns Deliver Unprecedented Snow Conditions for Spring Skiers

Eagle/Summit County, CO, Park City, UT, Lake Tahoe, CA/NV - Simultaneous snow storms spanning the western U.S. have added one to four feet of fresh snow within one week. Epic Pass holders are a step ahead and free to move about the country to savor more than a foot of fresh powder at Colorado’s Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, and Keystone resorts, a foot of new snow at Utah’s Park City Mountain, and two to four feet of new snow at the Lake Tahoe region’s Heavenly, Northstar California and Kirkwood resorts. Additional snow and storm patterns are forecast throughout each of the three regions in the approaching week.
Fresh Snow Descends upon Bay Area Discovery Museum During Snow Days Family Fundraiser Friday, Dec. 12 through Sunday, Dec. 14
11 November 2014

Fresh Snow Descends upon Bay Area Discovery Museum During Snow Days Family Fundraiser Friday, Dec. 12 through Sunday, Dec. 14

The Bay Area Discovery Museum welcomes winter with real snow during the Snow Days Family Fundraiser Friday, Dec. 12 through Sunday, Dec. 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day.  

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The Bike Park Opens Early

The Northstar Bike Park is opening early this year! With recent rain (and a bit of snow), the dirt is wet and loamy, making for what could be the best opening conditions ever. We’ve be running Village Express (Big Springs Gondola is currently undergoing a retrofit, and will re-open in mid-June) as well as Zephyr ...

2014-15 February Snow Report

Tuesday February 17, 2015 Here at Northstar California Resort our snowmakers and snow surfaces team work hard to provide our mountain with the best conditions possible, regardless of what Mother Nature sends our way. Along with our natural snowfall, we ensure quality snow surfaces with the use of our state-of-the-art snowmaking systems on every zone of the ...

Northstar Gear Guide

As you prepare for your trip, we know you’re on the hunt for the best gear to make sure you look and feel good in any weather. That’s why we’ve put together this custom gear guide, featuring gear that’ll give you the best possible experience at Northstar. Read on to learn the ins and outs of each piece ...

Direct Flights from NYC to Tahoe!

On January 13th, JetBlue announced it would offer direct flights from JFK International Airport in New York to Reno-Tahoe International Airport. This will be the first time daily non-stop service has ever been offered between these locations, creating a new thoroughfare for New York skiers to access Lake Tahoe and Northstar. This flight, which has ...

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