Northstar, California 96161
Discover Northstar California. Enhancing the Lake Tahoe North Shore with a people-friendly vibe, Northstar is where you find a ski resort lodging built on thoughtfulness and social interaction.
Themed outdoor movies and resort mountain biking color the summer. In the winter, ice skating and delicious Lake Tahoe skiing – even on windy days because the ski resort is on the lee side of the breeze – will brighten your days.
And now, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe claims its first Lake Tahoe address. Featuring ski-in, ski-out access, paired with exceptional luxury for those ready to indulge in a sophisticated mountain retreat.
Crooner Bing Crosby hosted his first “Crosby” tournament clambakes there in 1934 and 1935.
Northstar California Fun Fact
Did you know? Originally named “Timber Farm,” Northstar was a former lumber site. The name was changed to Northstar-at-Tahoe in 1972 when the mountain opened for skiing.
Things To Do
Northstar California is a downhiller's paradise. Rugged terrain and gnarly features will challenge and thrill you. Our downhill and freeride bikes are the perfect match to the terrain we have to offer. Helmets are required...VIEW DETAILS
Free lift served hiking or scenic gondola and chairlift rides. Hop on the Gondola, Tahoe Zephyr or Vista Express for a scenic ride to the top of the mountain. Picnic, hike, or look for wildlife once you're at the top.VIEW DETAILS