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Northstar at Tahoe

  There are 17 lifts here, and they are in great condition. This ski resort has a vertical drop of 2,280 feet which is a nice drop. This ski area obtains stronger snowfall than the local average every winter. This is a fuller-scale than average ski hill with an average vertical drop when compared to other west coast ski areas. This ski mountain has so much good snow, 29 feet every year, and that is an incredibly tremendous coverage. The snowboarding and the
    skiing in California is so much fun every day of the winter season. Getting a little bit of good exercise and getting out of the house for a while are good motives to come. Northstar at Tahoe has a much lower than average percentage
of advanced and expert runs and a much higher than average share of beginner and intermediate slopes. Having the skiable territory being 2,420 acres being deficient in skiing territory wonít happen. The gorgeous landscape of the California mountains and the really good ski trails have many people coming here. Northstar at Tahoe has an ok set of slopes and a splendid pick of great ski lifts. Northstar at Tahoe is a wonderful ski hill with loads of different runs; it  
wonít leave anyone bored. On this slope you'll encounter 70 different ski runs; there's a fine array to satisfy everyone. This is a family friendly ski hill with a load of green and blue runs. The highlands of California covered in great snow are a great spot for snowboarding and skiing. The Northern Sierra Nevada covered in great snow is a great spot for snowboarding and skiing. If you'll be staying in a hotel, you're in luck, places to stay are available in the vicinity of the bottom area, but if you donít have reservations, you could end up snoozing in your automobile. Please refer to the ski run map of Northstar at Tahoe on this page for information. Whether you're skiing or snowboarding, in this general vicinity, you'll find loads of ski areas. The highlands of the Northern Sierra Nevada make for a great panorama.

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Hotels Near Northstar at Tahoe ski area, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

1.1 miles away
The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, Truckee
1.7 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Tahoe-Truckee, Truckee
3.3 miles away
Firelite Lodge, Tahoe Vista
4.7 miles away
Tahoe Vistana Inn, Tahoe Vista
4.9 miles away
Pepper Tree Inn, Tahoe City
5 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn, Tahoe City
5.1 miles away
Resort At Squaw Creek, Olympic Valley
6.4 miles away
PlumpJack Squaw Valley Inn, Olympic Valley
8.3 miles away
Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa & Casino, Incline Village
12.8 miles away
Hyatt High Sierra Lodge, Incline Village
12.9 miles away
Zephyr Cove Resort, Zephyr Cove
18.6 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


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These outdoors activities are available near Northstar at Tahoe ski area.
 Ski Areas Near Northstar at Tahoe ski area:
Granlibakken, California , 6 miles away
   300 foot drop, 2 lifts, 1 runs
   0% Expert & Adv.
   75% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Squaw Valley, California , 9 miles away
   2850 foot drop, 33 lifts, 177 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   45% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Alpine Meadows, California , 9 miles away
   1802 foot drop, 14 lifts, 100 runs
   35% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Homewood, California , 10 miles away
   1650 foot drop, 8 lifts, 56 runs
   35% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   15% Beginner
Tahoe Donner, California , 10 miles away
   600 foot drop, 4 lifts, 14 runs
   0% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   60% Beginner
Diamond Peak, Nevada , 14 miles away
   1840 foot drop, 6 lifts, 30 runs
   36% Expert & Adv.
   46% Intermediate
   18% Beginner
Donner Ski Ranch, California , 14 miles away
   750 foot drop, 7 lifts, 52 runs
   25% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Sugar Bowl, California , 14 miles away
   1500 foot drop, 13 lifts, 85 runs
   38% Expert & Adv.
   45% Intermediate
   17% Beginner
Boreal, California , 16 miles away
   500 foot drop, 10 lifts, 41 runs
   15% Expert & Adv.
   55% Intermediate
   30% Beginner
Mt. Rose, Nevada , 17 miles away
   1800 foot drop, 8 lifts, 60 runs
   50% Expert & Adv.
   30% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
 Whitewater Near Northstar at Tahoe ski area:
Truckee River, Placer / Nevada County , 7 miles away, Class II-III - 27 miles long (Stampede Meadows Road to Floriston)
Truckee River, Nevada / Sierra / Washoe County , 11 miles away, Class III - 8 miles long (Farad Powerhouse to Verdi)
Truckee River, Washoe County , 17 miles away, Class I-III - 8 miles long (Verdi to Mayberry Park)
 Trails Near Northstar at Tahoe ski area:
Granite Chief Trail, Placer , 10 miles away,  5.2 hiking miles, 2105 feet elevation difference
Pacific Crest Trail - section 14, overlapping , 10 miles away, 54.3 hiking miles, 2897 feet elevation difference
Mount Rose Trail, Nevada , 10 miles away, 6.2 hiking miles, 1022 feet elevation difference
 Golf Courses Near Northstar at Tahoe ski area:
Northstar At Tahoe Golf Course, Truckee , 2 miles away
Lahontan Golf Club, Truckee , 2 miles away
Timilick Golf Club, Truckee , 3 miles away

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