The Northstar Mountain Master Plan (NMMP) outlines mountain improvements proposed at the resort over the next 10 to 15 years
that are consistent with guest feedback and designed to enhance the overall experience, as well as the environment, at the resort.
What We Are Excited About
Expanded Ski Terrain | Enhanced Lift Configuration | Upgraded Parking Experience
#NEWNORTHSTAR'S $1 Billion Story
The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe: at your service, just steps away
The on-mountain living experience begins with The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, an exclusive five-star resort hotel just a short stroll away. Mountainside owners receive a 2 year membership to The Ritz-Carlton Spa, while also enjoying a full array of other hotel amenities.
Schaffer’s Camp & The Tahoe Mountain Club Membership
Mountainside owners automatically become members of the exclusive Tahoe Mountain Club. The club provides fun and exciting activities for entire family. Schaffer’s Camp, located high atop Northstar is a private paradise in the trees.
Mountainside at Northstar - Major Announcements Coming
All new master plan with intrepid amenities and intelligent real estate offerings, all located between The Ritz-Carlton and the Village at Northstar. It will be an innovative approach to service and adventure experiences. Stay tuned for updates.
Zephyr Lodge and The Promised Land Express Chair Lift
Zephyr Lodge is the newest addition, offering a casual on–mountain dining experience with expansive views of the Sierra Crest. Other dramatic improvements include 170 acres of adventurous new ski terrain and the addition of The Promised Land Express Lift.
The Village at Northstar: A Family Friendly Mountain Wonderland
Northstar Village is a vibrant alpine community located at Northstar California/ The Village is an inviting mix of specialty boutiques, art galleries, cafes and restaurants, all circling an open-air ice rink.
Full of Intriguing Opportunities for the Entire Family
Grab a latte. Go shopping. Indulge in a wine tasting. Make figure eights. Or cozy up by the fire with friends in rink-side cabanas for hot cocoa and s’mores. At The Village at Northstar, life is full of intriguing possibilities.
New At Northstar
Europe Is Now Epic!
- The Epic Pass is the ONLY multi-resort pass to offer significant access to European resorts
- The Epic Pass also features unlimited, unrestricted access to world-class resorts in Colorado, Utah and Tahoe for just $809
- Epic Pass holders now have access to the best skiing in six countries
- The deadline for the lowest price is Monday, Sept. 5, 2016
Stargazing Snowshoe Tour
On December 29th, take advantage of the dark skies above Northstar on a snowshoe tour and telescopic viewing with star guide and poet Tony Berendsen. The 2 to 2.5 hour guided tour begins at the Cross Country Ski, Telemark & Snowshoe Center at 5pm. Each tour will include a laser tour of the stars and constellations, a telescopic viewing using top-of-the-line Celestron telescopes, and a chance to relax around a fire pit with wine and hot cider.
Mountain Table Dinner
The Mountain Table Dinner Series offers guests a unique dining experience in our iconic Zephyr Lodge. This dinner will feature wines from Bonny Doon Vineyard which will be complemented by a menu featuring locally and regionally sustained produce and proteins. Guests will not only enjoy a fantastic menu, breath taking views, and live music, but there will be a few surprises along the way! Northstar is excited to donate a portion of proceeds to a local non-profit for each dinner of the series, as part of our EpicPromise program. Dates are January 13th, February 3rd, 24th and March 17th.
Tree Lighting Ceremony
Join Northstar in The Village on Saturday, November 26th, by the skating rink, to kick-off the holiday season with our Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony!
Northern Lights Festival
The Northern Lights return for the 3rd Annual celebration taking place on Saturday, December 10th, during which kids and families partake in a day and evening of light-filled revelry and activities, glow-in-the-dark face painting, balloon twisting, and games along with DJ's and live music on the Village Stage and of course, a fireworks spectacular to finish the evening!
Ski, Tost & Be Married!
Northstar California will host a group wedding ceremony as part of tost on Tuesday, February 14 at 2 p.m. The ceremony will be complimentary for anyone who wishes to profess their love, renew their vows or actually be married!
Starting on December 1st and every Thursday following until December 22nd from 5:00 - 8:00pm in the Village at Northstar
Enjoy s'mores by the fire, free ice skating, hot cocoa, shopping specials, holiday carolers, photos with Santa and more.
New Year's Eve Celebration
Celebrate with your family & friends in The Village at Northstar! Enjoy live music, ice skating, roasting s'mores by the fire, and an amazing fireworks show at 9:00pm.