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
New for 19/20 Season
New for 19/20 Season
- Access Sun Valley, Snowbasin, Rusutsu-Japan, and the 17 Peak Resorts ski areas, including Hunter Mountain and Mount Snow!
- The Epic Pass features unlimited, unrestricted access to 60 world-class resorts in Europe, Canada, Colorado, Utah and Lake Tahoe.
Beginning on December 29th, explore the dark skies above Northstar California on a snowshoe tour viewing the cosmos above with Star Guide and poet, Tony Berendsen. The 2 – 2.5 hour guided tour begins at the Cross Country Ski, Telemark & Snowshoe Center at 5 p.m. Enjoy S'mores and hot cocoa next to a fire pit.
New! Michael Mina's
From the culinary mind of Chef Michael Mina, comes Bourbon Pub. A concept proven in the San Francisco Bay Area and transplanted to the Sierra. Northstar's rendition of Bourbon Pub will offer a casual atmosphere with reinvented pub fare such as Truffle Tater Tots, Al Pastor Pork Ribs, and Fennel Stuffed Salmon. Experience Bourbon Pub in the winter of 2019.
Friday November 22nd - Sunday, November 24th celebrate the beginning of a new EPIC season in the Village at Northstar. There will be live music, face painting, ice skating, activities and, of course, s'mores!
Since we know how much you love s’mores, The Northstar California Resort culinary team is putting a delicious spin on the original recipe around the Village at Northstar rink on select Saturdays with creative delicious s’mores recipes to try! Dates: Dec. 21, Jan. 18, Feb. 1 & 15, March 7 & 14.
Spring It On!
On Saturday, March 28 come take your chance at crossing Northstar's pond in our annual pond skim, costumes are highly encouraged! There will be plenty of entertainment for those who'd prefer to soak in the sun and spectate.
Every Friday November 29th through December 20th from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm the Village at Northstar becomes a Winter Wonderland featuring live music, ice skating, face painting, activities and Santa Claus himself.
New Year's Eve
Ring in 2020 with the ones that you love in the most pristine spot to watch fireworks. We'll have music all afternoon into the evening with fireworks starting at 9pm.