Northstar-at-Tahoe is a family oriented Resort located in the beautiful Sierra Nevada mountains of California just off Highway 267, six miles south of the historical town of Truckee and six miles north of beautiful Lake Tahoe. Northstar has a new village featuring 35 unique shops and restaurants, a conference center, 9,000 square foot skating rink and much, much more.
No need to have an automobile once you arrive, a free shuttle service is a one minute walk from your front door to anywhere in the resort as well as service to Lake Tahoe and the town of Truckee.
A recreation center is located adjacent to the Village. Amenities include large guest swimming pool, adult only lap pool, toddler pool, children's play area, large guest spa, two adult only spa's, full gym, tennis courts, teen game and TV room, men and women's locker/dressing rooms, sauna and lots of lounge chairs so you can do nothing! Extra's including daily activities for kids and adults as well as on-site Massage.
A winter sport enthusiast's paradise, Northstar offers 89 ski trails spread across 2,904 acres, award-winning terrain parks and snow sports including alpine and Telemark skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, snowshoes and tubing plus ice skating. Rentals are available for all sports including snowmobiles. There is also a licensed childcare center for children from ages 2-6 with a ski lesson option. Other ski resorts including Squaw Valley are only a short drive away.
Summer activities include mountain biking, golfing, scenic lift rides for sightseeing and hiking, river rafting, fly-fishing, bungy jumping and more. The village ice skating rink turns into a roller skating rink in the summer! A few of the lake activities include para-sailing, power boating, jet skiing, fishing, kayak and water skiing ... or take a cruise to beautiful Emerald Bay ... or take in our famous Shakespeare Festival at Sand Habor.
Reno, 45 minutes away, north shore Stateline, about a 12 minute drive, and South Shore Lake Tahoe, about 45 minutes around the lake, offer 24/7 casinos, nightlife and fabulous live entertainment!
Plus the new 5 Star Ritz Carlton is scheduled to open at Northstar's mid-mountain December 2009!
I suggest you visit www.Northstarattahoe.com for additional information and current activities.
Cultural/Tourist Attractions, Children's Activities, Public Parks, Restaurants/Bars, Spa, Health Club, Tennis, Golfing, Outdoor Biking, Beach/Swimming, Boating/Sailing, Surfing/Windsurfing/Kitesurfing, Canoe/Kayaking, Horseback Riding, Hiking, Climbing, Skiing/Snowboarding
Pack a picnic and drive around beautiful Lake Tahoe! Lots more ... I'll leave a list
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