05 June 2012

Northstar California™ Resort Hosts Annual Beerfest & Bluegrass Festival on July 14, 2012

With summer just around the corner, Northstar California Resort is gearing up for the Annual Beerfest & Bluegrass Festival.  One of North Lake Tahoe's favorite summer events, the Beerfest & Bluegrass Festival will feature music from the nation's top Bluegrass bands, over 25 of the finest local and regional breweries, special children's treats and activities on the skating rink.
04 June 2012

Jim Larmore Named New Director of Mountain Operations at Northstar California™ Resort

Northstar today announced the appointment of Jim Larmore as its new Director of Mountain Operations. Larmore will assume responsibility for the management of all on-mountain operations for the resort, and will report directly to Bill Rock, vice president and chief operating officer at Northstar. Larmore will begin his new position on June 7, 2012.
16 May 2012

Northstar California™ Resort Golf Course Opening Friday, May 18

Offering the best resort golf experience in Tahoe, Northstar will open all 18 holes of the golf course for play on Friday, May 18. The driving range, pro shop, Martis Valley Grille and instruction programs are already accessible to those interested in teeing it up in the mountains.

Offering two distinct nines, the Northstar golf course appeals to the senses and will challenge golfers of every level. Through June 28, golfers are invited to play all 18 holes for just $60 per person, or $40 after 1 p.m. Greens fees include use of a shared cart. During the summer season, greens fees are just $80 per person, with twilight rates (after 1 p.m.) priced at just $60. Early Birdie and afternoon rates are also available for those interested in playing just nine holes or after 4 p.m. (some restrictions apply).
 

14 May 2012

JJ Grey & Mofro Debut at Star Sessions: Northstar Concert Series on June 22 at Northstar California™ Resort

JJ Grey & Mofro will bring their old school rhythm & blues and down-home roots rock ‘n’ roll to kick off the inaugural Star Sessions: Northstar Concert Series in the Village at Northstar on Friday, June 22. Pre-sale General Admission tickets go on sale Tuesday, May 15 for $22 and will be available for purchase at the Tickets & Season Pass Office in the Village at Northstar or by calling 1-800-GO-NORTH.  Day-of General Admission tickets will also be available on Friday, June 22 for $28 at the Tickets & Season Pass Office. Ticket prices inclusive of all ticketing and service charges.

03 May 2012

Three Northstar Ski & Snowboard School Instructors Selected to Join PSIA and AASI National Demonstration Teams

Northstar California Resort proudly announced today that three of its ski and snowboard school instructors – Mike Hafer, Ryan Christofferson and Chris Hargrave – were selected to be part of the PSIA and AASI National Demonstration Teams for the term running from 2012-2016. Each demonstration team position is highly coveted, with only 24 positions available to be filled every four years by members from across the country. Between Northstar and its sister resort, Heavenly, seven of the 24 spots were filled.
25 April 2012

Northstar California™ Resort to Host Complete Lineup of Special Events This Summer

Summer events in North Lake Tahoe are starting to line up, with Northstar California Resort in Truckee gearing up to host a variety of special events that will include star gazing tours, a new summer concert series, cross-country and downhill mountain bike events, a stop of the Tough Mudder event series, food and wine events and much more.

25 April 2012

North Lake Tahoe Resort Offers Summer Activities and Family Fun for All Ages

As the temperatures rise and the seasons change, Northstar is gearing up for the return of summertime activities in the mountains. From guided hikes to roller skating, geocaching, tennis and fly fishing instruction, Northstar is a ‘must visit’ this summer.
25 April 2012

Northstar California™ Resort to Open All 18-Holes of the Golf Course May 18

The Northstar golf course anticipates an early season with all 18-holes scheduled to open Friday, May 18, 2012, weather and conditions permitting. The par-72 golf course incorporates Tahoe’s wooded and mountainous landscapes into two distinct 9-hole settings that will both challenge a golfer’s skills and appeal to his and her senses. 
18 April 2012

Northstar California™ Resort Gears Up for Summer Mountain Biking Season

With the summer season quickly approaching, Northstar is gearing up for the mid-June opening of its popular mountain bike park, the return of instruction programs for those interested in getting into the sport or progressing their skills, and a calendar full of cross-country and downhill biking events.
12 April 2012

Vail Resorts Closes Its Acquisition of Kirkwood Mountain Resort at Lake Tahoe, Calif.

BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 12, 2012 — Vail Resorts, Inc. announced that the Company has closed on its acquisition of Kirkwood Mountain Resort at Lake Tahoe, California.