31 January 2012

Northstar California™ Resort to Host Tough Mudder Event September 22 & 23, 2012

Northstar California Resort today announced it will host the Tough Mudder event series in North Lake Tahoe on Saturday, September 22 and Sunday, September 23, 2012. Tough Mudder events are 10-12 mile obstacle courses designed by British Special Forces to test all around strength, stamina, mental grit, and camaraderie. With the most innovative courses, half a million inspiring participants, and more than $2.5 million dollars raised for the Wounded Warrior Project, Tough Mudder is the premier adventure challenge series in the world.
27 January 2012

HEAVENLY AND NORTHSTAR CONTINUE TO OPEN NEW TERRAIN AFTER RECEIVING

Fresh off a powerful Lake Tahoe snowstorm that dropped over four feet of new snow over three days, Heavenly Mountain Resort and Northstar California Resort have announced that they will open more new terrain for the upcoming weekend. The new natural snowfall combined with two resorts’ expertise in snowmaking and grooming allow them to lay claim to the most open trails and finest surface conditions Lake Tahoe has to offer.
27 January 2012

HEAVENLY AND NORTHSTAR CONTINUE TO OPEN NEW TERRAIN AFTER RECEIVING

Fresh off a powerful Lake Tahoe snowstorm that dropped over four feet of new snow over three days, Heavenly Mountain Resort and Northstar California Resort have announced that they will open more new terrain for the upcoming weekend. The new natural snowfall combined with two resorts’ expertise in snowmaking and grooming allow them to lay claim to the most open trails and finest surface conditions Lake Tahoe has to offer.
21 January 2012

Heavenly Mountain Resort and Northstar California™ Resort Open Even More Terrain with Storm Systems Moving Through Tahoe

Paired with Conditions Created by Snowmaking, Resorts to Leverage Natural Snowfall to Provide Skiers and Riders with Most Open Terrain in Lake Tahoe and Most Complete Mountain Resort Experiences
12 January 2012

Northstar California™ Resort to Host ‘S’moresapalooza’ This Weekend

Northstar California Resort is calling all s’mores enthusiasts to participate in S’moresapalooza in the Village at Northstar this weekend. An event first at Northstar, S’moresapalooza will feature a s’mores eating contest, s’mores stacking contest – to see who can build the largest s’mores stack – and a mass s’mores roast around the fire pits in the Village at Northstar. Resort guests are invited to participate in the festivities, scheduled to take place in the afternoon on Sunday, January 15.

31 December 2011

Northstar California™ Resort to Open 22’ Shaun White Signature Superpipe This Weekend

Northstar today announced it will open its 22’ Shaun White signature Superpipe to the public for the first time tomorrow, Saturday, December 31. Featuring 22-Foot walls and a length of more than 500 feet, the Superpipe is located on the Cat’s Face trail accessible via the Vista Express chairlift, and unlike most Superpipes, was constructed completely of snow.
23 December 2011

Vail Resorts Launches New Six-Resort “Play It Safe” Slope Safety Campaign

The Play It Safe campaign is a multi-faceted, comprehensive campaign aimed at addressing slope safety by communicating how guests can ski and snowboard more responsibly and still have a great time. All six of the Company’s resorts are implementing enhanced on-mountain Play It Safe messaging across a variety of channels and in critical locations, such as terrain park exits and areas where trails merge, to reach skiers and snowboarders of all ages. Vail Resorts is also working on video communications with sponsored Olympic and world champion ski and snowboard athletes Lindsey Vonn and Shaun White who share the company’s safety vision.

20 December 2011

Northstar California™ Resort Announces Official Grand Opening of New Zephyr Lodge and Promised Land Express Chairlift

With $30 million in capital projects now complete, today Northstar hosted the official grand opening of its new on-mountain restaurant, the Zephyr Lodge, as well as the Promised Land Express, a new express quad chairlift providing access to two new trails and a new ski pod in the resort’s most popular terrain area.

15 December 2011

Northstar California™ Resort Opening More Lifts, Trails and Lookout Mountain This Weekend

Mother Nature continues to offer cold temperatures, and Northstar’s snowmaking and grooming teams are taking full advantage of it. The resort announced today that it will open even more terrain this weekend, giving resort guests access to more than a quarter of its 97 trails, and the best snow surface conditions in Lake Tahoe. In addition, snowmaking efforts are nearing completion for the resort’s 22’ Shaun White signature Superpipe, with plans to open it over the Christmas holiday.