2014-15 November Snow ReportSnowmaking has begun!4 Reasons to Love Early WinterQ&A With Northstar Pro Team Skier David WiseTop 4 Northstar Places To Stay
2014-15 November Snow Report

Sunday November 23, 2014 It has been an exciting opening weekend here at Northstar! We were able to kick off the 14-15 season with a light layer of fresh snow Friday morning which made conditions absolutely epic. The weather has been optimal for blowing snow due to the night time inversions we’ve been receiving. With these cold temperatures, […]

Snowmaking has begun!

The early November storm brought 4 inches of fresh snow to Northstar. With that, snowmaking kicked off on the mountain thanks to the largest, most powerful snowmaking system in North Lake Tahoe and a very experienced mountain operations team.   Northstar’s scheduled opening day is November 21st! New this season, all are invited to tōst, a tradition during which […]

4 Reasons to Love Early Winter

As I approach my third winter living in Tahoe, I’m beginning to gain a better understanding of the tides of the seasons. Spring has a fresh, renewed feeling. Summer is loud, warm and sometimes chaotic. Fall has a peaceful tone – the calm before the winter storm – there are usually one or two light snowfalls to get us […]

Pumps on Pedals: Ladies’ Ride Night at Northstar

If you’re a girl who has ever been on a bike, you’ve probably had an experience that nearly all women riders have had – hauling butt to keep up with the boys, and the frustration that typically ensues when, despite hauling butt, you can’t keep up or can’t get over that tricky rock. I started riding bikes when […]

Summer Trail Report

Andrew “Sully” Sullivan here, Northstar Bike Park trail crew manager and trail designer. In the spring on day 1 I drive around the mountain checking the trails, making a list of the maintenance and new trail builds that have to be done this summer. I take a quick break at the top of Livewire to […]