This popular trailhead is the starting point for a hike out to Cascade Falls, or into Desolation Wilderness above Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe.
Northstar California, previously known as Northstar-at-Tahoe, is located near the north shore of Lake Tahoe and is home to over 3,000 acres of skiable terrain. The resort is known for its laid back atmosphere coupled with high-end luxury accommodations, shopping and dining.The resort is home to impeccable grooming, incredible tree skiing and a variety of terrain options suitable for any ability level. The resort also contains world-class terrain parks and a 22-foot superpipe designed by Olympian Shaun White.
Mountain Facts Average Snowfall 350 in (889 cm) Top Elevation 8,610 ft (2,624 m) Base Elevation 6,330 ft (1,929 m) Vertical Rise 2,280 ft (695 m) Rideable Acres 3,170 Lifts 20 lifts – 2 gondolas, 1 “Six Pack” high speed, 8 quads, 2 triples, 2 two lifts, 2 magic carpets Trails 100 Terrain Parks 7 Longest Run 1.4 miles (2.25 km) (Logger’s Loop) Snowmaking Coverage 1500 of 3170 acres Terrain 13% beginner
For more information about summer activities, including downhill mountain biking, visit northstarcalifornia.com.