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    Last 24 Hrs
    SNOW

    Today's Snow Report

    Last updated 02/20/2017 at 06:45 AM

    NEW SNOW

    • 8" 24 HRS
    • 10" 48 HRS
    • 22" 7 Days
    • 5" Overnight

    SNOW DEPTH

    • 88 MID
    • 473 Total

    CURRENT CONDITIONS

    • Powder

    TERRAIN REPORT

    • Open Runs
      9795/100
    • Open Lifts
      20/20
    • Open Acres
      2813/3170
    • Open Terrain
      89%
  • 38°F
    HIGH
    27°F
    LOW
    WEATHER
    Rain/Snow and Breezy

    Today's Weather Forecast

    Last updated 1 hours ago

    • TODAY'S WEATHER

      Rain/Snow and Breezy
      38°F HIGH
      27°F LOW

      Rain/Snow and Breezy

    • TOMORROW

      Heavy Snow and Windy
      31°F HIGH
      19°F LOW

      Heavy Snow and Windy

    • WEDNESDAY

      Chance Snow
      25°F HIGH
      11°F LOW

      Chance Snow

    • THURSDAY

      Slight Chance Snow Showers
      23°F HIGH
      15°F LOW

      Slight Chance Snow Showers

    • FRIDAY

      Chance Snow Showers
      26°F HIGH
      16°F LOW

      Chance Snow Showers

    • SATURDAY

      Chance Snow Showers
      26°F HIGH
      13°F LOW

      Chance Snow Showers

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Book online or call 1.800.GO.NORTH (+1.530.562.1010) to speak with a local expert.

Summer Hiking

Guided Hikes

Perfect for a weekend retreat with the family or trekking solo, Northstar California's guided hikes are a wonderful opportunity to learn more about Northstar's natural history, flora, fauna, and hiking trails in a healthy and entertaining way.  These fun and educational hikes are offered throughout the summer during Bike + Hike Park operations, weather and conditions permitting.


Free Guided Hike Time* Rate Ability
All ages welcome 10:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. Free* Green CircleBlue SquareBlack Diamond
Come and join Northstar’s Hiking Guides to explore the breathtaking flora, fauna and vistas of the Sierra Nevadas. Our local guiding experts will take you on a journey through the pioneering history of Tahoe, local Washoe Tribe history as well as the geological marvels that created our beautiful mountains and lakes. Along the way you will come across information vista points that describe the Northstar Habitat Management Plan. Our guides will assess the group and help select a route, based on duration, distance and athleticism. The pace of the hike will be dictated by the slowest in the group. Nobody gets left behind! If you are seeking a more personalized hiking experience with one of our guides you can book private guided hikes based upon duration. Leashed four-legged friends are always welcome. Be sure to bring water + water dish.

*Weather and conditions permitting. Free Guided Hikes do not include a required $14 hiking ticket ($7 for kids age 5-12).


Required

Water, sunscreen and appropriate, durable footwear. A hat is recommended.


Tickets

Hiking tickets are available for purchase in the Village at Northstar at the Tickets & Season Pass Office or Summer Fun Center


Private Guided Hikes

Private Guided Hikes Times Rate Ability
2-hour Your choice $129 Green CircleBlue SquareBlack Diamond
3-hour Your choice $179  Green CircleBlue SquareBlack Diamond
6-hour 10:30 a.m. $229  Green CircleBlue SquareBlack Diamond

To make reservations, please call Northstar at 1.800.GO.NORTH 


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