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The Mountain at Northstar California

Free Mountain Programs

Ski with a Patroller at Northstar
Northstar California offers a number of free mountain programs for intermediate to advanced skiers and riders. Familiarize yourself to Northstar Resort's diverse mountain or let our Burton Snowboard Academy instructors help you develop your freestyle riding skills.

All programs are complimentary and offered on a first-come, first-served basis when conditions permit. 


Ski With A Patroller
Advanced skiers and riders ages 13+
Experience Northstar's expert terrain including Sawtooth Ridge and White Rabbit with a patroller.
Tours meet at the summit at 10:00 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays (weather permitting) through the end of the season; subject to availability and weather/conditions.
Mountain Tours
Intermediate and advanced (levels 5+) skiers and riders ages 13+
Get to know our mountain and the different lands at Northstar® Resort at our complimentary 1.5- to 2-hour "Meet the Mountain" tours.
When/Where:  9:30 a.m. at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe 
10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. at the entrance to the Arrow Express lift. There will be signage.

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