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Northstar California Resort

Parking at Northstar


*Note: Currant Drive at the end of Northstar Drive is closed due to construction. Please use Big Springs Drive to access the Village View Parking Lots.*

Drop off the family and gear while you go park your vehicle! The Auto Drop is located just above the Transit Center shuttle circle at the entrance to the Village at Northstar, and is for drop-off and pick-up only; no parking or unattended vehicles will be allowed at any time. There are 2 lanes (left and right) dedicated to drop-off and pick-up and 1 lane (center) dedicated to through traffic. Tahoe Mountain Resorts Lodging has 2 dedicated check-in spaces.


Preferred Parking
Winter
After
10am
After
11am 
Midweek
$20 $10  -
Weekends and Holidays
$40 - $20 
Holiday (December 21 - Jan 3, January 18, February 15 - 21)
$40 - $20 

Guests can park in Northstar's preferred parking lot adjacent to the Village at Northstar, just steps to the Big Springs Express Gondola and Village shops, restaurants, skating rink and activities.

Preferred parking is available 7 days/week for paying guests or those with a valid Northstar parking permit. Please note that Preferred Parking is open, with or without a permit, after 3:00PM daily. Space is limited. NO guest drop off is allowed in Lower Paid Parking at ANY time; please use the Auto Drop for this purpose.

Parking rates are per vehicle, per day.

Premium Parking Regular Reserved
Premium parking is located at the lowest end of the Transit Center adjacent to the Loading Dock. The Premium parking lot operates Saturday – Sunday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

*Limited advanced Reserved Premium Parking is also available beginning December 28. Click here to reserve your space in the Premium Parking Lot before 11:00pm the night before you plan to arrive. Your space will be saved just for you until 4:00pm.

Open daily during high season - view calendar here.

Parking rates are per vehicle, per day.
$60
$100
Village View Parking
Winter
Summer
Located off of Big Springs Drive, day guest parking is available in The Village View Parking Lots (marked by yellow lettered signs). To remember where you parked, keep in mind that Village View Lots are lettered A - K.

In the winter, shuttles continuously run through the parking lot picking up guests and dropping them at the Transit Center, located in front of the Village at Northstar. Our goal is to have shuttles running consistently so that guests are not kept waiting more than six minutes for a shuttle! 

To get back to your vehicle, please wait at Post #8 at the Transit Center located at the entrance of Village at Northstar. Shuttles run from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. with expected wait of 6 minutes or less.

Post #8 - Village View lots A - K
FREE
FREE (no shuttle service)
Village Parking Map
Castle Peak Park + Ride
Winter
Summer
In the winter, guests will be able to park their cars closer to the entrance to Northstar Drive in the Castle Peak Park & Ride parking lots (marked by blue and red numbered signs) and take a shuttle to be dropped off directly in front of the Village at Northstar.  

In the winter, shuttles continuously run through the parking lot picking up guests and dropping them at the Transit Center, located in front of the Village at Northstar. Our goal is to have shuttles running consistently so that guests are not kept waiting more than six minutes for a shuttle.

To remember where you parked, keep in mind that Castle Peak Park + Ride lots are numbered 1 - 18. To get back to your vehicle, please wait at Post #1 or Post #2 at the Transit Center located at the entrance of Village at Northstar. 

  • Post #1 - Castle Peak Park + Ride "Blue Lots"
  • Post #2 - Castle Peak Park + Ride "Red Lots"
FREE N/A
Castle Peak Parking Map



ADA Accessibility
There are three van accessible ADA Parking lots for resort guests with Handicap Parking permits. Please note that you must display a handicap license or placard in your vehicle.

» ADA Parking + Resort Access


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