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Northstar-at-Tahoe Ski Resort - Nordic Center


[Trail Pass Rates, Equipment Rentals, Lessons & Packages, Child Care]

Cross Country Skiing in Tahoe at Northstar-at-Tahoe - Click to Zoom

Enjoy spectacular views of Lake Tahoe and Martis Valley from many of our 50 kilometers of groomed, scenic trails. Pack a lunch and stride, telemark or skate ski to one of the three warming huts with picnic tables located throughout the trail system. Demo state of the art skis and equipment by Fischer, Salomon and Redfeather snowshoes. Group and Private skiing lessons are offered daily for striding, skate and telemark with PSIA certified ski instructors.

Snowshoeing is offered on cross-country trails and two Lake Tahoe wilderness trails. There's a warming hut on the "Big Springs" cross country trail system. The hut is on the "Minglewood" trail and is easily accessible by beginners. All three of our warming huts offer water and complimentary hot drinks.

The Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe Center is located at Mid-mountain just past the Ski and Snowboard School. Trail fees include use of Big Springs Gondola and Echo lifts (Echo may not operate daily).

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Trail Pass Rates

Adult (13+) Kids (5-12) Cross Country Skiing on the top of the mountain
All-Day XC $25.00 $12.00
All-Day Snowshoe $20.00 $10.00
Senior 65+ All-Day $10.00 N/A
Parent's Predicament $63.00 N/A
Gondola Pass $10.00 N/A
Couple snowshoeing in Tahoe at Northstar-at-Tahoe - Click to Zoom

Nordic Equipment Rentals

Adult (13+) Kids (5-12)
All Day Combo (skis, boots & poles)
Skis Only
Boots Only
Poles Only
Sled (to pull small children)

Cross Country Stride, Skate and Telemark Lessons & Packages

Your ears are not used to it. Up here, it's just the sound of silence. 1,500 acres worth, 50km of groomed trails that wind and dip through snow-filled forests and end up overlooking Lake Tahoe or viewing the High Sierra's. We offer lessons from our certified instructors and have the most up-to-date rental equipment in the area. So get out here and enjoy the quiet of winter. It is a beautiful sound!

We offer lessons in all styles of Nordic Skiing: Telemark, Striding and Skating. Prices do not include trail pass or rental.

The Nordic Ski & Snowshoe Center is located Mid-Mountain just past the Ski & Snowboard School. Call: (530) 562-2475 for more information.

  • Lessons
    • Beginner Group Lesson
      • Adult $31.00, Child $19.00
    • Package (Lesson, trail pass, rentals)
      • Adult $65.00, Child $37.00
    • Private Lessons (rentals)
      • Adult $119.00
    • Semi Private Lessons
      • Adult $169.00
  • Telemark
    • Demo Package
      • Adult $61.00
    • Demo with Lesson Purchase
      • $29.00
    • Private Lesson
      • Adult $119.00
    • Semi-Private lesson
      • Adult $169.00

Minors' Camp

Minors’ Camp offers state licensed child care for children ages 2 - 4 (must be toilet trained). Learn-to-ski is available for children ages 3 - 4.

Minors’ Camp is located at the Golf Course Clubhouse. CA license #293610610. Reservations recommended (530) 562-2278.

Peak season 12/18/06 - 12/31/06, 01/13/07-01/15/07, 02/17/07-02/19/07

  • Options available in Minor's Camp
    • All Day - 8:30am-4:30pm
      • Includes child care, lunch and snacks.
        • Peak Season - $99.00/Regular Season $79.00
    • Afternoon Only - 12:15 - 4:30pm
      • Includes child care and snacks
        • Peak Season - $109.00/Regular Season $89.00
Photos and information courtesy Northstar-at-Tahoe Nordic Center

Northstar Dr. off Hwy. 267, 6 miles from Truckee or Kings Beach
P.O. Box 129, Truckee, California 96160
Nordic Center (530) 562-2475, Lodging Reservations (800) GO-NORTH(466-6784), Office & Conditions (530) 562-1010
E-mail: Northstar-at-Tahoe

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