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May 20, 2016
May 20, 2016

Northstar California Golf Course Scheduled Opening - May 20, 2016 - Weather and Conditions Permitting.

View Northstar California Golf Course Information Here

 
 
May 27, 2016
May 27, 2016 - May 30, 2016

2016 Northstar California Bike Park Opening Weekend! More info to come! *Weather and conditions permitting.

Purchase Bike Park Passes and Lift Tickets here.

 
 
June 18, 2016
June 18, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Enduro Race Series

This rapidly growing discipline combines the physical endurance of cross-country mountain bike riding with the technical difficulty and excitement of downhill mountain bike racing. The 2016 Enduro Races will consist of a minimum of two timed Special Stages linked together by un-timed Transfer Stages. The timed Special Stages will be a variation of downhill courses. The un-timed Transfer Stages could require uphill pedaling and the use of our chair lifts to get to each Special Stage. There will be no assigned start times at the Special Stages. Racers will start the Special Stages every 40 seconds in no particular order. The competitor in each category with the fastest combined time from the Special Stages will win the event. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race.

Date: June 18, 2016

Register Here

 
 
June 19, 2016
June 19, 2016


Tahoe Trail 100 Preview

Join Julie Young, 2011 Tahoe Trail 100 winner and current amateur national mountain bike cross country champion, and Andy Buckley, Northstar California Senior Director of Resort Services, for a FREE Tahoe Trail 100 Course Preview. Two preview rides will be offered this summer: 

  • Sunday, June 19 | 9:00 am Start Time
  • Sunday, July 3 | 9:00 am Start Time

What the course preview includes: 

  • Overview of the Course (One Lap) 
  • Race Tips and Tactics
  • On-Course Tips
  • Q&A and more...

Interested guests should meet in front of the Adventure, Guiding, and Learning Center in the Village at Northstar at 8:45 am and be ready to ride at 9:00 am. Participants should bring everything they need for a 50K cross-country mountain bike ride. The ride will take approximately 4 hours and helmets are required. The clinic is free.  All participants will be required to sign a Northstar waiver upon arrival. 

If you plan to attend, please RSVP to Julie Young


 
 
June 19, 2016
June 19, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Downhill Race Series

Downhill Mountain Bike enthusiasts are offered the perfect conditions for downhill racing on Northstar California’s terrain and can compete against one another all summer long during the Downhill Mountain Bike Race Series featuring 20 divisions for men, women and juniors to compete in. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted on the Day Lodge Deck with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin at approximately 3:30 pm (or a half hour after the final competitor finishes).

Downhill Race 1

Course: Boondocks

Date: June 19, 2016

Register Here

 
 
June 24, 2016
June 24, 2016 - September 02, 2016

Women mountain bike riders of all ages and ability levels are invited to come join our Pumps on Pedals evening rides. Pumps on Pedals evening rides are free clinics where women can work on their downhill, freeride and cross-country mountain biking skills with instructions from our female bike academy coaches.  Pumps on Pedals creates an atmosphere that is perfect for women to make friends, develop new skills, and explore the trails that Northstar has to offer. 

Lift tickets for these evening rides are $28.

Bikes and all necessary equipment are available to rent through the Northstar Bike Shop.

Interested ladies should check-in by 4:45pm in front of the Big Springs Express Gondola.

If a guest needs to rent equipment of purchase a lift ticket: Guests should plan to arrive by 4:15pm and head to the Northstar Bike Shop located in the Village of Northstar by the roller skating rink.      

 
 
June 26, 2016
June 26, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Downhill Race Series

Downhill Mountain Bike enthusiasts are offered the perfect conditions for downhill racing on Northstar California’s terrain and can compete against one another all summer long during the Downhill Mountain Bike Race Series featuring 20 divisions for men, women and juniors to compete in. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted on the Day Lodge Deck with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin at approximately 3:30 pm (or a half hour after the final competitor finishes).

Downhill Race 2

Course: Vista Short Course

Date: June 26, 2016

Register Here

 
 
June 30, 2016
June 30, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Cross-Country Race Series

Cross-Country Mountain Bike riders are invited to test their skill at the Northstar California XC Mountain Bike Races held on-mountain throughout the summer. A variety of courses offer terrain suitable for intermediate to expert riders; with race classes for Beginner to Expert racers. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin approximately one half hour after the final competitor finishes.

Cross-Country Race 1

Course: 

Date: Thursday June 30, 2016

Register Here

 
 
July 2, 2016
July 02, 2016

For the tenth consecutive year, the Beerfest & Bluegrass Festival returns to Northstar California! Join us July 2nd from 3pm to 6:30pm in the Village at Northstar™ for North Lake Tahoe's favorite summertime event featuring live music from top Bluegrass bands, over 30 local and regional breweries on tap, special children's treats and activities, and so much more! 

-July 2nd
-The Village at Northstar
-3pm – 6:30pm
-Tickets go on sale in May!
- Must be 21 with valid ID


 
 
July 3, 2016
July 03, 2016


Tahoe Trail 100 Preview

Join Julie Young, 2011 Tahoe Trail 100 winner and current amateur national mountain bike cross country champion, and Andy Buckley, Northstar California Senior Director of Resort Services, for a FREE Tahoe Trail 100 Course Preview. 

  • Sunday, July 3 | 9:00 am Start Time

What the course preview includes: 

  • Overview of the Course (One Lap) 
  • Race Tips and Tactics
  • On-Course Tips
  • Q&A and more...

Interested guests should meet in front of the Adventure, Guiding, and Learning Center in the Village at Northstar at 8:45 am and be ready to ride at 9:00 am. Participants should bring everything they need for a 50K cross-country mountain bike ride. The ride will take approximately 4 hours and helmets are required. The clinic is free.  All participants will be required to sign a Northstar waiver upon arrival. 

If you plan to attend, please RSVP to Julie Young


 
 
July 7, 2016
July 07, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Cross-Country Race Series

Cross-Country Mountain Bike riders are invited to test their skill at the Northstar California XC Mountain Bike Races held on-mountain throughout the summer. A variety of courses offer terrain suitable for intermediate to expert riders; with race classes for Beginner to Expert racers. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin approximately one half hour after the final competitor finishes.

Cross-Country Race 2

Course: 

Date: Thursday July 7, 2016

Register Here

 
 
July 9, 2016
July 09, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Cross-Country Race Series

Cross-Country Mountain Bike riders are invited to test their skill at the Northstar California XC Mountain Bike Races held on-mountain throughout the summer. A variety of courses offer terrain suitable for intermediate to expert riders; with race classes for Beginner to Expert racers. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin approximately one half hour after the final competitor finishes.

Cross-Country Race 3

Course: 

Date: Thursday July 9, 2016

Register Here

 
 
July 10, 2016
July 10, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Downhill Race Series

Downhill Mountain Bike enthusiasts are offered the perfect conditions for downhill racing on Northstar California’s terrain and can compete against one another all summer long during the Downhill Mountain Bike Race Series featuring 20 divisions for men, women and juniors to compete in. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted on the Day Lodge Deck with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin at approximately 3:30 pm (or a half hour after the final competitor finishes).

Downhill Race 3

Course: Gypsy 

Date: July 10, 2016

Register Here

 
 
July 21, 2016
July 21, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Cross-Country Race Series

Cross-Country Mountain Bike riders are invited to test their skill at the Northstar California XC Mountain Bike Races held on-mountain throughout the summer. A variety of courses offer terrain suitable for intermediate to expert riders; with race classes for Beginner to Expert racers. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin approximately one half hour after the final competitor finishes.

Cross-Country Race 4

Course:

Date: Thursday July 21, 2016

Register Here

 
 
July 28, 2016
July 28, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Cross-Country Race Series

Cross-Country Mountain Bike riders are invited to test their skill at the Northstar California XC Mountain Bike Races held on-mountain throughout the summer. A variety of courses offer terrain suitable for intermediate to expert riders; with race classes for Beginner to Expert racers. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin approximately one half hour after the final competitor finishes.

Cross-Country Race 5

Course:

Date: Thursday July 28, 2016

Register Here

Brewmasters Dinner Series
 
July 31, 2016
July 31, 2016

The Northstar culinary team will partner with innovative breweries to meticulously pair 5-courses of seasonally inspired dishes with mouthwatering craft beers.   This will be a 3 dinner series featuring a different brewery and menu each evening.  Guests will dine al fresco in overlooking the Martis Valley.       

- July 31st, August 26th, Sept 3rd
-Martis Valley Grille
-6pm – 9pm
-Tickets go on sale in May -$65 in advance or $75 the day of
-Must be 21 with valid ID


 
 
July 31, 2016
July 31, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Downhill Race Series

Downhill Mountain Bike enthusiasts are offered the perfect conditions for downhill racing on Northstar California’s terrain and can compete against one another all summer long during the Downhill Mountain Bike Race Series featuring 20 divisions for men, women and juniors to compete in. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted on the Day Lodge Deck with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin at approximately 3:30 pm (or a half hour after the final competitor finishes).

Downhill Race 4

Course: Vista Mix

Date: July 31, 2016

Register Here

 
 
August 13, 2016
August 13, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Enduro Race Series

This rapidly growing discipline combines the physical endurance of cross-country mountain bike riding with the technical difficulty and excitement of downhill mountain bike racing. The 2016 Enduro Races will consist of a minimum of two timed Special Stages linked together by un-timed Transfer Stages. The timed Special Stages will be a variation of downhill courses. The un-timed Transfer Stages could require uphill pedaling and the use of our chair lifts to get to each Special Stage. There will be no assigned start times at the Special Stages. Racers will start the Special Stages every 40 seconds in no particular order. The competitor in each category with the fastest combined time from the Special Stages will win the event. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race.

Date: August 13, 2016

Register Here

 
 
August 14, 2016
August 14, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Downhill Race Series

Downhill Mountain Bike enthusiasts are offered the perfect conditions for downhill racing on Northstar California’s terrain and can compete against one another all summer long during the Downhill Mountain Bike Race Series featuring 20 divisions for men, women and juniors to compete in. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted on the Day Lodge Deck with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin at approximately 3:30 pm (or a half hour after the final competitor finishes).

Downhill Race 5

Course: Sticks & Stones

Date: August 14, 2016

Register Here

Brewmasters Dinner Series
 
August 26, 2016
August 26, 2016

The Northstar culinary team will partner with innovative breweries to meticulously pair 5-courses of seasonally inspired dishes with mouthwatering craft beers.   This will be a 3 dinner series featuring a different brewery and menu each evening.  Guests will dine al fresco in overlooking the Martis Valley.       

-August 26th, September 3rd
-Martis Valley Grille
-6pm – 9pm
-Tickets go on sale in May -$65 in advance or $75 the day of
-Must be 21 with valid ID


Brewmasters Dinner Series
 
September 3, 2016
September 03, 2016

The Northstar culinary team will partner with innovative breweries to meticulously pair 5-courses of seasonally inspired dishes with mouthwatering craft beers.   This will be a 3 dinner series featuring a different brewery and menu each evening.  Guests will dine al fresco in overlooking the Martis Valley.       

-September 3rd
-Martis Valley Grille
-6pm – 9pm
-Tickets go on sale in May -$65 in advance or $75 the day of
-Must be 21 with valid ID


 
 
September 4, 2016
September 04, 2016


Northstar California Bike Park: Downhill Race Series

Downhill Mountain Bike enthusiasts are offered the perfect conditions for downhill racing on Northstar California’s terrain and can compete against one another all summer long during the Downhill Mountain Bike Race Series featuring 20 divisions for men, women and juniors to compete in. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted on the Day Lodge Deck with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin at approximately 3:30 pm (or a half hour after the final competitor finishes).

Downhill Race 6

Course: The Livewire Classic

Date: September 4, 2016

Register Here