Lake Tahoe Skiing: Northstar California
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    Northstar Resort welcomes new learning programs in conjunction with Burton Snowboards. Northstar hosts renown park events, and keeps its terrain and features in award-winning shape, ranked third in the country by readers of Transworld Snowboarding Magazine.

    Facts

    Top elevation: 8,610 feet
    Vertical drop: 2,280 feet
    Skiable acres: 2,904
    Trails: 89
    Mid-mtn elevation: 6,800 feet
    Average snowfall: 350 inches
    Longest run: 1.4 miles
    Terrain parks: 8
    Superpipe: 1
    Halfpipe: 1
    Base elevation: 6,330 feet
    Open: Mid-November to Mid-April
    Snowmaking: 50 percent coverage


    Lifts

    Total lifts: 18
    1 gondola
    1 Six-Pack Express
    6 quad express chairs, 2 triple chairs
    1 double chair, 2 tow/surface lifts
    5 Magic Carpets


    Difficulty

    Beginning trails: 13%
    Intermediate: 60%
    Advanced: 27%


    Hours

    8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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