Northstar California

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Vital Stats for Northstar California:

  • 3,170 acres
  • Base Elevation: 6,329 ft (1,929 m)
  • Top Elevation: 8,610 ft (2,624 m)
  • VerticalDrop: 2,281 ft (695 m)
  • Official Site: northstarcalifornia.com

Food & Drink

After the Ski Line: Local Favorites

The Lodge at Big Springs Chilly Pepper's has pretty good Mexican food.
3001 Northstar Dr, Truckee CA — (530) 562-2466
Manzanita Terrace Just outstanding. Do not miss.
Zephyr Lodge at Northstar Get a large salad at the salad bar for $11.80 with your season pass discount. Pile it on big time and split it with a friend - you'll be full...
5001 Northstar Dr, Truckee CA — (530) 562-2267
Schaeffer's Camp Now with WiFi!
Northstar, Truckee CA — (530) 562-2512
Suger Pine Cakery Friendly folks and yummy espresso
Moe's Original Bar B Que Good food and reasonably priced. Not the greatest bbq
120 Grove St, Tahoe City CA — (530) 583-4227
Syd's Bagelry Huevos rancheros bagel. Add bacon.
Rosie's Cafe Order the Zucchini loaf. Just like moms, and en entire loaf for $6!
The Bridgetender Try the waffle fries.
Bill's Rotisserie Amazing tri tip burritos best enjoyed with a beer on the slopes
Village Pizzeria Get the garlic chips. Just do it. And be changed forever.
New Moon Natural Foods Five "C's" salad and Fish Tacos delicious. SOrder ahead if you are in a hurry. Otherwise, shop the organic produce section for excellent quality and value.
Panda Express The fried rice has huge chunks of egg in it, a pleasant surprise.
Truckee Bagel Company don't forget about the original location on Deerfield Rd...better parking than safeway!
Tahoe House Bakery & Gourmet Store Deena makes the best everything. And omgomgomg eat the chinese chicken salad or meat loaf sandwich. Oh...Having free wifi doesn't hurt either.  
Tacos Jalisco Order a Wet Burrito = AMAZING
Taco Station Tacos Mexicanos are excellent! Carne Asada they use is cooked perfectly
Smokey's Kitchen It's the only BBQ game in town and it hits the spot when you're craving it but not great bbq.
Six Peaks Grille Their Sunday brunch is a thing of beauty.

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