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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

Manzanita Terrace Just outstanding. Do not miss.
Euro Snack The $5 Le Waf is a sugary carb bomb delicious piece of joy after skiing.
3001 Northstar Dr, Truckee CA — (530) 581-0600
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
The Old Post Office Cafe A local's favorite place. Leave a good tip. Everything is good here.
Suger Pine Cakery Friendly folks and yummy espresso
Moe's Original Bar B Que I liked the shrimp sandwich.. The place has fantastic seats.. The staff is fine.. 8/10
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.
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
Coffeebar Bakery Decent coffee and an ok croissant
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.
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