Northstar California Begins Snowmaking for 2013-14 Ski Season (WITH VIDEO)

Snowmaking Has Started at Northstar California from Northstar California Videos on Vimeo.


Northstar, located on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe, is scheduled to open November 22, and the resort is starting to make snow for the 2013-14 ski season.

Skiers and riders can also still buy a season pass, which is currently priced at $469. A variety of pass options at Vail Resorts are still available, including:

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  • Epic Pass - Unlimited access to 12 resorts and five free days at Verbier Switzerland, Arlberg Austria and Les 3 Vallées, France. Access includes 26 resorts in four countries. Adult price is $729 and $379 per child.
  • Epic Local Pass - Access to all Vail Resorts in the U.S. with limited restrictions. Pass holder tickets are available for $52 during blackout dates at Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood and $65 at Canyons. Adult price is $569, $429 per teen and $289 per child.
  • Tahoe Local Pass - Unlimited access to Northstar, Heavenly and Kirkwood. Adult price is $479, $369 per teen and $229 per child.
  • Tahoe Value Pass - Access to Northstar, Heavenly and Kirkwood with limited restrictions. Adult price is $439, $329 per teen and senior, and $219 per child.

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