Truckee, CA Jan. 30, 2004 (Press Release) -- Northstar-at-Tahoe gets guests out of the car and onto the slopes quicker with its convenient location and complimentary shuttle options servicing Reno, South Lake Tahoe and neighboring North Lake Tahoe and Truckee communities. By offering a convenient and comfortable ride to the resort, Northstar encourages its guests to sit back, relax and enjoy the scenic ride to the mountains.
To help guests reach their destination with ease, Northstar offerscomplimentary shuttles to/from Reno. The Aztec shuttle operates daily from Dec. 20, 2003 to March 28, 2004 and picks-up at 10 major casino hotels including the Peppermill, Reno Hilton, Atlantis, Harrah's, Eldorado/Silver Legacy and more. The shuttle is scheduled to arrive at Northstar at 9 a.m. and return shuttles depart at 4:45 p.m. Reservations are recommended. For more information or reservations, call (775) 883-2100 or (530) 587-7451.
Guests staying on the South Shore of Lake Tahoe have the option to tryskiing and riding at Northstar for a day. The South Shore shuttle operates daily from Jan. 24, 2004 through March 28, 2004. The shuttle picks-up at 10 major resorts and casinos, beginning at 7:30 a.m. The shuttle is scheduled to arrive at Northstar at 9 a.m. and depart from Northstar at 4:45 p.m. Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling (775) 883-2100 or (530) 587-7451.
The North Lake Tahoe ski shuttle operates daily through April 4, 2004.Shuttles pick-up at a number of resorts and convenient locations and are complimentary to day ticket purchasers and season pass holders. Shuttle stops include the Hyatt Regency in Incline Village, the Biltmore and Cal Neva in Crystal Bay and 7-Eleven, Dave's Ski Shop and the Shell Gas Station in King's Beach. The ski shuttle is scheduled to arrive at Northstar at 8:45 a.m. and depart at 4:45 p.m. For information call (530) 562-2257.
Guests in Truckee can hop on the historic Truckee Trolley which picks-up at seven stops daily and arrives at Northstar every hour, from 6:45 a.m. to 5:20 p.m. For more information, call (530) 587-7451.
Northstar has formed a partnership with Alternetrides.com, a web-based carpooling service, to pair up people going to Northstar for ridesharing. The service allows those looking for rides and those offering rides to post their contact information on the website. Northstar also offers incentive programs for employees who carpool to the resort such as complimentary parking.
Northstar is located a short jaunt away from two major airports, makingdestination travel a cinch. The Reno Tahoe International airport offersaccess to 10 major airlines just 45 minutes away from Northstar. AlohaAirlines recently joined the roster, offering daily non-stop flights toOrange County. Those seeking flight information can call (800) RENOFLY.The Sacramento International Airport is located one hour and 45 minutes awayfrom Northstar and offers access to 12 major airline carriers. With more than 150 scheduled departures per day, the airport offers frequent non-stop flights to: Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Guadalajara, Honolulu, Houston, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, Phoenix, Portland, Salt Lake City, Seattle, St. Louis and all major California cities.
Once guests arrive at Northstar, there is no need for a car. Complimentary on-site shuttle service is available daily for lodging and day guests at the resort.