Northstar is a year-round destination resort located between Truckee and Lake Tahoe off Highway 267.  Amenities include alpine and Nordic skiing, golfing, horseback riding (stables), mountain bike park and school, adventure challenge ropes course, rock-wall climbing, orienteering and guided nature hikes open to the public.  The 1,296 privately owned properties at Northstar include homes, condominiums and lots.