Activity
Ski

Lake Tahoe Area

Ski Valet

In the winter, Northstar Lodge gives guests ski-in/ski-out access to Highlands gondola. All you have to do is get dressed, grab your gear at our convenient in-lobby valet, and make your way out the door—ski, snowboard, and explore from dawn until dusk.

  • Keep your snowboard or skis safe and stored with our valet.
  • Hit the slopes of Truckee with convenient gondola access.
  • Our ski-in/ski-out resort is perfect for families and solo travelers.
  • After a day in the snow, retreat to the luxury of your villa or studio.
  • Ski-out after breakfast then ski-in when you’re ready for a warm fire.

Lake Tahoe Area

Local Swim & Fitness Center

At Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts, we’re proud to offer guests an Olympic-sized, outdoor heated swimming pool and a beautiful fitness center.

  • Take a swim in our outdoor, 25-yard Olympic-sized heated pool.
  • A separate children’s swimming pool is perfect for kids of all ages.
  • Visit the fitness center for cardio and strength training equipment.
  • Spend some time relaxing in the luxury 23-person hot tub.
  • Free for guests, our recreation center is located adjacent to the resort.
Activity
Pool
Activity
Theater

Lake Tahoe Area

Movie Room

Calling movie enthusiasts of all ages—our resort is home to a decked-out 19-seat Owner’s Theatre. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the show.

  • After a day outdoors, unwind with your favorite movie.
  • Our Owner’s Theatre boasts 19 plush and cozy leather recliners.
  • The Dolby surround sound provides a memorable experience.
  • Following dinner in your villa, come down and catch a show.
  • Whatever film you’re searching for, we’ll help you find it.
LAKE TAHOE AREA More Amenities From easy gondola access to local fire pits, Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts offers everything you need for the perfect vacation in Lake Tahoe.
Attraction Easy Gondola Access With easy gondola access, hitting the slopes has never been easier than it is at our ski-in/ski-out resort.
Attraction Local Fire Pits & BBQs On the Sierra Deck, guests can enjoy the community fire pit and a meal made on the barbecue grills.
Attraction Shopping Spend the day shopping at Incline Village or wandering through historic Truckee, both located near the hotel.
Lake Tahoe Area

Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts Gallery

Picture your adventures at our world-class resort.
Push the Limits of Fun INSPIRED For You Our award-winning INSPIRED For You™ activities program delivers cutting-edge vacation experiences, customized to you and the unique landscapes, seasons, and cultures of each resort. From escape rooms to cooking classes, these creative activities are designed to take your vacation to the next level. Our Chief Fun Officer (CFO) and team are constantly adding new activities at every resort, keeping your vacations extraordinary and unforgettable!

"We create experiences so you can get the most out of your vacation time, hang with your loved ones, and have some amazing memories and stories to share afterwards."

Patrick Dolan - Chief Fun Officer
Unique Experiences With specifically created experiences for each Welk Resorts location, you’ll find the fun is never-ending.
Unforgettable Memories Compared to a traditional hotel room, our floor plans offer tons of privacy for you and your family.
Curated By Location Give your kids a different experience every year, from a family escape room challenge to drone flight schools.
Lake Tahoe Activities Calendar The excitement abounds — find out what's happening this month at Northstar Lodge by Welk Resorts. VIEW ACTIVITIES BROCHURE PDF
Sunday
8-10am Coffee with Concierge
Free
Free Sierra Lounge
11:30am Snowshoe Survival Tour Learn some survival skills while snowshoeing through Tahoe’s great outdoors.
Prompt attendance required
Weather permitting
Signup required
Paid event
$15 Meet at NSL Lobby
12:30pm Build-a-Buddy
Prompt attendance required
Camp Klew Kids
Paid event
$20 Bear/$14 Outfit Activities Center Rm 104
1:30pm Wood Burning Creations Create your own wood burning masterpiece. Best for ages 13 and up.
Prompt attendance required
Paid event
$15 Activities Center Rm 104
2-8pm Crafts and Games
Camp Klew Kids
Paid event
Activities Center Rm 104
2-3pm Root Beer Floats
Prompt attendance required
Camp Klew Kids
Paid event
$4 Activities Center Rm 104
3-7pm Virtual Reality Reserve a half-hour session for you and your friends.
Prompt attendance required
Signup required
Paid event
$20 Activities Center Rm 104
3pm Candle Making
Prompt attendance required
Paid event
$10-25 Activities Center Rm 104
4pm Kids Finger Painting
Prompt attendance required
Free
Free Activities Center Rm 104
4:45, 6 & 7:15pm Cabin in the Woods Escape Room Sign up solo or with a group of up to eight. $18 per person. Reservations required.
Prompt attendance required
Signup required
Paid event
$18 Activities Center Rm 104
5pm Welkome Home Toast Join our INSPIRED activities team to learn about all the fun things going on in Tahoe this time of year. Complimentary champagne toast (for our adult guests) at 5pm.
Prompt attendance required
Free
Free Sierra Lounge
5:30pm Chocolate Factory Enjoy making different kinds of chocolate candies to go in a customized box. Reserve in-person.
Prompt attendance required
Signup required
Paid event
$15 Activities Center Rm 104
7:30pm Welk Cinema Night Stop by the Front Desk to see what’s playing and reserve your seat. Complimentary theatre-style popcorn for all moviegoers.
Prompt attendance required
Signup required
Free
Free Welk Theatre
Prompt attendance required
Sign-up required
Paid Event
Weather permitting
Camp Klew Kids
Free
Fun For All

Northstar Lodge Exterior

With so many activities in store for you right here at our resort and nearby, you can keep everyone entertained! Are you ready to have a memorable family getaway?

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