THE RITZ-CARLTON, LAKE TAHOE

13031 Ritz-Carlton Highlands Court, Truckee, California 96161 USA
Phone:  +1 (530) 562-3000   •  Map & Directions
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Additional Summer Activities



Parasailing
Soar up to 1400' over Lake Tahoe's crystal clear waters.
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Glider Rides
Soar Truckee offer glider rides over spectacular scenery. Tours take off from Truckee Airport just 10 minutes from the resort.
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Helicopter Rides
Scenic tours are available from Truckee Airport located just 10 minutes from the resort. North Shore Tour options include:
The Sand Harbor Experience (30 minutes) - $210 per person
Grand North Shore Tour (45 minutes) - $315 per person
Picturesque Lake Tahoe Wide Tour (60 minutes) - $400 per person
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Ropes Courses
Located in the Village at Northstar, the Apex Ropes Challenge combines education and recreation for the entire family. This structure has eight different low elements that you guide yourself through.
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Jet Skis
Enjoy the view of the Lake Tahoe shoreline on a three-seat jet skis.
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Farmer’s Market
June to September; Kings Beach & Truckee, Thursdays in Tahoe City.
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Tahoe Star Gazing Tours
Experience the starry skies above Northstar Resort this summer. Join star guide and poet Tony Berendsen, for a unique and educational night under the stars. Bring a child’s curiosity and plenty of questions for an evening of wonder and awe.
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Roller Skating
Located in the heart of the Village at Northstar, the 9,000 square foot skating rink is the perfect ending to your day on the mountains. The skating rink is free and for those who do not have skates, rentals are available for $10.
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Shakespeare Festival
July to August, experience live Shakespearean performances under the stars at Sand Harbor State Park, a local favorite activity. 
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Hot Air Balloon Rides
Lake Tahoe offers one of the most beautiful and picturesque hot air balloon tours in the world.
May to October, weather permitting
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Rock Climbing
The mountains and crags in and around the Lake Tahoe Basin offer a great opportunity for rock climbing. The beautiful settings of the local climbing sites provide participants with a picturesque venue to learn the ins and outs of this exciting sport.
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SCUBA Diving
Sierra Dive or Lake Tahoe Quest

Disc Golf
Disc Golf, Tahoe Regional Park, Truckee, CA

Off-Road ATV/Jeep Tours
Experience Lake Tahoe’s world-famous 22-mile long Rubicon Trail in an off-road vehicle - JEEP Tours or
ATV Tours.

Thunderbird Lodge
Thunderbird Lodge National Historic Registry and must-see attraction in Lake Tahoe.

Vikingsholm Castle tour in Emerald Bay
Vikingsholm Castle

Hellman-Erhman Mansion Tour
Hellman-Erhman Mansion

Tahoe Environmental Research Center
Tahoe Environmental Research Center

Museums
Tahoe Maritime Museum
Gatekeeper’s Museum
Kid Zone Museum

Bowling
Bowl Incline Village, NV

Movie Theater
First-run movies at the Village at Northstar

Geocaching
Using a GPS handheld device, Geocoaching participants locate hidden treasure boxes containing log books and trinkets. This activity is great for kids and adults of all ages, with a variety of cache locations suitable to all levels (easy, intermediate and advanced).