Driving to Tahoe

Enjoy a scenic, easy journey through the Sierra Nevada mountains to Tahoe

For those arriving by car, lush forests, scenic mountains, and Lake Tahoe’s beauty will make for a stunning drive. Highway 80 provides all-weather access to Northstar, Old Greenwood and Gray’s Crossing.

Before hitting the highway in wintertime, it’s advisable to check road conditions:
California – 800.427.7623 or www.dot.ca.gov
Nevada – 877.687.6237 or www.nevadadot.com

Driving directions from San Francisco/Bay Area

  • Take I-80 East towards Reno
  • Take Exit 188B and turn right at the end of the off ramp
  • Travel down Hwy 267 for about 5 miles and follow the Northstar Directions below

Driving directions from Southern California

  • Follow U.S. Highway 405 to I-5 North to Sacramento, CA (365 miles)
  • Drive East on Interstate 80 for roughly 1 hour 45 minutes (103 miles)
  • Take Exit 188B and turn right at the end of the off ramp.
  • Travel down Hwy 267 for about 5 miles and follow the Northstar Directions below

Driving directions from Sacramento

  • Take I-80 East towards Reno
  • Take Exit 188B and turn right at the end of the off ramp
  • Travel down Hwy 267 for about 5 miles and follow the Northstar Directions below

Driving directions from Reno-Tahoe International Airport

  • From the airport, get on I-580 N
  • Exit to I-80 W toward Truckee (32 miles)
  • Take the CA 89/CA 267 Exit and turn left at the end of the off ramp.
  • Travel down Hwy 267 for about 7 miles and follow the Northstar Directions below

NORTHSTAR DIRECTIONS

  • Turn right on Northstar Drive and follow the sign towards “Tahoe Mountain Lodging Check-In”
  • Upon arriving at the “Guest Drop Off/Lodging Reception” roundabout loop, park in one of the Tahoe Mountain Lodging short-term parking spaces
  • The Tahoe Mountain Lodging guest reception desk is located in the corner office at the first building on the right, across from the octagon building with the copper roof

 

Check-in for Village at Northstar:
Iron Horse Lodge, 4001 Northstar Drive, Suite 101, Truckee, CA  96161

Check-in for Old Greenwood and Gray’s Crossing:
Old Greenwood Pavilion, 13051 Fairway Drive, Truckee, CA  96161