Between Kings Beach and Truckee, the Northstar Mountain Bike Park has a range of trails open to mountain biking. There are 52 trails totalling over 100 miles. The lifts provide access to 1,100 feet of vertical descent.
To reach Northstar from Truckee, follow US267 south towards Kings Beach.
Better known for the snowboarding, this area is not known for its nightlife. Best bets are in Tahoe City (Pierce Street Annex, Pete & Peters, Naughty Dog) or Truckee (Tahoe Taps or Tourist Club).
Overall, Northstar Mountain Bike Park is the 129th most popular mountain bike trail of all 132 mountain biking rides in California.