Northstar, CA — The winter snow that took forever to arrive has finally melted and made way for Northstar's announcement that is it completely open for Summer 2012 operations. Heading to Tahoe and not sure where to start? The Northstar Bike Academy's Bike 101 package is the perfect introduction to downhill mountain biking. For the more advanced riders, make sure to check out their signature trail, LiveWire, the first fully-irrigated mountain bike trail. Rad!