Tour Description: Take Advantage of the Tahoe dark skis this winter with star guide and poet Tony Berendsen during Star Gazing Snowshoe Tours at Northstar California. Every tour is as different as the starry skies above however each will include a poem reading, a fun space quiz, a laser tour of the stars and constellations, a telescopic viewing using top of the line Celestron telescopes and wine and hot cider around a fire pit.
Information: During the 2 to 2.5 hour tour Tony will lead you through some of our snowshoe trails including gently rolling terrain while chatting about the wonders of the sky. Halfway through the hike you will find yourselves back at the Cross Country Telemark Snowshoe Center for the laser tour telescope viewing and wine and hot cider around one of our fire pits. After you have had time to relax, the tour will continue with a group snowshoe down the last half mile to the Village where the tour will end. Dogs on leashes are welcome. For more information, please call Cross Country, Telemark Snowshoe Center at 530.562.3270
Pricing: Rates are $50 for adults $35 for children ages 10 to 12.
Tour Description: Star gazers unite. Tahoe Adventure Company and Tony Berendsen present, Telescopic tours of the night sky. This fusion brings you the most dynamic tour of the winter. It all starts with guided sunset snowshoeing, followed by a brilliant tour of the night sky. Our professional, knowledgeable guides will teach you about the natural and human history of the area, while you watch the sun cast a purple alpine glow onto the Sierras. You will trek on our easy to use snowshoes through Tahoes peaceful, wintry forest. You will be guided to a viewing point, where Tony will open your mind to the unknown world above you. Hot drinks and snacks will be served as our Star Tour begins.Give us a call today to book space on this fantastic trip. This tour is great for kids, teens, and adults ~ so bring the whole family!. 530.913.9212
Information: Tour includes snowshoes, poles, professional guide, permit fees, Sunset Snowshoe Trek followed by Star Tour with Tony Berendsen, hot drinks, snacks.