Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Northstar California

Planning a ski trip to Northstar California? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Northstar California stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Northstar California review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.
  • 3.6
  • Beginner
  • 3.6
  • Intermediate
  • 3.6
  • Advanced/Expert
  • 3.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.4
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.7
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Overall Value
  • 3

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15 years ago I was here.. it was the best. 15 years later, really bad food, old garage sale style condo's, really poor snow, yet full price lift tickets $1...

  • 3.6

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  • dlayyed09 ( 3rd February 2009)

    it was overall good the margaritas were good as long as you drank topshelf.liked the top bars drinks at the summit better than lodge....

  • aaronucsd (21st January 2009)

    not recommended if you like to go here if you into getting good runs without waiting too long, but for family it's not bad. ...

  • skiduude (19th January 2009)

    They say they are a family resort, but with these prices they are only fit for rich families. Commercialized and oversold, very crowded....

  • Ian Yuh (31st December 2008)

    This mountain is great. It has nice long cruisers perfect for beginners and intermediates, and quite a few steep runs for those who want a little challenge....

  • BigJohn (23rd December 2008)

    My experiences at Northstar-At-Tahoe (NS), has left me not really wanting to go back, due primarily to the cost and the crowds that tend to accumulate there...

  • Kevin Allaire ( 1st December 2008)

    i love this mountain. i have been going here since i was 3 years old and i love it. it never gets old for me. i am going to continue to keep coming here bec...

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