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.

Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 58.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.9
  • Nightlife
  • 2.7

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 46%
  • Beginner
  • 34%
  • Families
  • 53%
  • Intermediate
  • 59%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 32%
  • Advanced
  • 32%

Helpful Highlights:

We love going to Northstar... So much that we bought a place up there. The staff is super family friendly, the instructors are amazingly experienced, the s...

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  • 4

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 1st April 2008

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    Northstar continues to be an enjoyable resort with wonderful ski runs for cruising. But, it is experiencing growing pains which I hope will be addressed in ... Full review

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  • 5

    Northstar-at-Tahoe (a local perspective)

    by echi - 19th March 2008

    Pros: nice backside blacks

    Cons: crowded main route that funnel people

    Northstar is one of the best ski resorts in Tahoe. The backside has plenty of challenging blacks, while the frontside is well-protected from the wind. Whi... Full review

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  • 3

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 13th March 2008

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    Northstar. $74 dollars for a lift ticket and no parking. That pretty much sums it up. Northstar has always had a parking problem. The solution? Elimina... Full review

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  • 2

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 21st February 2008

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    My family hasn't skied at Northstar in two years because our last experience there was so frustrating--all the schlepping through the still-being-constructe... Full review

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  • 4

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 21st February 2008

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    Northstar is a resort winter wonderland. Compared to most places in Tahoe it has a lot of focus on its village-which is beautiful-and establishing a high en... Full review

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  • 5

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 20th February 2008

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    This is our first visit to Northstar during the President holidays. Our experience at Northstar was great. We have designated parking area so we did not ha... Full review

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