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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  • psuguy43094 ( 5th November 2008)

    I have been skiing may places and northstar is not exactly at the top of my list. Although I thought the skiing was good, it probably not worth the 70 bucks...

  • Queensland Skier ( 3rd October 2008)

    well to sum up north-star's downhill terrain the nickname tells it call Flat-Star! Very tame terrain, they feel the need to groom every run, everyday! so i...

  • anonymous_user ( 1st April 2008)

    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 ...

  • echi (19th March 2008)

    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...

  • anonymous_user (13th March 2008)

    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...

  • anonymous_user (21st February 2008)

    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...

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