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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    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 18th December 2007

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    Just returned from lake tahoe, really great place ,skied at northstar good snow and very frendly you cant go far wrong at this resort, a must try.... Full review

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  • 4

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by govey80 - 14th December 2007

    Pros: Family Friendly, Varied Terrain, Great Food, Lots of Cruisers, Above-Average Size

    Cons: No truely advanced runs, New base area is contrived Colorado Mega-Resort copy

    I love this mountain. I've been skiing here since I was 4. It has to be one of the best place for people to learn how to ski. Wide variety of terrain (ad... Full review

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  • 4

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by blee - 6th March 2007

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    We were there this past weekend 3/3-4. A lot of snow, but has warmed up since the last big storms. Still good especially higher up. Too chunky to get bet... Full review

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    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 21st February 2007

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    We skied Northstar on Monday 2/19/2007 and the snow was the worst I had ever experienced. The backside runs were bare down to mud with bushes and trees pok... Full review

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  • 4

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by tsfoust - 30th January 2007

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    I went to Northstar on January 26th. This was our favorite resort out of the 3 we went to last year (Mt. Rose and Heavenly) and again it was our favorite o... Full review

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  • 5

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 24th January 2007

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    Northstar is a fantastic mountain with a really great village. I absolutely love the place. One thing, though. Currently since we haven't had snow in ove... Full review

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