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 - 11th February 2008

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    I made a visit to Northstar, Jan 3rd, shocked by the parking fee $30, year before $20. I have never paid a parking fee to ski and have been skiing for 20 y... Full review

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  • 4

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 10th February 2008

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    My advice to anyone going to Northstar is to LOCK UP YOUR SKIS and poles, especially if they are a good pair. I had a good pair of Dynastar skis "switched"... Full review

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  • 4

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 3rd February 2008

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    It has been a great year for snow in Tahoe and coming from the east coast- it is hard to say anything bad re: the snow and trails. Nothing compares--- My on... Full review

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  • 2

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 1st February 2008

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    Northstar use to be one of my favorite resorts but has been extremely disappointing the last couple of years and I'm considering alternatives from now on. H... Full review

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  • 3

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 18th January 2008

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    Northstar is a good mountain. The problem is they are now into selling condo's and building a hotel and forgot about the day skiier. There partking is atr... Full review

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  • 3

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 13th January 2008

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    Come on Northstar you are better than this! I ski here a lot (season pass)and am finding more and more issues lately. Firstly, what's up with your lifts... Full review

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