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
  • 4.0
  • 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 - 8th January 2008

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    Northstar is a great place to take the family. Vouchers available at various retail outlets (Mel Cottons, REI, Helm, etc.) let you get lift tickets for $... Full review

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    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 6th January 2008

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    Since 2005 we used to like Northstar the best for overall experience. The backside had great long runs and the apre ski last year with skating and live outd... Full review

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    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 5th January 2008

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    Northstar at Tahoe has been my favorite resort since I first visited in 1998. The backside of Northstar has always been the best place to ski, until now. My... Full review

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  • 2

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 28th December 2007

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    Upon arrival, you find that you must pay to park in the old free lot that seemed miles away. Now you park in a lot behind the gas station and take a shuttle... Full review

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    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 27th December 2007

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    It's going to be a while before this place is ski-able. Snow or should I say ice isn't good nor deep. They are charging full fare for 30% of the resort op... Full review

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  • 5

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 18th December 2007

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    skied Lake Tahoe area from 12-9 thru 12-14-07 --- skied Squaw, Sugar Bowl and Northstar & Northstar had the best conditions by far!!! Very few rocks on the... Full review

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