User-Generated Reviews for Northstar California

Browse our collection of user-generated reviews of Northstar California to better plan your ski trip. Northstar California reviews are sorted by Overall Rating, Downhill Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly.

Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All Mtn. Terrain
  • 58.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.0
  • Nightlife
  • 2.6

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

    Best on North shore

    by herbsmen - 28th November 2009

    Pros: long runs awesome park great for kids

    Cons: crowded

    The parks at Northstar are the best i've seen in Tahoe, the runs seem to take forever. Fun adventurezones for the kids. Northstar is a must do in Tahoe GO T... Full review

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  • 4

    Great resort

    by Werewolf - 6th March 2012

    Pros: Less crowded, good lifts, diverse slopes

    Cons: Unpredictable snow

    Great family resort. Village is awesome for non-skiers and apres ski. A lot of groomers for long runs. Lift set up is pretty cool, you can avoid certain ... Full review

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  • 4

    What i think of North Star

    by aaronucsd - 21st January 2009

    Pros: Great night life

    Cons: too crowded

    not recommended if you like to go here if you into getting good runs without waiting too long, but for family it's not bad. ... Full review

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  • 4

    Northstar-at-Tahoe Review

    by anonymous_user - 1st April 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    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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  • 4

    Fun Place when it's not crowded

    by SenorO - 26th December 2009

    Pros: Great terrain park, great groomed run, fast lifts

    Cons: HORRIBLE crowds (worst in NorCal), no steep runs, bad for powder

    Generally a good resort, specifically for families, park riders, and groomed skiiers. Powder days are very lack luster, as there's virtually no terrain stee... Full review

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  • 4

    Solid resort for park rats & families

    by AJJ - 19th February 2009

    Pros: Great park & pipe is usually well maintained

    Cons: Not enough advanced terrain

    Northstar is a great resort for families as most runs are in the beginner to intermediate category. There is lots of discussion about the Forest Service gr... Full review

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