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Northstar California Resort Reviews

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.
  • 3.6

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.8
  • Intermediate
  • 4.1
  • Expert
  • 3.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.2
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.9
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Overall Value
  • 3.5

77 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (22)
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  • 4 Star Reviews (27)
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  • 3 Star Reviews (12)
  • 15
  • 2 Star Reviews (13)
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  • 1 Star Reviews (3)
  • 3

Helpful Highlights:

Ice rink had a excellent quality ice and great apr ski Atmosphere...

  • 3.6

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  • Werewolf ( 6th March 2012)

    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 ...

  • rbericson (19th February 2012)

    We skied Northstar Feb. 6 and 8, having long ago booked our lodging and flights. (We live in upstate New York.) We knew of the shortage of snow but were del...

  • Jay Tierney (19th April 2011)

    Northstar gets a bad rap from locals because a lot of the tourists flock to this place, but it's a nice overall experience with good terrain variety for all...

  • Vanessa (26th December 2010)

    Among North Tahoe locals, Northstar gets a pretty bad reputation. We know it as the local tourist trap, where you will be plagued by over-dressed fancy bay...

  • MBlackmer ( 1st April 2010)

    Had a great (but short) day of skiing/boarding with my girlfriend. Only real gripes were the steep lift tickets. No afternoon price break, so it's $70+ doll...

  • Tim Zheng (24th March 2010)

    For park rats, there's no better resort in Tahoe than Northstar. A modern village only adds to the vibe. For me, after a long weekend tackling the freeride ...

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