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.
  • 3.6
  • Beginner
  • 3.6
  • Intermediate
  • 3.6
  • Advanced/Expert
  • 3.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.4
  • Family Friendly
  • 4
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.7
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Overall Value
  • 3

Helpful Highlights:

15 years ago I was here.. it was the best. 15 years later, really bad food, old garage sale style condo's, really poor snow, yet full price lift tickets $1...

  • 3.6

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  • AJJ (19th February 2009)

    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...

  • aaronucsd (21st January 2009)

    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. ...

  • Ian Yuh (31st December 2008)

    This mountain is great. It has nice long cruisers perfect for beginners and intermediates, and quite a few steep runs for those who want a little challenge....

  • anonymous_user ( 1st April 2008)

    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 ...

  • anonymous_user (21st February 2008)

    Northstar is a resort winter wonderland. Compared to most places in Tahoe it has a lot of focus on its village-which is beautiful-and establishing a high en...

  • anonymous_user (10th February 2008)

    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"...

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