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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.
  • 3.8

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
  • 3.4
  • Family Friendly
  • 4
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.8
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Overall Value
  • 3.7

76 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (21)
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  • 4 Star Reviews (27)
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  • 3 Star Reviews (12)
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  • 2 Star Reviews (13)
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  • 1 Star Reviews (3)
  • 3

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Amazing place! Worth the money!...

  • 3.8

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  • Laura Johnson ( 1st December 2015)

    We had season passes to both Squaw and Northstar last season. We mainly went to Squaw because we found the lift lines at Northstar could be up to an hour on...

  • squeegeeman ( 9th December 2014)

    Went today, top 2/3 was good, last 1/3 to Comstock was mashed potatoes and crowded. Resort will open Backside this weekend if they get significant snowfall...

  • Chris ( 6th March 2013)

    Northstar is a full scale Vail owned resort...and its very high end. If thats your thing you'll love this place. I came to board here after not touching a b...

  • Ben (13th January 2010)

    Definately lacking when compared to its north Tahoe neighbors. There is nothing startlingly steep or challenging on this mountain like there is at Squaw, Al...

  • BigJohn (23rd December 2008)

    My experiences at Northstar-At-Tahoe (NS), has left me not really wanting to go back, due primarily to the cost and the crowds that tend to accumulate there...

  • psuguy43094 ( 5th November 2008)

    I have been skiing may places and northstar is not exactly at the top of my list. Although I thought the skiing was good, it probably not worth the 70 bucks...

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