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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.
  • 3.5

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
  • 2.8
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Overall Value
  • 3.4

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!...

  • 3.5

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  • Queensland Skier ( 3rd October 2008)

    well to sum up north-star's downhill terrain the nickname tells it call Flat-Star! Very tame terrain, they feel the need to groom every run, everyday! so i...

  • anonymous_user (13th March 2008)

    Northstar. $74 dollars for a lift ticket and no parking. That pretty much sums it up. Northstar has always had a parking problem. The solution? Elimina...

  • anonymous_user (18th January 2008)

    Northstar is a good mountain. The problem is they are now into selling condo's and building a hotel and forgot about the day skiier. There partking is atr...

  • anonymous_user (13th January 2008)

    Come on Northstar you are better than this! I ski here a lot (season pass)and am finding more and more issues lately. Firstly, what's up with your lifts...

  • dyer (27th November 2006)

    Took my family to Northstar Village last Friday November 24th. The resort hadn't opened for skiing yet so this is a review of the Village. The ice skating w...

  • anonymous_user ( 3rd January 2006)

    This day was a Saturday and clearly at capacity. While I hit the resort at 8 a.m., people I talked to on the lift who showed later than 8:30 reported very ...

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