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
  • 3.6
  • 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:

Decent Intermediate Resort, with long trails, a good lift system, terrain parks and grooming. The good stops there. Northstar's Mountain access is the wors...

  • 3.6

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  • skiduude (19th January 2009)

    They say they are a family resort, but with these prices they are only fit for rich families. Commercialized and oversold, very crowded....

  • anonymous_user (21st February 2008)

    My family hasn't skied at Northstar in two years because our last experience there was so frustrating--all the schlepping through the still-being-constructe...

  • anonymous_user (11th February 2008)

    I made a visit to Northstar, Jan 3rd, shocked by the parking fee $30, year before $20. I have never paid a parking fee to ski and have been skiing for 20 y...

  • anonymous_user ( 1st February 2008)

    Northstar use to be one of my favorite resorts but has been extremely disappointing the last couple of years and I'm considering alternatives from now on. H...

  • anonymous_user ( 6th January 2008)

    Since 2005 we used to like Northstar the best for overall experience. The backside had great long runs and the apre ski last year with skating and live outd...

  • anonymous_user ( 5th January 2008)

    Northstar at Tahoe has been my favorite resort since I first visited in 1998. The backside of Northstar has always been the best place to ski, until now. My...

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