Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Ski Snowstar Winter Sports Park

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Overall Rating: 3.6

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 51
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 55%
  • Beginner
  • 55%
  • Families
  • 82%
  • Intermediate
  • 73%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 36%
  • Advanced
  • 9%

Helpful Highlights:

Snow star was a great little resort for my husband and I to visit for the weekend. While the slopes were pretty short, that means that the ski lift rides we...

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  • 4

    Fun weekend trip

    by jennieg43 - 26th January 2013

    Pros: Quick ski-lifts, all levels, long hours

    Cons: Short runs

    Snow star was a great little resort for my husband and I to visit for the weekend. While the slopes were pretty short, that means that the ski lift rides we... Full review

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  • 5

    Great for Central IL!

    by stuck_in_the_midwest - 14th April 2011

    Pros: Good Terrain Park, Variety of skill levels

    Cons: Short Runs, Sometimes Icy conditions, Flats at bottom of runs

    I went to Snowstar on 2 successive days in February. The set-up of the resort is very nice. The ticket/rental office is right next to the parking lot and ... Full review

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  • 3

    Ok place

    by Medicine Man - 29th January 2011

    Pros: Short Lines

    Cons: Steep Icy exits from lift

    Yes it is ranked #2 in Illinois but it should be noted that there are really only 2 ski resorts in illinois that are not a terrain park only or small hills ... Full review

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  • 4

    Great skiing near Chicago

    by andrius - 26th December 2009

    Pros: No lines, reasonable prices

    Cons: short runs

    My 6 year old son (who never skied before) and myself went to Ski Snowstar on Tuesday, December 22, 2009. Based on Ski Snowstar calendar it was considered r... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Place To Go

    by snowguy7 - 15th February 2009

    Pros: Great Conditions, Short Lines

    Cons: None

    Although I would say Chestnut is the best place to go in Illinois, this place would definitely have to be #2. I have no complaints to say about this pla... Full review

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  • 5

    Busy Weekend

    by kooter - 4th February 2009

    Pros: fun, fun, fun

    Cons: none this time

    Visited Snowstar this past weekend. Upon arrival, the parking lot was packed and we all looked at each other and said oh no. So we went in with a bad feel... Full review

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