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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.
  • 3.6

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
  • 3.8
  • Intermediate
  • 4.1
  • Expert
  • 3.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.2
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.9
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Overall Value
  • 3.5

77 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (22)
  • 28
  • 4 Star Reviews (27)
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  • 3 Star Reviews (12)
  • 15
  • 2 Star Reviews (13)
  • 16
  • 1 Star Reviews (3)
  • 3

Helpful Highlights:

Ice rink had a excellent quality ice and great apr ski Atmosphere...

  • 3.6

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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...

  • alan goldberg (30th March 2015)

    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...

  • 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...

  • Kate (30th December 2013)

    We love going to Northstar... So much that we bought a place up there. The staff is super family friendly, the instructors are amazingly experienced, the s...

  • Jenny Brandemuehl (28th December 2013)

    Northstar is a full resort and therefore expensive. The food's good compared to other resorts. There's a nice ice skating rink if you're looking for an al...

  • 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...

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