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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
  • Expert
  • 3.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.2
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.8
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Overall Value
  • 3.1

75 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (21)
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  • 4 Star Reviews (26)
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  • 3 Star Reviews (12)
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  • 2 Star Reviews (13)
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  • 1 Star Reviews (3)
  • 4

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Fun resort, great tree skiing....

  • 3.5

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  • Vanessa (26th December 2010)

    Among North Tahoe locals, Northstar gets a pretty bad reputation. We know it as the local tourist trap, where you will be plagued by over-dressed fancy bay...

  • justingery (19th December 2010)

    once one gets past the travel from the parking lot to finally getting to the lifts, the runs make the experience well worth your while...lots of different l...

  • joey ( 1st July 2010)

    super fun tree runs, and everything you need in a terain park. i could do without the people who think there better than me.. to me i just think there pu...

  • ONTHESHITER ( 3rd April 2010)

    When you arrive at NorthStar you find a bunch of other people ready to slow you down. Parking was congested but then again its all where you park and when ...

  • MBlackmer ( 1st April 2010)

    Had a great (but short) day of skiing/boarding with my girlfriend. Only real gripes were the steep lift tickets. No afternoon price break, so it's $70+ doll...

  • Tim Zheng (24th March 2010)

    For park rats, there's no better resort in Tahoe than Northstar. A modern village only adds to the vibe. For me, after a long weekend tackling the freeride ...

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