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Reviews for Northstar California

Read skier and snowboarder-submitted reviews on Northstar California that rank the ski resort and mountain town on a scale of one to five stars for attributes such as terrain, nightlife and family friendliness. See how Northstar California stacks up in the reviews, on and off the slopes, from skiing and family activities to the après scene. Read up on pros, cons and other comments in reviews left by fellow skiers and riders. Don't forget to submit your own Northstar California review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your skiing and resort experience. For more destination information, click Add to Compare to see a side-by-side comparison of Northstar California vs. other ski resorts (up to 10 total).

  • 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'
  • 2.8
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Overall Value
  • 3.5

86 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (25)
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  • 4 Star Reviews (29)
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  • 3 Star Reviews (12)
  • 13
  • 2 Star Reviews (15)
  • 17
  • 1 Star Reviews (5)
  • 5

I don't have any objection about slopes and lifts themselves. But the resort has serious problem with parking system and slope access....

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  • Don Green (13th February 2012)

    In this drought season, Northstar is clearly the best around the lake. The extent of good quality skiable runs is astonishing. Squaw...

  • Royyer (20th December 2011)

    Even though we haven't had a ton of snow this season the man made snow is pretty good if you still are...

  • Jay Tierney (19th April 2011)

    Northstar gets a bad rap from locals because a lot of the tourists flock to this place, but it's a nice overall...

  • Basil Poulopoulos (20th February 2011)

    i went there during the dew tour and got 1 hour lift lines 7 runs in all when i went there before...

  • karenmizell (27th December 2010)

    Northstar has great mountain facilities - a pleasant village and plenty of enjoyable trails. However, the miserable crowds I encountered on my...

  • 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...

Displaying 25 - 30 of 86 Resort Reviews

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