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The Chicago Metropolitan Ski Council (CMSC) primary goal is to promote and support our member clubs in their effort to further the interest in skiing, snow boarding and year round activities - social activities.

CMSC is a not for profit organization with 70 member clubs throughout the Chicago metropolitan area and neighboring states, representing over 10,000 skiers and snowboarders.
Alpine Ski Club Fleetwind Ski Club Moraine Valley College Ski/Board Club Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club CMSC Racing Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports Pine Point Ski Club American Blind Skiing Foundation Bloomington-Normal Ski Club Sanctuary Ski Club Champaign Ski Club Piccadilly Ski Club Chicago Friars Ski and Bike Club Ibex Ski & Snowboard Club Rock Valley Ski Association Wild Bunch Ski Club Gelandesprung Ski Club Hustlers Ski Club Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club Thunderbird Ski Club Tatry Ski Club Four Winds Ski and Social Club Nordic Fox Ski Club Springfield Ski Club

Alpine Ski Club

Fleetwind Ski Club

A Basin - Who says you can't ski on Memorial day

Fun on the slopes

Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club

Hiking Trip - We offer year-round activities.

CMSC Race Series

Competition geared to all levels!

Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports

Summer Trip to Door County

Pine Point Ski Club

American Blind Skiing Foundation

Bloomington-Normal Ski Club

At the Matterhorn

Sanctuary Ski & Snowboard Club - the next generation!

Champaign Ski Club

Winter Park 2009

Piccadilly Ski Club - 2016 Whistler - BC, Canada

Chicago Friars Ski Club

Mt. Bachelor, OR

Ibex Ski and Adventure Club - Italy 2017

Rock Valley Ski Association

Marquette, MI

Wild Bunch Ski Club (Joliet, IL)

Lake Tahoe 2008

Gelandesprung Ski Club

Spring Banquet 2017

Hustlers Ski Club

Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club

Telluride, CO

Thunderbird Ski Club

Tatry Ski Club

A day of Alpine racing

Four Winds Ski and Social Club

Copper Mountain

Methow Valley - skiing in Washington State

Springfield Ski Club


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Pine Point to join AARP this year
John Daviduke - 06/26/21
Pine Point Ski Club
Yes, Pine Point will be 50 years old this year.

Summer Trips and Social Activities
Steve Patzer - 05/25/21
Alpine Ski Club
Looking to partner with other clubs on summer trips and activities

JULY 30TH DUE DATE
Rick Heinz - (posted on 07/13/21)
Submissions due for Ski & Ride Club Guide

NEW DATE TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE SHOW
Michael Thomas - (posted on 06/26/21)
NEW DATE TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE SHOW

THE 2021 CUBS BASEBALL GAME TRIP WILL BE AT MILWAUKEE .
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 06/14/21)
Saturday, September 18 - Sunday, September 19, 2021.

CMSC 2022 EUROPE TRIP VAL D''ISERE AND BARCELONA
Randy Baustert - (posted on 05/25/21)
Europe Trip announcement

SPRING FLING 22 AND CW 23
Michael Thomas - (posted on 05/06/21)
Spring Fling 22 and CW 23

CMSC DUES OF UP-COMING NEW YEAR, 2021/2022 NO CHARGE*
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 05/05/21)
Club dues N/C this year, 2021/2022 *

LIVE GENERAL MEETING AT OLD WARSAW MAY 11
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 04/28/21)
Live General Meetings now 2nd Tuesday of the month.

MARGI BOGNER PAST CMSC PRESIDENT PASSES
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 04/21/21)
Margi Bogner Past CMSC President Passes

TRIP SEMINAR 2021 CANCEL
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 02/10/21)
Ski Council hopes to see everyone in 2022

2020 SKI & RIDE ON SITE NOW
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 10/09/20)
2020 Ski & Ride on Site Now

GENERAL MEETINGS WILL BE DECIDED ON A MONTH TO MONTH BASIS
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 08/05/20)
General Meetings Cancelled for now

SKIFEDERATION.ORG/BENEFITS
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 07/26/17)
Over 60 ski related discounts

The CMSC calendar contains meeting CMSC event dates, such as Chicago Week, the Europe trip and more.

Click here to view our calendar!

CMSC Trips In Review

Read all about them here!
Followup and review from our talented trip leaders about the fantastic CMSC trips they lead!

Find a Trip

Find a great trip or event now!
Our member clubs have trips and events all year, locally, across the country and all over the globe!

Our Magazine

Read our online copies here!
Our annual publication offers readers trip reports, reviews of ski resorts, detailed information on upcoming CMSC events and trips, and a handy directory of all member clubs. Most clubs are active year-round, and our magazine boasts a comprehensive schedule of all the winter trips the member clubs have planned. Hard copies are available at ski and sport shops throughout the Chicago area. You can also view the current and past issues online.

Businesses: Become an Associate

See full details here!
Becoming an associate member of CMSC has several benefits, including inclusion in Ski and Ride Magazine, a 10% advertising discount, website exposure and more!

Clubs: Join CMSC

See full details here!
For only $40 a year, your club receives a cornucopia of benefits! All your trips and events, meeting information and more are listed in our website and magazine. Special club only events, like our annual picnic, baseball game, golf outing and trips. Discounts for participation in trade shows, free marketing materials - and much more.

Contact Us

Use our online form

By Mail:
CMSC
P.O.Box 189
Wood Dale, IL 60191-0189








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