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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 Springfield Ski Club Tatry Ski Club Sanctuary Ski Club Nordic Fox Ski Club Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club Rock Valley Ski Association Gelandesprung Ski Club Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club Ibex Ski & Snowboard Club Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports Wild Bunch Ski Club Piccadilly Ski Club Chicago Friars Ski and Bike Club American Blind Skiing Foundation CMSC Racing Champaign Ski Club Hustlers Ski Club Moraine Valley College Ski/Board Club Thunderbird Ski Club Fleetwind Ski Club Bloomington-Normal Ski Club Four Winds Ski and Social Club Pine Point Ski Club

Alpine Ski Club

Springfield Ski Club

Tatry Ski Club

A day of Alpine racing

Sanctuary Ski & Snowboard Club - the next generation!

Methow Valley - skiing in Washington State

Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club

Hiking Trip - We offer year-round activities.

Rock Valley Ski Association

Marquette, MI

Gelandesprung Ski Club

Spring Banquet 2017

Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club

Telluride, CO

Ibex Ski and Adventure Club - Italy 2017

Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports

Summer Trip to Door County

Wild Bunch Ski Club (Joliet, IL)

Lake Tahoe 2008

Piccadilly Ski Club - 2016 Whistler - BC, Canada

Chicago Friars Ski Club

Mt. Bachelor, OR

American Blind Skiing Foundation

CMSC Race Series

Competition geared to all levels!

Champaign Ski Club

Winter Park 2009

Hustlers Ski Club

Fun on the slopes

Thunderbird Ski Club

Fleetwind Ski Club

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

Bloomington-Normal Ski Club

At the Matterhorn

Four Winds Ski and Social Club

Copper Mountain

Pine Point Ski Club


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Snowbird February 6-11, 2021, Cliff Lodge, Snowiest month!
Jean Bagel - 10/15/20
Ibex Ski and Adventure Club
Sign up now! Sign up deadline 10/26/20. This will be a fantastic trip!

Mt Bachelor Ski Trip
Raymond Baker - 09/22/20
Rock Valley Ski Association
3 spots to fill of 20

VIRTUAL TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE SHOWS
Michael Thomas - (posted on 10/16/20)
Virtual Travel and Adventure Shows

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 Meeting October at Old Warsaw

SOX OUTING CANCELLED
Michael Thomas - (posted on 07/10/20)
Sox Outing Cancelled

CMSC 21021 EUROPE TRIP TO VAL D''ISERE CANCELLED
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 06/24/20)
CMSC Europe Trip Information

CHICAGO WEEK 2022
Michael Thomas - (posted on 06/24/20)
Chicago Week 2022

SPRING FLING 2021
Michael Thomas - (posted on 06/19/20)
Spring Fling 2021

IKON DISCOUNTS
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 05/21/20)
Ikon Pass holders whose seasons were cut short

VAIL RESORTS OFFERS PASS REFUNDS
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 04/27/20)
Vail Resorts Offers Pass Refunds

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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Bloomington, IL
Boeing Employees Ski C...   
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Boston Friends...   
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Champaign Ski & Advent...   
Champaign, IL
Chicago Dental Ski Clu...   
Brookfield, IL
Chicago Friars Ski & B...   
Chicago, IL
Chicagoland Club 50 --...   
All over the Chicago, IL
Downhillers Ski Club...   
Elm Grove, WI
Duneland Ski Club...   
Crownpoint, IN
East Iowa Ski Club...   
Cedar Rapids, IA
Elmhurst Ski Club...   
Elmhurst , IL
Fleetwind Ski Club...   
Chicago, IL
Fort Wayne Ski Club...   
Fort Wayne, IN
Four Winds Ski, Ride &...   
Schaumburg, IL
Gelandesprung Ski Club...   
Green Bay, WI
Greater Grand Rapids S...
Hustlers Ski Club...   
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Ibex Ski & Adventure C...   
Arlington Hts., IL
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Highland, IN
Iowa Ski Club...
J's Ski & Snowboard Cl...   
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Joliet Ski Club...   
Joliet, IL
Jug & Mug Ski Club...   
Lansing, MI
Kirby Ski Club...   
Barrington, IL
Lakeshore Ski & Sports...   
Chicago, IL
Lincoln Park Ski Club...   
Chicago, IL
Lincoln-Way Ski Club...
Mississippi Valley Ski...   
Princeton, IA
Motley Crew...   
Wilmot, WI
Nomad Ski,Snowboard, &...   
Tinley Park, IL
Norge Ski Club...   
Fox River Grove, IL
Northwest Nordic Ski C...   
Arlington Heights, IL
Omaha Ski Club...   
Omaha, NE
Peoria Ski Club...   
Peoria, IL
Piccadilly Ski Club...   
Downers Grove, IL
Pine Point Ski Club...   
Chicago, IL
Powder Dogs Ski & Snow...   
LAKE IN THE HILLS, IL
Rivercity Ski Club...   
Ottawa, IL
Rock Valley Ski Associ...   
Rockford, IL
Sanctuary Ski Club...   
Villa Park, IL
Schussboomers Ski & Sn...
SEWASP SouthEastern Wi...
Sitzmark Ski & Snowboa...   
Mundelein, IL
Sitzmark Ski Club, Mil...   
Waukesha, WI
Skiowans...   
Burlington, IA
Skunk Hollow Ski & Sno...   
Schaumburg, IL
Sly Fox Ski & Snowboar...   
Appleton, WI
Sno-Gophers Ski Club...   
Chicago, IL
Snomads Ski & Snowboar...   
Racine, WI
Snowdrifters Ski Club...   
Geneva, IL
Snowseekers Ski/Snowbo...
Springfield Ski Club...   
Springfield, IL
St. Louis Ski Club...   
St. Louis, MO
SUD's Social Club...   
Countryside, IL
Tatry Ski Club...   
Chicago, IL
TEQskifriends...   
Mundelein, IL
Thunderbird Ski Club...   
Northville, MI
Vagabond Ski & Social ...   
Milwaukee, WI
Viking Ski Club...   
Granger, IN
Wild Bunch Ski Club...   
Joliet, IL

Lincoln-Way Ski Club
Blizzard Ski & Snowboard...
Snowseekers Ski/Snowboar...
Greater Grand Rapids Ski...
Schussboomers Ski & Snow...
American Blind Skiing Fo...
SEWASP SouthEastern Wisc...
Iowa Ski Club
Chicagoland Club 50 --- ...   
All over the Chicago, IL
Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard ...   
Appleton, WI
Northwest Nordic Ski Clu...   
Arlington Heights, IL
Ibex Ski & Adventure Clu...   
Arlington Hts., IL
Kirby Ski Club   
Barrington, IL
Battle Creek Ski Club   
Battle Creek, MI
Bloomington-Normal Ski &...   
Bloomington, IL
Chicago Dental Ski Club   
Brookfield, IL
Alpine Ski Club   
Buffalo Grove, IL
Skiowans   
Burlington, IA
East Iowa Ski Club   
Cedar Rapids, IA
Champaign Ski & Adventur...   
Champaign, IL
Tatry Ski Club   
Chicago, IL
Lakeshore Ski & Sports C...   
Chicago, IL
Lincoln Park Ski Club   
Chicago, IL
Sno-Gophers Ski Club   
Chicago, IL
Chicago Friars Ski & Bik...   
Chicago, IL
Fleetwind Ski Club   
Chicago, IL
Pine Point Ski Club   
Chicago, IL
Boston Friends   
Concord, NH
SUD's Social Club   
Countryside, IL
Duneland Ski Club   
Crownpoint, IN
Piccadilly Ski Club   
Downers Grove, IL
J's Ski & Snowboard Club   
Elk Grove Village, IL
Downhillers Ski Club   
Elm Grove, WI
Elmhurst Ski Club   
Elmhurst , IL
Fort Wayne Ski Club   
Fort Wayne, IN
Norge Ski Club   
Fox River Grove, IL
Snowdrifters Ski Club   
Geneva, IL
Viking Ski Club   
Granger, IN
Gelandesprung Ski Club   
Green Bay, WI
Inland Ski Club   
Highland, IN
Wild Bunch Ski Club   
Joliet, IL
Joliet Ski Club   
Joliet, IL
Powder Dogs Ski & Snowbo...   
LAKE IN THE HILLS, IL
Jug & Mug Ski Club   
Lansing, MI
Vagabond Ski & Social Cl...   
Milwaukee, WI
Sitzmark Ski & Snowboard...   
Mundelein, IL
TEQskifriends   
Mundelein, IL
Thunderbird Ski Club   
Northville, MI
Omaha Ski Club   
Omaha, NE
Rivercity Ski Club   
Ottawa, IL
Peoria Ski Club   
Peoria, IL
Mississippi Valley Ski C...   
Princeton, IA
Snomads Ski & Snowboard ...   
Racine, WI
Rock Valley Ski Associat...   
Rockford, IL
Hustlers Ski Club   
Schaumburg, IL
Skunk Hollow Ski & Snowb...   
Schaumburg, IL
Four Winds Ski, Ride & S...   
Schaumburg, IL
Springfield Ski Club   
Springfield, IL
St. Louis Ski Club   
St. Louis, MO
Boeing Employees Ski Clu...   
St. Louis, MO
Nomad Ski,Snowboard, & S...   
Tinley Park, IL
Sanctuary Ski Club   
Villa Park, IL
Sitzmark Ski Club, Milwa...   
Waukesha, WI
Motley Crew   
Wilmot, WI

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