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

Wild Bunch Ski Club (Joliet, IL)

Lake Tahoe 2008

Sanctuary Ski & Snowboard Club - the next generation!

Fun on the slopes

Four Winds Ski and Social Club

Copper Mountain

Ibex Ski and Adventure Club - Italy 2017

Chicago Friars Ski Club

Mt. Bachelor, OR

Tatry Ski Club

A day of Alpine racing

Thunderbird Ski Club

Methow Valley - skiing in Washington State

Champaign Ski Club

Winter Park 2009

Pine Point Ski Club

Springfield Ski Club

Rock Valley Ski Association

Marquette, MI

Hustlers Ski Club

Alpine Ski Club

Gelandesprung Ski Club

Spring Banquet 2017

Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club

Hiking Trip - We offer year-round activities.

CMSC Race Series

Competition geared to all levels!

Piccadilly Ski Club - 2016 Whistler - BC, Canada

Bloomington-Normal Ski Club

At the Matterhorn

Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports

Summer Trip to Door County

Fleetwind Ski Club

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

American Blind Skiing Foundation

Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club

Telluride, CO


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MIDWEST TRIP KICK-OFF
Jerry klaetsch - 10/09/18
Sanctuary Ski Club
Signup for any of our 4 Midwestern Trips

Nomads trip to Ski Brule CMSC race weekend
Vida Bartasius - 09/20/18
Nomad Ski Club Of Chicago, Inc.
Nomads will pick up other club members if feasible en-route to Brule.

Update:Epic Military Pass Deal
Michael Thomas - 08/30/18
Fleetwind Ski Club
Update:Epic Military Pass Deal

New Meeting Location
Candace Skultety - 08/02/18
Four Winds Ski, Ride & Socialize
Now meeting Tuesday at Riccardos

WARREN MILLER MOVIE
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 10/07/18)
FREE SWAG AND OFFERS FOR TICKET HOLDERS

SPRING FLING 2019 AIR
Larry Douglas - (posted on 10/04/18)
The price for Southwest air to Denver out of Midway is $290.

CHICAGO WOLVES SKI AND BOARD NIGHT
Michael Thomas - (posted on 10/04/18)
Chicago Wolves Ski and Board Night

SPRING FLING 2019
Michael Thomas - (posted on 09/06/18)
Spring Fling 2019

UPDATE:EPIC MILITARY PASS DEAL
Michael Thomas - (posted on 08/30/18)
Update:Epic Military Pass Deal

CLUB AWARDS 2017-2018
Michael Thomas - (posted on 05/23/18)
Club Awards 2017-2018

2018-2019 ELECTION RESULTS
Michael Thomas - (posted on 05/10/18)
2018-2019 Election Results

COUNCIL TRIPS & PRICES
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 05/08/18)
Council Trips & Prices

SPRING FLING 2019
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 04/29/18)
Breckenridge

CHICAGO WEEK 2020
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 04/29/18)
Whitefish Montana

EUROPE TRIP SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, ITALY,
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 04/01/18)
Trip Opens At Seminar May 19,2018

MICHAEL GLASDER U.S. OLYMPIC TEAM
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 01/01/18)
Olympics are Feb. 9-25.

A SKIER’S GUIDE TO BAGGAGE FEES
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 11/28/17)
A skier’s guide to baggage fees

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, so the spring issue highlights all the warm season happenings while the fall issue 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 as well as many local libraries. 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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