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

Methow Valley - skiing in Washington State

Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club

Hiking Trip - We offer year-round activities.

Ibex Ski & Snowboard Club - Zermatt, Switzerland

Champaign Ski Club

Winter Park 2009

Rock Valley Ski Association

Marquette, MI

Thunderbird Ski Club

Tatry Ski Club

A day of Alpine racing

Piccadilly Ski Club - 2016 Whistler - BC, Canada

Hustlers Ski Club

Sanctuary Ski & Snowboard Club - the next generation!

American Blind Skiing Foundation

CMSC Race Series

Competition geared to all levels!

Wild Bunch Ski Club (Joliet, IL)

Lake Tahoe 2008

Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports

Summer Trip to Door County

Gelandesprung Ski Club

Spring Banquet 2017

Chicago Friars Ski Club

Mt. Bachelor, OR

Pine Point Ski Club

Fleetwind Ski Club

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

Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club

Telluride, CO

Springfield Ski Club

Bloomington-Normal Ski Club

At the Matterhorn

Fun on the slopes

Four Winds Ski and Social Club

Copper Mountain

Alpine Ski Club


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Lets stay in shape for skiing & start riding!
Jerry klaetsch - 05/09/18
Sanctuary Ski Club
Sanctuary Spokes Bike Ride Schedule for 2018

Couple Spots Available for SOUTH AMERICA SKIING
Jerry klaetsch - 04/10/18
Sanctuary Ski Club
Valle Nevado Resort & Santiago, Chili - a Great Value!!!

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

EDUCATION FORUMS AT 2018 TRIPS SEMINAR
Michael Thomas - (posted on 04/24/18)
Education Forums at 2018 Trips Seminar

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

WHITE SOX GAME
Michael Thomas - (posted on 03/09/18)
The CMSC is going back to the Southside!

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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Northwest Nordic Ski Clu...   
Arlington Heights, IL
Ibex Ski & Snowboard Clu...   
Arlington Hts., IL
Powder Dogs Ski & Snowbo...   
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Kirby Ski Club   
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Wheel Ski & Sports Club   
Beloit, WI
Bloomington-Normal Ski &...   
Bloomington, IL
Alpine Ski Club   
Buffalo Grove, IL
Skiowans   
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East Iowa Ski Club   
Cedar Rapids, IA
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Tatry Ski Club   
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Blizzard Ski & Snowboard...   
Chicago, IL
Lakeshore Ski & Sports C...   
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Lincoln Park Ski Club   
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Sno-Gophers Ski Club   
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Chicago Friars Ski & Bik...   
Chicago, IL
Fleetwind Ski Club   
Chicago, IL
Pine Point Ski Club   
Chicago, IL
Chicagoland Club 50 - Sk...   
Chicago Area, IL
SUD's Social Club   
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Duneland Ski Club   
Crownpoint, IN
Piccadilly Ski Club   
Downers Grove, IL
J's Ski & Snowboard Club   
Elk Grove Village, IL
Four Winds Ski, Ride & S...   
Elk Grove Village, IL
SEWASP SouthEastern Wisc...   
Elkhorn, 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
Jug & Mug Ski Club   
Holt, MI
Indianapolis Ski Club   
Indianapolis, IN
Wild Bunch Ski Club   
Joliet, IL
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Joliet, IL
Kansas City Ski Club   
Kansas City, MO
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Lafayette, IN
Chicago Dental Ski Club   
LaGrange, IL
Sitzmark Ski & Snowboard...   
Mundelein, IL
Sitzmark Ski Club, Milwa...   
New Berlin, WI
Thunderbird Ski Club   
Northville, MI
Nomad Ski,Snowboard, & S...   
Oak Forest, IL
Omaha Ski Club   
Omaha, NE
Rivercity Ski Club   
Ottawa, IL
Peoria Ski Club   
Peoria, IL
Adventure Snowkiting Clu...   
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Mississippi Valley Ski C...   
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Snomads Ski & Snowboard ...   
Racine, WI
Rock Valley Ski Associat...   
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Springfield Ski Club   
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Boeing Employees Ski Clu...   
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Sanctuary Ski Club   
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Motley Crew   
Wilmot, WI
Hustlers Ski Club   
Wood Dale, IL

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