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

Gelandesprung Ski Club

Spring Banquet 2017

Methow Valley - skiing in Washington State

Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club

Hiking Trip - We offer year-round activities.

Champaign Ski Club

Winter Park 2009

Tatry Ski Club

A day of Alpine racing

Alpine Ski Club

Bloomington-Normal Ski Club

At the Matterhorn

Piccadilly Ski Club - 2016 Whistler - BC, Canada

CMSC Race Series

Competition geared to all levels!

Four Winds Ski and Social Club

Copper Mountain

Rock Valley Ski Association

Marquette, MI

Fun on the slopes

Thunderbird Ski Club

Sanctuary Ski & Snowboard Club - the next generation!

Hustlers Ski Club

Ibex Ski and Adventure Club - Italy 2017

Chicago Friars Ski Club

Mt. Bachelor, OR

Springfield Ski Club

Fleetwind Ski Club

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

Wild Bunch Ski Club (Joliet, IL)

Lake Tahoe 2008

Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club

Telluride, CO

Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports

Summer Trip to Door County

American Blind Skiing Foundation

Pine Point Ski Club


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Switzerland hike/bike trip with Ibex - one female opening
Jean Bagel - 04/21/19
Ibex Ski and Adventure Club
One female opening for hike/bike trip to idyllic Grindelwald and Zermatt.

COME JOIN THE HUSTLERS IN ALASKA!
Bob Meyer - 03/02/19
Hustlers Ski Club
CRUISE AND LAND TOUR MID AUGUST!

EPIC MILITARY PASS DEAL
Michael Thomas - (posted on 04/03/19)
Epic Military Pass Deal

WINDY CITY SKI AND SNOWBOARD SHOW
Michael Thomas - (posted on 02/07/19)
Windy City Ski and Snowboard Show

CHICAGO CUBS V. CINCINNATI REDS BASEBALL GAME
Michael Thomas - (posted on 02/06/19)
Chicago Cubs v. Cincinnati Reds Baseball Game

CMSC SEWASP CHALLENGE
Michael Thomas - (posted on 10/31/18)
CMSC SEWASP Challenge

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

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

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

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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Battle Creek Ski Club   
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Bloomington-Normal Ski &...   
Bloomington, IL
Toledo Ski Club   
Boyne City, MI
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Tatry Ski Club   
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Lakeshore Ski & Sports C...   
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Lincoln Park Ski Club   
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Chicago Friars Ski & Bik...   
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Fleetwind Ski Club   
Chicago, IL
Pine Point Ski Club   
Chicago, 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
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
Indianapolis Ski Club   
Indianapolis, IN
Wild Bunch Ski Club   
Joliet, IL
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Powder Dogs Ski & Snowbo...   
LAKE IN THE HILLS, IL
Jug & Mug Ski Club   
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Sitzmark Ski & Snowboard...   
Mundelein, IL
Sitzmark Ski Club, Milwa...   
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Thunderbird Ski Club   
Northville, MI
Nomad Ski,Snowboard, & S...   
Oak Forest, IL
Omaha Ski Club   
Omaha, NE
Rivercity Ski Club   
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Lituanica Ski Club   
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Peoria Ski Club   
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Mississippi Valley Ski C...   
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Snomads Ski & Snowboard ...   
Racine, WI
Rock Valley Ski Associat...   
Rockford, IL
Four Winds Ski, Ride & S...   
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