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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 61 member clubs throughout the Chicago metropolitan area and neighboring states, representing over 7,500 skiers and snowboarders.
Fleetwind Ski Club Pine Point Ski Club Thunderbird Ski Club Piccadilly Ski Club Rock Valley Ski Association Wild Bunch Ski Club American Blind Skiing Foundation CMSC Racing Hustlers Ski Club Ibex Ski & Snowboard Club Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports Bloomington-Normal Ski Club Alpine Ski Club Tatry Ski Club Four Winds Ski and Social Club Gelandesprung Ski Club Nordic Fox Ski Club Chicago Friars Ski and Bike Club Sanctuary Ski Club Springfield Ski Club Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club Champaign Ski Club Moraine Valley College Ski/Board Club

Fleetwind Ski Club

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

Pine Point Ski Club

Thunderbird Ski Club

Piccadilly Ski Club - 2016 Whistler - BC, Canada

Rock Valley Ski Association

Marquette, MI

Wild Bunch Ski Club (Joliet, IL)

Lake Tahoe 2008

American Blind Skiing Foundation

CMSC Race Series

Competition geared to all levels!

Hustlers Ski Club

Ibex Ski and Adventure Club - Italy 2017

Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club

Telluride, CO

Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports

Lake Tahoe

Bloomington-Normal Ski Club

At the Matterhorn

Alpine Ski Club

Tatry Ski Club

A day of Alpine racing

Four Winds Ski and Social Club

Copper Mountain

Gelandesprung Ski Club

Spring Banquet 2017

Methow Valley - skiing in Washington State

Chicago Friars Ski Club

Mt. Bachelor, OR

Sanctuary Ski & Snowboard Club - the next generation!

Springfield Ski Club

Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club

Hiking Trip - We offer year-round activities.

Champaign Ski Club

Winter Park 2009

Fun on the slopes


  • Club News
  • CMSC News
  • Calendar
COUNCIL TRIPS 2023-2024
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 05/13/22)
New trips Europe Chicago week Spring Fling

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

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

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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Chicago Latvian Ski Cl...
Chicagoland Club 50 --...   
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East Iowa Ski Club...   
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Countryside, IL
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Four Winds Ski, Ride &...   
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Schaumburg, IL
Ibex Ski & Adventure C...   
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Indianapolis Ski Club...   
Indianapolis, IN
Inland Ski Club...   
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J's Ski & Snowboard Cl...   
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Joliet Ski Club...   
Joliet, IL
Kirby Ski Club...   
Lake Delton, WI
Lakeshore Ski & Sports...   
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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...   
Algonquin, 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
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...   
LIBERTYVILLE, IL
Springfield Ski & Trav...   
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...
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New Berlin, WI
Viking Ski Club...   
Granger, IN
Wild Bunch Ski Club...   
Joliet, IL

Lincoln-Way Ski Club
Blizzard Ski & Snowboard...
Schussboomers Ski & Snow...
American Blind Skiing Fo...
Thunderbird Ski Club
SEWASP SouthEastern Wisc...
Chicago Latvian Ski Club
Iowa Ski Club
Powder Dogs Ski & Snowbo...   
Algonquin, IL
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
Four Winds Ski, Ride & S...   
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
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
Pine Point Ski Club   
Chicago, IL
SUD's Social Club   
Countryside, IL
Fleetwind Ski Club   
Countryside, IL
Duneland Ski Club   
Crownpoint, IN
Piccadilly Ski Club   
Downers Grove, IL
J's Ski & Snowboard Club   
Elk Grove Village, 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
Inland Ski Club   
Highland, IN
Indianapolis Ski Club   
Indianapolis, IN
Wild Bunch Ski Club   
Joliet, IL
Joliet Ski Club   
Joliet, IL
Kirby Ski Club   
Lake Delton, WI
Snowseekers Ski/Snowboar...   
LIBERTYVILLE, IL
Sitzmark Ski & Snowboard...   
Mundelein, IL
TEQskifriends   
Mundelein, IL
Vagabond Ski & Social Cl...   
New Berlin, WI
Omaha Ski Club   
Omaha, NE
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
Springfield Ski & Travel...   
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