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

Wild Bunch Ski Club (Joliet, IL)

Lake Tahoe 2008

Pine Point Ski Club

Bloomington-Normal Ski Club

At the Matterhorn

American Blind Skiing Foundation

Alpine Ski Club

Thunderbird Ski Club

Fleetwind Ski Club

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

Springfield Ski Club

Champaign Ski Club

Winter Park 2009

CMSC Race Series

Competition geared to all levels!

Gelandesprung Ski Club

Spring Banquet 2017

Sanctuary Ski & Snowboard Club - the next generation!

Chicago Friars Ski Club

Mt. Bachelor, OR

Rock Valley Ski Association

Marquette, MI

Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club

Telluride, CO

Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports

Lake Tahoe

Four Winds Ski and Social Club

Copper Mountain

Methow Valley - skiing in Washington State

Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club

Hiking Trip - We offer year-round activities.

Tatry Ski Club

A day of Alpine racing

Piccadilly Ski Club - 2016 Whistler - BC, Canada

Fun on the slopes

Hustlers Ski Club

Ibex Ski and Adventure Club - Italy 2017


  • Club News
  • CMSC News
  • Calendar
Free TGR Movie at Windy City Ski and Snowboard Show
Michael Thomas - 09/26/22
Skunk Hollow Ski & Snowboard Club
Free TGR Movie at Windy City Ski and Snowboard Show

Free Airfare when Booked by 9/30/2022
Ed Gordon - 08/28/22
Duneland Ski Club
Danube Explorer - Mayflower River Cruise

Sitzmark Illinois Trip to Park City is open for sign ups
Cindy Collins - 08/18/22
Sitzmark Ski & Snowboard Club
Park City ski trip from Sunday March 5 to Friday, March 10, 2023 $1613

CLUB WINNERS
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 05/23/22)
Club Winners

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

CUBS ROOFTOP GAME IS BACK FOR 2022!!
Mary Kreinbring - (posted on 03/30/22)
Cubs Rooftop Game is Back for 2022!!

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








Alpine Ski Club...   
Buffalo Grove, IL
American Blind Skiing ...
Battle Creek Ski Club...   
Battle Creek, MI
Bloomington-Normal Ski...   
Bloomington, IL
Boeing Employees Ski C...   
St. Louis, MO
Champaign Ski & Advent...   
Champaign, IL
Chicago Dental Ski Clu...   
Brookfield, IL
Chicago Friars Ski & B...   
Chicago, IL
Chicago Latvian Ski Cl...
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
Fleetwind Ski Club...   
Countryside, IL
Fort Wayne Ski Club...   
Fort Wayne, IN
Four Winds Ski, Ride &...   
Schaumburg, IL
Gelandesprung Ski Club...   
Green Bay, WI
Hustlers Ski Club...   
Schaumburg, IL
Ibex Ski & Adventure C...   
Arlington Hts., IL
Indianapolis Ski Club...   
Indianapolis, IN
Inland Ski Club...   
Highland, IN
Iowa Ski Club...
J's Ski & Snowboard Cl...   
Elk Grove Village, IL
Joliet Ski Club...   
Joliet, IL
Jug & Mug Ski Club...   
Lansing, MI
Kirby Ski Club...   
Lake Delton, WI
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...   
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
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...   
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...
Vagabond Ski & Social ...   
New Berlin, WI
Viking Ski Club...   
Granger, IN
Wild Bunch Ski Club...   
Joliet, IL

Lincoln-Way Ski Club
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
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
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
Downhillers Ski Club   
Elm Grove, WI
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
Joliet Ski Club   
Joliet, IL
Kirby Ski Club   
Lake Delton, WI
Jug & Mug Ski Club   
Lansing, MI
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
Four Winds Ski, Ride & S...   
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

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