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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.
400 Ski Club Champaign Ski Club Piccadilly Ski Club Thunderbird Ski Club Springfield Ski Club Alpine Ski Club Oak Park Ski Club Four Winds Ski and Social Club Hustlers Ski Club Tatry Ski Club Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club Wild Bunch Ski Club Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club Pine Point Ski Club Fleetwind Ski Club Moraine Valley College Ski/Board Club Bloomington-Normal Ski Club Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports Chicago Friars Ski and Bike Club American Blind Skiing Foundation Nordic Fox Ski Club Team Trent Racing Program

400 Ski Club

Winter Park, March 2012

Champaign Ski Club

Winter Park 2009

Piccadilly Ski Club

We have activities all year round.

Thunderbird Ski Club

Springfield Ski Club

Alpine Ski Club

Oak Park Ski Club

Seen at our lodge: we are an all-season ski club for singles and families alike.

Four Winds Ski and Social Club

Granite Peak Trip - Trips and Events for the entire family

Hustlers Ski Club

Tatry Ski Club

A day of Alpine racing

Skunk Hollow Ski and Snowboard Club

Hiking Trip - We offer year-round activities.

Wild Bunch Ski Club (Joliet, IL)

Lake Tahoe 2008

Snowseekers Ski & Snowboard Club

Telluride, CO

Pine Point Ski Club

Fleetwind Ski Club

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

Fun on the slopes

Bloomington-Normal Ski Club

At the Matterhorn

Chicagoland Club 50 - Ski and Sports

Summer Trip to Door County

Chicago Friars Ski Club

Mt. Bachelor, OR

American Blind Skiing Foundation

Methow Valley - skiing in Washington State

Team Trent

Team Trent (primarily dedicated to racing.) The last few remaining guests at the waxing party

CMSC Alpine Racing Program

Home races at Wilmot Mountain


  • Club News
  • CMSC News
  • Calendar
Season Kick-off Party
John Daviduke - 08/29/14
Pine Point Ski Club
2014 - 2015 PINE POINT Season Kick-off Party

Joliet Ski Club, Joliet, IL
Dee Zdralevich - 08/28/14
Joliet Ski Club
Hosting a Meet and Greet event at our general meeting; Thursday, 9/18/14; 7:00 p.m. @ Knights of Columbus, Infantry Drive

Fall Golf Weekend. All Welcome!
Jean Bagel - 08/18/14
Ibex Ski and Snowboard Club
Fall Colors Golf Weekend an Ibex Classic!

Assoociate memberships
Mary Tortorici - 08/18/14
Four Winds Ski and Social Club
Membership at reduced annual rate of $5.00 for Individuals and $10.00 for a Family.

Kirby Ski Club announces 2015 trip dates to Wisconsin
Kirby Giampa - 08/07/14
Kirby Ski Club
Cascade Mountain - Dells 30th annual trips

Schweitzer Mountain
Darlene Kelly - 08/06/14
Schussboomers Ski and Snowboard Club of Milwaukee
Best Kept Secret in North America

SOX GAME DEADLINE EXTENDED TO AUGUST 27
Michael Thomas - (posted on 08/22/14)
Sox Game Deadline extended to August 27

SOX GAME SEPTEMBER 27
Michael Thomas - (posted on 08/06/14)
Deadlne to order tickets August 23

CMSC WEBSITE PULL DATE
Rick Heinz - (posted on 07/06/14)
All trip and club info must be up to date

MAGAZINE DUE DATE
Rick Heinz - (posted on 07/06/14)
Submissions are due for the Ski & Ride Club Guide

CHICAGO WEEK 2016
Michael Pogar - (posted on 05/15/14)
Chicago Week 2016 is going to Whistler

CHICAGO WEEK 2015
Mary Kreinbring - (posted on 05/12/14)
CMSC''s Big Trip goes to Mt. Bachelor

WE CAME, WE SAW, WE MARDI GRAS''D!
Mary Kreinbring - (posted on 05/12/14)
Wrap-up of Chicago Week 2014

SEMINAR FORUM SCHEDULE
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 04/22/14)
May 17 Forum 8 - 10 AM

PROFESSIONAL CHICAGO WEEK PICTURES
Ray Piwowarczyk - (posted on 03/17/14)
Big Sky Pictures

The CMSC calendar contains meeting CMSC event dates, such as Chicago Week, the Europe trip and more.

Click here to view our calendar!

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 bi-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! For starters, all your trips and events, meeting information and more are listed in our website and Ski and Ride 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 Friars Ski & B...   
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Chicago Ski Pro Club...   
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Chicagoland Club 50 - ...   
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Fireside Ski Club...   
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Fleetwind Ski Club...   
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Oak Forest, IL
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Omaha, NE
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Peoria, IL
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Rock Valley Ski Associ...   
Rockford, IL
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Woodridge, IL
Schussboomers Ski & Sn...
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Elkhorn, WI
Sitzmark Ski & Snowboa...   
Mundelein, IL
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Brookfield, WI
Skihasen Ski Club...   
Sheboygan, WI
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Sno-Gophers Ski Club...   
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Racine, WI
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Snowseekers Ski/Snowbo...   
Mundelein, IL
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St. Louis, MO
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Tatry Ski Club...   
Chicago, IL
Team Trent...   
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Boyne City, MI
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Greenfield, WI
Viking Ski Club...   
Granger, IN
Wheel Ski & Sports Clu...   
Beloit, WI
Wild Bunch Ski Club...   
Joliet, IL

Lincoln-Way Ski Club
Schussboomers Ski & Snow...
American Blind Skiing Fo...
Aqua Adventurers
Thunderbird Ski Club   
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Sly Fox Ski & Snowboard ...   
Appleton, WI
Skunk Hollow Ski & Snowb...   
Arlington Heights, IL
Northwest Nordic Ski Clu...   
Arlington Heights, IL
Ibex Ski & Snowboard Clu...   
Arlington Hts., IL
Kirby Ski Club   
Barrington, IL
Battle Creek Ski Club   
Battle Creek, MI
Wheel Ski & Sports Club   
Beloit, WI
Bloomington-Normal Ski &...   
Bloomington, IL
Toledo Ski Club   
Boyne City, MI
Sitzmark Ski Club, Milwa...   
Brookfield, WI
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
Fleetwind Ski Club   
Chicago, IL
Pine Point Ski Club   
Chicago, IL
Chicago Ski Pro Club   
Chicago, IL
Gateway Ski USA   
Clayton, MO
Boston Friends   
Concord, NH
SUD's Social Club   
Countryside, IL
Duneland Ski Club   
Crownpoint, IN
Powder Dogs Ski & Snowbo...   
Crystal Lake, IL
Mississippi Valley Ski C...   
Davenport, IA
Piccadilly Ski Club   
Downers Grove, IL
J's Ski & Snowboard Club   
Elk Grove Village, IL
Four Winds Ski & Social ...   
Elk Grove Village, IL
SEWASP SouthEastern Wisc...   
Elkhorn, WI
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
Fireside Ski Club   
Glenwood, IL
Viking Ski Club   
Granger, IN
Gelandesprung Ski Club   
Green Bay, WI
Vagabond Ski & Social Cl...   
Greenfield, WI
Inland Ski Club   
Griffith, IN
Indianapolis Ski Club   
Indianapolis, IN
Wild Bunch Ski Club   
Joliet, IL
Joliet Ski Club   
Joliet, IL
Madison Ski Club   
Madison, WI
Snowseekers Ski/Snowboar...   
Mundelein, IL
Sitzmark Ski & Snowboard...   
Mundelein, IL
400 Ski Club   
N/A, IL
Nomad Ski Club Of Chicag...   
Oak Forest, IL
Omaha Ski Club   
Omaha, NE
Rivercity Ski Club   
Ottawa, IL
Peoria Ski Club   
Peoria, IL
Snomads Ski & Snowboard ...   
Racine, WI
Rock Valley Ski Associat...   
Rockford, IL
Oak Park Ski Club   
Schaumburg, IL
Hustlers Ski Club   
Schaumburg, IL
Skihasen Ski Club   
Sheboygan, WI
Team Trent   
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Springfield Ski Club   
Springfield, IL
St. Louis Ski Club   
St. Louis, MO
Boeing Employees Ski Clu...   
St. Louis, MO
Chicagoland Club 50 - Sk...   
Throughout Chicago a, IL
Elmhurst Ski Club   
Ville Park, IL
Sanctuary Ski Club   
Woodridge, IL