Midwestern Ski Clubs

Snowsports clubs are a great way to make new friends and find partners to head to the mountain with! Some clubs get together year-round to watch movies, share stories and plan for big trips the upcoming season, too. You’ll get great discounts when traveling in groups – especially because many regional groups belong to larger overall groups, yielding the best deals of them all!


Chicago Metropolitan Ski Council (CMSC)
This council coordinates activities and communication between 97 clubs in Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Michigan, Missouri, Iowa and central Canada. It also has a racing league with its own website, www.skicmsc-race.com

Chicago Friars Ski & Bike Club
A ski/bike/social club for those 21 and older.

Piccadilly Ski Club
Downers Grove, IL

Sanctuary Ski Club
Downers Grove, IL.

Skunk Hollow Ski Club
Des Plaines.

The Snowseekers Ski Club

Springfield Ski Club


Alpine Ski Club

Indianapolis Ski Club

Lafayette Ski Club
This club offers members the opportunity to ski with others of similar interest and ability. The club has beginner, intermediate, expert and even non-skiers. One of the club's main goals is to provide the best skiing experience to the most people at the lowest price every winter.

Purdue University Ski and Snowboard Club

Viking Ski Club
Located in South Bend-Mishawaka- Elkhart Area. Runs low-cost weekend and weeklong ski trips as well as a variety of social activities year round.


East Iowa Ski Club
Cedar Rapids

Mississippi Valley Ski Club
Davenport, IA/Rock Island, IL. This club has members from two states, Iowa and Illinois, on either side of the mighty Mississippi.

University of Iowa Ski and Snowboard Club

Iowa State University Ski and Snowboard Club


Kansas City Ski Club
Shawnee Mission, KS.


Metropolitan Detroit Ski Council
MDSC has existed since 1955 and is the umbrella organization for nearly 40 ski clubs in Michigan, Canada and Ohio. The clubs welcome downhill skiers, snowboarders and cross-country enthusiasts. Most clubs are active year round.

Ford Thunderbird Ski Club
Dearborn - This club celebrated its 50th anniversary in the year 2000. With about 1,700 members, it has a ton of trips and activities, including its own ski and snowboard school with PSIA-certified instructors.


Minnesota Ski Council
A council of 22 ski clubs in Minnesota and Western Wisconsin.

Sitzmark Ski & Social Club
Minneapolis/St Paul

Skijammers and Boardjammers Ski and Snowboard School
For children of all ages.

University of Minnesota Ski & Snowboard Club


Gateway Ski Club
We are an open club in St. Louis with about 700 members. Our primary focus is a trip to the Alps each year for a week of skiing and then a side trip of about three days to some interesting non-ski destination. We have no dues; and we do other trips to unusual destinations, mostly in Canada or the Far West.

Kansas City Ski Club
Shawnee Mission, KS

Show-Me Skiers
First African-American ski club of St. Louis. Member club of the National Brotherhood of Skiers.

St. Louis Ski Club
St. Louis, MO


Cleveland Metro Ski Council
The Cleveland Metro Ski Council (CMSC) is an umbrella organization comprised over 26 ski clubs representing more than 8,000 skiers in northeast Ohio. While CMSC member clubs hail from as far west as Sandusky, east to Warren,Youngstown, and Erie Pa., and south to Akron/Wooster, the majority of CMSC clubs are concentrated in the Greater Cleveland area.

Metropolitan Detroit Ski Council
MDSC has existed since 1955 and is the umbrella organization for nearly40 ski clubs in Michigan, Canada and Ohio. The clubs welcome downhill skiers,snowboarders, and cross-country enthusiasts. Most clubs are active year round.

Ohio Valley Ski Council
The OVSC has clubs in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky. Many of its members are listed below as individual clubs, but check the website for a complete list of contact information on its 13 member clubs.

Chagrin Valley Ski Club
Chagrin Falls

Cincinnati Ski Club

Dayton Ski Club

Esprit Ski & Sports Club

FaGowees Ski Club

Hi Rise Ski Club

Newark Ski Club

Snohio.com - Snowboard Network of Ohio
A club for the new millennium! This is an online gathering of Ohio snowboarders with the idea of meeting up at resorts and having one or two gatherings during the 2002-2003 season.

Suburban Ski Club

Warren Ski Club

The Youngstown Ski Club


Cedar Springs Ski Club Inc.
Included with your membership fee is the opportunity to attend a variety of daily trips and extended trips at reasonable rates. We have group lessons available from our instructors. We are non-profit and family friendly.

Milton Heights Racing Club
This club, based at the Glen Eden Ski area in Milton, Ontario, has ski and snowboard racing, both a house league and travel teams for all ages.

North Toronto Ski Club
Membership offers lessons in downhill, boarding and cross-country on its day trips. With more than 30 qualified instructors, lessons are available for all levels.


Sitzmark Ski Club

Metro Milwaukee
We are a traveling snowsports school teaching skiing and snowboarding to kids from 7 to 18 years of age. We travel to local ski areas each weekend of the winter.

Vagabond Ski Club