What we're about

We are an adult San Diego-based Ski and Snowboard Club that provides group travel for skiing/snowboarding, sporting, and social events for our members. You can checkout our website for more information, or join us through Meetup.
We offer ski trips from San Diego to Mammoth Mountain,and other great ski resorts across the western US and overseas at very low cost.
Bus trips to Mammoth are Thursday – Sunday with 3 nights lodging in Mammoth Lakes. We may also do weekday trips to Big Bear.

Snowdrifter members can also attend our social events such as our monthly meetings, happy hours, wine tastings, holiday parties, hikes, sporting events, concerts and much more.
Membership is only $50 per person. You need to be a PAID MEMBER to participate on our ski-trips. But you are welcome to attend most of our other social events without membership.
Get a membership application on our website at http://www.nisnowdrifter.com/docs/NISMembershipApp2022-23.pdf.

2022-2023 ski and board schedule:
Jackson Hole Wyoming (with FWSA) Jan 21 - 28, 2023
Schweitzer, Idaho Feb 26 - March 4, 2023
TBD Taos New Mexico
3-4 Mammoth Mountain 3 day bus trips

North Island Snowdrifters is a member club of the San Diego Council of Ski Clubs. By virtue of that, we are also part of the Far West Ski Association.

Upcoming events (3)

Summer Concert @ Coronado

Needs a location

Summer concert in Coronado
Eagle tribute at the park on 7th and Orange. A couple of us going, bring something to share if you like, and a chair or a mat.

🎿 🏂🏼 Ski and Board Jackson Hole, Wyoming Jan 21 - 28, 2023 -

Join the Snowdrifters for 7 great ski and board days at Jackson Hole, Wyoming at the FWSA Ski Week Jan 21 - 28, 2023. Send your $400 deposit in ASAP to reserve your spot. You can cancel without penalty before July 14th. (***YOU MUST BE A PAID MEMBER ($50) OF NI SNOWDRIFTERS or another SD Council of Ski Clubs club TO SIGN UP.)

Package includes:

  • 7 nights lodging at Snow King resort
  • Welcome Party
  • Council Pizza Party and Council night dinner
  • Giant Slalom Race
  • Mountain Picnic
  • Ski Week Dine and Dance

Lift tickets are additional if you need but discount packages are available. It is a FULL IKON and BASE PASS PLUS RESORT.
Group air is $544 RT or get your own airfaire.
See full flyer at: FWSA Jackson Hole
or in photo of flyer below for full details and sign-up information.

Questions: Contact Anneli Ford at [masked]

Mail $400 deposit check payable to San Diego Council of Ski Clubs to :
6214 Crystal Lake Drive
San Diego CA 92119

***SIGN UP FOR NI SNOWDRIFTER MEMBERSHIP AT: http://nisnowdrifter.com/docs/NISMembershipApp2022-23.pdf

Schweitzer Ski Resort, Idaho - ⛷Ski and 🏂🏽 Board Feb 26-Mar 4, 2023 !!

Ski-in Ski-Out at Schweitzer February 26 - March 4, 2023 with the Snowdrifters. Schweitzer ranks as one of the nation’s top winter destinations with 2900 acres of amazing terrain thanks to its two massive bowls and renowned tree skiing. Located in the Selkirk Mountains of the northern Idaho panhandle, and only 80 miles from Spokane, WA.
A $400 deposit will hold your spot. You must be a PAID member of the NI Snowdrifters to sign up for this ($50 per person, http://nisnowdrifter.com/docs/NISMembershipApp2022-23.pdf).

$1085-$1445 (based on type of room)
Package includes:

  • 6 nights lodging at the Selkirk Lodge SKI-IN SKI-OUT
  • ground transportation from Spokane Airport
  • Welcome Reception
  • Group Dinner
  • Air to be booked in November at an additional cost
  • Additional $506 for 5 day lift ticket - (Schweitzer is on IKON BASE PASS)

See flyer in PHOTOS below for more details. For More Information contact: MJ at [masked]
Make out check to NIS, complete registration and waiver forms (in photo section with flyer) and send deposit to MJ at 2396 Harcourt Drive, San Diego CA 92123

Past events (108)

Member Appreciation Party August 13th

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