Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Schweitzer

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 61.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 36%
  • Beginner
  • 15%
  • Families
  • 54%
  • Intermediate
  • 41%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 44%
  • Advanced
  • 49%

Helpful Highlights:

Headed to Schweizter after disappointment at Red Mountain in BC. Coverage was pretty good at least on all groomed runs. A lot of the expert needed more snow...

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  • 5

    Schweitzer Mountain Resort - A Skiers Mountain

    by snow_leopard - 16th March 2009

    Pros: Fresh Snow - Varied Terrain - Great Chair Lifts - Quality Grroming on Cruisers

    Cons: Snow Ghost Chair is slow and needs to be replaced to access that area

    We have skied at Schweitzer Mountain Resort for years located in the Idaho Panhandle just outside of Sandpoint. This year we made five trips to ski on Mid-W... Full review

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  • 2

    Schweitzer

    by snowguy1 - 15th March 2009

    Pros: great views

    Cons: snow stinks

    I have allways heard when its good its good, well what they didnt say is when its not got its horable, There are no mogels the snow quality is poor and low ... Full review

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  • 4

    Fabulous Terrain, High Price

    by SweetSki - 20th February 2009

    Pros: Nice variety of terrain, especially black diamonds

    Cons: Season Passes and lift tickets are Priced Too High.

    Beautiful mountain, gorgeous lake views, and nice variety of runs at the advanced level. Unfortunately, the unlimited season passes and daily lift tickets ... Full review

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  • 4

    It is alright.

    by YaMarVa - 31st December 2008

    Pros: A big mountain with lots of vertical, leg burners.

    Cons: Lots of car traffic.

    I first rode Schweitzer two days ago, will be spending my winter here, and am very pleased with all the great terrain. Lots of vertical means the runs last ... Full review

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  • 5

    An Honest Review

    by ter_eh - 22nd December 2008

    Pros: A resort for all abilities with great snow and short lines

    Cons: It gets socked in with fog (but this usually brings the snow)

    Schweitzer is a great resort for skiers/riders of all abilities. The view from the top is awesome overlooking Lake Pend Oreille. The terrian ranges from eas... Full review

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  • 5

    Schweitzer Review

    by anonymous_user - 26th July 2008

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    To all the posters bombarding Schweitzer management for closing on April 6th, PLEASE consider this. Schweitzer was the site of a ski movie after the moun... Full review

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