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

    Advanced Skier

    by mdcliffcda - 28th March 2011

    Pros: terrain of hill

    Cons: no snow in 7 days

    Whoever said Schweitzer does not have advanced Terrain apparently did not ski the back bowl nor the face. Most people, and I do mean most people, fine the ... Full review

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  • 5

    Team Farm

    by Team Farm - 12th February 2011

    Pros: best Fam friendly resort

    Cons: well; none

    One of my all time fav mountains, especially when they get new snow, most of the snowfall here is nice dry powder & anytime they get a dumping of more than ... Full review

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  • 5

    Do not miss out

    by chalis_chap - 22nd January 2011

    Pros: Long runs, great staff, no lift lines

    Cons: weather

    wow.... All I have to say is do not miss out on this mountain. This is Idaho's best kept secret. A huge mountain with a wide range of runs. For how la... Full review

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  • 4

    good larger mtn

    by ryannw - 30th December 2010

    Pros: large area, good liifts, good park

    Cons: not as much snow as lookout and silver usually get

    A great mountain with more terrain than the rest of the region, and by far the best park. sometimes the pow gets tracked out, but lift lines are usually und... Full review

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  • 5

    favorite mountain

    by kbonner - 24th December 2010

    Pros: great snow, awesome runs and views. friendly employees

    Cons: it's getting discovered

    2900 acres - I ski it 30-40 days per year, always something new to find, never bored with the terrain.... Full review

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  • 4

    Good facilities and even terrain but long lines!

    by snowanderer - 27th May 2010

    Pros: Great daylodge and cruisy groomers

    Cons: Slow lifts and limited terrain after one day is a little dull

    Skiing at Schweitzer is what it says on the packet - it's wide open and pleasant but it doesn't really have the fun atmosphere of other mountains. It seems... Full review

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