Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Swain

Planning a ski trip to Swain? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Swain stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Swain review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.
  • 2,9
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2,7
  • Family Friendly
  • 3,6
  • Aprés Ski
  • 1,5
  • Terrain Park
  • 2,6
  • Overall Value

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Been skiing Swain since highschool, back when it was a good area. I've had a pass for the last 35+ years but not this year due to how bad skiing was last ...

  • 2,9

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  • Larry Seaman (27th December 2013)

    Been skiing Swain since highschool, back when it was a good area. I've had a pass for the last 35+ years but not this year due to how bad skiing was last ...

  • (21st December 2013)

    I have been going to Swain since 1982. It is small compared with the major New York and New England ski areas but it is an excellent local resort for weeken...

  • dlopiano ( 4th March 2013)

    I wouldnt recommend this mountain for beginners. The size and steepness of the mountain is favorable to beginners, however the conditions of the terrain are...

  • Jay (30th January 2009)

    I will never forget skiing at Swain as long as I live. That is where I learned to ski when I was just 4 years old, and I skied there continuously until the...

  • Newsnow ( 8th January 2009)

    We visited Swain (12/27/08) on the way to Niagara Falls, originally we wasn't sure if this is the right place for my two daughters (6 and 8 years old) to le...

  • anonymous_user (27th March 2008)

    I went to Swain a little hesitant...small town, small area, old lifts. All that didn't matter when I started skiing. The mountain was prestine. The mounta...

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