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Swain Resort Reviews

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.
  • 3.1

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.6
  • Intermediate
  • 3.2
  • Expert
  • 2.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2.6
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.7
  • Aprés Ski
  • 1.9
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.3
  • Overall Value
  • 3.9

13 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (7)
  • 53
  • 4 Star Reviews (2)
  • 15
  • 3 Star Reviews (1)
  • 7
  • 2 Star Reviews (3)
  • 23
  • 1 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0

Helpful Highlights:

I've been skiing Swain since the 80's and I think the staff now are the friendliest you can find. You always feel welcome. It's small but I think they have ...

  • 3.1

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  • Linda (13th December 2015)

    I've been skiing Swain since the 80's and I think the staff now are the friendliest you can find. You always feel welcome. It's small but I think they have ...

  • Jeff Kosakowski ( 9th December 2015)

    For a small resort, it offers a little bit of everything. There is a great variety of trails for all levels of skiers. I have been skiing at Swain for 16 ye...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • anonymous_user (12th July 2007)

    Swain is ready to make a tremendous comeback with new investors looking at several new options to add to this resort area. I see great things in the days to...

  • anonymous_user (22nd January 2007)

    By far my favorite place to ski. The lines are so long at other slopes - here you get more time skiing and less time waiting. It is fun and clean and safe...

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