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
  • Nightlife
  • 1.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.6
  • 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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  • 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...

  • mere (22nd January 2007)

    About fifteen years ago my older brother had taken me to swain to learn how to ski,at first i was a little scared but it was one of the best times of my lif...

  • (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...

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