Schweitzer Mountain Resort is reporting the first snowfall of the 2017/18 season on September 19, 2017. Approximately 2" of new snow fell early in the morning at higher elevations. With the possibility of a La Nina effect this winter, Schweitzer is looking forward to the possibility of another cold and snowy winter this year. For more details on Schweitzer's winter offerings and updated operations information, visit www.schweitzer.com.