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Hanging @ Schweitzer August 2018

Our family of 4, (son just turned 11 and 7 year old daughter) had a really fun 3.5 days... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Calgary, Canada
Great skiing with no crowds

The skiing here is great. Visibility can be tough on some days. This mountain has plenty of... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Chicago burbs
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10000 Schweitzer Mountain Rd, Sandpoint, ID 83864-9235
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 4, (son just turned 11 and 7 year old daughter) had a really fun 3.5 days @ Schweitzer in August. We stayed in the White Pine Lodge which was really quite spacious - 2 bdrooms with king size beds and 2 full...More

Thank DeniseW2526
Reviewed 12 April 2018

The skiing here is great. Visibility can be tough on some days. This mountain has plenty of challenging terrain. Crowds were non existent on a week day. Other than a Saturday lift lines were zilch. Good value over the big name resorts. The road up...More

Thank GolferandSkier
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Skiing is great The Nightlife and restaurants not so much... Good however it's a short drive to Sandpoint or there is enough action

Thank C2948FQthomass
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Stayed over New Year's weekend - The ski lessons for the kids were well organized and they handled the masses very well. Not impressed with the Chimney Rock restaurant hours and organization. No place to get a sit down breakfast anywhere at the resort after...More

Thank Sharon E
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Loved this place! Amazing conditions and even better people. Everyone was so friendly and helpful (and were Canadian so the standards are pretty high). Would recommend this ski hill in a heart beat!

Thank David F
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Though the (winter) season is early, the mountain crew is busy making more snow to add to Mother Nature's gift of the white stuff. Hopefully December will bring more snow, and add to the base (it's likely to happen). Still, there is plenty to do,...More

1  Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The star of the show is the mountain of course. Groomed runs are well done and the backside of the mountain offers runs for those more adventurous. This is a year round mountain, but it's skiing/boarding are truly outstanding. If you do not enjoy winter...More

1  Thank team503modstock
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We went up to the village and resort for the afternoon. Only one restaurant open, but good food. Had some outdoor games for the family, like, lawn chess and checkers. They had a rock wall and a bungy bounce, that my teens thought were lame,...More

Thank ktmac789
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Good stop with the family, nice village to spend the evening view is breath-taking and the hotel staff very very professional and helpful The drive up to the resort is an exciting one lots of wild turkey.

Thank O_ZAirdrie
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We took 6 kids + 6 adults. Most of the adults just did the ski lift to the top -beautiful view (except the forest fire smoke that was coming in)! Kids and I did the Zip-line. Good beginner experience. Just one section and an uphill...More

Thank Darlene J
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