Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Schweitzer

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 61.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 36%
  • Beginner
  • 15%
  • Families
  • 54%
  • Intermediate
  • 41%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 44%
  • Advanced
  • 49%

Helpful Highlights:

Headed to Schweizter after disappointment at Red Mountain in BC. Coverage was pretty good at least on all groomed runs. A lot of the expert needed more snow...

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  • 4


    by Bill G - 29th January 2014

    Pros: Pretty good coverage on all groomed trails

    Cons: Fog made visibility difficult. Hid out back

    Headed to Schweizter after disappointment at Red Mountain in BC. Coverage was pretty good at least on all groomed runs. A lot of the expert needed more snow... Full review

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  • 4


    by Britt Yingling - 17th December 2013

    Pros: snow and mountain

    Cons: far away from maryland

    Tina and Russ said its a fun mountain so that's good enough for me.... Full review

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  • 5

    Cat skiing makes this a destination resort

    by Ken Barrett - 6th September 2013

    Pros: Snowiest spot in the US Rocky Mountains

    Cons: Competition from BC

    Schweitzer is a big mountain with some of the most consistent features looked for by SKIERS; fresh snow, few tracked out days, great grooming, short lift li... Full review

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  • 5

    Nice Big Mountain

    by burbump - 22nd February 2013

    Pros: Great terrain, no crowds

    Cons: Limited Visibility

    This was the first time visiting this resort. After living in Lake Tahoe for 25 years we relocated to Idaho and have to ski boring Brundage. Schwietzer wa... Full review

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  • 1

    Terrible customer service

    by SHERTZ - 14th February 2013

    Pros: Skiing

    Cons: Customer Service

    I love the skiing here but the customer service is horrible. We go to Schweitzer every year and usually have a great time. Last year we went and got fogge... Full review

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  • 5

    Best Tree Skiing and Uncrowded Powder

    by h20proof - 27th December 2012

    Pros: Uncrowded, Powder, Tree Skiing, Lots of terrain

    Cons: Not much apres ski, average terrain park (usually too much powder)

    Since the last review said "no snow in 7 days", I'll give you the other side of the coin....107" snow base so far in 2012 and it's only December. How about... Full review

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