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Schweitzer Mountain

10000 Schweitzer Mountain Rd, Sandpoint, ID 83864-9235
+1 208-263-9555
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Hidden gem of a ski mountain!

Best ski area in North Idaho. Bluebird days are awesome! Well groomed. Friendly staff. Varied... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
4Seasonsgal
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Sandpoint, Idaho
Beautiful Mountain

We took one afternoon to drive the short distance up to Schweitzer Mountain. While not during ski... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
mosiervaudt
,
Gig Harbor, Washington
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ski resort”(22 reviews)
“chair lift”(12 reviews)
“great snow”(7 reviews)
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Mountain and ski area located in northern Idaho.
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10000 Schweitzer Mountain Rd, Sandpoint, ID 83864-9235
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+1 208-263-9555
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"ski resort"
in 22 reviews
"chair lift"
in 12 reviews
"great snow"
in 7 reviews
"lift tickets"
in 9 reviews
"summer visit"
in 4 reviews
"high speed lifts"
in 4 reviews
"excellent ski"
in 4 reviews
"bunny hill"
in 6 reviews
"world class skiing"
in 3 reviews
"night skiing"
in 3 reviews
"green runs"
in 3 reviews
"nature trail"
in 4 reviews
"ski lift"
in 8 reviews
"chimney rock"
in 4 reviews
"can't wait to go back"
in 5 reviews
"ski season"
in 4 reviews
"advanced skiers"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best ski area in North Idaho. Bluebird days are awesome! Well groomed. Friendly staff. Varied food choices. Plenty of skiing for every ability. Ski clinics and lessons taught by knowledgeable instructors. Season pass and spring flight passes -good value Pets are allowed during the summer;...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We took one afternoon to drive the short distance up to Schweitzer Mountain. While not during ski season, I am looking forward to the time when we can travel there during Winter. There are beautiful views and the village has lots of restaurants and things...More

1  Thank mosiervaudt
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

lots of snow, tons of runs. high-speed lifts and hidden bars and restaurants throughout the park. lots for all to do , ski snowboard or tube.

Thank Cody B
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Schweitzer is in a beautiful location, has good terrain, and excellent lifts. So why rate it only 3 stars. Literally every time I have been there it is raining or snowing or blowing or skiing in a cloud or some combination. Today was terrible visibility...More

Thank Chuck S
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

March in Sandpoint Idaho is a great ski time. Blue bird days, fresh powder, varied terrain. The spring fling pass is the best ski deal in the world! A fun mountain full of friendly people:)

Thank Eelbones
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

a little background: I am an expert skier and have worked as a certified professional ski instructor, skied at a lot of areas, probably too many to recall. I have skied here a few times but almost 20 years ago before it became somewhat of...More

1  Thank Soggyinsnoqualmie
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This mountain is a great place to learn how to ski! Even on their busiest weekend, there is plenty of space to feel that you can safely test your skills. Our instructor was incredibly skilled and the best teacher for us first timers. He made...More

Thank Melmelmar
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Schweitzer is large ski are with 2900 acres. There is a good variety of terrain with nice steep drop offs from the triple. We used the old double lift a lot because it serviced some of the best terrain and took you up 1900 feet....More

Thank Tom E
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Everything about this place is incredible! How close it is to Sandpoint, the views are to die for, amazing skiing and snowboarding trails, people are beyond kind, service and food is amazing pretty much anywhere you choose to go! Cozy coffee shops, atmosphere is fantastic!...More

Thank Shy P
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

We made the mistake of renting from Alpine instead of Schweitzer. It was steep, but it was definitely quality equipment. I was teaching my partner how to ski and the “bunny slope” was huge and long so there was plenty of room and time for...More

Thank texan020
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Yyzsc
2 March 2018|
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Response from deborahr763 | Reviewed this property |
There is NO mandatory rule that says you have to use a helmet.
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JustineInAZ
4 December 2017|
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Response from DavidMabelle | Reviewed this property |
Try Craigslist for private owners under the section vacation rentals you made need to use the spokane one and put in keyword sandpoint or schweitzer
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8 January 2017|
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Response from Lisa C | Reviewed this property |
If you don't mind driving down into town there are many choices from Trinity fine dining to Ickarts bar with flavor. There's a good Thai restaurant Thai nigiri, foods good but ambiance is lacking. Stop for a beer at... More
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