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Schweitzer Mountain

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Address: 10,000 Schweitzer Mountain Rd, Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone Number: 208-263-9555
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Mountain and ski area located in northern Idaho.

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I live close and ski here often, as a local I have skied all the other hill's. Schweitzer is bigger and better.

Great hill and beautiful scenery. Challenging hill with varied level's of difficulty. I highly recommend you visit Sandpoint and if you need to rent ski's or bikes go see Svein... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Lisa C
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Sandpoint, Idaho
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Sandpoint, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great hill and beautiful scenery. Challenging hill with varied level's of difficulty. I highly recommend you visit Sandpoint and if you need to rent ski's or bikes go see Svein and Sandpoint bike and ski. He is awesome!

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Holbrook, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

No lines, no people, challenging terrain, night skiing, great glades and plenty of snow, Conditions can get dicey at times depending on what blows in (lack of visibility at the summit, slush & crust towards the bottom) but there is always fun to be had whether groomers or untouched areas regardless. The mountain lacks a lodge at the summit but... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 4 days here with a ski club in Mid January. Almost no lift lines even Saturday. Almost everyone is a local here--so you can ask anyone for advice. Staff truly appreciated us and tried to make sure we had a great time. Snow was good, has a lot of challenging off the beaten track runs. Only downside is that... More 

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Thank Montana341
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do not buy gift cards for anyone. You can't use pre loaded gift cards for any online offers. My wife put $200 on a gift card for Christmas. I tried to purchase the Ski-3 deal and was told it is online only and gift cards can't be used online. I have to use it on the mountain. Sunday solution tickets... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just left Schweitzer after a great long weekend with family ages 1-62, all of us had a blast! Lots of snow and fun things to do! Super friendly and beautiful!!! Can't wait to go back!

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Thank Rachelle S
Spokane, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best variety of terrain in the region but also the most expensive. Season passes are way too expensive. 500 would be fair. Great conditions this year.

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Thank SpicyBigMac
Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

This mountain reminds of Whistler mountain in BC. Great runs! The backside was phenomenal and the lodge there It did get kinda of foggy later in the afternoon though

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Thank r_rod2002
Spokane
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

We took both our son's and their wives to the resort for Christmas break. We skied for two days in deep powder. We used the Alpine rental for skis. Very good service. All mountain services were outstanding. The Taps lounge is a great place.

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Thank SpokaneJohn
Kelowna, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

This year has been great with all the early snow fall mid and late December. My boys and I went here for 3 days of Snowboarding and enjoyed everyday to the max? The snowboard rentals were very good quality; but, when I tried the ski rentals I thought they were a low value ( low quality) rental. Needless to say... More 

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Thank Troy L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

I visited this place and is gorgeous, really worth it the long way to get there. When we got there it was falling a lot of snow and it was very cold if you want to visit the place to have to do it early, in the morning is better because they closed the shop and stores at 3pm.

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