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Swain Resort

Closed Now: 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Off Season Visit

My sister and I got a good deal on an August stay at the resort. The accommodations were clean and... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2017
Sarnia, Ontario
Great beginner mountain and family ski area

My boys learned to ski here and the majority of our group managed to ski down a beginner hill that... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2016
Rochester, NY
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  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Sep 21, 2017
“Off Season Visit”
Mar 14, 2017
“Family Friendly”
Situated in northern Allegany County, in lake-effect snow region, Swain Resort provides affordable wintertime fun for families! We have three main terrain parks at Swain, in addition to single features located across the mountain. Enjoy our...more
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2275 County Road 24, Swain, NY 14884-9717
+1 607-545-6511
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

My sister and I got a good deal on an August stay at the resort. The accommodations were clean and comfortable. Full kitchen for meals and close to Letchworth State Park and Stony Brook SP for hiking and sight seeing. Our booking was done online...More

Thank NurseChuck
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Nice small ski resort. Very family and group oriented. The staff is super friendly and helpful. The trails are somewhat shorter than other mountains but they have a good variety for all levels and they've done a nice job with the limited natural snow we've...More

Thank dcoalum83
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I recently enjoyed the night skiing at Swain. Ladies day on Friday was fun. Thank you!

Thank Jen M
Reviewed August 22, 2016

My boys learned to ski here and the majority of our group managed to ski down a beginner hill that wasn't a "bunny hill" . We were about 30 Cub Scouts. They were very friendly and patient with all the young kids. Instructors went above...More

1  Thank Quinn96
Reviewed February 25, 2016

I bought a groupon for buy one get one lift ticket at Swain so I decided to give it a try. My son who's is an excellent skier and I arrived about 11 am and found the employees not only very helpful but super friendly....More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed January 20, 2016

Our family has a yearly tradition of heading to our cabin for MLK Weekend, which always includes skiing at Swain. The location is easy to get to, parking has never been an issue, and the rental shop has everything we need for a day or...More

Thank Mfsnyder11050
Reviewed August 27, 2015

Great little place. Friendly staff, nicely groomed trails. Even the restaurant food is pretty decent.

2  Thank Anthony C
Reviewed May 20, 2015

I couldn't do any skiing while I was there due to a recent injury but I did go out to the slopes and watch the skiers. Slopes looked well groomed and from my conversation with others the conditions were perfect. I walked over to the...More

3  Thank armybrat12
Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

Friendly ski resort with good skiing. The lifts are aging but the slopes are great even if vertical is much less than of its big rival in the region. Prices are very reasonable, staff is very kind. Unfortunately it is significantly farther from Rochester than...More

2  Thank BeLaZe
Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

I've skied at Swain, 55 miles from home, for several years. I was out last year due to a torn Achilles so I made up for it this year. More than 600 runs this year, and I still enjoy going. The runs are challenging even...More

4  Thank Steve C
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