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... read more
Situated in northern Allegany County, in lake-effect snow region, Swain...
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 traditional and always evolving Swain Proving Grounds located on Pines Run, or visit the natural features of the Black Forest Terrain Park locate on Promenade, or The Training Grounds located on Lower Robinson's and Lower Brewer.
Also, be sure to make a reservation for an overnight stay at Swain's cozy, slope side Mountainside Inn.
Beginners of all ages, take a ride on the Magic Carpet and experience your best choice for learning to ski. Whether you conquer the black diamonds, meander to the bottom on a wide-open trail, or savor the thrill of hitting the rails at one of the terrain parks, Swain has something for all ambitions and abilities.
During your visit be sure to stop in to our warm and friendly slope side bar and grill, The Shawmut Grille. Offering gourmet sandwiches & wraps, pizza & wings, and salads...great food and a large selection of adult beverages. On select evenings, live music is provided. A relaxing environment for all, families are welcome!
If you're in a hurry, head to Mercer's Cafe for a variety of fast food offerings as well as a rotation of delicious homemade baked goods, salads, and dinner options.