Schweitzer Mountain Resort


Widely regarded as Idaho's premier skiing destination and recognized as the top family-friendly resort in the Pacific Northwest, Schweitzer Mountain Resort takes pride in its independent ownership. Positioned among the nation's leading winter destinations, Schweitzer boasts an expansive 2900 acres of exceptional terrain, featuring two expansive bowls and renowned tree skiing. Nestled in the Selkirk Mountains of northern Idaho, just 80 miles from Spokane, WA, the resort provides panoramic views of Sandpoint, ID, along with stunning perspectives of three states, Canada, and the impressive Lake Pend Oreille. For winter enthusiasts, Schweitzer offers an additional 32 kilometers of Nordic trails catering to cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snow biking. Beyond the slopes, non-skiers can indulge in various activities within the intimate village, including an on-site spa, dining options, and shopping, ensuring a well-rounded and enjoyable experience for all.

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Where is Schweitzer Mountain Resort located?

Schweitzer Mountain Resort is situated in the Selkirk Mountains of Idaho, approximately 65 miles south of the Canadian border. It is located about 12 miles northwest of the town of Sandpoint and 58 miles north of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Schweitzer is part of the Selkirk Powder Triangle, along with Red Mountain and Whitewater Ski Resort. The Spokane Airport in Washington is the nearest major airport, located 94 miles southwest of Schweitzer, with a drive time of under 2 hours. Find out more

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