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Snowcat-skiing and snowmobiling the best location in the Rockies and Pacific Northwest! With a private lodge located right on the summit of Schweitzer Mountain Resort, SPC cat skis and snowmobiles in thousands of acres of epic terrain directly behind Idaho's largest ski resort. Prompt access to your full day of guided cat skiing begins at or before 9am. Up to 10 cat skiers per day can expect up to 8 runs and 10,000 to 14,000 vertical of fresh tracks. Snowmobilers can look forward to 1.5 hours of "throttle-time" within a 3.0 tour. 3 tours daily 8am, 11am and 1pm. The only outfitter in North America to be set up so well with front-end amenities, families can ski the resort while others cat ski and then the whole group can get together for a great snowmobile tour. Lodging packages are available through Schweitzer Mountain Resort.

Resort Profile

  • Estimated Opening: Thanksgiving
  • Estimated Closing: Mid April
  • Vertical Drop: 2200'
  • Skiable Acres: 4350
  • Lifts: 3. Pisten Bully snowcats with 10 pass. capacity
  • Runs: 0
  • Base Elevation: 4500'
  • Top Elevation: 6660'
  • Snow Making: No
  • Average Snowfall: 300"


Schweitzer Mountain Resort, Sandpoint, Idaho


1.5 hrs. NE of Spokane Airport

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Street Address

Schweitzer Mountain Resort
10,000 Schweitzer Rd
Sandpoint ID, 83864

Mailing Address

Box 1671
Sandpoint ID, 83864
Toll Free (866) 464-3246




Thanksgiving through mid-April; 8am to 4pm


Cat skiing: $400 Private cat: $3300 Snowmobiling: $125 driver, $200 with passenger


Child Care, Food Service, Gift Shop, Handicap Access, Instruction, Motor Coach Parking, Parking, Rental Equipment, Restrooms, Transportation, Vault Toilets, Visitor Center, Warming Hut

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