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Selkirk Powder Company

10000 Schweitzer Mountain Rd, Schweitzer Mountain Resort, Sandpoint, ID 83864-9235
+1 208-263-6959
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My fiancee and teenage son and I went snowmobiling while staying at Schweitzer Resort. We are... read more

Reviewed February 26, 2018
Richard K
Snowmobile Tour

Fantastic trip, guide, new machines. Beautiful back country. Easy for a novice. Interesting for an... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
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Cat skiing, Heli skiing and snowmobile tour guides. We operate day tours beyond the rope lines in the American Selkirk Mountains from home base at Schweitzer Mountain Resort. Come ski and snowmobile our snowy paradise, 40 miles south of the Canadian border in Sandpoint, Idaho. .
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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10000 Schweitzer Mountain Rd, Schweitzer Mountain Resort, Sandpoint, ID 83864-9235
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

My fiancee and teenage son and I went snowmobiling while staying at Schweitzer Resort. We are Southerners so this was our first experience doing this. Unbelievably wonderful! Sean, our guide, was fantastic. His instruction was excellent and he even pointed out animal tracks in the...More

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kenbarrett, General Manager at Selkirk Powder Company, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Thank you Richard. Hope you come back again.

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Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic trip, guide, new machines. Beautiful back country. Easy for a novice. Interesting for an experienced rider

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kenbarrett, General Manager at Selkirk Powder Company, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2018

Thank you very much for the 5 star review Wizardofwas! Hope you come back again and continue to refer your friends and associates! :) kb

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Reviewed January 12, 2018

My latest adventure with Selkirk Powder Company was once again surprisingly different than all the rest. Our daughter said she would like to go again, her third outing with SPC, and she's a Snowboarder. Since James Rowland, one of the guides had made her feel...More

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kenbarrett, General Manager at Selkirk Powder Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

It's always refreshing to have you aboard Mr H So glad we can make the family smile together!

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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Booked tour online. Our tour was on a bitterly cold day (2-deg F); however, the staff ensured that all of us were properly outfitted to be warm & comfortable on the tour. 4-hr duration thru an Idaho Endowment Forest on groomed trails. The only bad...More

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kenbarrett, General Manager at Selkirk Powder Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2018

Thank you for your compliments to Brock, our staff and your candid review of the lunch and facilities at our remote riverside picnic spot. We are presently adding equipment to reduce the effects of the cold to the lunch and infrastructure to the picnic area....More

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Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic time on our snowmobiling tour yesterday! Our guide Matt was great! So much fun and WOW the views were BEAUTIFUL! Super safe and A+ customer service! We will be back! Thank you Ken and Matt!

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kenbarrett, General Manager at Selkirk Powder Company, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2017

Thank you Pippen3, we look for to providing more beautiful views on your next visit!

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Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

Shawn and John (aka Papa Smurf) were very friendly and helpful. The scenery was gorgeous and we couldn't have had better weather! We didn't get to see any wildlife on our trip. But, we're told that it isn't uncommon to see moose, deer or elk...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2017

In the weeks leading up to the trip the snow had been piling up but unfortunate just a few days before our trip it rained and then snowed. There was a chance that the trip might still be good so we made our way up...More

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Reviewed February 27, 2017

Wow, what a great time with our guides James and Shawn! We skied about 11,000 vert of boot deep un-tracked sugar. I have skied a lot of back country and this day was up there with the best. I can't thank our guides enough. We...More

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Reviewed February 27, 2017

Went to try snowmobiling for our anniversary, the guide was great and we had lots of fun. The views were spectacular. We took the long ride with a 4000 foot elevation change all the way down to Priest River. We got stopped by a Moose...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2017

Our guide, John, was great. My wife and 9 year old daughter and 4 year old son had a great time, we saw a moose.

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