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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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Great skiing

Friday Feb 5th was my third time there and I have always had great skiing. Great terrain, uncut... read more

Reviewed February 8, 2016
Rolf G
,
Wilsonville, Oregon
No lift lines, only untracked lines!

We had another 'best day ever' with the team up at Selkirk over the MLK holiday weekend! The day... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2016
Ademing89
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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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 8 February 2016

Friday Feb 5th was my third time there and I have always had great skiing. Great terrain, uncut powder and no lift lines. Plus the lunches are getting better.

Thank Rolf G
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Reviewed 20 January 2016

We had another 'best day ever' with the team up at Selkirk over the MLK holiday weekend! The day began with the anticipation of fresh cold leftovers from a storm that had dumped just shy of 2 feet on the area that week. We started...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2015

After skiing with Selkirk Powder Company a few times I knew I had to get some of my ski buddies involved. I called a few that were avid skiers and we made a plan. We had everything, Fat Skis, Over-sized Poles, Boot Warmers, Hand Warmers,...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2015

When the snow is good this back country experience is awesome. We have been knee deep in fresh powder on a good day. If the snow is not great a snowmobile tour is the next best way to experience the back country of the Selkirk...More

Thank Laurie C
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Reviewed 2 June 2014

I had never been on a snowmobile before, so I went into our day with a bit of apprehension. Strapping on the helmet and getting on board the massive machine didn't help ... until we got going. Our guide was FANTASTIC! I felt competent within...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2014

Went for two trips on Friday. It was one of the best adventures I have ever been on. Ken did a great job of telling us what we needed to know about the equipment and then giving us some time to get used to it...More

Thank Colin E
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Reviewed 7 April 2013

Selkirk Powder Company is up there as one of the best cat skiing outfits in the USA. If you’re trying to decide on your next ski vacation destination in the US, I’d head to Schweitzer just so that you can go cat skiing! Like other...More

Thank POWDERHOUNDSCOM
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kenbarrett, Director of Sales at Selkirk Powder Company, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2013

Right on!! Consider the source here folks, this is Greg Doyle from POWDERHOUNDS.com, "The knowledge base of ALL THINGS SKIING!" from down-under. Greg and Lyndel came and visited in January 2013 and we had a great time skiing with these two enthusiastic seekers of fresh...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2013

Our trip to Schweitzer was our best skiing this season. The snow around Tahoe and Colorado was disappointing so the 13 of us went to Idaho and had a great time. The day we spent skiing with the Selkirk Powder group was the best day...More

4  Thank havefun15
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Reviewed 26 March 2013

People always go nuts about powder skiing, and I never understood why. I’ve had some powder experience in Niseko Japan. It’s nice but not something to go cultish over. After several years of being a caterpillar ski fanatic, my dad finally persuaded me to give...More

6  Thank Stephpoon
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Reviewed 17 May 2012

Riding the snowcat to unskiied powder was great fun but limited black diamond terrain.

3  Thank Paul W
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