Located on the roof of the Great Escape Quad chairlift, Schweitzer’s summit cam shows the convenience of our summit lodge (green and red metal-clad building) just steps away from the lift and Skyhouse restaurant. Open the full screen version here. This is a fantastic webcam. After opening, use your mouse to drag and zoom this high resolution panarama image. (The image updates every 10 min.)
Selkirk Powder's webcam
Selkirk Powder's webcam, though not so snazzy, takes a picture tour from our summit-based lodge of our 4,350 acres of cat skiing terrain. To see each featured view, refresh your browser about every 35 s. (If the image doesn’t appear for you, try this direct link to it.)
Weather conditions are serious business for us and we take this information in like sieves. Our Davis remote wireless weather station is also located at our summit lodge (el. 6,336 ft). and continually updates current weather and trends.
NOAA’s regional office in Spokane, Washington, produces this triple doppler radar image. The map animates the previous hour’s worth of signals. The National Weather Service offers more satellite imagery.
5 day outlook
We’ve coordinated with Snow-Forecast.com, a provider of snow reports for 3,200 ski resorts around the world, to provide this 5 day forecast. This report automatically updates four times daily. Visit our profile on Snow-Forecast.com for a more detailed 6 day forecast.
SNOTEL snowpack data
The National Water & Climate Center, part of the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, has collected snowpack data since the 1960s; here is our local SNOTEL report.
The avalanche advisory contains insights into conditions that dig deeper than tabular data: IPAC’s advisory for the Selkirk & Cabinet Ranges.