Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Lake Louise

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Overall Rating: 4.3

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 66
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.0
  • Nightlife
  • 3.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 61%
  • Beginner
  • 26%
  • Families
  • 65%
  • Intermediate
  • 70%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 57%
  • Advanced
  • 48%

Helpful Highlights:

I've been gong to Lake Louise for years. My favorite mountain. I love the longer runs, and different types of terrain. If your a beginner, there are wide o...

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  • 5

    Unbeleivable Scenery!

    by dackell - 20th September 2011

    Pros: Terrain, views,

    Cons: snow

    Lake Louise is quite possibly one of THE most beautiful places in the world to ski. The views are spectacular and the layout of the runs is just as beautifu... Full review

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    by joedfilms - 28th December 2010

    Pros: Nice terrain

    Cons: Don't believe the conditions reports

    I've skiied at Louise on and off for four seasons, and every year I have the same complaint. They big up the conditions online, then too often you get ther... Full review

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  • 3

    All the steeps but wants more snow

    by snowanderer - 27th May 2010

    Pros: Chellenging terrain and great views

    Cons: Cold, low average snowfall and no town close by

    I've skied at Lake Louise three seasons in a row now and the theme is always the same. Nice views and fun terrain but it's sooo cold and where's the snow? ... Full review

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  • 5

    For people who want to ride and not party.

    by SnowWitchElemental - 31st March 2010

    Pros: Great runs, variety, no line ups, fantastic views, most friendly people, great food, laid-back atmosphere,

    Cons: T-bar to the top, rocks exposed, not enough snow, no night riding

    I spent 6 weeks at Lake Louise this winter(2009-2010). Three weeks in Nov/Dec and 3 weeks in Jan/Feb. I was glad that the kiddies were not in my way like a... Full review

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  • 5

    A blast for the whole family

    by sjavor - 25th March 2010

    Pros: The runs are amazing and the view spectacular!

    Cons: None

    Went during March break with the family and had an unbelievable good time. Runs and trails for all levels of our family (green, blue and black skiers) and w... Full review

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  • 5

    Mighty fine week

    by Garyski - 23rd February 2010

    Pros: Open, long blasters

    Cons: T-Bar to top

    Visited 1/30-2/6/10. Flew into Calgary from NJ thru Houston. Housed up in Canmore just outside of Banff Nat PK. Good options in Canmore thru vs ho... Full review

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