Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Lake Louise

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Overall Rating: 4.2

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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  • 4

    Moguls, moguls, everywhere

    by thecarver - 24th January 2010

    Pros: Decent conditions despite little recent snow

    Cons: Lots of exposed rocks, moguls everywhere

    Went on Friday, beautiful sunny day despite Calgary being socked in. Snow conditions were pleasantly surprising, but will need some new snow soon. Short or ... Full review

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  • 5

    Just a blast

    by tunaboy - 7th November 2009

    Pros: Best snow, no line ups, a ton of different runs

    Cons: It's just hard and expensive to get there

    I had to chance to snowboard this mountain for two years, while working in Lake Louise. There isn't anything out on the East coast that matches the beauty a... Full review

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  • 4

    My favorite in Banff National Park

    by austenson - 17th March 2009

    Pros: Great terrain, back bowls

    Cons: Weather can be very cold

    I have been skiing at Lake Louise for many years. It has the best terrain in Banff National Park - more interesting and varied that Sunshine Village. Take... Full review

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  • 5


    by countyskiclub - 4th March 2009

    Pros: Incredible views everywhere, no lines (wkdy), long runs, bowls, variety

    Cons: didn't have a ton of snow.

    Lake Louise is amazing. I skied at Sunshine Village the day before and it doesn't even come close to Lake Louise. We skied during the week, so we enjoyed ... Full review

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  • 5

    My new favorite place in Canada

    by pecscore - 3rd March 2009

    Pros: no lines, big big Mt, good snow, family friendly

    Cons: none

    Great Mt, plenty of runs, bowls, glades to hit. The back powder bowls were excellent. I was riding on feb 28th 3 days after the 38cm dump and there were sti... Full review

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  • 5

    What can I say that others don't?

    by rockiroads - 18th February 2009

    Pros: Views, terrain, variety, sunshine, snow

    Cons: no nightlife, the drive to

    Hey it is a world class mount with the views to match, the runs outstanding. Worth the drive from anywhere. Unforgettable.... Full review

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