Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Lake Louise

Planning a ski trip to Lake Louise? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Lake Louise stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Lake Louise review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

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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  • 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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  • 3

    Huge resort with good terrain, but not much snow

    by y036d - 28th February 2012

    Pros: Big mountain, lots of options

    Cons: Snow report always shows more snow than what actually falls

    Lake Louise is a great mountain for intermediate skiers and/or families. Lots of terrain options and great lift access. However if you're looking for deep... Full review

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  • 3

    Avearage to poor for this time of year

    by Bernie Jones - 13th January 2014

    Pros: Lots of great Terrain

    Cons: Needs Snow

    We were out there yesterday expecting great snow based on the snow reports but all the main runs were groomed off. Off piste is still very sketchy, they ne... Full review

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  • 2

    Lake Louise Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 22nd March 2007



    I did not like skiing Lake Louise. I found it icy and not fun at all. My family agrees with me all the way. There was no real powder when I went there. Plus... Full review

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  • 1


    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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