Related Regions: Banff, Alberta, Canada, Ski Canada, North America

Lake Louise Skiing

Closed
Season Start/End: 11/ 5 - 5/ 1
Elevation
:
5400ft - 8651ft
Trails
:
25%| 45%| 19%| 11%
Lifts
:
10
Lift Tickets
:
N/A
First tracks in Lake Louise's incredible back bowl terrain. Skier: Keegan Capel
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Nestled in the heart of Banff National Park, Lake Louise is home to 4,200 acres of skier and rider accessible terrain. Featured as the largest resort of the Big 3, spectacular views accompany Lake Louise's longest run at eight kilometers (five miles) and a total vertical rise of 991 meters (3250 feet).

At Lake Louise, skiers and riders of all ages and abilities will find something that meets their needs.

 

First tracks in Lake Louise's incredible back bowl terrain. Skier: Keegan Capel
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Beginners or intermediates will find an abundance of gentle slopes and long cruisers. Experts can explore endless chutes, glades, gullies and remote bowls at Lake Louise.

For the freestyle skiers and riders, the Showtime Terrain Park offers progressive lines for all levels and abilities with jumps, rails, boxes and even an air bag jump to practice tricks on.

A Snow Cross course is available for skiers and riders to practice cambered turns, gap jumps, berms, drops with steep and flat sections as well.

First tracks in Lake Louise's incredible back bowl terrain. Skier: Keegan Capel
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Lake Louise offers lodging packages for stay and ski at great rates. Skiers and riders can take advantage of free mountain tours to explore the extensive terrain or participate in a fresh tracks experience. Other fun activities include sightseeing, snow tubing, nordic skiing, snowshoeing, and Torchlight Dinner and Ski events.

Elevation

  • 8651ft
    Summit
  • 3251ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 5400ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 1
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 1
  • 1
  • 0
  • 4
  • 10
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    25%

  • Intermediate Runs

    45%

  • Advanced Runs

    19%

  • Expert Runs

    11%

  • Runs

    145

  • Terrain Parks

    1

  • Longest Run

    5 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    4200 ac

  • Snow Making

    680 ac

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening: 11/05/2016
  • Days Open Last Year: 184
  • Projected Closing: 05/01/2017
  • Projected Days Open: 185
  • Years Open: 64
  • Average Snowfall: 179"

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Lake Louise Reviews

  • Halestorm


    • 3
    16th January 2016

    Full review

      WHAT A HOOT! highly recommend the midday ceasars, makes you forget it hasn't snowed all year...
     
  • Andrew


    • 5
    23rd February 2015

    Full review

      WOW! Lake Louise is the most beautiful mountain I have ever skied! Add to that an awesome variety of terrain, great lift...
     
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