Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Lutsen Mountains

Planning a ski trip to Lutsen Mountains? 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 Lutsen Mountains 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 Lutsen Mountains 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: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 74%
  • Beginner
  • 71%
  • Families
  • 88%
  • Intermediate
  • 83%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 71%
  • Advanced
  • 79%

Helpful Highlights:

This was our first family trip to Lutsen in quite some time. My family frequented the area when I was a child, so my wife and in-laws decided to try it for ...

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  • 3

    Your ski season is far from over!

    by fonixmunkee - 28th March 2009

    Pros: Lutsen is 95% open

    Cons: A little icy

    If you live in the midwest, you know that the weather has been less than conducive for skiing...but it's also spring. The recent ice storm left most areas ... Full review

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  • 4

    Lutsen is the best in Minnesota (currently)

    by fonixmunkee - 19th February 2009

    Pros: Snow, terrain

    Cons: Lifts, lack of apres

    I celebrated President's Day this year at Lutsen Mountains. I was amazed at how dead it was--there couldn't of been more than 150 people. Maybe most peopl... Full review

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  • 5

    good times at lutsen

    by horselover61 - 15th February 2009

    Pros: 5 in of new snow,great terrain for minnesota

    Cons: slow lifts,ticket price,on mountain lodging price

    Just got back from Lutsen 2 days of skiing, we ended up staying in Silver Bay Americinn for the price and the water slide, it was a nice hotel, kept clean a... Full review

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  • 5

    Lutsen for the win!

    by fonixmunkee - 20th January 2009

    Pros: Terrain, terrain, terrain...and snow

    Cons: Slow lifts, ticket prices

    If you aren't taking time to get to Lutsen and ski this season, you're really missing out. It's completely open, and completely awesome. This season has b... Full review

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  • 5

    11 year old perspective

    by horselover61 - 11th January 2009

    Pros: Their lodging and terrain is great

    Cons: Their chairlifts are slow

    Lutsen to me is the greatest ski area in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and the Dakotas. Lutsen has phenominal tree runs and it is very well marked. Lutsen I think i... Full review

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  • 4

    Thank goodness for lake effect snow!

    by fonixmunkee - 22nd December 2008

    Pros: Terrain, snow conditions, grooming

    Cons: Lift lines, lack of apres, price

    After skiing fresh lake effect snow yesterday, we hunkered down for the night at the Mountain Inn, located just off Ski Hill Road nearby Lutsen. The price ... Full review

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