Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Lutsen Mountains

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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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  • 5

    Great terrain and FUN!

    by craig016 - 1st March 2011

    Pros: Terrain, Terrain, new parks, glades, ski in/out

    Cons: need a detachable high speed lift or two.

    Wow, we had a great trip at lutsen. 3 days of ski in and out from Eagle Ridge (could be nicer but its ski lodging right?) The access in and out is fantastic... 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 Mountains Review

    by anonymous_user - 7th November 2006



    Best ski resort that isn't in the Rockies or Appalachians. The views of Lake Superior are absolutely stunning. The runs are varied with groomers to steeps... Full review

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  • 5

    A Midwestern surprise

    by flatlander13 - 12th April 2009

    Pros: Long runs, spacious terrain

    Cons: It's way far

    I've skiied several places in Wisconsin and Michigan (and a couple out West) but this was the first time my wife and I had made the long trek from Chicago t... Full review

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  • 5

    Great end to season

    by horselover61 - 13th April 2009

    Pros: beautiful weather,great base

    Cons: snow got slushy in afternoon

    Spent the weekend of April 11th at Lutsen, all I can say is wow! what a way to end the season, have never had better weather up there, the snow got slushy b... Full review

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  • 5

    Best in the midwest

    by skipow - 13th April 2009

    Pros: Terrain, scenery, atmosphere

    Cons: Don't go when there is an artic outbreak

    Hands down, this place is the best in the midwest. Great snow, highest terrain, slopeside lodging, outstanding scenery...even a gondola. This is the only de... Full review

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