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Family-owned and operated since 1948, Lutsen Mountains is the Midwest’s only mountain ski experience. The variety, length and terrain make it ideal for seasoned skiers, family vacations, and friends getaways. Nonskiers will find plenty to do in the area, including taking the gondola to the Summit Chalet.
new for the 2023-24 season > 6-person, high-speed Raptor Express
The Raptor Express services Eagle Mountain while Caribou Express (6-person, high-speed) services Moose Mountain.
Ride the Doppelmayr 8-person gondola; smooth, quiet, and quick!
The ancient Sawtooth Mountains rise 1088 feet above the coast of Lake Superior – topography, unlike any other Midwest locale making Lutsen skiing the best in the midwest. And that brings more of what you want in a ski trip – the highest mountains, the most snow, and the breathtaking beauty of Lake Superior and the Sawtooth Mountains.
Lutsen Mountains offers 95 sweeping runs and 825′ of vertical over four mountains. Lutsen’s 1000 acres offers more terrain – and terrain features – than any other Midwest destination. Ski wide-open runs, 60 acres of tree runs and two terrain parks!
Lutsen Mountains is open Dec 1-2 and 8-10, then open daily December 14 – April 14 and extended weekends April 20-21 and 27-28.
Mountain Hours are:
Mon-Fri | Ticket & Rental Office 8:30am-5pm … Lifts 9:30am-4:30pm with Gondola closing at 4pm
Sat-Sun | Ticket & Rental Office 8am-5pm … Lifts 9am-4:30pm with Gondola closing at 4pm
Holidays* | Ticket & Rental Office 8am-5pm … Lifts 9am-4:30pm with Gondola closing at 4pm
holidays are Dec 27-31 and Feb 16-18
Tips For a Better Ski Vacation
Lutsen Mountains is cashless and offers reverse ATMs that dispense Mastercard gift cards in both chalets
Buy passes early for peak holiday times as sold out days occur (Christmas -New Years, Martin Luther King Weekend & Presidents Day weekend)
If you’re under 5 or over 80, you ski FREE!
Bundle your lodging and ski passes for a really good deal
Pay for the weekend, get additional days of passes and nights lodging at half-price
Sightseers can ride the Gondola to the Summit Chalet any day skiing is open
Members of the military and their immediate families get a discount
Wear a helmet, so you can come again
If you haven’t been out all day, take it slower after lunch, that’s when accidents happen
Take lots of amazing pictures, but don’t block line up across the run