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Lutsen Mountains

467 Ski Hill Road, Lutsen, MN 55612
+1 218-406-1320
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Dinner at Papa Charlie's

Summer view at Papa Charlie's on the deck at Lutsen Mountain was a nice way to spend an evening... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lynn W
via mobile
Awesome View, Great Slopes For All Types of Skiers/Snowboarders

My wife and I decided to travel up to Lutsen for a quick getaway vs. going out to CO. It was a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
James N
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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World class scenery and terrain. The ancient Sawtooth Mountains rise 1000 feet above the coast of Lake Superior-topography unlike any other Midwest locale. And that brings more of what you want in a ski trip. More runs. More elevation. More epic days. You'll find the very best Mid-America has to offer-the highest mountains, the most snow, and the breathtaking beauty of the North Shore. Lutsen offers 95 sweeping runs over four mountains with a lift-serviced vertical rise more than double that of other regional resorts.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“high speed” (16 reviews)
“alpine slide” (27 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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467 Ski Hill Road, Lutsen, MN 55612
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+1 218-406-1320
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Summer view at Papa Charlie's on the deck at Lutsen Mountain was a nice way to spend an evening out. Food great and the view nice. You can see Lake Superior and the foliage of the ski hills. Most of the wait staff are from...More

Thank Lynn W
Amanda_LMC, Guest Relations Manager at Lutsen Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, we are happy to hear you visit and look forward to serving you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to travel up to Lutsen for a quick getaway vs. going out to CO. It was a great decision and the slopes were pretty nice. Lutsen Mountain had enough runs open for all skill levels and the scenery was spectacular....More

Thank James N
Amanda_LMC, Guest Relations Manager at Lutsen Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed our slopes and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here to do the alpine slide and also rode the gondola. It seems a little pricey, but oh well - we did the full adventure passes for unlimited slide rides and gondola. We're older adults with no kids and honestly went down that...More

Thank Jodi S
Amanda_LMC, Guest Relations Manager at Lutsen Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit. We do offer discounted pricing with an advance online purchase for our all-day Adventure Pass, we hope you are able to utilize that on your next...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017

I was blown away by the skiing at Lutsen Mountain! I live in Southeastern WI and was very hesitant to make the 8 hour drive to Lutsen, I mean you could fly and drive to a location out West in that same amount of time....More

1  Thank Jen S
Amanda_LMC, Guest Relations Manager at Lutsen Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Hello Jen- thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and that you were pleased with our variety of terrain offerings. WE look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

The lift tickets are expensive but it a fun place to ski. Good snow even coming march 30&31!!! Make sure to bring your own food and snacks. The restaurants and snack spots can be expensive.More

Thank Jennifer J
Amanda_LMC, Guest Relations Manager at Lutsen Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We do offering discounted lift tickets online with an advance purchase and in conjunction with our ski & stay packages at lutsen.com, we hope that you are able to utilize these discounts on your next...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

We took our kids on a first ever ski vacation to Lutsen Mountain. The scenery was breath taking. For this late in the season the overall condition was very good as well. I was taken back by the overall cost to ski there however. For...More

Thank maxracx
Amanda_LMC, Guest Relations Manager at Lutsen Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We do offer discounted lift tickets as well as ski & stay packages with an advance online purchase at lutsen.com. All of our terrain is available for snowboarders and we do feature 5 terrain parks,...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

loved this place and the ski runs- for more advanced skiiers but they had good runs for beginners. The lifts were great too and fast. We ended up with a beautiful spring day and the snow was in okay condition and very skiiable. Loved the...More

Thank gingadventure
Amanda_LMC, Guest Relations Manager at Lutsen Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your review, we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This was my first time skiing, we came on the family fun weekend and got free ski rental with our room and ski package. Although I only stayed in the Big Bunny hill, I had a blast with my husband! Maybe next time I can...More

Thank Jessica R
Amanda_LMC, Guest Relations Manager at Lutsen Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 18 March 2017

We have spent three of our last four annual spring ski/snowboard trips at Lutsen. It is the biggest and best ski area in the midwest. We seem to like this place more and more every time we ski and snowboard here. We have found midweek...More

Thank Eric A
Amanda_LMC, Guest Relations Manager at Lutsen Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are happy to hear you enjoy Lutsen Mountains and thank you for your continued patronage. See you on the slopes!

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have skied Lusten Mountains twice and we can't wait to go back. There are a variety of runs for the entire family. The new gondola is such a great addition. I can't say enough good about this place, we just love...More

Thank TouchDown
Amanda_LMC, Guest Relations Manager at Lutsen Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoy our resort and look forward to your next visit. See you on the slopes!

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Melanie S
21 January 2017|
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Response from MdLutsen | Property representative |
There is no public transportation from the Duluth airport to Lutsen. Renting a vehicle will be the best way to get here. If you are traveling here during the spring, summer or fall, there is a shuttle service called... More
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3deltas
2 January 2017|
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Response from Sarah H | Reviewed this property |
I think 2 is plenty to experience most of the runs. They are open from 9:30 to 4pm. No night skiing. 3 days is great if you can swing it. I'd also recommend buying your tickets online ahead of time because you can save... More
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