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Terrain Parks - Lutsen Mountains


Riders Guide

The mountain offers a base elevation of 1,088 feet and a vertical rise of 825 feet. The total amount of skiable acreage is 1,000 and the facility features a total of 95 different runs. The longest run offered at is two miles long, while the steepest runs can be found at Split Rock and Experts Cutoff. Eighteen percent of the runs are classified as easy while 47 percent are considered to be more difficult,  25 percent are labeled as most difficult, and 10 percent are for the expert skiers. In all, the facility features eight lifts, including a new Doppelmayr 8 passenger Gondola. It also offers four double chair lifts, a 6-passenger detachable high-speed chair, one triple chair lift, and one magic carpet lift. As a result, the facility can move 10,000 riders per hour.

Parks and Pipes

The area offers a two terrain parks, the Timberjack Progression Park and the Mystery Mountain Boarder X. The Lutsen snowboarding area had long been revered for its natural terrain, but the addition of Mystery Mountain took the area to a whole new level. Now, it offers bank corners, rollers, and jumps within nearly one mile of terrain.

Out of Bounds

Cook County offers over 400 km of groomed cross-country skiing and endless snowshoeing trails.  If you visit during the summer months, you can also enjoy golfing, lake watching, kayaking, and spending time at the beach. Since the facility is only a mile away from the shoreline of Lake Superior, there are a number of water opportunities available to you if you choose to visit in the summer rather than in the winter.

Hangout & Hookup

You will find plenty of restaurants, you can also enjoy a little shuffleboard indoors or take a dip in the indoor pool for a bit of relaxation and hookup opportunities. You can also hangout in the game room, grab a massage, or relax in the whirlpool.