Loveland Colorado

Fabulous

4.5 / 5

based on 36 reviews

Trails

Beginner
13%
Intermediate
41%
Advanced / Expert
46%

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Overview

Loveland is one of the top resorts in Colorado. With 94 runs spanning 1800 acres, it is well worth a visit if you find yourself in the area. To give you a snapshot of the resort, we've put together a comprehensive list of key statistics, including mountain profile, lift system, historical opening and closing dates, and ticket pricing. Make sure you read the reviews left by skiers and riders who've experienced it first hand, and check out how they rate the resort!

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Fabulous

4.5 / 5

based on 36 reviews

How well the resort caters for beginner skiers / boarders

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Family Friendliness
TBTerence B.
intermediate snowboarder
Superb!

5 / 5

Jan 29, 2018
Loveland is the best of everything. It has the Valley for beginners and the Basin for everyone else. The friendliest staff, great prices, and close to Denver. Always fun and lots of snow. Go up higher and avoid trees and crowds.... More
DMDavid M.
intermediate skier
Very Good!

4.2 / 5

Dec 04, 2017
Loveland is a great ski resort option for our family. It's closer to us than the major resorts and the lessons, lift tickets, and food options are very affordable. The employees are great and we always enjoy our time there.... More
PNParker N.
advanced skier
Very Good!

4.1 / 5

Dec 02, 2017
Loveland is a no-frills, all about the skiing/snowboarding, kind of place. Prices, from food to lift tickets, are very reasonable. All the best people come to Loveland. If you loathe crowds and pretentious vacationers, it’s your kind of place. ... More
ECEduardo C.
intermediate snowboarder
Very Good!

4.1 / 5

Nov 30, 2017
Most definitely would recommend getting there a little earlier, the parking is pretty big but it isn't really the biggest. The price is very good compared to any of the other resorts, also highly recommend coming to Loveland Ski Resort if you are a beginner or just barely... More
DJDaniel J.
expert snowboarder
Good!

3.8 / 5

Nov 24, 2017
Loveland is close to Denver and gets amazing powder. Sitting high in elevation the snow it gets is blower most of the time to say the least. Not necessarily the steepest of CO skiing but if you know where to go you'll find the speed you need to float perfectly. Staff is super... More
CGChristopher G.
advanced snowboarder
Good!

3.8 / 5

Nov 22, 2017
Loveland is a mid-size resort on the continental divide just an hour west of Denver. It's position on the eastern side of the divide just off I-70 makes it one of the closest and most accessible destinations from Denver. Despite this however, it's rarely crowded, even on the... More
CConnor
expert skier
Very Good!

4.2 / 5

Nov 22, 2017
Loveland has great terrain and great snow, and it's really quick and easy to get to. You can find some off-piste terrain here that competes with almost anywhere, steeps, cliffs, trees, bowls you name it, they got it. Their lift tickets, 4-packs, and season passes are all great... More
BMBob M.
intermediate snowboarder
Good!

3.9 / 5

Nov 22, 2017
Pros: Loveland is a great beginner mountain. It is very family friendly and has slower lifts for newbies. Where Loveland really shines is the value, they are one of the cheaper resorts without sacrificing A+ service. Cons: Lack of food variety. Trails can get stale for... More
RFRob F.
expert skier
Good!

3.5 / 5

Nov 21, 2017
Loveland is hit or miss. It can be really icey and windy, but on a powder day - this place is heaven! It's a got a mega-local vibe. Nothing too fancy. Lifts are slow, but you get what you pay for here. ... More
SRScott R.
advanced snowboarder
Superb!

4.6 / 5

Nov 20, 2017
I've been to pretty much every ski mountain in Colorado & Loveland hands down has the best skiing & riding North of the divide. One of the only free snow cat skiing mountains in Colorado. Only an hour from Denver. ... More

Lifts

Quad Chairs
3
Triple Chairs
3
Double Chairs
2
Surface Lifts
2

Elevation

Base
10,800 feet
Summit
13,010 feet
Vertical drop
2,210 feet

Terrain

Total runs
94
Terrain Parks
1
Longest Run
2 miles
Skiable Terrain
1,800 acres
Snowmaking Area
160 acres
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