Loveland Ski Resort


Loveland is a small resort on the Denver side of the tunnel. It caters to locals and front-range skiers. It has free parking within walking distance of the lifts.

Loveland is broken into two separate areas. Loveland Valley has mostly beginner terrain and Loveland Basin has more advanced terrain.

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Statistics for Loveland Ski Resort

Skiable Acres: 1,570
Hikeable Acres: 100
Trails: 93
Base Elevation: 10,800 feet (3292 meter)
Summit Elevation: 13,010 feet (3965.448 meter) Lift-served: 12,700 feet
Vertical Drop: 2,210 feet (674 meter)
Snowmaking Capability: 160 Acres
Lifts: 3 double, 2 triple, 3 quad, 1 surface lift and 1magic carpet (ski school only)
Average Snowfall: 400 inches (10.160 meter) based on 31 year average
Longest Run: 2 miles ( 3.218 Km )
Slopes: 13% Beginner 41% Intermediate and 46% Advanced

Parking at Loveland Ski Resort

Parking is free at both Loveland Valley and Loveland Basin. There is a free shuttle that goes between the two.

Lift Ticket Prices

Loveland Lift Tickets Early Season
Early/Mid Oct
Dec 17, 2010
Regular Season
Dec 19, 2010
Apr 10, 2011
Late Season
Apr 11, 2011 -
Early/Mid May
Adult (15+)
$47 $59 $TBA
Child (6-14)
$22 $25 $TBA
5 & Under
Flex Ticket (Any 4 hours)
NA $46 After $13 Refund $34 After $10 Refund
Seniors (60+) day ticket
NA $45 $34
Seniors ages 70 and over
Season Pass $79 Season Pass $79 Season Pass $79
Adult Chair 7 Only Ticket
NA $25 NA
Child Chair 7 Only Ticket
NA $18 NA

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Please note that these prices are subject to change at any time without notice.

Loveland Ski and Ride School

Classes are offered for skiers and snowboarders of every ability, from never-evers to powder bashers and mogul masters. Private lessons are available.
Skiers ages 4&5 - Full-Day Lesson, lift ticket, lunch, rental & early drop-off - $109
Skiers & Snowboarders ages 6-14 - Full-Day Lesson, lift ticket & lunch - $94
Skiers & Snowboarders ages 6-14 - Full-Day Lesson, lift ticket, lunch & rental - $99

Adult NEWCOMERS PACKAGE-First Time Only, Ski or Snowboard:
  * Full-day lesson only - $79
  * Full-day lesson, full-day beginner lift ticket - $95
  * Full-day lesson,full-day beginer lift ticket & equipment rental - $105
Full-day lessons are strongly recomended for first timers. Half-day lessons are also available.

Adult MASTER THE MOUNTAIN - Levels 2-6, Ski or Snowboard:
  * Half-day lesson only - $49
  * Half-day lesson, full-day all mountain lift ticket - $80
  * Half-day lesson, full-day all mountain lift ticket and equipment rental - $90

Adult ADVANCED SKILLS - Levels 7+, Ski or Snowboard
These classes are taught specificly for advanced, adult skiers or riders by our elite, PSIA/AASI certified staff members at Loveland Basin. These small focused classes work on improving your skills & style on technical terrain. Meets daily at 1:00pm at Loveland Basin. Please register by 12:15pm at the Loveland Basin Ski & Ride School Kiosk located in the main lodge.
  * Half-day lesson only - $49
  * Half-day lesson and all mountain lift ticket- $90

Please note that these prices are subject to change at any time without notice.

Getting to Loveland Ski Resort

Loveland Ski Area is located on the Continental Divide
just 53 miles (85km) west of Denver or
 12 miles (19km) east of Silverthorne at exit 216  Interstate-70
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By Private Shuttle: There is a local shuttle service that offers very affordable rides between the local ski resorts and towns, Breckenridge, Copper Mountain, Keystone, Silverthorne, Frisco, and Dillon. Please Contact Us for pricing, scheduling, and booking.

Loveland Ski Resort Maps

North View
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South View Click Here

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