Near to the hearts and homes of generations of Colorado skiers and riders, Loveland is Colorado’s true winter wonderland. Just 53 miles west of Denver, Loveland boasts 1,800 acres of remarkable terrain, a separate area just for beginners, an innovative lesson program and more snow than any Front Range or Summit County Resort. Loveland is home for those who simply want to ski or ride.
Season dates and hours
Mid-October through early May. Lift hours are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on weekdays and 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. on weekends and designated holidays.
What family-friendly amenities does your resort offer?
While every resort claims to be family-friendly, only Loveland has delivered on that claim for over 75 years. Loveland offers Loveland Valley, a separate area just for beginners. With its gentle slopes and separate lifts, Loveland Valley is the perfect place to teach your little one how to ski or ride. And, with affordable lesson programs for every age and ability, you can learn for less at Loveland! Loveland also features free close-in parking, on-site childcare and events for kids of all ages!
Adult lift ticket prices?
$89 – peak adult rate
Child lift ticket prices and at what age kids ski free?
$35 – Peak child rate. Kids 5 and under ski free.
Is there on-site childcare and if so, what is the starting cost?
The Loveland Child Care Center is a licensed facility offering age-appropriate arts, crafts, and plenty of indoor and outdoor play in a kid-friendly environment. Our friendly staff will make sure your child has a super time while playing educational games, watching movies and playing in the snow. Full day with lunch and two snacks is $85. Half-day (morning only) with one snack is $70. Hourly rate is $20/hour.
What is the starting cost of ski/ride school? Ages?
Group lessons are offered for children 4-14. Full day lesson with lunch, lift ticket and equipment rental starts at $149. The 3-Class Pass is one of the best deals you’ll find on the Front Range. Packages start at $429 and include three full-day lessons with lunch and equipment rental.
Where can families go for deals on lift tickets/lodging or special promotions?
What area (off-mountain) activities would appeal to families for their winter vacation?
Snowshoe from Loveland Valley to Bakerville. Georgetown Loop Railroad in Georgetown. Outlet Mall in Silverthorne.
Distance from Denver
Interstate 70, Exit 216