Lake Louise Ski Area is located in Lake Louise, Alberta. It features 139 trails and 4200 skiable acres spanning 8,650 vertical feet serviced by 9 lifts, including 1 Six-Pack , 1 Gondola , 2 Hi-Speed Quads , 1 Quad Chair , 1 Triple Chair , 1 Expert Platter , 1 T-Bar , 1 Magic Carpet. Lake Louise Ski Area averages 180 inches of snow a year, and features snowmaking on 40 percent of it's terrain. There are 3 terrain parks at Lake Louise Ski Area. The resort generally operates from November to May, operating 9:30am to 4:00pm. Lake Louise Ski Area has a base elevation of 5,400 feet and a summit elevation of 8,650 feet . 25 percent of it's terrain is rated easiest. 45 percent is intermediate. 30 percent is most difficult.