Loon Mountain Ski Resort

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Loon Mountain Ski Resort
View from the North Peak
View from the North Peak
Location Lincoln / Livermore, New Hampshire, U.S.
Nearest city Lincoln, New Hampshire
Coordinates 44°2′10″N 71°37′18″W / 44.03611°N 71.62167°W / 44.03611; -71.62167
Vertical 2,100 feet (640 m)
Top elevation 3,050 feet (930 m)
Base elevation 950 feet (290 m)
Skiable area 370 acres
Runs 61
Ski trail rating symbol-green circle.svg 20% Beginner
Ski trail rating symbol-blue square.svg 60% Intermediate
Ski trail rating symbol-black diamond.svg 20% Expert
Longest run 2.5 miles
Lift system 12 total:
- gondola
- 3 high speed quad chairs
- 1 quad chair
- 1 triple chair
- 3 double chairs
- 1 rope tow
- 2 wonder carpets
Lift capacity 15,152 skiers/hour
Terrain parks 6
Snowfall 163 inches (4.1 m)
Snowmaking 99%

Loon Mountain Ski Resort is a ski resort in Lincoln, Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States. It is located on Loon Mountain and sits within the White Mountain National Forest. Its vertical drop of 2,109 feet (643 m) is the tenth largest in New England.

One of the beginner slopes ("Sarsaparilla")

Loon Mountain hosts more skiers than any other resort in the state.[citation needed] The resort was founded in the 1960s.[1]

On September 19, 2007, Boyne Resorts, a Michigan-based resort company, announced it had acquired the lease to operate Loon from Booth Creek Ski Holdings.[2] In 2011 the resort was expanded by four trails. It also increased the number of snow guns by 170 to a total of 600, at a total cost of $1.4 million.[3]


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Coordinates: 44°2′10″N 71°37′18″W / 44.03611°N 71.62167°W / 44.03611; -71.62167