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Alta Ski Resort

State Highway 210, Alta, UT 84092
+1 801-359-1078
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Ski Salt Lake City Super Pass: Discounted Lift Passes, Rental and Free Transport
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Alta turns 70 next winter. Alta's place in the ski world is unique, its history storied. Alta's culture blends this past with the future as it presents, along with Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort, America's first lift-served interconnect. Alta and pure, unspoiled skiing are synonymous. Alta's wide variety of terrain, breathtaking alpine scenery and superb snow conditions combine to create a unique setting. Alta continues to offer a ski-only experience.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“off piste” (8 reviews)
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State Highway 210, Alta, UT 84092
+1 801-359-1078
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Alta is due for a few good storms but even with the light coverage they do an excellent job or grooming with what they have and if you hike you will find..powder/ There is a new detachable quad that makes it much faster to get...More

Thank Connecticut_Runner
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having heard Utah had its second warmest January in record, I was concerned about the condition, but the snow was pretty nice. You get an RFID ticket for lift so you can keep it in your pocket unless your smart phone and other stuffs are...More

1  Thank Ryusuke M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our ski group of 30 years love Alta ! It is an old school ski hill in a good way. From the staff in the powder house rentals to the lift operators and grooming operations this resort and the people are great. Even in a...More

Thank FocusFactor1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has great bump runs. Unlike other nearby resorts, Alta feels like a hometown ski hill. Loved it!

Thank Arden V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Alta is my favorite ski resort. It is a manageable size and has great mid-black and dble black runs. When there is fresh snow, they do not over groom the trails.

Thank chabottraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Low snow for the week when we got to Snowbird, but Alta had much better coverage and we spent most of the time at Alta. The easy free bus ride from Snowbird was a quick 10 minute ride with buses throughout the day. Trails are...More

1  Thank frank51h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I needed to boost my level of skiing. So on a recent 5-day trip I took lessons, both group and private, at Alta Ski Resort. Each instructor (Jim, Aaron and Ben) was awesome. Snow cover was light, but enough. The mountain itself was nice, and...More

1  Thank hallidayny
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First off props to Alta for being snowboard free. They should get 5 stars for this fact alone. That said there are plenty of other reasons to come here. The runs are more intermediate to advanced which is fine by me. If you are looking...More

1  Thank HockeyTravelGuy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Skiing out her for over 30 years.... Less snow out here early January, than conditions since 1976........ but so what....it is still wonderful....... Only gave them a 'very good' because the conditions were a bit less than they most always are......

Thank differentname
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We skied much of the beginnner, some intermediate and some advanced terrain at Alta. After two storms the skiing improved a great deal. Since our trip was after the Christmas holidays, the mountain was less crowded with lots of room on most of the trails....More

Thank Bob A
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8 November 2017|
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Response from worldtraveler84103 | Reviewed this property |
There are five lodges in Alta, but one is closed this winter for remodeling. The four, in increasing order of luxury (from cozy but basic with some rooms with bath down the hall to full on deluxe): Goldminer’s Daughter... More
23 October 2017|
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Response from wsargent61 | Reviewed this property |
The Collins and Sugarloaf lifts have safety bars as already noted. The Supreme lift is new and in all likelihood has safety bars. Off of Collins alone there is some of the best skiing in the world. You should have a fabulous... More