Alta Ski Area
Alta ski area is located 25 miles southeast of Salt Lake City in the Wasatch Mountains of Utah. It is one of the oldest ski resorts in the country. Alta is one of the few remaining ski resorts in America that prohibits snowboarders. Deep powder, a variety of terrain, and spectacular scenery make Alta world-renowned.
Closest Town: Alta, Utah
Mountain Statistics
Vertical Rise2020 ft
Base Elevation8530 ft
Summit Elevation10550 ft
Annual Snowfall560 inches
Number of Trails116
Skiable Acres2200
Longest Runn/a
Ski Trail Difficulty
Number of Lifts12
High Speed Six Chairs0
High Speed Quad Chairs2
Quad Chairs2
Triple Chairs2
Double Chairs3
Surface Lifts3
Lift Capacityn/a
Season Dates
Season 2020Opened 11/29/19
Season 2019Opened 11/23/18
Season 201812/02/17 to 05/07/18 (157 days)
Season 201712/02/16 to 04/16/17 (136 days)
Season 201611/20/15 to 04/24/16 (157 days)
Season 201511/21/14 to 04/25/15 (156 days)
Season 201411/22/13 to 05/03/14 (163 days)
Season 201311/16/12 to 04/26/13 (162 days)
Alta Resort Features
Night Skiing
Cross Country Skiing
Snowshoe Trailsn/a
Terrain Park

Snow Report

Snow Reports and conditions for Alta Ski Area.
Status: Open for Events/Activities

Lift Tickets

Pricing last updated 11/07/19
(12 and under)
Regular $65 $125
Multi day discounts available

Online discounts.

Note: Pricing above is subject to change and is based on resort ticket window prices published on resorts website. Use for reference only.

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Lodging at Base
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Ski Lessons Available
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