Snowbird & Alta

Snowbird & Alta 2018-08-07T18:13:37+00:00

Snowbird & Alta

In the heart of the Wasatch-Cache National Forest in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Snowbird is an amazing playground for all powder hounds and is world renowned for the abundance of light dry Wasatch powder.  With steep, challenging and interesting terrain, Snowbird is a magic place to be.  Alta is a skier’s only resort and can be accessed on skis from Snowbird. Although famous for its steeps and deeps, there is plenty of terrain for beginners and intermediates.

Gateway City             Salt Lake City 46km

Why Snowbird & Alta

  • Fantastic dry powder snow due the mountains location in Utah where desert meets lakes
  • Some great challenging terrain for the advanced skiers
  • Uncrowded slopes and village

Snowbird Mountain Statistics

Summit 3352m
Base 2365m
Vertical 987m
Acres 2500
Lifts 17
Runs 169
Average Snowfall 1270cm
Beginner 27%
Intermediate 38%
Advanced 35%

Additional Accommodation

Iron Blosam, Cliff Club Crest Condos