PoA world renowned skiers only resort, Alta is known for its incredible snow. This is a skiers paradise, where specifically the primary focus is a day of ideal runs. A mix of beginner and intermediate slopes near the bottom. Powder stashes and advanced runs are found further up as you ascend up the mountain. All this, coupled with spectacular views along trails. Alta is a traditional ski resort which provides for a unique experience. This is the place to be for the ultimate adventure.

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Please note our Brochure Contains 2020/21 pricing, but it will give you an indication of how resorts compare and what they have to offer.  Contact our Consultants for more details. 


From gentle rolling slopes, wide open bowls, steep narrow chutes, powder skiing and tree runs, moguls, and groomers you’ll find terrain for everyone.

  • Skiers only resort
  • Huge variety of terrain
  • Deep deep powder skiing
  • Groomed runs off every lift
  • Great Nordic track

Mountain Statistics


Top Elevation 3,216 Metres
Base Elevation 2,600 Metres
Vertical Drop 617 Metres
Skiable Terrain 2,200 Acres
Lifts 11 lifts
Runs 116
Ave Annual Snowfall 1,400 cms
Terrain Beginner 25%
Terrain Intermediate 40%
Terrain Advanced 35%
Ski in / Ski out Yes

Trail Map

Other Activites

At Alta there is more on offer than just world-class skiing and snowboarding with amazing adventures adding to your ski/board winter experience.

Cross Country & Nordic Skiing

Classic or skate skiing is available on the 5km groomed track. The Alta Ski Shop offers classic, skate, telemark and snowshoe rentals. Lessons are available at the Alf Engen Ski School.

Snowcat Skiing

Custom tours and scenic rides are available by Snowcat, allowing skiers to access back country areas not otherwise accessible. The specially adapted snowcat with heated cabin can get you to the top of Grizzly Gulch at an elevation of 10,500 feet quickly and in comfort. Your playground will then be 375 acres of incredible bowl skiing, dropping to an elevation of 9,000 feet.

Getting There

Getting to Alta

Altaa is located in Utah’s Wasatch Mountains.

Fly into Salt Lake City International Airport located approximately a 45 minute drive from Alta.

Ask our Active Travel Experts to assist you in prearranging transfers or a rental car for your stay.


Alta has a variety of accommodation options to choose from.

Contact our Active Travel Experts for insider tips on where to stay and tailor-made ski/board experiences.