Little Cottonwood Canyon, 45 minutes
from Salt Lake City and Park City
Adult Day Pass $75
Open 9:15 am to 4:30 pm
25% Beg, 40% Int, 35% Adv
500" Avg Annual Snowfall
2,200 Skiable Acres
Visa, MasterCard, Discover,
is located in the upper region of Little
Cottonwood Canyon, within the Wasatch
/ Cache National Forest. One of the most
well-known resorts, is the second oldest
ski area in the United States. Noted for
some of the best and most consistent snow
conditions in the world, Alta often logs
more than 500 inches of snow in a season.
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Traditional opening is mid-November;
closing mid-April. Scheduled Season November
20, 2002- Mid April, 2003.
of Operation: 9:15 am to 4:30 PM,
half day hours: 9:15 am to 1:00 PM and 1:00
PM to 4:30 PM
& Vertical Drop: 8,530 foot base,
10,550 foot top, 2,020 foot vertical drop.
25% beginner, 40% intermediate, 35% advanced,
approximately 40 named runs and 50 acres of
snowmaking, 2,200 skiable acres. 500 inch average
seasonal snowfall. Two Triple, four double and
four surface lifts.
Annual Snowfall: depths of up to
15 feet in the spring. Average temperature is
20 to 25 degrees.
See the ski resort comparison chart
(Prices subject to change)
Rates: For every 20 people in a group,
the 21st ticket is free. You must come as a
group to be entitled to this rate. The group
rate is not available to travel agents.
Cards: Visa, MasterCard, Discover,
Care: Alta children's Center is a
state licensed day care, owned and operated
by Redwood Pre-School Inc. The center provides
daycare for children age 3 months to 12 years,
where they can play, learn and create. Call
801-742-3042. Hours 8:30 to 5:00
Restrictions: At times, Little Cottonwood
Canyon Road, State Highway 210, may be restricted
to travel. For up to date road condition information,
tune into radio station AM 530. State law requires
vehicles to carry chains or have snow tires
on the vehicle from November 1 through May 1.
Country Skiing: A 2-mile abandoned
road is available for skating, skiing, and touring.
Photography is provided by Peak Photo (801)742-2100.
They are located at the top of Sugarloaf Albion,
and Germania chair lifts, to help create fun
memories of your Alta vacation with a Mountain
Ski Portrait. There is no shooting fee or obligation.
You will be able to look at your portraits at
the end of the day to decide if you'd like to
SL Airport: 33 miles SLC:
26 miles Ogden: 60 miles
Provo: 48 miles Cedar City: 253 miles
P.O. Box 8007
Alta, Utah 84092