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May 19th, 2014

2013-2014′s Top 10 Alta Ski Area Instagram Photos

The 2013-2014 season has officially come and gone. And as the warm, spring weather steadily begins to win the battle against winter up here at the end of Little Cottonwood Canyon, we constantly find ourselves looking through old photos, daydreaming about the season that was. Chances are you’ll probably remember […]

May 15th, 2014

Alta Ski Area Uphill Traffic Update

Heads up skiers, While we may officially be closed for the 2013-2014 ski season, spring backcountry ski season is ramping up here in the Wasatch. With that in mind, we wanted to give you a small, but very important, update on the status of uphill traffic at Alta. From May 16-18 […]

May 14th, 2014

Alta End of Season Update and Summer Sneak Peek

Words by Alta Ski Area General Manager, Onno Wieringa Hi Skiers, There certainly isn’t an end to what happens in Alta to get ready for lift served skiing.  In the winter most of the activity to be ready for a 9:15 am opening happens all night and into the wee […]

May 5th, 2014

Alta Ski Area Staffer Wins NSAA “Hero of Sustainability” Award

Alta Environmental Center Sustainability Coordinator, Maura Olivos, named the inaugural “Hero of Sustainability” by the National Ski Areas Association. SAVANNAH, Georgia, May 1, 2014—SKI Magazine has honored three ski areas—Steamboat, Colo., Arapahoe Basin, Colo., and Proctor Academy, N.H.—with the 2014 Golden Eagle Awards for Environmental Excellence. Additionally, SKI named Maura […]


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