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June 24th, 2014

A June 18th Powder Day at Alta Ski Area

Words by Alta athlete, Kalen Thorien There’s something mildly uncanny about waking up at 4:30 a.m. on June 18 for a powder day. It feels like you’re suffering from an internal glitch. That you were suddenly and accidentally rewired while sleeping and your body was teleported back to winter while […]

June 16th, 2014

Alta Ski Area Summer Update

Words by Alta Ski Area general manager, Onno Wieringa Hello Alta Skiers, As we approach the longest day of the year, I want to pass along a few updates. Our great AltaSnowbird partners now have a new controlling interest owner, Mr. Ian Cumming. Ian has lived and skied at AltaSnowbird […]

June 10th, 2014

Alta Ski Area Updating to Full-Range Wireless Services

Making sure your friends know how great of a time you’re having at Alta is about to get a whole lot easier due to new wireless services. Crown Castle, in partnership with the Utah Department of Transportation and the Forest Service, will be installing new fiber optic cabling and a […]

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 […]


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