Alta Ski Area is OPEN for the 2016/2017 season!  The Supreme area is now closed to backcountry travel so that we can prepare for an opening.

Mountain Stats

Mountain Stats and Information 

Whatever your ability, Alta has skiing terrain for you. Deep powder snow, soft groomers and spectacular scenery help to create a memorable skiing experience. Our best kept secret? While known for our expert powder slopes, Alta also has great beginner and intermediate terrain. 

Season
Opening day: Friday, December 2, 2016. 
Closing day: Sunday, April 16, 2017. 

Hours of Operation 
Open daily from 9:15 am - 4:30 pm
Cecret and Supreme lifts 9:15 am - 3:30 pm
Sugarloaf and Wildcat lifts 9:15 am - 4:00 pm
Collins and Sunnyside lifts 9:15 am - 4:30 pm
Area Afternoon Passes  12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Transfer tow between base areas 9:15 am - 5:00 pm
Alta Lodge tow & Rustler Lodge lift 9:15 am - 5:00 pm
Mountain Info 
Base elevation    8,530 ft. (2,600 m)
Top elevation 10,550 ft. (3,216 m)
Vertical drop 2,020 ft. (617 m)
Skiable acres 2,200 acres (890 hectares)
Number of runs 116+
Average seasonal snowfall 551" (1,400 cm)
Snowmaking Yes
Snowboarding No
Lifts 
2 detachable quads
1 detachable triple 
1 triple
3 doubles
3 surface tows  
1 moving conveyor  
Runs 
25% beginner
40% intermediate
35% advanced

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