Last updated: 5:00AM 01/18/2019

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THE EARLY BIRD GETS THE WORM Save up to 20% off lift tickets
19 Jan

Join a naturalist led nature tour to introduce you to the winter wonders of ALTA! Look for wildlife tracks in the snow and learn about animal adaptations, trees, and the history of Little Cottonwood Canyon and Alta!

20 Jan

You don't want to miss a short and sweet tour with Cottonwood Canyons Foundation of Alta's national forest and protected watershed lands. 

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Alta is known for its incredible snow—more than 500 inches a year—and relaxed atmosphere. Here's how to spend three days at one of Utah's top ski destinations.


A storm day skiing at it's finest, the next few days are shaping up to be a fun powder filled MLK weekend. Up to 28 inches in the forecast.

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Jan 18

RT @CanyonAlerts: Jan17 Little Cottonwood will close from 10:00pm-8:00am due to weather. Estimated Open 8:00am #utsnow

Jan 18

RT @AltaCentral: Do not under ANY CIRCUMSTANCES come up Little Cottonwood Canyon intent on sleeping in a vehicle or camping outside tonigh…

Jan 17

RT @AltaCentral: 01/17 3:27 PM SR-210 open, 4WD or chains required. HG Restricted, Superior Closed

Good news: @wasatchbackcountryrescue is at Alta this week and they are training puppies! Our staff photographer @rockomenzyk was lucky enough to tag along during Tuesday's Avalanche Rescue Dog School. . . . Follow @wasatchbackcountryrescue and see what goes into training these incredible canines and their handlers. 📸: @rockomenzyk #AltaMagic #AvalancheDogs #Puppies

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