Last updated: 4:00PM 10/22/2018

Mountain Stats

Mountain Stats and Information 

Alta snowy landscape chairlifts

There is a chill in the air. The countdown to winter has begun with opening day slated for Nov. 23rd which is the day after Thanksgiving. 

The Skier Services office at Alta's Wildcat Base is open Monday–Thursday 7:30 to 4:30 pm through Nov. 4th and then open seven days a week 7:30 to 4:30 pm starting Nov. 5th. 

Please call our Business Office at 801.359.1078 (or email with any questions or for further assistance. 

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 543" (1,379 cm)
Snowmaking 140 acres
Snowboarding No
3 detachable quads quad
1 detachable triple  detachable quad
2 doubles double chairlift
3 surface tows  
1 moving conveyor  
25% beginner green circle
40% intermediate blue square
35% advanced black diamond

Sign up for updates