Alta is now closed to uphill traffic as we prepare the mountain for opening day on Friday 11/23. Access to Catherine's pass via the summer road is still allowed.


Last updated: 9:00AM 11/20/2018

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 daily from 7:30am--4:30pm.

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 11,068 ft. (3,374 m)
Vertical drop 2,538 ft. (774 m)
Skiable acres 2,614 acres (1,058 hectares)
Number of runs 116+
Average seasonal snowfall 545" (1,384 cm)
Snowmaking 140 acres
Snowboarding No
3 detachable quads quad
1 detachable triple  detachable quad
2 doubles double chairlift
15% beginner green circle
30% intermediate blue square
55% advanced black diamond

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