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: 10:00AM 11/20/2018

Tour With a Ranger

wasatch national forest sign covered in snowTour With a Ranger

Join a Volunteer Naturalist Rangers from the Cottonwood Canyons Foundation for an informative and fun learning experience. Bring the whole family! The complimentary 30-minute tours meet at the top of Sunnyside lift on Saturdays and Sundays at 1:30 PM.  Ski down an easy run and learn about the Cottonwood Canyons' geology, history, winter ecology, watershed, wildlife, and more!  Lift ticket or season pass is required.

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group of skiers on a tour

Meet at the top of Sunnyside lift. All skiers need a lift ticket or season pass.

1:30 PM - Saturdays and Sundays through starting January 5th through March 31st, and one final day for Alta Earth Day, April 20th. 

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Private Tours

Private tours are available for groups of five or more on weekends only. For more information, or to set up a private tour, please contact Cottonwood Canyons Foundation at (801) 930-5010 or email Private tour requests need to be made by the Friday before the desired weekend date. 

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