User-Generated Reviews for Alta Ski Area

Browse our collection of user-generated reviews of Alta Ski Area to better plan your ski trip. Alta Ski Area reviews are sorted by Overall Rating, Downhill Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly.

Overall Rating: 4.1

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.8
  • All Mtn. Terrain
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 72%
  • Beginner
  • 18%
  • Families
  • 53%
  • Intermediate
  • 64%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 67%
  • Advanced
  • 71%

Helpful Highlights:

We lived in Holladay for a few years. Visited most ski areas but always I mean ALWAYS returned to Alta. Never any attitude, just altitude!. Who needs nite l...

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  • 4

    Alta's free-after-three-program is a great start to a skiing vacation

    by fonixmunkee - 18th February 2011

    Pros: Snow, terrain, no snowboarders

    Cons: None

    We usually fly into Salt Lake for our yearly pillgrimage to the Wasatch early enough to take advantage of Park City's QuickStart...a program that lets you s... Full review

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  • 5

    1st Time at Alta and Awesome

    by aaron belina - 16th February 2011

    Pros: Steep,Fast,No lift lines

    Cons: A few slow lifts

    Alta is truley a well kept secret, I had skied every where in Utah except Alta. I decided to try Alta this year and loved it. The parking was good, the staf... Full review

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  • 4

    Great hill despite rotten trail map and signposting

    by billapter - 9th January 2011

    Pros: Snow, gullies, variety, powder

    Cons: Rotten trail map, poor on slope signposting

    Spent a day at Alta last week with my 15 y o son. We loved the snow quality (powder) and quantity (lots), the variety of slopes and lack of queues. This was... Full review

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  • 5

    Alta

    by Jason chambers - 29th December 2010

    Pros: snow, terain.

    Cons: none

    This is probable the best resort I’ve EVER been to its amazing but i would only recommend it for advanced skiers because snowboarding is not allowed and its... Full review

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  • 5

    A True Ski Resort

    by kermit888 - 27th December 2010

    Pros: Great terrain, Snow, Layout, Access. Eclectic lodging

    Cons: Too far from NY

    I love this mountain. I've been here many times during my 4 trips to Utah. The terrain is fantastic - It's got everything. Open Bowl, cruisers, trees, ... Full review

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  • 5

    dhay

    by dhay - 24th December 2010

    Pros: great snow, beautiful, good food

    Cons: Takes forever to get from one base to the other

    Alta is the most beautiful mountain I have skied at. It has good food compared to most areas and also no lift lines.the area has an efficient lift system an... Full review

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