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Alta Ski Area Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Alta Ski Area

Planning a ski trip to Alta Ski Area? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Alta Ski Area stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Alta Ski Area review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.8

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.7
  • Intermediate
  • 4
  • Expert
  • 3.9
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.8
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.9
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.8
  • Overall Value
  • 4

118 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (89)
  • 75
  • 4 Star Reviews (19)
  • 16
  • 3 Star Reviews (3)
  • 2
  • 2 Star Reviews (3)
  • 2
  • 1 Star Reviews (4)
  • 3

Helpful Highlights:

Love this resort. Have skied here for 30 years and never had a bad year of snow. Wish the wildcat lift was faster. Love Alps restaurant but wish the restaur...

  • 3.8

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  • Christian (22nd October 2010)

    Well, Alta is simply amazing. Mid-April, 65º in Salt Lake City, 14 inches of Utah pow up in the Little Cottonwood Canyon. Unreal. Great steeps and some nice...

  • Brian Thayer (23rd March 2010)

    We visited on Feb.23 and found a resort that compliments The whole Utah expierance. Although we expected a resort that would not be friendly towards anyone...

  • jim8588 ( 2nd March 2010)

    Went on Sunday 2-21-2010. Crowded in the lodges and parking, but not on the hill. Was snowing all day, fresh powder was great. Many challenging runs with a ...

  • Ryan Pringnitz ( 8th February 2010)

    One of my first powder days in Utah was at Alta, and it was a blast. Little Cottonwood Canyon has some of the best terran in Utah I think. After skiing ...

  • Fred (30th January 2010)

    After skiing 2 days of so-so snow and visibility at Snowbird on my first trip to Utah decided to take the bus from the Cliff Lodge and give Alta a try with ...

  • Ben (26th January 2010)

    Alta is the classic challenge. I really do love this mountain. It is set up absolutely perfectly. A wonderful combination of steeps and cruisers and wide op...

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