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. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

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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  • 5

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by jrhmd53 - 27th February 2008

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    I'm a longtime altaholic. The mountain's worst days are as good as the best days at some resorts, and I've never seen "black ice" at Alta. Every view is w... Full review

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  • 5

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 26th February 2008

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    I love reading the reviews of those who will NEVER go backto Alta. Yippee! the more for me -- and less negativity on the mountain. Every year we try to go a... Full review

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  • 4

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by fonixmunkee - 20th February 2008

    Pros: Tons of terrain, terrific snow, great old-school vibe

    Cons: If you don't like traversing for fresh snow...

    Alta remains one of my favorite places to ski in the continent. It's got tons of terrain, terrific snow, and a great vibe. This feeling was no different... Full review

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  • 5

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by funmegg - 18th January 2008

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    I grew up skiing Alta over the holidays with my family. Beautiful mountain, best skiing in the west. Its in a National Forest, and is family owned. You won'... Full review

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  • 5

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by govey80 - 11th January 2008

    Pros: Powder, Steep, Hikable terrain, One of the best resorts anywhere.

    Cons: It's perfect.

    I skied Alta on January 1st and 2nd this year. Wow! Amazing amount and quality of challenging accessible terrain. I was lucky enough to enter the avalanc... Full review

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  • 5

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 28th December 2007

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    If you want fancy, go to Deer Valley. If you want night life go to Aspen or Tahoe. If you love to ski & want to ski the best snow and terrain on earth, ha... Full review

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