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.
  • 3.9
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  • Advanced/Expert
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 4
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.5
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.9
  • Overall Value

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  • 3.9

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  • runner/skier ( 1st March 2012)

    Sooner or later, everyone comes across an "Alta is for Skiers" bumper sticker plastered on the back of someone's 4x4. You even see them in the East, where I...

  • David (18th December 2011)

    Skiied for 2 days. No snowboarders allowed. Employees were friendly & helpful. Decent amount of snow for the early season. Lots of terrain variety....

  • Clay King (16th December 2011)

    Alta is a place you go to for incredible skiing. They are not a family-oriented resort, but they don't claim to be. There is no base village or nightlife,...

  • UtahRips (19th November 2011)

    Alta's got quite a reputation, and most of it is well-deserved. But it's often labelled as an experts-only paradise, and that is just not so. Most of the te...

  • ztt94 ( 2nd May 2011)

    My family and I went up to Alta a few weeks ago and found it really family friendly and great Utah powder....

  • TomTahoe ( 4th March 2011)

    I live and ski Lake Tahoe so I looked forward to ski at Alta where no snowboarders are allowed; in Tahoe the wide boards especially on beginners who leave 3...

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