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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
  • 3.9
  • 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

Displaying 37 - 42 of 118 Resort Reviews

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  • Lucas (14th April 2012)

    Great place, love the snow. Too bad they didnt have a racecouse but i loved it. It isnt that expensive...

  • Max ( 5th March 2012)

    Skiing is brilliant and there is snow ALL the time. The bowls are amazing especially devils castle and the groomed runs are great! SugarLoaf lift is the bes...

  • 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...

Displaying 37 - 42 of 118 Resort Reviews

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