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

    top snow on earth

    by angelino - 6th November 2008

    Pros: best quality snow anywhere

    Cons: not much in the way of apres ski

    When it comes to snow Alta is second to none. If your looking for apres ski then lodge at the Park City ski area. Salt Lakes resorts are very convenient to ... Full review

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  • 5

    The best wild ski resort in the world

    by chartreuse - 28th August 2008

    Pros: wild and incredible snow

    Cons: quiet

    Skiing usually in the french alps, the biggest area for skiing on earth, I discovered ALTA a few years ago thanks to a business trip to UTAH. Incredible po... Full review

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  • 5

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by fonixmunkee - 16th April 2008

    Pros: Challenging terrain, great skiing vibe, terriffic snow conditions

    Cons: May scare of less-experienced skiers

    Alta: my favorite place in the world. Although on the grand scale of things, I’m little more than the equivalent of a newbie in the face of the amazing ter... Full review

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  • 5

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 15th March 2008

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    Alta is the Holy Grail of skiing. I After the first day of skiing at Alta, I decided I never wanted to ski anywhere else. Alta is designed for skiing, pure ... Full review

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  • 5

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by blgtnbuilder - 8th March 2008

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    For 30 years Alta has been our ski choice, I have been all over the west and Alta keeps suprsing me. Our trips each season last 7 to 8 days of hard advance... Full review

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  • 5

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 6th March 2008

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    Alta is a great place to ski for people of all levels. I'm an expert skier and enjoy the diamonds and trees....Alta has tons of this stuff. Some incredibl... Full review

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