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 anonymous_user - 6th March 2007

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    I am not sure why some idiot snowboarder would submit a review on a Non Snowboarding resort. Get a life. ALta is great and does not need the support of ... Full review

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  • 5

    True skiing

    by ratushny - 10th November 2010

    Pros: no boarders, amazing snow, terrain

    Cons: small vert

    This is a true skiers mountain, if you want the best terrain, they make you earn your turns, so be prepared to do some hiking when you get here. Nice wide t... Full review

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  • 5

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 28th December 2006

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    Alta is by far the best skiing experience I've ever had. Although I live in North Carolina, I'm fortunate to have good friends and family in Oregon, Lake T... Full review

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  • 5

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 28th December 2007

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    I usually ski twice a year for a week to ten days at a time. I have been skiing Alta once a year for around eighteen years. I have skiied most of the ski ... 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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  • 5

    excellent

    by Ben Theurer - 2nd March 2014

    Pros: soft snow and lots of it

    Cons: a little windy at the top and some rocks still

    was so good every time I go. Time it right, and the snow is phenomenal. Trees, chutes, cliffs, you name it Alta has it. ... Full review

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