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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  • 3

    From my experience

    by Conn8 - 8th November 2010

    Pros: Big, fast lifts, no annoying snowboarders, blacks

    Cons: very icy, no good terrain park, really hard, cost

    Well my ecperience wasn't as I expected. I visited here in Febuary and it snowed a little bit the night before. It was my last day and we decided to shell... Full review

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  • 2

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by 210cm - 17th July 2007

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    Ugh. Went there last spring with my wife and two sons. I'll never go back. The staff was very gruff (bordering on extremely rude), and the slopes were da... Full review

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  • 2

    Alta Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 4th February 2006

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    I came away from my first experience at Alta somewhat underwhelmed. I am an intermediate that prefers groomed terrain and Alta does not do much grooming. Wh... Full review

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    Alta Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 20th February 2007

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    When I first pulled in to Alta, I was amazed at how old the buildings were. This was an extreme +! riding hasnt always been about technology its about bein... Full review

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    who writes these reviews?

    by bootlegger420 - 23rd February 2013

    Pros: there is a mtn u make turns on

    Cons: mormons lie and lie and lie to get your money

    they talk about 9 inches like it is 2 feet, but you never ski more than a half inch at a time cause it is so crowded, and the locals are so arrogant about t... Full review

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    Alta Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 9th February 2007

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    my experience at alta is limited due to the fact you cant snowboard there. lame. im an expert snowboarder and probably could do laps around most of these sk... Full review

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