Solitude Mountain Resort Ski Resort

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Overview

Located just 12 miles up Big Cottonwood Canyon, Solitude Mountain Resort feels different than other resorts...looser, less crowded somehow. Solitude has over 1,200 acres of skiable terrain, ranging from groomed runs to powder glades and Nordic trails.

Solitude also offers a variety of lodging options and dining choices. The mountain averages 500 inches of snowfall per year.

Where Is Solitude Mountain Ski Resort Located?

This Utah ski resort is located 34 miles from Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC), which is serviced by most major airlines. Once you get into the city, you can rent a car or find space on a one of the shuttles that goes to the resort. You can also take advantage of the Utah Transit Authority (UTA) standard or ski bus service.

Inside Scoop

Solitude is divided into two areas from which to begin your ski and snowboard day – the Moonbeam and Village base areas. The Moonbeam area is designed for day skiers and offers services, such as the Snowsports Services office, Moonbeam Restaurant and Argenta Pub. The Village base area is home to most of the resort’s lodging and features the majority of Solitude’s dining options.

Moonbeam Express accesses most of the beginner terrain. Summit Express lift will take you to the famous Honeycomb Canyon as well as rugged, advanced terrain. Quality blue runs can be found off Eagle Express. Group and private lessons are offered at the Youth Ski & Ride School for children ages 3 to 13. There is also an Adult Ski and Ride School.

Restaurants

Breakfast Places

  • Moonbeam Lodge offers fresh pastries or breakfast favorites every day. 12000 Big Cottonwood Canyon Road, Building 13, Solitude, UT 84121

Lunch

  • You can never go wrong with a taco bar. So, be sure to check out the one at Last Chance Southwest Grill, which is located right on the mountain. 12000 Big Cottonwood Canyon Road, Building 10, Solitude, UT 84121

Dinner

  • Secure a spot at St. Bernard’s on the deck for beautiful views and to enjoy the sunlight. The menu changes on a constant basis, ensuring that you’ll find something new every time you go. 12000 Big Cottonwood Canyon Road, Building 5, Suite B, Solitude, UT 84121

Après/Nightlife

  • Next to St. Bernard’s is the Library Bar. With its oversized chairs and sunset views, you’ll love the intimate setting of this popular après spot. 12000 Big Cottonwood Canyon Road, Building 5, Suite C, Solitude, UT 84121

Plan Your Trip

Best Time for Snow

Average Snowfall

106"
66"
44"
22"
0"
22"
Nov
73"
Dec
88"
Jan
88"
Feb
78"
Mar
26"
Apr
0.1"
May
0"
Jun

Terrain Overview

6%
Beginners Runs
46%
Intermediate Runs
30%
Advanced Runs
18%
Expert Runs
87
Runs in Total
3 mi
Longest Run
1200 ac
Skiable Terrain
150 ac
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 8

4
High Speed Quads
2
Quad Chairs
1
Triple Chairs
1
Surface Lifts

Elevation

10488'
Summit
2494'
Vertical Drop
7994'
Base

Important Dates

November 17, 20232023/11/17
Projected Opening
May 19, 20242024/05/19
Projected Closing
142
Projected Days Open
161
Days Open Last Year
67
Years Open
500"
Average Snowfall
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