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Summertime Activities in Alta
May 21, 2015 Summertime Activities in Alta Along with being a world class ski area, Alta is also known for its summer activities, hiking, biking, camping and climbing. Learn more about these activities and then come up and see for yourself! Hiking in Alta: Hiking in Alta provides fantastic views of Little and Big Cottonwood Canyons, as well as wildflowers, alpine lakes and occasional wildlife….
Cardiff Pass Hike
May 19, 2015 Cardiff Pass Hike Cardiff Pass Length: 1 mile Elevation Gain: 1350’ Difficulty: Intermediate Parking: Town of Alta, near Alta Lodge One of the first trails to melt out from beneath the winter snowpack is the south-facing route to Cardiff Pass. This fairly short, yet steep hike from the center of the Town of Alta climbs the slope opposite…
2015 Summer StewardShip Events
May 12, 2015 2015 Summer StewardShip Events Friends of Alta, the Alta Environmental Center, Alta Community Enrichment and the Town of Alta are teaming up with Tree Utah, Cottonwood Canyons Foundation, Utah Society for Environmental Education and Tracy Aviary for stewardship events all summer long. Make sure you give back to the land you love! Stewardship events run from June 25 through…

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