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Snowpine Lodge Renovation
August 30, 2017 Snowpine Lodge Renovation Construction has officially begun! The Snowpine Lodge, one of Alta’s five European style ski lodges, is closed for an 18-month renovation. When the Snowpine reopens in November of 2018, the lodge will retain the same warmth and charm, with great modern improvements. The Snowpine Lodge will be open year round for lodging with a full…
Mountain Collective Pass 2017-2018
August 27, 2017 Mountain Collective Pass 2017-2018 Ski two days at 16 dream ski destinations around the world, for only $469. The Mountain Collective pass includes some of the world’s best ski destinations, and new for the 2017-2018 season are Snowbasin in Huntsville, Utah and Sugarbush in Warren, VT. Enjoy two days at 16 Mountain Collective resorts, 50% off additional days at…
Late summer wildflowers in Alta  
August 23, 2017 Late summer wildflowers in Alta   Alta’s alpine wildflowers are its primary summer attraction, with the showiest blooms of “peak season” typically occurring during the latter two weeks of July. However, the height of Alta’s wildflower season is really only the beginning of a long period of changing colors in Alta’s high country that begins with the early crops of Penstemon,…
See a Moose in Alta
July 20, 2017 See a Moose in Alta While Alta’s fantastic wildflowers often get prime billing when it comes to our summer attractions, many repeat visitors to Little Cottonwood Canyon consider seeing a real, live moose to be an annual bucket-list item. Much like human beings, moose are drawn to the upper elevations of the Wasatch Mountains during the summer season, where temperatures…
2017-2018 Alta Season Passes
July 17, 2017 2017-2018 Alta Season Passes Alta season passes are now on sale for the 2017-2018 ski season. When the snow flies make sure you’re ready to hit the slopes with your Alta season pass. For 80 years Alta has been offering incredible terrain and the “Greatest Snow on Earth.” It may be hard to think about the ski season in…
2017 Wasatch Wildflower Festival
July 13, 2017 2017 Wasatch Wildflower Festival Help us celebrate the breathtaking wildflowers at the Wasatch Wildflower Festival. The Wasatch Wildflower Festival is a four-day event, taking place over two weekends, at four different ski resorts. Alta’s day is Saturday, July 29th. The Wasatch Wildflower Festival has guided walks, live music and kids art. All guided walks are family-friendly and free of…
Summer Stewardship and Environmental Education in Alta
June 29, 2017 Summer Stewardship and Environmental Education in Alta Are you looking for opportunities to volunteer, learn about Alta’s spectacular mountain environment, or just spend a few hours outdoors meeting new people? Alta’s community organizations have you covered! Throughout the summer of 2017, a network of local organizations is hosting a full calendar of volunteer stewardship and environmental education events in and around Alta….
Summer Recreation in Alta
June 15, 2017 Summer Recreation in Alta After an incredible winter season in Alta, we are ready for summer recreation. With warmer temperatures and clear skies, Alta offers summer activities for everyone. Whether you’re looking for leisurely hikes, epic climbing routes or mountain biking trails, Alta is your go to outdoor recreation spot. Alta’s steep rocky faces, which provide great skiing in…
Summer Lodging in Alta
May 31, 2017 Summer Lodging in Alta As of late May, Alta is slowly emerging from beneath one of our deepest winter snowpacks in many years. At lower elevations, summer feels much closer, and many of us are already planning our weekends and vacations several months in advance. Little Cottonwood Canyon is a perfect destination for a getaway from the heat of…