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A Day in the Life of an Alta Ski Patroller
December 23, 2019 A Day in the Life of an Alta Ski Patroller A Day in the Life of an Alta Ski Patroller We caught up with Jonathan Morgan, ski patroller and Assistant Director of the Alta Avalanche Office, to catch a glimpse of what life is like day to day for someone as elemental to Alta as Jonathan, a pure skier and 16 year veteran of the…
Where to Find the Best Après in Alta
Where to Find the Best Après in Alta Awesome Eats + Drinks After a Full Day Skiing Alta Ski Area, 45 minutes south of Salt Lake International Airport, is the perfect place to spend a winter getaway. Now in its 82nd year of operation and with an average of over 550 annual inches of that pristine Utah snow, Alta is home to a…
First Time Visiting Alta? Here is Your Toolkit for Success
November 26, 2019 First Time Visiting Alta? Here is Your Toolkit for Success Getting Here Take a shuttle from Salt Lake City International Airport directly to your slopeside accommodations. Little Cottonwood Canyon is known for its impressive snowfall (why you are coming in the first place!), which means the road conditions are unpredictable, and the law requires 4WD with snow tires or chains. You won’t need a rental for your…

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