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Alta Trail Map

Alta Information

Alta is a skier’s mountain – snowboarding is not allowed. Whatever your ability, Alta is for you! Deep powder, a variety of terrain, and spectacular scenery make Alta world-renowned. Location: Alta is located 25 miles southeast of Salt Lake City at the top of Little Cottonwood Canyon, State Highway 210. Alta is approximately 45 minutes from the Salt Lake City International Airport. Base Elevation: 8,530 ft (2600 m) Top Elevation: 10.550 ft (3216 m) Skiable Area: 2,200 acres (890 hectares) Average Snowfall: 500” (1250 cm) Lifts: 2 detachable quads, 1 detachable triple, 1 triple, 3 doubles, 5 surface tows Run Descriptions: 25% Beginner, 40% Intermediate, 35% Advanced