“ Rustler Lodge, the jewel in the crown of American Skiing. ”
Alta is for you, whatever your ability! Alta averages 550 inches of snow a year- our deep powder snow, rugged terrain and spectacular scenery are world renown. The best kept secret is our great beginner and intermediate terrain, which together comprise 65% of the area. The wide variety of terrain and snow conditions provide skiing opportunities for every level of skier. Purchase lift tickets in advance at alta.com.
Snowbird is a world-renowned snow and terrain must-ski destination. Located only one mile down the road from Alta's Rustler Lodge. Snowbird offers comparable snow totals, that allows the resort to remain open over 200 days most ski seasons. We provide complimentary shuttles to and from Snowbird daily.
Wasatch Powderbird Guides is one of the world's most renowned helicopter skiing and snowboarding operations. WPG is nestled between Alta and Snowbird ski resorts (less than an hour from Salt Lake City International Airport). Their custom built heliport commands a spectacularly scenic site in Little Cottonwood Canyon. Since 1973, they have offered one of the most exciting recreational adventures anywhere.