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Last Friday the sun made an appearance and has continued to shine through today. The temperatures have stayed in the 20s during the daytime, deterring any melt from the snow we have. The base at Alta is 83 inches and everyt...
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The weekend holiday was one that will linger in memories for awhile. The snowfall total was 20 inches over the two-day weekend. Split between the two days, it was dreamy powder skiing. Snow was easy and fun to ski without ...
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Here at Pit Stops for Kids, we travel approximately once or twice a month, all year round. In December of every year, we take a moment to reflect on the past year’s trips, and try to select the five that stood out the most. It’s a tough decision, and always, there are multiple contenders. But...read more»
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Moose, birds, marmots, squirrels, coyotes, mountain goats, deer, badger and fox all make their home in the Alta area. In winter, you may have to try a bit harder, but you can find ermine, porcupine, coyote and fox. Driving up...
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With much warmer temperatures this week, the snow will be melting around two inches per day, just in time for our summer season. Alta Lodge opens for summer season on June 5 with Sunday Brunch. The brunch is a favorite of man...
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January has been quite a month so far. We've seen storm after storm lined up and at the moment, it continues to snow. Alta's web site shows the average snowfall in January is 95 inches. We've already surpassed 60 inches and...
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As holidays skiers arrive throughout the next two weeks, the tree trimming, poinsettias and wreaths around the Lodge create a festive feeling. With all the snow that has fallen the past couple of weeks, (season snowfall of 1...
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Attention Naturalists, teachers, non-formal educators, ski school instructors - this is the event for you!!! Join the Utah Society for Environmental Education and the Alta Ski Area - Environmental Center for a great intro to Alta's ecology and some wonderful tried and true environmental education curriculum.

Set in National Forest and a protected watershed this workshop will give you an intimate look into Project Learning Tree - focusing on forest ecology and introduce you to Alta's SKE-COLOGY program curriculum. Registration is $35 (for materials) and is worth .5 USOE credits or 7 credit hours.

For more information or to register contact jackie@usee.org, 801.328.1549. Limited Space Available!

Registration Link: https://usee.ejoinme.org/MyPages/PLTWETWILDWorkshops/tabid/277857/Default.aspx
Project Learning Tree
Sat, October 1, 2016, 9:00 AM MDT
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Get out your hiking boots, hat and sun screen and hit the hiking trails at Alta! It's beautiful and extremely green right now and let's not forget to mention: it's cool in the mountains. So when it approaches 90+ degrees in S...
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We have such a fantastic season of wildflowers along the Wasatch mountain range!
 
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Fine food, personal service and a perfect ski-in, ski-out location bring over 70 percent of guests back each winter to Alta Lodge, recognized by Ski Magazine as “Alta’s most august and celebrated accommodations.”
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We offer the classic ski vacation – reminiscent of the days when ski accommodations offered more than just a place to stay. The Alta Lodge atmosphere is relaxed, intimate and informal. Guests make themselves at home in front of the lobby fireplace with the New York Times, meet friends for afternoon tea and cookies, or unwind in the Sitzmark Club bar.  During summer season we host weddings, conferences, retreats and Sunday Brunch and Saturday Lunch. altalodge.com
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The Sun Shines Through
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Last Friday the sun made an appearance and has continued to shine through today. The temperatures have stayed in the 20s during the daytime,

And it Just Keeps Snowing At Alta
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January has been quite a month so far. We've seen storm after storm lined up and at the moment, it continues to snow. Alta's web site shows

White Christmas and Happy Holidays
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As holidays skiers arrive throughout the next two weeks, the tree trimming, poinsettias and wreaths around the Lodge create a festive feelin

100+ inches of Snow & All LIfts are Open
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To date, Alta has received 102-inches of snow this season and we npw have a 46-inch base. Powder skiers had a storm to ski in on Saturday an

Skiing's Great with More Snow This Week
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Alta opened on December 2 with great conditions, blue sky and sunshine and lots of powder skiing! All lifts were open except Cecret and Supr

Alta's New Opening Date: December 2
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Alta Lodge deck November 21 Mother Nature is finally shifting gears! We had a storm come in last week, more snow last evening and it is snow

Ski Conditioning Tips
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Are you still thinking about getting in shape for the ski season? Doing a little training before the season starts is invaluable for a more

Thanksgiving at Alta Lodge
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It's the first day of November and the next holiday, Thanksgiving, is coming soon. Alta is one of the few ski areas that is open early enoug

Skiing in 32 Days....
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Is it really that close to ski season? We're feeling like it is at the Lodge with fresh snow this morning and some more on the docket for to

Alta's Baldy Gets a Dusting of Snow
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The red and gold colors surrounding Alta had an added plus this morning with a dusting of snow on top of Baldy. It's always a fun site to se

Fall is in the Air
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A photo of a past fall season at Alta. It's the tail end of August and fall is already showing colors in Little Cottonwood Canyon and on the

Recent Hikes in the Canyon
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Albion Basin With the recent blazing heat in Salt Lake City, Little Cottonwood Canyon has provided relief from the heat for those of us that

Wildflower Festival - July 29, 30 & 31
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Alta is home to more than 300 varieties of wildflowers that typically reach their peak in late July. A brilliant carpet of color spreads acr

Favorite Summer Hikes
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There are a number of hikes around the Alta area and in Little Cottonwood Canyon. If you live in the Salt Lake Valley, some of the shorter h

The Snow is Melting Fast at Alta!
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Get out your hiking boots, hat and sun screen and hit the hiking trails at Alta! It's beautiful and extremely green right now and let's not

Writers at Work Coming to Alta Lodge
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Writers at Work Conference comes to Alta Lodge June 15-19 for the 32nd annual conference. This four-day conference brings provides small int

Shifting from Winter to Summer Season
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May 10, 2016 Ah...spring has been in the air for awhile now and the snow is slowly melting, albiet a little too slow for some of us since th

Kids Stay & Eat Free!
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Spring break and itching for a quick ski vacation with the kids? If you book a 4-night minimum stay before the end of the season, two kids a

Alta in April -- Don't Miss Out!
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We've had a month with the best of spring skiing: powder storms and sunny days. Alta's base today is 116 inches. From 3/21-28, Alta received

Powder Storm Alert!
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Heavy snowfall is occurring at the moment at Alta and it should continue though the next 24 hours. The forecast for the Cottonwood Canyon is