Alta Raises The Bar For Experienced Skiers With Adult Camps

Alta ski campsBecause of its renowned ski school and equally famed terrain, Utah's Alta Ski Area has become a center for adult ski camps aimed at giving the experienced skier a way to get better. The lodges at the base of the Utah resort play a critical role in bringing comfort and convenience to these multi-day sessions.

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PCSkiGal: Alta Delivers Early Season Sweet Spots

Alta early seasonI heard they were opening the backside. We’re talking Alta Ski Area — steeps, lots of rocks, known for serious powder. 

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Western Resorts Getting Aggressive To Combat Climate Change

Alta snowcat using biodieselClimate change – and its threat to snow-dependent ski and snowboard resorts -- has become a priority for many resort owners, and a large number in the West are taking steps to reduce emissions and energy use.

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Judge Rules Tosses Out Snowboarders' Suit Against Alta; Fight Will Likely Continue

Alta Ski Area

“We are not at all dissuaded,” said Rick Alden about yesterday’s ruling in U.S. District Court. The legal war against Alta Ski Area last season for refusing to allow snowboarders on its lifts came to a head when Wasatch Equality (Alden, Drew Hicken, Bjorn Leines, Richard Varga) had their day in court.

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Judge Tosses Out Snowboarders' Suit Against Alta; Fight Will Likely Continue

Alta Ski Area

“We are not at all dissuaded,” said Rick Alden about yesterday’s ruling in U.S. District Court. The legal war against Alta Ski Area last season for refusing to allow snowboarders on its lifts came to a head when Wasatch Equality (Alden, Drew Hicken, Bjorn Leines, Richard Varga) had their day in court.

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Alta Introduces Mid-Season Passes At Bargain Prices; Good Through April 20

Powder leap at Alta

Just as the winter has gotten serious in the Utah Wasatch, Alta Ski Area has returned the favor with an unusual mid-season pass sale.

 

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Snowboarders Sue Alta; Do They Have A Case?

Alta Utah It appears snowboarders have finally decided they can’t take it anymore. Citing protection under the 14th Amendment, four boarders and a Utah nonprofit corporation calling itself Wasatch Equality Utah, claim Alta has no right to ban them. 

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