Alta is a winter wonderland where skiers enjoy a snowy getaway. The town in Salt Lake County, Utah is famous for its ski resort, welcoming vacationers every year to the Wasatch Mountains. In fact, it is one of the oldest resorts in the United States. While the resort does not allow snowboarding, there are tons of activities on the mountains to suit everyone. There are also a selection of bars and saloons to relax in the evenings as well as great dining options.
The Alta Ski Resort is the main attraction of the town, and welcome skiers from across the world for a winter holiday. There is everything from beginner to advanced slopes to suit skiers of all experiences, with 2,200 acres to explore. There is even the opportunity for skiing lessons to improve your technique.
For hikers, make your way to the Cecret Lake Trail -- the climb is challenging but offers rewarding views at the top. Hiking tends to be more of a summer activity in Alta as this is the best time to spot moose and other wildlife on the way.
The winter season is the best time to ski in Alta, generally from November to April.
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Those needing to get some work done during their trip to Alta can choose from 100 places to stay that provide WiFi. 7 places to stay include a morning meal. You can maintain your workout routine by staying at one of 43 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Alta, you'll want to pick from 101 places to stay that provide parking. We have 31 hotels and vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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