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    SKI!!!

    by aussie79 Written Oct 4, 2002

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    Scheduled Season:
    Mid November, 2000 - 22 April 2001

    Hours of Operation: 9:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    Base Elevation: 8,530 ft.

    Top Elevation: 10,550 ft.

    Vertical Drop: 2,020 ft.

    Skiable Acres: 2,200 acres

    Average Seasonal Snowfall: 500'

    Lifts: 5 double chairs

    1 detachable triple chair

    2 triple chairs

    4 surface tows

    Runs: 25% Beginner
    40% Intermediate
    35% Advanced

    Snowmaking: 50 acres

    Snowboarding: None
    Cost of Lift Tickets
    Full Day, All Lifts $35

    Half Day, All Lifts $27

    Full Day, Beginner Lifts* $25

    Half Day, Beginner Lifts* $20

    10 Ride Pass, Beginner Lifts* $37

    Single Ride, Any Lift $7

    4 Surface Tows Free
    Lift Hours
    Daily 9:15 - 4:30

    Half Day AM 9:15 - 1:00

    Half Day PM 1:00 - 4:30
    Season Passes
    Adult Season Pass $875

    Youth Season Pass (12 & Under) $250

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    Mountain Statistics

    by kzapanta Written Dec 21, 2006

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    enough wiggle room for everyone, most of the time

    Scheduled Season: November 18, 2006 - April 15, 2007
    (Reopening April 20-22, 2007)
    Hours of Operation: 9:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Base Elevation: 8,530 ft (2600 m)
    Top Elevation: 10,550 ft (3216 m)
    Vertical Drop: 2,020 ft (617 m)
    Skiable Acres: 2,200 acres (890 hectares)

    Number of Runs: 116
    Average Seasonal Snowfall: 500"
    Lifts: 2 detachable quad chairs
    1 detachable triple chair
    1 triple chair
    3 double chairs
    3 surface tows
    1 moving conveyor

    Runs: 25% Beginner
    40% Intermediate
    35% Advanced
    Snowmaking: Yes
    Snowboarding: None

    (copied from www.alta.com. copyright)

    Related to:
    • Road Trip
    • Skiing and Boarding

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    Alta Resort Lift Hours

    by kzapanta Written Dec 21, 2006

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    2006 - 2007 Season Dates: November 18, 2006 - April 15, 2007
    (Re-Open April 20-22, 2007)
    Alta Ski Area is open daily from: 9:15 am - 4:30 pm
    Cecret and Supreme lift hours: 9:15 am - 4:00 pm
    Sugarloaf lift hours: 9:15 am - 4:30 pm
    All other lift hours: 9:15 am - 4:30 pm
    Area A.M. Passes are valid from: 9:15 am - 1:00 pm
    Area P.M. Passes are valid from: 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    Transfer tow connecting the base areas: 9:15 am - 5:00 pm
    Alta Lodge tow and the Rustler Lodge lift hours: 9:15 am - 5:00 pm

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    • Family Travel
    • Skiing and Boarding
    • Road Trip

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    Trail map

    by kzapanta Written Dec 21, 2006

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    courtesy and copyright www.alta.com

    Go to alta's website to interact with thier trailmap. They even have a new feature called Virtual Tour to see specific areas of the mountain.

    Seriously, the terrain is awsome. Some of the best spots do require traversing and even bootpack or sidestepping but oh it is so worth it.

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    • Skiing and Boarding

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