Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort, opened in 1971, is situated right within the Wasatch-Cache National Forest of Utah’s Little Cottonwood Canyon. Well-known as a top ski destination, Snowbird Resort boasts an abundance of snow, extensive skiing terrain, world-class facilities, great hospitality and the state’s longest season (November to May). Utah’s Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort is a vacation you have to experience at least once in your lifetime, but you’ll definitely want to return.
Receiving around 500 inches of snow each year, Snowbird Ski Resort guarantees stunning ski conditions on its 89 runs. The well-maintained runs of Snowbird network across 2 500 acres of ski area with a vertical of 3 240 feet. Snowbird is the ideal ski and snowboard destination for those who are starting out and those who have been gliding down slopes for several years. The diverse terrain is categorized as follows: 27% beginner, 38% intermediate and 35% advanced, the longest run measuring 2,5 miles in length. Whizzing skiers up the glistening mountainside are 12 ski lifts and an aerial tram. Before you know it, you are in this winter wonderland preparing for an exciting run. Challenge yourself at the Snowbird Terrain Park and Superpipe. Those who want to learn or who want to improve their abilities can book a spot on one of Snowbird Mountain School’s programs. The excitement never ends at Snowbird Ski Resort.
Skiing and snowboarding isn’t all that is on offer at Snowbird. Make your way to the Activity Center and discover a whole variety of winter adventure with snowshoe tours, back-country tours, tram rides, snowcat skiing, snowmobile tours, tennis, a fitness center, tubing, ice skating, movie viewing, and so much more. Cliff Spa at snowbird offers you the opportunity to relax or work out with massages, yoga, aerobics classes, a salon and a hot tub. Snowbird Ski Resort is the ultimate winter destination.
A few hours of physical exertion on the slopes is certain to build up a hunger. When your belly begins to grumble, head for one of Snowbird’s restaurants including The Aerie, The Lodge Bistro, The Steak Pit, Baked & Brewed, The Wildflower, The Birdfeeder and Superior Snacks, amongst others. Snowbird Ski Resort also caters for all your accommodation needs with four lodges – Lodge at Snowbird, The Inn at Snowbird, Iron Blosam Lodge and Cliff Lodge & Spa.
Summertime means even more adventure at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort with the alpine slide, ZipRider, bungy, climbing wall, ATV Tours, mechanical bull, tram rides, hiking, fly fishing, mountain biking and much, much more.
Whether you can make it there this winter or only in summer, make Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort your next vacation destination of choice.