Snowbird Ski Resort

You start winding up Little Cottonwood Canyon, driving past world-famous granite cliffs and watching the greatest snow on earth pile up on the sides of the canyon road. You park your car next to another crew anxious to start carving their way through peaks and woods. And then you spend the next six to seven hours gliding through powder, flying through cold mountain air and sitting patio-side with a bucket of fries. Welcome to winter at Snowbird. Read more...


Resort Information

  • Runs

    10 lifts, 1 tram, 1 terrain park, 169 runs

    Our Favorite Snowbird Runs

    Middle Emma (Green-Easy)
    West 2nd South (Green-Easy)
    Goblin Gully (Blue-Intermediate)
    Regulator Gully (Blue-Intermediate)
    Bananas (Blue-Intermediate)
    Fields of Glory (Black Diamond-Technical)
    Great Scott (Black Diamond-Technical)
    Organ Grinder (Black Diamond-Technical)
    Thunder Bowl (Double Black Diamond-Technical)

  • Food & Lodging


    There are 17 restaurants on the mountain where you can get everything from burgers and beer to fancy dinners. How's that for options?


    882 rooms
    The Cliff Lodge
    Lodge at Snowbird
    The Inn
    Iron Blosam

  • Rentals

    Try the latest and greatest selection of skis and snowboards at Snowbird rental shops.

Snowbird Overview

With its world-renowned Mountain School and family emphasis, Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort is the ultimate destination for nonstop fun.

Snowbird offers a 125-passenger Aerial Tram that zooms from an elevation of 8,100 feet to 11,000 feet in about 8 minutes, taking skiers to Hidden Peak and the infamous 2.5 mile Chip's Run. Along the way, skiers are transported into a fanciful world of spectacular scenery, amazing powder and superb customer service.

As a full-service resort, Snowbird focuses on both recreation and relaxation. Luxurious suites, outdoor heated pools, spa services, and ski-in/out lodging characterize just a few of Snowbird's amenities. A number of diverse restaurants, festivals, and retail opportunities give guests a full mountain community experience. Exciting mountain biking and hiking trails are among the popular summer activities available at Snowbird.

Snowbird is just 29 miles from Salt Lake International Airport.

At a Glance

• 27% Beg, 38% Int, 35% Adv
• 2,500 Skiable Acres
• 169 Runs
• 500" Average Annual Snowfall
• Little Cottonwood Canyon, 29 miles from Salt Lake International Airport

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38F 17F Average Temperature
1.5" Avg. Precipitation (inches)
17.1" Avg. Snowfall (inches)