Alta, UT Conditions Report: Bluebird Powder Day w/ Lots of Terrain Openings

Miles Clark | | Conditions ReportConditions Report
Backside. image: snowbrains

Report from January 8th, 2019

Alta Ski Area, UT saw 26″ of snow from the last snowstorm.

Yesterday, it went blue.

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Lots of terrain at Alta hadn’t been open since the start of the 26″ storm.

The Backside. image: snowbrains

I followed some locals around and we were rewarded for waiting for the backside to open around 10:30 am.

We climbed up High Eddies and were rewarded with fun powder turns.

The snow was a bit upside down and you could feel it when you sank in, but it was still great powder skiing.

I stopped skiing at noon and hit the road to Squaw Valley, CA for the next storm that just dropped 6″ there…

East Baldy. image: snowbrains


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Mt. Superior and Alta. image: snowbrains
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Mt. Baldy. image: snowbrains
Main Chute looking good…. image: snowbrains

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