It Was Illegal For Women & Children To Ski At Alta Ski Area, UT In 1939

Chris Wallner | | Industry NewsIndustry News
Skiing in swimsuits at Alta Ski Area, UT. Image: Utah State Historical Society

Alta Ski Area, UT posted a photo of a news excerpt from 1939. It really shows how times have changed, as Women & Children were breaking the law by skiing at the resort. The law was put in place to protect them from the dangers of avalanches in Little Cottonwood Canyon.

The News Excerpt. Image: Alta Ski Area Facebook Page

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