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Solitude Ski Resort

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The Ski Resort

Solitude Mountain Resort is located amongst the Wasatch Mountains in Utah. Although it is a famous award winning ski resort it is uncrowded and allows you to savor the beauty of nature. Solitude  got its name for a reason: The feeling you´ll most likely get is best described as solitude.  Typically the winter season lasts from mid November to early April.

Solitude consists of three bowls adding up to 486 hectares of skiable terrain with a variety of trails. There are plenty of trails for all ability levels. Combined with consistently good weather you might spend a winter holiday of a lifetime at Solitude. Book one of the great ski in/ ski out lodges that will give you a warm and cozy home during your stay and let the fun begin right in front of your back door. The Snowsports Academy is amongst the best in the Wasatch Range. It offers lessons for both children and adults. It´s major aim is to provide as much fun as possible. Classes are available in all classic disciplines: alpine skiing, snowboarding, Nordic skiing and telemarking. Go take some lessons and become a confident skier or rider!

Nordic skiers have access to 20km of groomed and tracked trails. They are set for both classic and skating styles. Glide along Silver Lake and discover the secrets of Wasatch forest.

Furthermore, Solitude has a "family friendly" terrain park. Its elements are designed to provide fun for everyone not matter if young, old, novice or advanced. However, Solitude also has a lot to offer for expert skiers and riders. Explore Solitude´s backcountry attended by Solitude´s professional ski patrol guides. Honeycomb lift makes Honeycomb Valley one of the most accessible freeride terrain. Get a fantastic backcountry experience inbounds!


Interesting facts

  • Solitude is among the 3 best rated Ski Resorts in Utah.
  • It is among the 3 most family-friendly ski Resorts in Utah.
  • Elevated between 8005 ft and 10036 ft, the Ski Resort is among the 5 highest elevated Ski Resorts in Utah. The vertical drop from summit to base is 2031 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in the USA is 1227 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
  • During the season the average snow depth at Solitude is 83 ". Snow coverage is usually best during May, offering an average base depth of 124 ".
  • Solitude features 56 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in the USA is 53 sunny days. December is the sunniest month with an average of 18 sunny days.

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last update on Jan 25, 2023
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Solitude Mountain Resort
12000 Big Cottonwood Canyon
UT 84121
Phone+1 801 534 1400


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Mountain Stats

Elevation8005 ft - 10036 ft
SeasonNovember - May
Opening DayNov 11, 2022
Closing DayMay 1, 2023
Capacity 16400 Persons/Hr.
Hours9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Total 8

Skiable Terrain

1199 acres
Green Circle
Blue Squared
Black Diamond
Double Diamond
Overall Slope Area 1199 acres
Number of Slopes 82

Weather (10036 ft)

Open Lifts & Trails


1 day adult $159
1 day child $73
All rates & fees