Northside Parking Program, 23-24 Ski Season

October 19, 2023

Northside Winter Parking Program 2023-2024

The Town of Alta and Alta Ski Area are preparing to operate the Northside Winter Parking Program during the 23-24 ski season. The program will operate similarly to previous winters.

Please visit our new Parking Page for more information. We will continue to post updates as they become available.

The Town hosted a virtual open house for parking program users on October 17th. Click here to listen to an audio recording of the meeting.

A limited supply of sandbags are available for Alta residents and property owners in the northeast corner of the Wildcat Parking Lot. Salt Lake County has a much larger large stockpile of filled sandbags at the Public Works Sandbag Shed at 604 West 6960 South in Midvale. Salt Lake County provides 25 sandbags per vehicle, per day at this location. For more questions about sandbags, contact Chris Cawley at

If your property is experiencing or is about to experience significant flooding or inundation, please take sandbags and or call Alta Central at 801-742-3522.

Visit Salt Lake County’s Runoff Ready website for lots of information about regional preparedness for spring runoff.

Major Winter Storm and Potential Extended Road Closure/Interlodge Travel Restrictions

April 2, 2023

The National Weather Service is calling for a major winter storm to impact Alta between the evening of Sunday, April 2, and Wednesday, April 5, with storm totals of up to 60” of snow and strong winds. Click here for the forecast. SR 210 will close at 10 PM on April 2, Interlodge will go into effect at 11 PM, and there is no estimated time of opening as of 8 PM. This storm has the potential to result in extended INTERLODGE and ROAD CLOSURES with limited ability to get people in and out of Little Cottonwood Canyon beginning with tonight’s close and continuing until Wednesday, April 5th.

Please click here to read the full statement by the Alta Marshals Office.

UTA Ski Bus Service Changes and the Alta Town and Resort Shuttle

December 4, 2022

The UTA Ski Bus will only stop at the Goldminer’s Daughter/Wildcat Parking Lot during the 2022/2023 ski season. Local partners are contributing funds to operate an around-town shuttle service that will bring skiers from the Goldminer’s Daughter bus stop up-canyon to the lodges and to the Albion base area. Please click here to read a Town of Alta Newsletter update on changes to the UTA Ski Bus Service for the 2022-2023 ski season.