Cottonwood canyons ski Resorts //
Snowbird and Alta Ski Area are located in Little Cottonwood Canyon (SR-210). Brighton Resort and Solitude Mountain Resort are located in Big Cottonwood Canyon (SR-190). Each resort has individual visitor management policies and parking systems.
All resorts have digital signs at the mouth of the canyons to notify visitors of their parking lots status (limited, full, etc.). Please read these signs before driving up.
Snowbird offers a variety of ways to park at the resort, including the ability to park in free lots on a first-come, first-served basis, pay for reserved daily parking in advance or purchase a Preferred Parking Pass. The Snowbird App allows you to see parking lot updates, real-time chairlift wait times along with chairlift and trail status updates, and opt-in to push notifications for weather, resort info and more. Snowbird’s Twitter account, @SnowbirdAlerts, provides parking availability and mountain status updates. Click below to make a parking reservation for Snowbird.
Alta Ski Area requires weekend and holiday paid parking reservations. Visit Alta Ski Area’s parking and road information page here. Alta Ski Area has a Twitter account, @AltaAlerts, that provides parking availability and mountain status updates. Click below to make a parking reservation for Alta Ski Area.
Brighton Resort offers free first-come, first-served parking as well as a limited amount of reserved parking for $25/day to receive a guaranteed spot in the lot held until 12:00 p.m. the day of your reservation.
Solitude parking rates are tiered based on vehicle occupancy. Paid parking will be in effect daily from 12:01am to 2:00pm during the winter season.
Ski Utah provides daily snow reports for your favorite Cottonwood Canyons resorts, including the Powder Alert. Visit their website, follow @SkiUtah on social media or download the Ski Utah app so you know where to find The Greatest Snow on Earth.