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26 mi 42 km of trail 8 Recommended Routes

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 1 Trail Intermediate Trails 12 Trails Hard Trails 8 Trails

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gem Favorite Brighton Lakes from Sunset Peak

Sunset Peak

(9) Alta, UT

Recommended Routes in Alta Ski Area - 8

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Favorite Sunrise on Catherine Pass.
Intermediate/Difficult

Alta-Brighton Loop

8.6 mi 13.8 km 2,297' Up 700.24 m Up 2,319' Down 706.93 m Down

Alta, UT
Favorite Sunrise from Catherine Pass.
Intermediate

Brighton Lakes to Sunset Peak

6.1 mi 9.9 km 1,837' Up 559.87 m Up 1,833' Down 558.78 m Down

Brighton, UT
Favorite In Bloom
Difficult

Devil's Castle/Sugarloaf via Cecret Lake

4.2 mi 6.8 km 1,759' Up 536.02 m Up 1,758' Down 535.75 m Down

Alta, UT
Favorite In bloom
Intermediate

Cecret Lake Interpretive Trail

1.7 mi 2.7 km 455' Up 138.78 m Up 455' Down 138.67 m Down

Alta, UT
Favorite After turning off the dirt road, you'll be greeted with an awesome view.
Very Difficult

WURL

33.5 mi 53.9 km 14,960' Up 4559.74 m Up 14,973' Down 4563.87 m Down

Cottonw…, UT
Favorite Baldy Summit
Very Difficult

Discrete Cirque Series - Alta, UT

7.1 mi 11.4 km 2,469' Up 752.57 m Up 2,495' Down 760.4 m Down

Alta, UT
Favorite Mountain scene.
Intermediate/Difficult

Prince of Wales Mine

4.4 mi 7.0 km 1,270' Up 387.1 m Up 1,271' Down 387.25 m Down

Alta, UT
Favorite Sunrise from Catherine Pass.
Difficult

Iron Cowboy Triathlon Run Course

11.0 mi 17.7 km 3,153' Up 961.11 m Up 3,151' Down 960.29 m Down

Alta, UT

Trails in Alta Ski Area - 13

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1.1 mi 1.7 km #1Devil's Castle Trail
Difficult
Alta, UT
Difficult
Alta, UT
1.6 mi 2.6 km #2Catherine's Pass
Intermediate
Alta, UT
Intermediate
Alta, UT
2.5 mi 4.0 km #3Brighton Lakes Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Alta, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
Alta, UT
0.6 mi 0.9 km #4Mt. Wolverine Trail
Difficult
Alta, UT
Difficult
Alta, UT
0.2 mi 0.4 km #5Sugarloaf Mountain East Access
Intermediate
Alta, UT
Intermediate
Alta, UT
2.2 mi 3.5 km #6Cardiff Pass Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Alta, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
Alta, UT
1.1 mi 1.8 km #7Devil's Castle Loop
Difficult
Alta, UT
Difficult
Alta, UT
3.1 mi 4.9 km #8Twin Lakes Pass Trail #027
Intermediate/Difficult
Alta, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
Alta, UT
3.2 mi 5.1 km #9Germania Pass via East Greeley
Intermediate
Alta, UT
Intermediate
Alta, UT
1.5 mi 2.4 km #10Upper Albion Meadows Trail
Intermediate
Alta, UT
Intermediate
Alta, UT
3.7 mi 6.0 km #11Peruvian Gulch Trail
Difficult
Alta, UT
Difficult
Alta, UT
2.7 mi 4.3 km #12Collins Gulch Road
Difficult
Alta, UT
Difficult
Alta, UT
2.9 mi 4.6 km #13Albion Basin Summer Road
Intermediate
Alta, UT
Intermediate
Alta, UT

Photos of Alta Ski Area - 43

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Looking down Peruvian Gulch.
Jun 20, 2020 near Alta, UT
Sunrise on Catherine Pass.
Oct 15, 2015 near Alta, UT
Sunrise from Catherine Pass.
Oct 15, 2015 near Alta, UT
In bloom
Aug 11, 2018 near Alta, UT
In Bloom
Aug 11, 2018 near Alta, UT
Peruvian Gulch, from the top.
Jul 9, 2018 near Alta, UT
The course includes running through the tunnel from Mineral Basin.
Jul 6, 2015 near Alta, UT
Top of Baldy
Jul 6, 2015 near Alta, UT