Girl skiing at Snowbasin Mountain Resort in Ogden, Utah.

Snowbasin Mountain Resort

Top rated by Ski Magazine for Service, On-Mountain Food, Lifts, and Grooming, is located less than 35 miles North of Salt Lake.

Home to the 2002 Winter Olympics Downhill, Snowbasin Resort has 3,000 skiable acres and 3,000 vertical feet and is best known for wide-open bowls, gladed and manicured runs, powder stashes days after a storm, four terrain parks, and excellent service.

Two men snowboarding at Snowbasin Ski Resort in Utah.
Friends lounging at Needles Lodge at the peak of Snowbasin Ski Resort in Utah.
Twi skiers enjoying the snowy mountain runs at Snowbasin Resort.

Winter Activities

From 3,000 skiable acres, terrain parks, to apres music, Snowbasin Resort offers many family-friendly activities year-round.

Needles lodge at Snowbasin Ski Resort in Utah.


Located just outside of Ogden, Snowbasin is a 40-minute drive north of downtown Salt Lake City and the Salt Lake International Airport, and 50 minutes from Park City.

Moose statue with fresh snow on it at Snowbasin Mountain Resort.


Snowbasin Resort officially opened in 1940 as Ogden’s Winter Playground when two rope tows were installed to pull skiers up Becker Hill. Home to past events such as the NCAA National Ski Championships, 2001 Disabled World Cup, and the Utah Winter Games, Snowbasin was also the venue for the Men’s and Women’s 2002 Olympic Winter Games Downhill, Super G, Combined and Paralympic events. Snowbasin Resort is part of Grand America Hotels & Resorts. Sister properties include the Grand America, Little America Hotels, Westgate Hotel, and Sun Valley Resort.


Winter: MONDAY – SUNDAY 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Summer: SATURDAY & SUNDAY 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Winter: Late-November to Mid-April
Summer: Mid-June to Late-September

300 inches (762 centimeters)

2,830 acres (1145 hectares)

6,450 feet (1,966 meters)

Top of Mt. Allen Tram: 9,366 feet (2,855 meters)

2,915 feet (889 meters)

106 total trails

11 total lifts