Snowbasin Resort Snowboarding
The 4th most popular snowboarding destination in Utah.
Saturday 16 December 2017 03:10 GMT
North of Salt Lake City and east of Ogden, the Snowbasin Resort ski area has 55 runs spread over 3,000 acres that are served by 7 lifts with a maximum vertical descent of 2,472 feet. If you looking for some untracked gladed steeps, you really want to check out Allen Peak. Looking for challenge? Try traversing left off Allens Peak Face to No Name for 1,500 feet of vertical.
For apres ski, head to Roosters or Slackwater Pub in Ogden, or head over to the Shooting Star Saloon in Huntsville.
For nightlife, you will have to head all the way back to Salt Lake City and try Bricks Club, Twilight cafe, or Ya Buts.
With the new access road up to Snowbasin, it is located only 40 miles from Salt Lake City International Airport. To reach the snowboarding at Snowbasin from Salt Lake City International Airport, head north on US15 to US84 east. Follow US84 east to Mt. Green/Huntsville (#92) and follow the signs to SR167.
Overall, Snowbasin Resort is the 4th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 12 snowboarding resorts in Utah. Several of the better snowboarding resorts are nearby Snowbasin Resort including Powder Mountain and Wolf Mountain Resort.