Solitude Mountain Resort Snowboarding

The 8th most popular snowboarding destination in Utah.

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Southeast of Salt Lake City in Big Cottonwood Canyon, the Solitude Mountain Resort ski area has 65 runs spread over 1,200 acres that are served by 8 lifts with a maximum vertical descent of 2,047 feet. The runs have a level of difficulty ranging from 20% easy to 50% intermediate to 30% difficult. The ski area is known for plentiful snowpack with an average annual snowfall of 405 inches.

One of the best snowboarding options at Solitude, the backcountry freeriders in your crew will appreciate the open gate policy into uncontroled, off-piste terrain such as the 400 acres in Honeycomb Canyon.

Following a long day of snowboarding at Solitude Mountain, check out the apres ski action at the Thirsty Squirrel or the Silver Fork Lodge. For nightlife in Salt Lake City, try Bricks Club, Twilight cafe, or Ya Buts.

To reach the Solitude Mountain Resort snowboarding from Salt Lake City, follow US215 south to the Cottonwood Canyon exit. Head east up Big Cottonwood Canyon for 14 miles. The nearest airport is Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC).

Overall, Solitude Mountain Resort is the 8th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 12 snowboarding resorts in Utah. Several of the better snowboarding resorts are nearby Solitude Mountain Resort including Park City Mountain Resort, Snowbird, Brighton Resort and Sundance Mountain Resort.

MORE INFORMATION

Local Contact(s):  Solitude Mountain Resort Ski Area (801) 534-1400

Recommended Book:  "Utah Snowboard Guide" from Michael Fine

Best Season:  Dec. - Mar.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Luxury Loding:  Silver Fork Lodge (888) 649-9551; Powderhorn Lodge

Reference Source:  click here http://www.skisolitude.com

Article Source:   Best Solitude Mountain Resort Snowboarding Review https://www.snowboardguides.com/?id=11409

GPS:  40.619255, -111.594046

Date Published:  1/1/2016

Date Updated:  12/3/2018

ID:  11409

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