Skier: Julian Carr. PHOTO: Lee Cohen
Skier: Julian Carr. PHOTO: Lee Cohen

The Snowfall Faucet in Utah Has Turned On

After a slow start to the season, Alta/Bird gets 75 inches of snow in two weeks

It’s been a tough year for Alta and Snowbird in Utah’s Little Cottonwood Canyon, but the pendulum seems to be swinging back toward the norm. With 75 inches in the last two weeks and more snow on the way, everyone has high hopes for a big March.

-Lee Cohen

Alta patrol heading up early. PHOTO: Lee Cohen

Goldminer's Daughter Cafeteria, early morning crowd that came up before they closed the road. PHOTO: Lee Cohen

Skier: Sam Cohen. Alta, Utah. PHOTO: Lee Cohen

Skier: Sam Cohen. Alta, Utah. PHOTO: Lee Cohen

Skier: Julian Carr. Snowbird, Utah. PHOTO: Lee Cohen

Skier: Sam Cohen. Alta, Utah. PHOTO: Lee Cohen

Skier: Sam Cohen. Alta, Utah. PHOTO: Lee Cohen

Skier: MIchele Manning. Alta, Utah. PHOTO: Lee Cohen

Alta, Utah. PHOTO: Lee Cohen