Alta - rated #1 overall ski resort in Utah
Alta - rated #1 overall ski resort in Utah
Alta - one of the top rated Utah ski resorts for powder hounds
Alta - one of the top rated Utah ski resorts for powder hounds
Solitude - one of the best overall ski resorts in Utah
Solitude - one of the best overall ski resorts in Utah
Park City has terrain to suit everyone
Park City has terrain to suit everyone
Solitude - rated #2 best ski resort in Utah for powder hounds
Solitude - rated #2 best ski resort in Utah for powder hounds
Solitude is also rated #3 best overall ski resort in Utah
Solitude is also rated #3 best overall ski resort in Utah
Powder Mountain: rated # 1 best ski resort in Utah for powder hounds
Powder Mountain: rated # 1 best ski resort in Utah for powder hounds
Powder Mountain has a small base but huge terrain area
Powder Mountain has a small base but huge terrain area
Canyons rates well for its overall variety of terrain & lift infrastructure
Canyons rates well for its overall variety of terrain & lift infrastructure
Canyons also rates for various other factors
Canyons also rates for various other factors
Snowbird rates very well for its powder snow
Snowbird rates very well for its powder snow
Snowbird also rates well for its steeps and off-piste terrain
Snowbird also rates well for its steeps and off-piste terrain
Deer Valley rates highly for intermediate terrain & lifts
Deer Valley rates highly for intermediate terrain & lifts
Deer Valley: best groomed runs around & ski-in/out accommodation
Deer Valley: best groomed runs around & ski-in/out accommodation
Brighton rates well for its snow quality and off-piste terrain
Brighton rates well for its snow quality and off-piste terrain
Brighton is great for families & is a snowboard mecca
Brighton is great for families & is a snowboard mecca
Snowbasin rates well for its advanced terrain & daytime dining
Snowbasin rates well for its advanced terrain & daytime dining
Park City has varied and vibrant nightlife
Park City has varied and vibrant nightlife
Sundance rates well for its snow quality and lack of crowds
Sundance rates well for its snow quality and lack of crowds
Brian Head rates well for family friendliness and value for money
Brian Head rates well for family friendliness and value for money

Best Ski Resorts

Powderhounds Awards: Best Ski Resorts in Utah Where is the best Utah skiing? Here are the Powderhounds.com awards for the best Utah ski resorts, many of which are located near Salt Lake City. 

Top Utah Ski Resorts for Powder Hounds
Based on advanced/expert terrain + snow quality & quantity + likelihood of finding freshies
 Powder Mountain: Best resort in Utah for Powdehounds  Solitude: Second Best Resort in Utah for Powderhounds  Alta: Third Best Resort in Utah for Powdehounds
Other top powder resorts are Sundance, Snowbasin & Brian Head

Best Overall Utah Ski Resorts
Based on all factors including infrastructure, terrain, snow & cost
 Alta: Best Overall Resort in Utah  The Canyons: Second Best Overall Resort in Utah  Solitude: Third Best Overall Resort in Utah
 
Other top overall Utah ski resorts are SnowbasinSnowbird and Brighton Resort.

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Also see our Powderhounds USA ski resorts ratings to see how we rate Utah ski resorts on various factors including the terrain, powder, apres and family-friendliness.

Best Utah Ski Resorts - Readers' Reviews

These awards for the "best ski resorts in Utah" are based on the public reviews on Powderhounds.com. Come and have your say on the top Utah ski resorts by reviewing and rating a ski area. Navigate to the Utah ski resort you want to review and click on the "add review" link in the left-hand-column. Put your vote in!

NB only Utah ski resorts with a minimum of 4 reviews were considered in the awards. Where there are equal scores, the resort with more reviews is selected as the best.
1 The top overall Utah ski resort is based on an average of the other above factors.
2 The best Utah powder skiing is the average of the scores for snow, uncrowded and off-piste.