91 adventures

Pioneer Main Chute

2,855 - 3,152 m | 1,901 m
A steep, Challenging chute that requires navigating cliffs and trees - for experts only.
Extreme
Private

Pioneer Green Slope

2,941 - 3,104 m | 373 m
A mellow, low-angle runoff the backside of Pioneer Ridge
Difficult
Private

Sunset Peak

3,041 - 3,218 m | 320 m
North facing lines down to Catherine Lake.
Difficult
Private

Tri Chutes

2,785 - 3,459 m | 1,389 m
The Tri-Chutes are a Wasatch classic with some of the longest open lines in the range.
Difficult
Private

Dry Fork

3,133 - 3,223 m | 367 m
Short steep laps
Difficult
Private

Rocky Point

3,058 - 3,187 m | 354 m
Short bowl skiing littered with cliffs
Difficult
Private

Twin Peaks - NW Couloir

1,583 - 3,442 m | 6,372 m
One of the nicest couloirs off of one of the biggest and most iconic Wasatch peaks.
Difficult
Private

The Sliver

1,978 - 3,338 m | 4,629 m
One of the long classic lines hidden deep in the Wasatch.
Difficult
Private

Memorial Couloirs Approach

1,703 - 2,219 m | 2,085 m
Gain access to the classic Memorial Couloirs by climbing up Neffs Canyon and branching off into the N Fork of the canyon.
Severe
Private

Memorial #1

2,199 - 2,714 m | 856 m
Memorial #1 is a very long and clean chute that runs off the ridge of the S summit of Mount Olympus.
Difficult
Private

Zeus Chute

1,769 - 2,463 m | 1,371 m
Zeus is the king line off the steep and rugged NW face of the iconic Mount Olympus
Extreme
Private

Stairs Gulch

1,757 - 3,218 m | 3,094 m
Stairs Gulch is 4,000 feet long, serious with a combination of a steep, technical chute and a flat, more mellow finish.
Difficult
Private

Firing Squad Approach

1,906 - 3,365 m | 5,752 m
To access the Firing Squad follow this route up Mill B South Fork past the lakes and onto the summit.
Difficult
Private

Whipple Approach

1,814 - 2,948 m | 4,278 m
To access the Whipple Couloir you head up Neff's Canyon and branch up Thomas Fork until you hit the upper ridge
Moderate
Private

Twin Peaks - Southwest Face

2,631 - 3,433 m | 1,934 m
Twin Peaks is one of the tallest and most iconic peaks in the Wasatch Range with several great steep skiing possibilities from it's summit. One of those is the SW Face that is skiable from the western summit.
Difficult
Private

Medusa's Face

2,180 - 2,529 m | 461 m
Medusa's Face is the most gawked over and coveted, but rarely skied lines in the Wasatch Mountains.
Extreme
Private

Major Tom

1,818 - 2,869 m | 2,982 m
Major Tom is a steep and sporty couloir in a remote corner of the Wasatch that can have a few rappels to navigate!
Extreme
Private

White Baldy Northeast Ramp

2,997 - 3,420 m | 1,427 m
If you're in the area, you'll find yourself staring at this fun hanging ramp and wondering if it's skiable......it is!
Extreme
Private

Memorial #3

2,219 - 2,707 m | 692 m
Memorial #3 is one of the classic steep lines on the backside of Mount Olympus with large dramatic rock lined walls.
Difficult
Private

Memorial #5

2,235 - 2,681 m | 640 m
This is the steepest and longest of the Memorials with excellent pitch and beautiful rock lined walls.
Severe
Private

Firing Squad

2,901 - 3,371 m | 957 m
If you're running out of steep lines in the Wasatch to scare yourself on then the Firing Squad on Dromedary Peak is a must do!
Extreme
Private

Dresden Face

2,877 - 3,371 m | 658 m
The Dresden is one of the longest and most continually steep faces in the Wasatch.
Severe
Private

Icefall Approach

2,913 - 3,385 m | 1,289 m
This is the most direct and safest way to access the top of Icefall run on Red Baldy
Difficult
Private

Tolcat Canyon

1,503 - 2,673 m | 4,300 m
Tolcat Canyon is the large and prominent chute that splits the N and S summits of Mount Olympus.
Difficult
Private

Waldo Chute

1,965 - 2,654 m | 2,019 m
Waldo is a fun little well defined E facing couloir that's tricky to find, but worth the effort.
Difficult
Private

Twin Peaks Approach

1,893 - 3,439 m | 5,723 m
The approach to Twin Peaks heads up Broads Fork to gain this iconic peak and it's many great ski lines.
Difficult
Private

Memorial #4

2,073 - 2,703 m | 1,042 m
Memorial #4 is one of the classic steep lines on the backside of Mount Olympus.
Severe
Private

Memorial #2

2,205 - 2,660 m | 825 m
Memorial #2 is the main chute on the NE side of the saddle between Mount Olympus north and south summits.
Difficult
Private

Pfeifferhorn NE Couloir

3,122 - 3,437 m | 482 m
For those who have braved the NW couloir and are looking for something steeper and more exposed, this is the next level in steep skiing.
Extreme
Private

Little Pine

2,334 - 3,290 m | 1,574 m
Little Pine is the king of S facing lines in Little Cottonwood Canyon.
Difficult
Private

Atheys Run

2,322 - 3,242 m | 2,757 m
This is a classic shot that lies deep in the heart of the Wasatch and was made famous by the Wizard of the Wasatch himself, Bob Athey.
Difficult
Private

Lake Peak Chute

2,314 - 3,253 m | 4,659 m
Lake Peak Chute is a fun little gem deep in the Wasatch.
Severe
Private

Plinko

2,995 - 3,440 m | 1,198 m
Plinko is the steep and complicated connection of chutes and ramps on the N face of the Pfeifferhorn that requires several rappels.
Extreme
Private

Twin Peaks - E Face

2,859 - 3,440 m | 982 m
This is a short but very steep line off of one of the tallest and most iconic Wasatch peaks.
Extreme
Private

Unknown Couloir

2,885 - 3,225 m | 613 m
A rocky entrance to very steep couloir that opens up to a nice apron and bowl.
Severe
Private

Pfeifferhorn NW Couloir

2,654 - 3,442 m | 2,402 m
The classic ski mountaineering line off the iconic Pfeifferhorn Peak
Extreme
Private

Tanners Gulch

2,189 - 3,282 m | 2,378 m
A tight chute into a wide bowl that turns into some nice tree skiing
Severe
Private

Lisa Falls

1,986 - 3,442 m | 2,797 m
One of the longest lines in the Wasatch, this is a classic steep skiing adventure with a little bit of everything.
Severe
Private

Major Tom Approach

2,552 - 2,884 m | 998 m
The approach to Major Tom starts at the Neff's Canyon trailhead and follows the canyon up until it branches into Thomas Fork and then reaches the ridge line.
Difficult
Private

Spindrift Couloir

1,978 - 2,891 m | 1,035 m
The Spindrift Couloir runs off of Storm Mountain and is one of the longest, steepest, and tightest lines in the Wasatch Mountains. It averages around 45 degrees and involves 2-4 rappels depending on conditions.
Extreme
Private

Bonkers

2,501 - 3,214 m | 1,602 m
If you're looking for great long powder runs, this is one of the finest around!
Difficult
Private

Pfeifferhorn SE Ridge

2,706 - 3,357 m | 2,487 m
The SE ridge is a great ski run and the only way off the Pfeifferhorn without rappelling.
Difficult
Private

Y-Not Couloir

1,934 - 2,743 m | 1,146 m
The Y-Not Couloir is a steeper, spicier little brother to the Y Couloir. It's a bit shorter and involves a short rappel.
Severe
Private

White Pine

2,290 - 3,273 m | 1,650 m
A popular back country ski line right next to Little Pine
Difficult
Private

Whipple Couloir

2,349 - 2,921 m | 1,068 m
This hidden gem is a little tricky to find, but worth the effort due to it's dramatic setting and good skiing.
Difficult
Private

Heart of Darkness Approach

2,288 - 3,327 m | 5,318 m
The approach to Heart of Darkness follows the summer trail in Mill B south then heads into the upper W branch.
Moderate
Private

Apollo Couloir

1,734 - 2,539 m | 1,395 m
The Apollo Couloir is the shorter, mellower sister chute to the Zeus Couloir on the magnificent northwest face of Mount Olympus.
Difficult
Private

Pfeifferhorn Approach

2,374 - 3,434 m | 5,685 m
This is the approach up Red Pine drainage to access the many great lines off the Pfeifferhorn.
Difficult
Private

Yonkers

2,578 - 3,036 m | 699 m
Yonkers is the spicy little neighbor to the north of Bonkers. It's not as long, but it's steeper and not skied as often.
Difficult
Private

Icefall

2,792 - 3,387 m | 3,826 m
Probably one of the best kept secrets in the Wasatch! Icefall is almost 2,000 feet long with a wide open headwall, tight chute and fun gully finish.
Difficult
Private

Mount Raymond Approach

2,176 - 3,106 m | 4,653 m
This it the easiest approach to Mount Raymond from Big Cottonwood Canyon.
Difficult
Private

Reynolds Peak East Face

2,244 - 2,858 m | 4,200 m
The East Face of Reynonlds Peak is a classic intermediate run in Big Cottonwood.
Difficult
Private

Virginia Slims

2,511 - 2,984 m | 871 m
Virginia Slims is the fun dogleg chute next to the more popular Old Growth chute in the lower reaches of Cardiff Fork.
Difficult
Private

Old Growth/Benson & Hedges

2,620 - 2,985 m | 580 m
Old Growth chute is a mini classic that provides great rock wall lined ambience and easy access.
Difficult
Private

Toledo Chute

2,882 - 3,161 m | 527 m
Toledo Chute is a great roadside attraction that's quick and easy to access.
Difficult
Private

Cabin Run Approach

1,888 - 3,109 m | 5,083 m
This is the approach up Porter Fork to the summit of Gobblers Knob which allows access to Cabin Run.
Moderate
Private

Maxfield Approach

2,120 - 2,996 m | 3,203 m
The approach to Maxfield takes you through some fun and unique terrain on the way to a great classic Wasatch powder run.
Difficult
Private

Maxfield Basin

2,192 - 3,017 m | 2,139 m
Maxfield Basin is the fun steep terrain that runs off of the shoulder of Mount Raymond into the lower gully of Mill A.
Difficult
Private

The Lightning Bolt

3,091 - 3,291 m | 282 m
The Lightning Bolt is the boldest and most intriguing line off the infamous Cardiac Ridge.
Extreme
Private

Rampage

0 - 3,187 m | 624 m
Rampage is a fun hanging ramp high off the Little Cottonwood Ridge.
Severe
Private

Mount Raymond

2,375 - 3,106 m | 2,443 m
This is the prominent face on the N side of the road as you are driving down Big Cottonwood Canyon.
Difficult
Private

Argenta - W Couloir

2,044 - 3,155 m | 3,549 m
A big fun run off of Kessler Peak with some great chute and trees skiing involved.
Difficult
Private

Scotty's Bowl

2,324 - 3,065 m | 1,783 m
Scotty's is a classic north facing roadside attraction in upper Little Cottonwood Canyon.
Difficult
Private

God's Lawnmower

2,146 - 3,092 m | 1,999 m
This is the huge avalanche path that's visible from the road on the N slope of Kessler Peak.
Difficult
Private

Wyatt Couloir

2,655 - 3,276 m | 2,043 m
The Wyatt Couloir is the very short and narrow line in the middle of the legendary Cardiac Ridge.
Extreme
Private

Kessler Approach

2,603 - 3,124 m | 1,032 m
This is the easiest and most direct way to skin to the top of Kessler Peak and enjoy one of it's many great runs.
Difficult
Private

Argenta Slide Path

2,132 - 3,154 m | 2,257 m
Argenta is a Wasatch classic offering fun tree skiing down a huge avalanche path.
Difficult
Private

Cabin Run

2,343 - 3,104 m | 1,845 m
Cabin Run is the large powder slope that runs off of Gobblers Knob one of the largest and most prominent peaks on the Big Cottonwood/Millcreek divide.
Moderate
Private

The Diving Board

0 - 3,362 m | 1,341 m
The diving board is a very steep and exposed run that keeps the mind from wandering while you're high in the central Wasatch.
Extreme
Private

Doomsday Ramp

2,535 - 3,288 m | 1,880 m
The Doomsday Ramp is the short but steep angling ramp at the head of Mineral Fork, known at the "Room of Doom".
Extreme
Private

Monte Cristo Direct

2,412 - 3,384 m | 1,756 m
One of the longer classic lines in upper Little Cottonwood Canyon with a rappel thrown in to spice things up.
Difficult
Private

Birthday Chutes

2,983 - 3,325 m | 935 m
Long and consistent wide chutes
Difficult
Private

Mount Superior South Face

2,556 - 3,359 m | 1,433 m
Mount Superior is one of the most classic lines in the range. The S Face is nearly 3,000 feet long and starts in the mid 40 degree range.
Difficult
Private

Heart of Darkness

3,149 - 3,309 m | 243 m
The Heart of Darkness is a fun short ski mountaineering objective that lies in the heart of the Wasatch.
Severe
Private

Dark Ebony

2,325 - 3,155 m | 2,958 m
Dark Ebony is a nice long tree lined gully with perfect pitch that comes off the E ridge of Mineral Fork.
Difficult
Private

Georges

2,509 - 3,052 m | 1,549 m
Georges is the classic powder bowl lower down in Cardiff Fork.
Difficult
Private

Argenta - E Couloir

2,444 - 3,155 m | 1,213 m
This the the prominent chute off Kessler Peak.
Difficult
Private

Birthday Chutes

2,659 - 3,316 m | 1,579 m
The Birthday Chutes are some of the most classic sidecountry lines in the Wasatch. Snowbird doesn't open the gates to ski these all that often so touring up to them is a great option.
Difficult
Private

Grizzly Gulch

2,808 - 2,935 m | 686 m
The most popular backcountry ski area in the state
Moderate
Private

Pinball Alley

2,984 - 3,192 m | 284 m
Pinball Alley is a classic line on one of the most iconic mountains in Utah, Mount Superior.
Difficult
Private

Mount Superior Approach

2,636 - 3,360 m | 3,074 m
This is the easiest and safest approach to Mount Superior via Cardiff Pass and the Eastern Ridge.
Difficult
Private

Lone Peak - NE Couloir

2,964 - 3,416 m | 880 m
One of the greatest lines in the Wasatch, the NE Couloir off of Lone Peak is long and steep with beautiful rock lined walls in a remote setting.
Extreme
Private

Y Couloir

1,956 - 2,947 m | 1,654 m
Probably the longest, most consistent rock-lined chute in the Wasatch if you're into that sort of thing.
Severe
Private

Suicide Chute

2,744 - 3,033 m | 441 m
Suicide Chute is one of the most popular classics on one of the most iconic peaks in the Wasatch, Mount Superior.
Severe
Private

Montgomery Chute

2,794 - 3,339 m | 1,271 m
A steep and spicy chute that's a must if you've skied the other lines off of Thunder Ridge.
Extreme
Private

Lone Peak Approach

1,716 - 3,423 m | 5,412 m
This is how to approach Lone Peak from the S via the town of Alpine.
Difficult
Private

Thunder Ridge Approach

2,778 - 3,160 m | 1,628 m
Thunder Ridge is not easy to get to, but it holds some of the greatest lines in the Wasatch. This is how to get there.
Difficult
Private

Coalpit Headwall

1,877 - 3,349 m | 3,108 m
Coalpit is one of longest and most coveted runs in the Central Wasatch.
Severe
Private

Boston Strangler

2,746 - 3,011 m | 355 m
The Boston Strangler is a short and spicy chute that rarely gets skied and can be fun if you're in the area!
Severe
Private

Scotty's Approach

2,611 - 3,055 m | 1,488 m
This is the safest way to approach the classic north facing powder run, called Scotty's Bowl.
Difficult
Private

Hypodermic Needle

2,690 - 3,364 m | 1,053 m
The Needle is about as steep and long as it gets, making it one of the most coveted and primo lines in the Wasatch.
Extreme
Private