85 adventures

Rocky Point

Alta & Snowbird
354 m1 m129 m34°N
Short bowl skiing littered with cliffs
Difficult
Private

Dry Fork

Salt Lake City
367 m5 m90 m29°E
Short steep laps
Difficult
Private

Birthday Chutes

Salt Lake City
1,579 m0 m657 m39°N
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

Unknown Couloir

Wasatch Backcountry
613 m0 m340 m45°
A rocky entrance to very steep couloir that opens up to a nice apron and bowl.
Severe
Private

Twin Peaks - NW Couloir

Wasatch Backcountry
6,372 m50 m1,908 m46°NW
One of the nicest couloirs off of one of the biggest and most iconic Wasatch peaks.
Difficult
Private

White Pine

Salt Lake City
1,650 m0 m983 m42°
A popular back country ski line right next to Little Pine
Difficult
Private

Zeus Chute

Salt Lake City
1,371 m0 m693 m49°NE
Zeus is the king line off the steep and rugged NW face of the iconic Mount Olympus
Extreme
Private

Icefall

Wasatch Backcountry
3,826 m462 m1,047 m44°S
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

Major Tom

Salt Lake City
2,982 m2 m1,053 m53°S
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

Whipple Couloir

Wasatch Backcountry
1,068 m2 m573 m50°S
This hidden gem is a little tricky to find, but worth the effort due to it's dramatic setting and good skiing.
Difficult
Private

Icefall Approach

Wasatch Backcountry
1,289 m480 m11 m41°S
This is the most direct and safest way to access the top of Icefall run on Red Baldy
Difficult
Private

Lisa Falls

Salt Lake City
2,796 m1 m1,457 m52°S
One of the longest lines in the Wasatch, this is a classic steep skiing adventure with a little bit of everything.
Severe
Private

Tanners Gulch

Wasatch Backcountry
2,378 m0 m1,092 m48°
A tight chute into a wide bowl that turns into some nice tree skiing
Severe
Private

Y Couloir

Wasatch Backcountry
1,654 m21 m993 m45°N
Probably the longest, most consistent rock-lined chute in the Wasatch if you're into that sort of thing.
Severe
Private

Memorial #1

Salt Lake City
856 m0 m514 m56°NE
Memorial #1 is a very long and clean chute that runs off the ridge of the S summit of Mount Olympus.
Difficult
Private

Coalpit Headwall

Salt Lake City
3,108 m5 m1,472 m44°N
Coalpit is one of longest and most coveted runs in the Central Wasatch.
Severe
Private

Lake Peak Chute

Wasatch Backcountry
4,659 m53 m972 m44°E
Lake Peak Chute is a fun little gem deep in the Wasatch.
Severe
Private

Hypodermic Needle

Salt Lake City
1,053 m0 m673 m45°E
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

Twin Peaks - Southwest Face

Wasatch Backcountry
1,933 m12 m813 m41°SW
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

Stairs Gulch

Salt Lake City
3,094 m1 m1,462 m45°N
Stairs Gulch is 4,000 feet long, serious with a combination of a steep, technical chute and a flat, more mellow finish.
Difficult
Private

Twin Peaks Approach

Wasatch Backcountry
5,723 m1,600 m54 m48°N
The approach to Twin Peaks heads up Broads Fork to gain this iconic peak and it's many great ski lines.
Difficult
Private

Memorial #2

Salt Lake City
825 m0 m454 m42°NE
Memorial #2 is the main chute on the NE side of the saddle between Mount Olympus north and south summits.
Difficult
Private

Tolcat Canyon

Salt Lake City
4,299 m149 m1,319 m48°W
Tolcat Canyon is the large and prominent chute that splits the N and S summits of Mount Olympus.
Difficult
Private

Pfeifferhorn NE Couloir

Wasatch Backcountry
482 m0 m314 m53°NE
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

Yonkers

Salt Lake City
698 m0 m457 m44°E
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

Little Pine

Salt Lake City
1,573 m0 m956 m43°S
Little Pine is the king of S facing lines in Little Cottonwood Canyon.
Difficult
Private

Bonkers

Salt Lake City
1,602 m0 m713 m41°N
If you're looking for great long powder runs, this is one of the finest around!
Difficult
Private

Pfeifferhorn Approach

Salt Lake City
5,685 m1,125 m80 m41°N
This is the approach up Red Pine drainage to access the many great lines off the Pfeifferhorn.
Difficult
Private

Plinko

Salt Lake City
1,198 m10 m455 m60°N
Plinko is the steep and complicated connection of chutes and ramps on the N face of the Pfeifferhorn that requires several rappels.
Extreme
Private

Waldo Chute

Wasatch Backcountry
2,019 m12 m701 m37°E
Waldo is a fun little well defined E facing couloir that's tricky to find, but worth the effort.
Difficult
Private

Medusa's Face

Wasatch Backcountry
461 m0 m348 m49°N
Medusa's Face is the most gawked over and coveted, but rarely skied lines in the Wasatch Mountains.
Extreme
Private

White Baldy Northeast Ramp

Salt Lake City
1,427 m14 m436 m44°E
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

Major Tom Approach

Salt Lake City
998 m341 m13 m38°N
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

Firing Squad Approach

Wasatch Backcountry
5,752 m1,465 m6 m41°N
To access the Firing Squad follow this route up Mill B South Fork past the lakes and onto the summit.
Difficult
Private

Memorial #5

Salt Lake City
640 m0 m446 m48°NE
This is the steepest and longest of the Memorials with excellent pitch and beautiful rock lined walls.
Severe
Private

Scotty's Approach

Salt Lake City
1,488 m463 m18 m41°N
This is the safest way to approach the classic north facing powder run, called Scotty's Bowl.
Difficult
Private

Heart of Darkness Approach

Salt Lake City
5,318 m1,089 m66 m40°N
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

Wasatch Backcountry
1,395 m0 m805 m46°N
The Apollo Couloir is the shorter, mellower sister chute to the Zeus Couloir on the magnificent northwest face of Mount Olympus.
Difficult
Private

Pfeifferhorn SE Ridge

Salt Lake City
2,487 m23 m674 m42°SE
The SE ridge is a great ski run and the only way off the Pfeifferhorn without rappelling.
Difficult
Private

Memorial #4

Wasatch Backcountry
1,042 m0 m630 m46°NE
Memorial #4 is one of the classic steep lines on the backside of Mount Olympus.
Severe
Private

Firing Squad

Wasatch Backcountry
957 m17 m488 m59°N
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

Atheys Run

Salt Lake City
2,757 m2 m921 m43°N
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

Memorial #3

Salt Lake City
692 m0 m487 m46°NE
Memorial #3 is one of the classic steep lines on the backside of Mount Olympus with large dramatic rock lined walls.
Difficult
Private

Thunder Ridge Approach

Wasatch Backcountry
1,628 m292 m427 m42°E
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

Pfeifferhorn NW Couloir

Salt Lake City
2,402 m21 m809 m50°NW
The classic ski mountaineering line off the iconic Pfeifferhorn Peak
Extreme
Private

Twin Peaks - E Face

Salt Lake City
982 m7 m580 m44°E
This is a short but very steep line off of one of the tallest and most iconic Wasatch peaks.
Extreme
Private

Spindrift Couloir

Wasatch Backcountry
1,035 m0 m913 m51°N
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
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God's Lawnmower

Wasatch Backcountry
1,999 m2 m946 m52°
This is the huge avalanche path that's visible from the road on the N slope of Kessler Peak.
Difficult
Private

Dark Ebony

Salt Lake City
2,958 m7 m837 m43°N
Dark Ebony is a nice long tree lined gully with perfect pitch that comes off the E ridge of Mineral Fork.
Difficult
Private

Georges

Wasatch Backcountry
1,549 m4 m546 m33°E
Georges is the classic powder bowl lower down in Cardiff Fork.
Difficult
Private

Kessler Approach

Wasatch Backcountry
1,032 m520 m0 m40°N
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

Cabin Run

Wasatch Backcountry
1,845 m1 m761 m42°NW
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

Argenta - E Couloir

Wasatch Backcountry
1,213 m0 m711 m42°SE
This the the prominent chute off Kessler Peak.
Difficult
Private
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Argenta - W Couloir

Salt Lake City
3,549 m18 m1,125 m41°
A big fun run off of Kessler Peak with some great chute and trees skiing involved.
Difficult
Private

Suicide Chute

Wasatch Backcountry
441 m0 m289 m42°E
Suicide Chute is one of the most popular classics on one of the most iconic peaks in the Wasatch, Mount Superior.
Severe
Private

Argenta Slide Path

Salt Lake City
2,257 m2 m1,023 m42°NW
Argenta is a Wasatch classic offering fun tree skiing down a huge avalanche path.
Difficult
Private
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Scotty's Bowl

Alta & Snowbird
1,783 m23 m754 m42°
Scotty's is a classic north facing roadside attraction in upper Little Cottonwood Canyon.
Difficult
Private

Monte Cristo Direct

Salt Lake City
1,756 m0 m972 m53°SE
One of the longer classic lines in upper Little Cottonwood Canyon with a rappel thrown in to spice things up.
Difficult
Private

Rampage

Wasatch Backcountry
624 m1 m292 m37°N
Rampage is a fun hanging ramp high off the Little Cottonwood Ridge.
Severe
Private

Maxfield Approach

Wasatch Backcountry
3,203 m895 m19 m37°S
The approach to Maxfield takes you through some fun and unique terrain on the way to a great classic Wasatch powder run.
Difficult
Private

Tri Chutes

Alta & Snowbird
1,389 m0 m674 m43°NW
The Tri-Chutes are a Wasatch classic with some of the longest open lines in the range.
Difficult
Private

The Lightning Bolt

Wasatch Backcountry
281 m0 m199 m46°E
The Lightning Bolt is the boldest and most intriguing line off the infamous Cardiac Ridge.
Extreme
Private

The Diving Board

Wasatch Backcountry
1,341 m6 m428 m45°N
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

Birthday Chutes

Wasatch Backcountry
935 m129 m343 m43°NW
Long and consistent wide chutes
Difficult
Private

Doomsday Ramp

Wasatch Backcountry
1,879 m0 m752 m41°N
The Doomsday Ramp is the short but steep angling ramp at the head of Mineral Fork, known at the "Room of Doom".
Extreme
Private

Maxfield Basin

Salt Lake City
2,139 m0 m825 m39°S
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

Wyatt Couloir

Wasatch Backcountry
2,043 m1 m621 m48°E
The Wyatt Couloir is the very short and narrow line in the middle of the legendary Cardiac Ridge.
Extreme
Private

Heart of Darkness

Salt Lake City
243 m0 m160 m54°W
The Heart of Darkness is a fun short ski mountaineering objective that lies in the heart of the Wasatch.
Severe
Private

Mount Raymond

Salt Lake City
2,443 m2 m733 m41°E
This is the prominent face on the N side of the road as you are driving down Big Cottonwood Canyon.
Difficult
Private

Lone Peak Approach

Salt Lake City
5,412 m39 m1,739 m46°S
This is how to approach Lone Peak from the S via the town of Alpine.
Difficult
Private

The Sliver

Salt Lake City
4,628 m18 m1,378 m50°NE
One of the long classic lines hidden deep in the Wasatch.
Difficult
Private

Y-Not Couloir

Wasatch Backcountry
1,146 m2 m809 m48°N
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

Boston Strangler

Salt Lake City
355 m0 m265 m51°W
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

Lone Peak - NE Couloir

Salt Lake City
880 m16 m459 m50°E
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

Dresden Face

Salt Lake City
658 m0 m493 m46°E
The Dresden is one of the longest and most continually steep faces in the Wasatch.
Severe
Private

Montgomery Chute

Salt Lake City
1,271 m5 m550 m51°E
A steep and spicy chute that's a must if you've skied the other lines off of Thunder Ridge.
Extreme
Private

Pinball Alley

Wasatch Backcountry
284 m0 m207 m44°NE
Pinball Alley is a classic line on one of the most iconic mountains in Utah, Mount Superior.
Difficult
Private

Mount Superior South Face

Salt Lake City
1,433 m0 m802 m41°S
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

Mount Raymond Approach

Wasatch Backcountry
4,653 m1,033 m102 m38°E
This it the easiest approach to Mount Raymond from Big Cottonwood Canyon.
Difficult
Private

Mount Superior Approach

Wasatch Backcountry
3,074 m801 m78 m37°E
This is the easiest and safest approach to Mount Superior via Cardiff Pass and the Eastern Ridge.
Difficult
Private

Virginia Slims

Wasatch Backcountry
871 m0 m472 m54°E
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

Salt Lake City
580 m0 m364 m54°SW
Old Growth chute is a mini classic that provides great rock wall lined ambience and easy access.
Difficult
Private

Grizzly Gulch

Brighton and Solitude
686 m127 m1 m19°N
The most popular backcountry ski area in the state
Moderate
Private

Toledo Chute

Salt Lake City
526 m0 m278 m40°E
Toledo Chute is a great roadside attraction that's quick and easy to access.
Difficult
Private

Reynolds Peak East Face

Park City and Deer Valley
4,200 m9 m617 m35°E
The East Face of Reynonlds Peak is a classic intermediate run in Big Cottonwood.
Difficult
Private