Alta, UT Report: Little Chute Absolutely Firing in Spring Splashiness!
Report from May 16th, 2020
Yesterday, I rolled up to Alta with Erica to ski Little Chute off 11,000′ Mt. Baldy at Alta ski area in Utah.
Alta has allowed uphill access since they closed for the season on March 15th.
Alta saw 542″ of snowfall this season which is just about average for them (563″).
Miles fired up on top of Little Chute. image: snowbrainsThe weather was fine yesterday.
Warm, but not too warm with plentiful sunshine, wispy clouds, and no wind at all.
We cruised up to the top of Baldy taking our time and summited after 2-hours of skinning and booting.
Erica on top with a gaggle of folks waiting their turn to drop Main Chute with Mt. Superior in the background (we skied that on Thursday). image: snowbrainsOnce on top, Erica elected to hit Main Chute while I went for Baldy.
After watching her rip a slushy, fun Main Chute, I hiked up to Little Chute and got ready.
Little Chute looked.... Continue Reading at Snowbrains