What kind of conditions can I expect at Alta with a moderate snow season around mid-December? My hopes aren't high, but I am going that weekend regardless.
December 15th - Alta
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There are no guarantees on Dec. 15, but very few if any other areas could boast any better record than Alta. In the past 16 seasons Alta has been 90+% open on Dec. 15 in half. The worst quarter of seasons Alta has been 40-60% open. Looking at snowfall records, in only 2 of the past 45 years would conditions have have marginal with very little open on Dec. 15.