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Solitude Mountain Resort

Solitude Mountain Resort
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Solitude Mountain Resort is a ski and summer resort located in Big Cottonwood Canyon in Utah, United States. The resort is located about 34 miles southeast of Salt Lake City and is known for its uncrowded slopes and family-friendly atmosphere.

Solitude Mountain Resort offers a variety of ski and snowboard terrain, including 1,200 acres of skiable terrain, 77 runs, and three bowls. The resort also offers snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and other winter activities. During the summer months, Solitude Mountain Resort offers mountain biking, hiking, disc golf, and other outdoor activities.

The resort has a base elevation of 7,988 feet (2,435 meters) and a summit elevation of 10,488 feet (3,197 meters), with a vertical drop of 2,047 feet (624 meters). The resort receives an average of 500 inches (1,270 cm) of snowfall per year and has a variety of lifts, including four chairlifts, one magic carpet, and one rope tow.

In addition to skiing and snowboarding, Solitude Mountain Resort offers a variety of accommodations, including hotels, condominiums, and private homes, as well as dining options and other amenities. The resort is known for its laid-back atmosphere and friendly staff, making it a popular destination for families and other visitors looking for a relaxed ski vacation.