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The Alta Effect Snowstorm

by Powderhound Matt February 27 2013 2 Comments

If you're wondering why Alta always gets so much snow, check out the Wasatch Weather Weenies page. They do an incredible job of explaining the micro climates here in the Wasatch. If you don't care about the weather and just like skiing pow, just check out the video instead. Just know, if it's snowing in Utah, it will be snowing at Alta. 

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Matt Baydala

Matt Baydala, originally from Rockville Centre, New York, sniffed his way to Park City, Utah in 2006. Since then, he has built a career as a Park City restaurant manager to accommodate his skiing lifestyle. His passion and appreciation for the diversity of Utah’s wintersports product make him the perfect Powderhound. "For me skiing The Greatest Snow on Earth® is not just a hobby; it’s an obsession," exclaimed Baydala. "Now I have the opportunity to share this awesome life we live out here with the entire skiing community."

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