Why Utah has The Greatest Snow on Earth

By Yeti Dec 19, 2012
A tell-all, behind the scenes look that graphically illustrates both HOW and WHY Utah receives an average of 500 inches of snowfall every year.
Why Utah has The Greatest Snow on Earth

Utah's snowfall is legendary, and the Wasatch mountain's 14 ski resorts draw powderhounds from across the globe.

As told by Utah’s license plate marked with a skier and the slogan The Greatest Snow on Earth®, Utah is passionate about its skiing. Truly, snow is the epicenter of the Utah ski industry, responsible for endless smiles and high-fives after experiencing a Utah powder day. For those of you who dream in powder, Ski Utah presents to you this graphic that illustrates Utah's consistent and abundant snow in a way that has never before been depicted. Did you know that Utah averages 18 Monster Dumps each winter or that Utah's 1,200 ski runs strung together would reach from Salt Lake to Vegas?   

 Greatest Snow On Earth InfoGraphic

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Now that you have a better understanding behind the science of The Greatest Snow on Earth®, get out there and shred some pow.