2: Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort, Utah
Only 30 miles from the Salt Lake International Airport, Snowbird in a winter/summer resort in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah. Snowbird is famous for winter powder skiing, and also features hiking, mountain biking, fishing, sight-seeing, and vacationing. There are lodging with luxury suites, spas, restaurants, and more. Snowbird's aerial tram can hold 125 people, and can go 11,000 feet in only eight minutes as it heads to Hidden Peak and the famous Chip's Run. There is also a special tunnel that can be used to transport skiers when there are high winds that close down the facility.
Address: Highway 210, Little Cottonwood Canyon,
Snowbird, UT 84092