Beginning April 4, 2022, weather and conditions permitting, uphill travel is permitted Monday-Thursday from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. on designated routes in the areas of Link and Sunrise chairlifts. Check this page for terrain status and conditions prior to each visit.

Accessing this terrain responsibly and within the policy guidelines will help to ensure the success, continuation, and potential growth of this program.

  • Participants must obtain an Uphill Travel Pass. Passes are free, valid for the current season, and available during resort operating hours at our guest services desks, located on the lower level of the Snowsports building and Powderhorn ticket office. Participants must show their Uphill Travel Pass to resort personnel when requested.
  • The designated uphill route is Easy Street to Apex base area to North Star to the top of Sunrise lift.
  • Travel above the top of Sunrise chairlift is not permitted, including travel through the Evening Star gate.
  • Uphill travel is not permitted on SolBright, Alta Bird, or Blue Spruce trails.
  • Downhill routes include all open runs accessible from the top of Sunrise lift, excluding Summit Access East or any runs marked as closed.
  • Accessing this terrain is done at your own risk.
  • Call 911 for injuries or emergency response. Solitude ski patrol is not available, and rescue response time may be prolonged. Cellular service at Solitude can be spotty.
  • Skis, splitboards, snowshoes, and hiking are the approved uphill equipment and methods.
  • Sledding is not allowed.
  • Children in backpacks or child carriers are not allowed.
  • Ascend single-file and to either side of the trail. For your safety, ensure you are visible with the use of lights and/or reflective clothing.
  • Mountain operations are ongoing. Snowmobiles and groomers in the area must be given a wide berth. Move aside and allow them to pass before continuing. Operator range of sight may be reduced.
  • Parking is permitted in the Moonbeam parking lot, via the Moonbeam entry.
  • Bathrooms are located on the lower level of the Snowsports building.
  • If you pack it in, pack it out.