Friends of Alta seeks to ensure that Alta remains a vital culinary watershed and a place of relaxation, inspiration, and enjoyment for generations to come.
The Mission of Friends of Alta is to protect the environment of Alta, including watershed and wildlife habitat areas; to preserve Alta’s unique character and heritage; and to encourage stewardship and sustainability of Alta’s environment and community.
The Town of Alta, home to the Albion Basin and Alta Ski Area, is located in the beautiful Wasatch Mountains of Utah. The unspoiled character of this unique area has been maintained with the avoidance of over-development/the exploitation of natural resources. Friends of Alta,the non-profit land trust organization, is committed to the area's preservation by acquiring and conserving land, protecting watersheds and promoting environmental education.