Snowpine Lodge is a lovely wedding venue in Alta, Utah at the top of Little Cottonwood Canyon. One of the newest properties in the canyon, it’s a modern and luxurious lodge, but still has the old-time charm of a Utah ski property as it is built on the site of an old general store and post office. It is a full-service venue, with all food and beverage handled on-site. It also has 54 guest rooms available for you and those celebrating your wedding with you.
We’ve compiled essential Snowpine Lodge wedding info and costs below.
Snowpine Lodge Wedding Info
Snowpine Lodge is all about enjoying the great outdoors, but not giving up any creature comforts. All of its spaces, from the guest rooms to the ballrooms are well-appointed and designed to provide a feeling of luxury – and provide a beautiful view of the Wasatch Mountains.
The best months to host a wedding at Snowpine Lodge are May through October.
Wedding Ceremony Sites
There are more than 10,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event spaces at the Snowpine Lodge. The stunning lawn to the rear of the building is an ideal place for an outdoor wedding looking up at the grand mountain cliffs of the canyon.
The gorgeous indoor ballroom, with an attached balcony, is also available in case of bad weather.
Wedding Reception Site
The Snowpine ballroom is a lovely space with floor-to-ceiling windows, modern metal light fixtures, and hardwood floors. It also has a beautiful balcony to bring the outdoors in. There is plenty of room for cocktails, dining, and dancing.
Sven’s Restaurant is a smaller and more intimate space, but perfect for a charming dinner reception with your nearest and dearest. The decor is the perfect combination of Scandinavian, mountain, and modern with long banquet tables and chairs.
Bridal Suite/ Getting Ready Rooms
All couples holding their weddings at Snowpine Lodge are given a free room to get ready for their event and spend their wedding night afterward.
Other unique amenities
Snowpine is home to a full-service spa, as well as a large outdoor pool. It also has multiple dining options including the Gulch Pub.
What is the capacity?
The outdoor lawn can seat up to 100 for a ceremony, and the Snowpine ballroom can accommodate 180 for a reception, Sven’s Restaurant can seat up to 75.
Where is the location?
Snowpine Lodge is located in Little Cottonwood Canyon, approximately 30 minutes from the Salt Lake International Airport.
How many weddings are hosted on-site each day?
Only one wedding is held on the property each day.
Are there any time or noise restrictions?
The town of Alta requires all outdoor noise to cease at 11 PM.
Is this venue ADA-accessible?
This venue is fully ADA-accessible.
What is the pet policy?
Little Cottonwood Canyon is a watershed area, so pets are not allowed.
Snowpine Lodge Wedding Cost
In order to reserve a space for your wedding and reception a block of rooms must be reserved at the lodge for a minimum of two to three nights. Rooms at the lodge vary in price from 250 to 500 dollars a night. Please contact the venue for details.
Wedding Catering and Lodging
What are the catering options?
All catering and beverage services aside from wedding cakes are handled by the lodge. They have an extensive menu that highlights ingredients from Utah farms and businesses.
What are the included decor options and restrictions?
Tables and chairs are included in the event rental along with linens. There is also a trellis on the lawn for the ceremony.
What are the lodging (on-site or nearby) options?
Snowpine Lodge features 54 rooms on the property ranging from dormitory accommodations to grand suites. There is also lodging nearby at Snowbird and Alta.
What are the check-in/check-out times for guests staying overnight?
Check-in is at 4 PM and check-out is at noon.
Is there an in-house wedding planner or day-of coordinator?
There is someone at the venue to help you with all issues related to the venue and catering.
What are some nearby attractions?
There is always something going on at the Snowpine Lodge. In the summer months, there is live music several nights a week and an outdoor concert series. There also are bird walks sponsored by Tracy Aviary. In the winter there are great ski slopes and snowshoeing tracks right outside the door.
Snowpine Lodge Contact Info
For more information, please contact Taylor at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 801-742-6015.
10420 Little Cottonwood Road
Alta, Utah 84092
Why you should get married at Snowpine Lodge
The Snowpine Lodge is nestled in a breathtaking mountain setting offering a stunning backdrop for your special day. With full catering services provided by the talented culinary team, your guests will be treated to an exquisite dining experience. The 54 elegantly appointed lodge rooms ensure comfortable accommodations for your loved ones, making it easy for everyone to celebrate and unwind together. Snowpine Lodge also boasts a full calendar of events, providing endless entertainment options for you and your guests throughout your stay. To top it off, the full-service spa and outdoor pool offer relaxation and rejuvenation before and after the big day.
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*Updated in June 2023 to reflect current wedding information. Please always confirm pricing and details with the venue, as items are subject to change.