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Accommodations at Snowbird, Utah

Snowbird is an unincorporated community in Little Cottonwood Canyon in the Wasatch Range of the Rocky Mountains near Salt Lake City, Utah.

The Cliff Lodge at Snowbird is one of North America’s most iconic ski lodges. The majesty of Little Cottonwood Canyon can be explored from the views each room provides, whether facing Snowbird’s ski slopes or peering down the glacially carved canyons spilling into the Salt Lake City valley below.

All symposium events will take place at Cliff Lodge.


Double queen rooms are available at Cliff Lodge for the special AGA rate of $169/night.  Rooms are also available at The Lodge at Snowbird (a short walk from Cliff Lodge) for $149/night.  Same rate whether booked as a single, double, or more!

Call 800-453-3000 and provide the group code, AGAS21,
or book online at AGA Annual Symposium, Lodging


More about room reservations:

If booking online, the 3 nights of Oct 10-12 are pre-filled. Those staying different dates will have to change that field before the applicable room types populate. Regardless of booking method, the hotel will collect a one night deposit (refundable up to 3 days prior to arrival), with the balance charged 3 days from the arrival date.

Individuals will be responsible for payment of their own lodging, taxes, fees, and incidental charges at time of check-out. A credit card and ID are required at check-in.  Lodging rates and fees are exclusive of the Utah state sales tax of 12.32%.

RESORT FEE: Discounted to $10.00 per room per night, this fee will be added to the guestroom charges and
paid by the individuals as an incidental charge. Resort fee provides high-speed wireless internet in lodging rooms and public space, self parking at all lodges, use of designated pools, hot tubs, fitness room and laundry facilities, in-room coffee at the Cliff, lobby beverages at the Lodge at Snowbird, USA Today, 800 number calls, 15 minutes daily computer use in the business center including faxing and boarding pass printing. A portion of the resort fee is
matched by a congressional grant through the National Forest Foundation, funding local organizations such as the
Cottonwood Canyons Foundation.

DISCOUNTED CLIFF SPA ACCESS: Snowbird will provide 50% off the standard access fee to the Cliff Spa facilities for symposium attendees. Access to the Cliff Spa includes the use of the solarium, eucalyptus steam room, dry sauna, rooftop pool and hot tub, sundries shop, extensive fitness room, and participation in yoga and fitness classes.  Minimum age 16. Robe/slippers provided with treatment purchase or optional $5.00 rental available. The Cliff Spa will provide 20% off most spa treatments.

TRIP INSURANCE: Trip insurance can be purchased through Snowbird Reservations at time of booking room
reservation. The insurance pays for charges incurred due to unforeseen circumstances such as death, injury, or
illness to the guest or traveling companion.


Food and Drink

Registration includes appetizers at the Sunday evening reception and Monday poster session, snacks at morning and afternoon breaks Mon and Tue, and lunches on Mon and Tue.  Breakfasts and dinners are on your own (there is a banquet on Tue for $75).  Restaurants in Cliff Lodge and nearby are listed here.  Snacks, deli items, cold drinks, wine and spirits are available at General Grits in the Snowbird Center.  There are no nearby grocery stores.


Map of Snowbird


Transportation and Directions from Salt Lake City International Airport

Take I-80 east to I-215 south. Take Exit 6 (6200 South) and go east on 6200 South, toward the mountains. This road will lead you straight to UT-210 and up Little Cottonwood Canyon to Snowbird.

AIRPORT TRANSPORTATION: Airport shuttles may be arranged while booking lodging through Snowbird Central Reservations (800-453-3000) or up to 48 hours prior to arrival. Pre-paid price for Group passengers will be discounted to $76.00 per person round-trip. Same-day walk-up reservations can be made available at a higher
rate and on a space available basis at the Canyon Transportation desk located in the baggage claim area of the
Salt Lake International Airport. Cancellations within 48 hours of arrival are non-refundable. Driver gratuity not
included. Prices subject to change.


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