Frequently Asked Questions

Below is a list of Frequently Asked Questions. If your question is not addressed below, please e-mail us and we will respond as best possible.

Q: What is the closest airport?

A: Salt Lake International Airport (SLC) is approximately 29 miles away from Snowbird. Ground transportation options between Salt Lake International Airport and Snowbird include:

  • Rental car
  • Taxi cab (approximately $75-$85 one-way)
  • Shuttle service (approximately $37 one-way) via Canyon Transportation

Q: What about the altitude?

A: Snowbird is at 8,100′. Click here for a helpful page about Altitude Sickness and methods you can use to minimize it.

Q: Do you accept credit cards?

A: Yes, American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa are accepted forms of payment for the conference.

Q: What is required for student registration?

A: Graduate and undergraduate students qualify for the “Student” rate. Student ID will be required to be presented when picking up your registration materials onsite.

Q: Should I reserve a hotel style room or a condo?

A: This is a matter of circumstances and personal preference. Both are good options. Groups with multiple people tend to reserve condos so they can stay in the same unit, congregate in the living room area and utilize the full kitchens.