Park City could certainly stake a rightful claim of being the “perfect mountain town.” Combining its silver mining town heritage, an artistic vibe and a deep appreciation for the outdoors, Park City strikes a balance between luxury and comfort, all the while showing a deep appreciation for athletics, arts and community. Whatever your daily activity may be, you’ll work up an appetite for the diversity of fine restaurants that line Park City's Historic Main Street and beyond, and you'll want to wind down after a long day with the craft whiskeys and vodkas at the High West Distillery and Saloon.
It has a long rich history of outdoor recreation to inclu camping, boating and fishing. The dam and reservoir (1,394 surface acres) were constructed by the Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) during Great Depression of the 1930s for agricultural irrigation and in the lat 1960s, local Coalville area residents began running me recreation concessions for the reservoir and resort on the property.There is now a newly created State Park with state of the art facilities, including a new boat ramp, restrooms, and boat facilities. Along with this, water rentals are available at the park; wave runners, paddle boards, floats and kayaks, all for rent at the well stocked marina store.
Woodward Park City is an action sports campus that inspires and empowers athletes 365 days and nights a year. The world-class action sports campus connects sport, progression, community, vibe, and youth inspired programming in one of the greatest outdoor regions in the world. There is always a way to play for kids and kids at heart 365 days a year. Woodward Park City offers drop in sessions, all-access passes, day sessions, lift tickets, lessons, summer day camps, monthly memberships, and special events.
The Historic Union Pacific Rail Trail State Park is a 28-mile trail for non-motorized use. The trail begins or ends at Park City and follows Interstate 80 through Wanship and Coalville to Echo Reservoir. Facilities are being developed. Activities include hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, jogging, Nordic skiing and wildlife watching.
Located right outside of the back gate of the house, connects to Echo Reservoir.
30 plus years ago a high school friend asked me to cater some appetizers and a cake for her wedding. A short time later in her position as the sales director of the Silver King Hotel in Park City she called to see if I would be interested in doing some catering for groups staying at the Hotel and so it began!
Taggart's Grill® is a family owned restaurant nestled in a picturesque high desert canyon in scenic Morgan, Utah. We offer a diverse menu featuring classic American entree's, gourmet burgers, hand crafted sandwiches, and decadent home-made desserts. The grounds surrounding the restaurant feature lush landscaping with a variety of vibrant flowers and foliage, a beautiful Koi pond featuring cascading waterfalls, and a small family of friendly peacocks.
The Park City Main Street Historic District consists of 47 buildings set on 13 acres along Main Street, the business section of Park City, as well as part of Heber Avenue.Listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places, the district represents one of the best examples of a metal mining town in Utah and is one of the best things to do in Park City. The historic buildings now house more than 100 boutiques, 50 restaurants, and many outdoor adventure tour companies.
Deer Valley is a ski resort 36 miles (58 kilometers) east of Salt Lake City. Deer Valley served as the site of several events for the 2002 Winter Olympics including freestyle moguls, aerial, and alpine slalom. Opened in 1981, Deer Valley is known for its upscale facilities and amenities. These include boutique shopping, fine dining in the main lodge, free parking shuttles, free ski valets, and much more. In order to avoid overcrowding, Deer Valley limits the number of ticket sales per day, and its uphill lift capacity is over 50% more than those of neighboring resorts.
Alpine Coaster is the largest coaster of its kind in Utah; it is a gravity-driven coaster built on elevated tracks similar to bobsled tracks. Sometimes reaching speeds of up to 30 mph, the coaster car zips thrill-seekers through more than a mile of bends, hair-pin curves, and loops. The rider is able to control the speed of the car by applying brakes. The track is placed in the beautiful mountain scenery of Park City Mountain Resort so riders can enjoy aspens and other local flora as they glide down the mountain.
Park City Museum, a local history museum with fascinating artifacts and interactive exhibits, is devoted to preserving and exhibiting the heritage and history of Park City. Some of the permanent exhibits include Mega Mine and the Days of Ore, The Dungeon: Park City’s Territorial Jail, The Great Fire of 1898, Muckers & Millionaires, and many more.
Red Pine Adventures offers snowmobile adventures during the winter and opportunities to explore the magnificent Utah mountain ranges on horseback during the summer.The adventures are conducted on the Red Pine’s own property in the Red Pine Canyon in Park City on thousands of acres of private, secluded mountainous land. During the winter, guides will lead you on one or two-person ski-doos on a roller coaster. You’ll pass up and down along groomed trails and pass through the alpine meadows and dense forest.
The Egyptian Theatre is a historic theater located on Main Street in Park City. Constructed between 1922 and 1926, the style of the architecture was influenced by the discovery of King Tut’s tomb in 1922, and the theatre was decorated with Egyptian motifs like hieroglyphics, lotus leaves, and scarabs.
Exclusive Excursions serves as your guide to the Park City’s spectacular nature, and it caters to one group at the time. All the excursions are private and customized. Guests decide what they want to do, and the company takes care of the rest. You can go kayaking, white water rafting or tubing on the Provo River, hiking or biking along the easy trails or, for the more adventurous, through the Uintah Mountains.
The Park Silly Sunday Market is an open-air market, street festival, and community gathering place where friends and neighbors can hang out together to celebrate and enjoy their city and where tourists can learn more about Park City than they expected. The main elements of the Market include non-profit organizations, sustainable issue groups, performers, musicians, kids activities, artists, chefs, and zero waste efforts programs. The market is open every Sunday from June to September.
Park City Mountain Resort is a ski resort that opened in 1963 as Treasure Mountain. Renamed as Park City Mountain Resort in 1996, it is a popular resort with skiers from all over the world and serves as the training course for slalom and giant slalom runs for the U.S. Ski Team.
Utah Outdoor Adventures is an all-season tour company that offers half and full day private guided tours that include hotel pick up, gear, food, and water. Hiking trips lead guests to beautiful landscapes in the Park City area, and you will have an opportunity to admire forests, meadows, and other scenic habitats with their natural wildlife.
Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway is a scenic backcountry drive that connects Salt Lake Valley, including the towns of Brighton, Solitude, Park City, and Midway.It is part of Utah State Route 190, also known as the Big Cottonwood Canyon Scenic Byway, which runs east and west through Salt Lake County. After passing through Brighton, Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway becomes a narrow mountain road on its way to Park City.
Canyons Village is the former Canyons Resort base area, and it is located on Canyons Resort Drive about four miles from Park City’s historic Main Street. Sitting at an elevation of 6,800 feet, the village is home to a variety of convenient and upscale accommodation choices as well as fine dining restaurants and luxury boutiques and shops.
Boulder Mountain Ranch at Deer Valley is an outdoor adventure company that provides several activities. The ranch offers horseback riding tours at two locations including Sundance Resort and Deer Valley Resort. An experienced professional guides the two-hour horseback, which includes lunch. The ranch also offers cantor and gallop rides, chuck wagon hayrides, and horse drawn stagecoach rides, as well as winter time horse drawn sleigh rides.
Welcome to a place where elevation meets aspiration. A modern city with every urban amenity set minutes away from spectacular mountains. A place for open minds and fresh perspectives. Experience our unique blend of traditional and progressive. Our mind-blowing winter adventures both on the slopes and off.
It's 45 Minutes drive to the house from the slc international airport .
Stop by any one of our Signatures stores and pick up unique Deer Valley gifts for friends back home or memorable souvenirs for yourself. Our Signatures stores are stocked with apparel, blankets, accessories and glassware along with exclusive Deer Valley logo merchandise. You will also find specialty food items from Deer Valley’s chefs, like the legendary Turkey Chili mix or savory Fireside fig grain mustard. For a great gift anytime, Deer Valley gift cards are available and valid for any Deer Valley owned product or service.
Spread over six mountains and featuring up to 3,000 vertical feet of elevation change, Deer Valley Resort offers nearly 60 miles of mountain bike trails, including four flow trails designed by Gravity Logic. Our fun and thrilling mountain bike trails are accessed via three chairlifts. Silver Lake Express chairlift at the base of the resort, Sterling Express located mid-mountain, and Homestake Express also located mid-mountain, provide access to a wide variety of excellent trails.
Experience the Deer Valley Mountain Beer Festival on Saturday and Sunday, September 16 and 17, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. This beer festival includes chairlift access throughout the resort, outdoor dining, live music, and family-friendly activities.Please note that the venue can only be accessed by a chairlift ride on Silver Lake Express and all parking and check in will be at Snow Park Lodge.
Ride up the Silver Lake Express chairlift from the base and explore miles of hiking-only trails from our mid-mountain Silver Lake Village area, or hop on the Sterling Express chairlift at mid-mountain to access the top of Bald Mountain. With even more hiking-only trails available from the top, everyone will find their perfect path. Those hiking up the mountain can enjoy a complimentary chairlift ride down. Please be aware that good hiking shoes are recommended.
Enjoy a leisurely chairlift ride up Silver Lake Express from the base and then board Sterling Express at mid-mountain to access Bald Mountain. At the top, stretch your legs and explore one of the many hiking trails that wander through Deer Valley. Or simply enjoy the fresh, alpine air at the top before re-boarding the chairlift for your ride back down.
Enjoy guided horseback rides on beautiful trails with spectacular views. Boulder Mountain Ranch has gentle, sure-footed trail horses suitable for beginners to advanced riders. Horseback rides are available for individuals or large groups. Meals may be included to complement your ride.
Enjoy the company of our friendly Mountain Hosts every day of the winter season for an enchanting ski tour of Deer Valley Resort. You'll learn about the resort's terrain, history and trivia while discovering new runs and secret powder stashes with the locals who ski them. Four complimentary Mountain Host tours are offered each day, departing from the top of Carpenter Express chairlift and are available to skiers of intermediate and expert abilities. Tour capacity is limited and tours will depart promptly at the times listed below.
Experience the magic of the mountain at dusk this summer with our Twilight Ride Series! Join us every Tuesday and Thursday, from July 6 to August 17, weather and conditions permitting, for lift-served mountain biking from 4 to 8 p.m. Take the Silver Lake Express, Homestake Express, or Sterling Express chairlifts and explore the trails in the evening glow.
Park City Golf Club was first only nine holes, but designer William Neff redesigned it into the 18-hole course it is now. In 2003, nearly three decades after its renovation, the designer's son, William Neff Jr., redesigned the 18th hole. It is a mountain-style course on a rolling terrain with many trees. The course has an elevation of 6,700 feet that can add distance to shots and it is also convenient during hotter months since it is about 10 to 15 degrees cooler than other golf courses.