Plan your President's Weekend visit to Park City with these helpful local's tips
This is the year to visit Park City! The local ski resorts, Deer Valley and Park City Mountain Resort, are boasting snow bases over 90″ after receiving over 300″ this season! Here are some local’s tips for making the most of your visit.
Deer Valley Resort Tips:
In honor of Mikaela Shiffrin’s record setting season, the race course will be free to guests! Open daily 10-3 on the Birdseye run above Silver Lake Lodge. While you’re there, demo the latest Rossignol gear at the Rossignol High Performance Test Center.
Do you want to ski, but the kids don’t?Consider Deer Valley Children’s Center for ages 2 months to 12 years. Open 8:30-4:30 with activities such as storytelling, art, singing, and play time. Call ahead to book a reservation.
Want try of heli-skiing? Give it a virtual try at the CMH Heli-Skiing experience on the Silver Lake Beach. February 17th 10-4.
Ski with an Olympian or tour with a Mountain Host. Reservations are required to ski with a champion athlete on February 15 or 22. Mountain Host two hour tours start at 10 am and are for intermediate to advance skiers. Check the tour schedule and fill out a waiver ahead of time to ensure your spot.
Fresh Tracks at Snow Park Lodge Brews and Tunes Apres Ski. On February 18th, Moab Brewery will be featured.
Park City Mountain Resort will also host a variety of activities over the holiday weekend. Besides riding or skiing over 330 trails within the 7300 acre ski mountain and stopping for a delicious break at one of the nine dining spots (Local’s tip: use your Epic pass for a 20% discount), try a sleigh ride, the Zipline, or the Coaster.
For a true Nordic mountain dining experience at 8700 feet, reserve your 6 course meal at the Viking Yurt.
Celebrate the holiday with Winter Nights in Canyon Village. A Lazer Light Show will be a highlight on February 17th.
For non-skiers or to enjoy some off-slope adventures, check out some of these options.
Cross Country skiing with White Pine Touring. Located near the Park City Hotel, stop in at Bandannas Grill for lunch after a tour of the tracks around the Park City Golf Course down to the iconic McPolin Barn.
SnowTubing at Woodward is fun for all ages! Schedule your adventure to coincide with the Party in the Peace Park on February 18th.
Fat Bike races at the Soldier Hollow Nordic Center in Midway. February 20th.
Another great way to see Park City and hear tips directly from a local, is to give us a call for a property tour. We’d love to show you some of the new exciting developments such as Founders Place at the base of Deer Valley’s Mountaineer Lift, Marcella featuring skiing at Mayflower Resort and golfing at the Tiger Woods designed Marcella at Jordanelle Ridge golf course, Canyon Village’s Pendry condos and the Ridge townhomes.