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ADVENTURING IN PARK CITY
Tracie and Chris Vlaun’s fun and innovative take on group fitness

Tracie and Chris Vlaun’s fun and innovative take on group fitness

Lunges, squats, mountain climbers, and jumps. Sounds like the components of your typical boot camp/circuit/beg-for-mercy group class, right? Well, yes and no. Combined with yoga poses, rocking music, and a stunning outdoor setting and you have Aeroga®, an exercise hybrid providing a group...

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Shop Talk

SHOPPING AND PRODUCT REVIEWS
Glamping the O.R.

Glamping the O.R.

My summer Outdoor Retailers show started off big with a glamping adventure courtesy of Visit Salt Lake.  Tents were set up so guests could stay just west of where the Open Air Demo would take place the following morning. Cemetery Point is on the shores of Pineview Reservoir in the valley...

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Word About Town



JUNIOR TRADE IN EQUIPMENT PROGRAM INTRODUCED
Utah families looking for the best option for getting their children into a full season of ski and snowboard equipment can take advantage of Park City’s new Junior Trade In program--the single best equipment deal for Utah’s junior skiers and snowboarders. This popular program has been serving Colorado and California families for more than 20 years and beginning this month is now available at two Park City area locations...more.


SUMMIT PARK, UTAH RANKED #1
Bloomberg Business went through the latest census data and came up with a list of the most wealthy small towns in America.  Most of these areas encompass ski resorts or are close to one. In the off-season, these towns offer all sorts of outdoor activities that attract the adventurous year-round.  Listed as #1 is Summit Park, Utah and Heber came in at #8.  So where is Park City in all of this?  See more at .bloomberg.com/news


FINAL DAYS FOR PERKS ON SNOWBIRD SEASON PASS
Wasatch Benefit (a Premium Pass Perk) is in limited supply and will likely run out before the Sept. 10 deadline for best pricing. If you don't want to miss out on 3 free days at both Alta and Deer Valley - get your Unlimited Premium Pass now.  All Snowbird Premium Pass purchasers will receive 50% off lift tickets at Mountain Collective destinations such as Jackson Hole, 3 Ski Banff resorts, Sun Valley, Whistler and more.  snowbird.com.


FINAL DAYS TO GET BEST DEAL ON EPIC PASS
With fewer than 100 days until the debut of the largest ski resort in the U.S., Vail Resorts announced that Monday, Sept. 7, 2015 will be the final day to get the lowest guaranteed price on season passes to the newly combined Park City. For only $579, the Epic Local Pass provides unlimited days of skiing and riding to all 7,300 acres of the new Park City with...more.


PARK MEADOWS HIRES NEW GM
Park Meadows Country Club and Stein Eriksen Lodge Management Corp announced that they have hired Shawn Goben as the new general manager for Park Meadows Country Club, a Stein Eriksen Lodge managed property. Goben joins the renowned Jack Nicklaus-designed, championship golf course, bringing with him an exemplary 24-year history in...more.


EXTREME TUBING AT OLYMPIC PARK
Utah Olympic Park announces a new adventure activity, Extreme Tubing. Participants will have the opportunity to slide down the landing hills of the iconic K64 and K90 Nordic ski jumps while riding in a specially designed inner tube featuring...more.


NEW BOOK BY LOCAL AUTHOR
In 2002, Park City native Amber Christensen traveled to Aconcagua, the highest mountain in the Southern Hemisphere. There she met Fede, a handsome and charming Argentine mountain guide. After spending only three days together, the two fell deeply in love and embarked upon a bi-continental life together, lit by love and adventure, fraught with challenges, and darkened by senseless tragedy. After only three years...more.


DEL TACO COLLECTS DONATIONS FOR THE N.A.C.
Del Taco and the National Ability Center are partnering again this October to raise money to support programs, events, and services for individuals with physical, cognitive, and sensory disabilities and their families. From October 7-21, Del Taco customers in Utah can add a donation of any...more.


EPIC SCHOOLKIDS PROGRAM IN PARK CITY
Elementary school kids in Utah will now be eligible for free skiing and riding earlier than ever before. Vail Resorts announced it is bringing its “Epic SchoolKids” program to Utah, which provides free skiing and riding to all kindergarten through fifth graders. The program provides five days of free skiing and...more.


LOCAL PHOTOGRAPHER RECOGNIZED
The McMillens are proud to announce that their limited edition of “Infinity” and "One Moment" have been accepted into the Professional Photographers of America’s "Loan Collection for 2015". The International Photographic Competition (IPC) is presented each year through the Professional Photographers of America (PPA).  Entries from over 50 countries flood...more.


MTN. DESTINATIONS POST STRONG GAINS
In the most recent report from Denver-based DestiMetrics with data through July 31, summer lodging occupancy for the months of May through October is up an aggregated eight percent and revenue is up 14 percent compared to the summer of 2014. Data is collected from lodging properties at 19 western mountain destination resorts in six states.* For the single month of July, actual occupancy was up 7.9 percent and revenue..more.


PHOTO OF THE DAY
The Utah Olympic Park held  "100 Days Until Winter" on August 14th. The event's purpose was to promote season passes statewide as well as get the public stoked for the ski season.  Click here to check out this photo taken by staffer Greg Tanner.


SOLITUDE RESORT EXTENDS SUMMER OPERATIONS
Solitude Mountain Resort has extended its 2015 summer season through Sunday, September 27, 2015. Mountain bike and disc golf rentals in the Village Adventure Center are available seven days a week through Labor Day, September 7, 2015, and then three days a week (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) through September 27, 2015. The Adventure Center is open...more.


KIDS SKI FREE AT BRIGHTON THIS WINTER
In celebration of their 80th season Brighton is switching back to a policy  whereby kids ten and under can ski or ride for free. They will also offer free learn to ski or ride days in December. Now through September 16th Brighton Season Passes are discounted to early bird pricing. www.brightonresort.com.


WORLD'S STEEPEST 400M RACE DEBUTS IN PARK CITY
The steepest 400m races in the world, Red Bull 400, makes its debut in the United States on September 26 at the Utah Olympic Park in Park City, Utah. A first-time event in the U.S., the race will test runners in both speed and endurance in a nearly vertical 400m sprint to the top of the iconic 2002 Winter Games Nordic ski jump. Registration is open at...more.


UTAH-CENTRIC CLOTHING COMPANY OPENS PORTAL
Liz and Christian (co-owners and founders) started up Ultimate Utah two months ago. Based out of Park City, Ultimate Utah is an apparel/lifestyle company that celebrates this beautiful land and its adventurous people. The company is quickly growing and will be adding in new designs and introducing a women's line within the next couple weeks.  Check out their site at: ultimateutah.us


PARK CITY CROWNED WORLD ‘GOLD RIDE CENTER’ AGAIN
Park City was once again named a “Gold-Level Ride Center” by the Mountain Bicycling Association — three years after being crowned the first IMBA “Gold-Level Ride Center” in the world.“This is the highest designation for a mountain bike destination,” IMBA communications director Mark Eller said. “No place better...more.


PARK CITY RANKED MOST FRIENDLY U.S. CITY
For the third year running, Conde Nast asked readers to rate a city's "friendliness" in the Readers’ Choice Awards survey.  Jumping right in at the no. 1 spot this year, Park City seems to be having a moment. Readers call it "a great place that brings city life to outdoor enthusiasts, film geeks, and families. Even at the height of winter ski season or the Sundance Film Festival in January, "the locals were extremely friendly and welcoming."


SOLITUDE 2015-2016 SEASON PASS PROGRAMS
Solitude Mountain Resort has announced season pass pricing and benefits for the upcoming 2015-2016 ski season. Solitude has over 500 inches of annual snowfall, 1,200 acres of incredible terrain, 66 named runs, three bowls, a Nordic Center and some of the most impressive off-piste terrain in the country. New this year, the Summit double chairlift has been replaced with a high-speed, detachable quad, the Summit Express...more.


HEALING IN THE HIGH COUNTRY
Twenty injured post-9/11 veterans challenged themselves and perceptions of what is possible at a mountain biking camp in Park City on August 1 to 5. The camp enabled the athletes, members of Team Semper Fi (semperfifund.org) and Team America’s Fund (americasfund.org), to further recover from injuries sustained in combat through...more.


USSA NAMES NEW NORDIC DIRECTOR
The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) has named longtime nordic business leader and enthusiast Robert Lazzaroni as its new nordic domestic program director. Lazzaroni will be responsible for administering domestic programs in partnership with USSA nordic clubs, including...more.


NATIONAL ABILITY CENTER'S SUMMIT CHALLENGE
This year’s Summit Challenge is about two weeks away, and there’s still time to register for individual and team rides. Sponsored by the National Ability Center, the 2015 Summit Challenge is Saturday, August 22, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Entry fees allow persons with disabilities to ride for free...more.


MCMILLEN GALLERY'S NEW LOCATION
McMillen Gallery has moved up the street and is now open at 505 Main Street in Park City. Jared & Trish McMillen invite you to explore the mystery of light and its unfolding in their powerfully vibrant imagery.Currently the gallery is featuring five new releases from the McMillens, shot in Yosemite National Park, Big Sur, etc.


PARK CITY NEIGHBOR DAY
Leadership Park City Class XXI is working with city and county officials to establish Park City Neighbor Day as an annual event to take place the fourth Saturday in September, with the launching event this September 26th, 2015. How many of us know our neighbors? Many of us have become exclusionary, isolated by social media, and disconnected with the community around us. This year’s Leadership class project seeks to...more.



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There Is Only One...Park City
Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort have been combined and are now one.

Added: 2015-08-20

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There Is Only One...Park City

There Is Only One...Park City

Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort have been combined and are now one.
Added: 2015-08-20
Canyons Golf Is Open!

Canyons Golf Is Open!


Added: 2015-06-04
Deer Valley Summer Promo

Deer Valley Summer Promo


Added: 2015-06-04
Riding the ZipRider at Park City Mountain Resort

Riding the ZipRider at Park City Mountain Resort

Soar through the tree tops, 110 feet off the ground, on the Park City Mountain Resort ZipRider™
Added: 2014-08-27
Tour of Utah

Tour of Utah

One of America's foremost bike races ends up in Park City, Utah.
Added: 2014-08-08
One Wasatch

One Wasatch

One Wasatch Proposal - a plan to link 7 Utah ski areas together
Added: 2014-03-20
Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Championship

Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Championship

The Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Championship happens every Labor Day weekend in Midway.
Added: 2014-08-25
Autumn Aloft Media Day

Autumn Aloft Media Day

Autumn Aloft Media Day 2014, courtesy of PCTV
Added: 2014-10-07
Snowbird's Big Mountain Trail

Snowbird's Big Mountain Trail

Snowbird announces amazing new Big Mountain Trail
Added: 2014-07-17

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Selected Local Events

Park City Area Showcase of Homes

Park City Area Showcase of Homes

2015.08.28 to 2015.08.30

More then fifteen exquisite homes will be on display in the Park City area including: Park Meadows, Tuhaye, Hideout Canyon, Victory Ranch, Red...

Flying Ace All-Star Aerial Shows

Flying Ace All-Star Aerial Shows

2015.08.08 to 2015.09.06

Catch the high-flying action every weekend through July and August with the Flying Ace All-Stars Freestyle Show. See Olympians and National Team...

Full Moon Harvest Dinner

Full Moon Harvest Dinner

2015.08.29

Held at Copper Moose Farm, this is THE event of the summer! 5 chefs, 5 wines, 1 night.  Join us for an elegant evening on the farm with...

 Fox School of Wine's Weekend Wine Series

Fox School of Wine's Weekend Wine Series

2015.08.08 to 2015.09.05

Join us for a casual, fun wine tasting class guaranteed to get you laughing and learning at the same time. We taste wines selected based on the...

Lee Brice

Lee Brice

2015.08.29

A former Clemson lineman and a legit country rocker, Brice has transitioned from Nashville’s go-to songwriter (Garth...

Park City Farmer's Market

Park City Farmer's Market

2015.06.03 to 2015.10.14

Offers a wide variety of fresh local produce, fish, grass-fed beef, local cheeses, baked goods, and gifts. Rain or shine.

Star Party 2015!

Star Party 2015!

2015.09.04

The night will begin with a short presentation from USU physicist Mike Taylor about the Northern Lights and other mysteries of the night sky....

Dinner and Wine Tasting

Dinner and Wine Tasting

2015.09.04

Douglas McCombs of IG Winery will pour his award-winning chardonnay, Petite Syrah, Tempranillo and Late Harvest Zinfandel. Executive Chef Ryan...

Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Championship & Festival

Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Championship & Festival

2015.09.04 to 2015.09.07

Each Labor Day Weekend competitors and their sheepdogs (border collies) come from around to world to Soldier Hollow's Olympic Hillside to test...

Friends of the Park City Library Used Book Sale

Friends of the Park City Library Used Book Sale

2015.09.05 to 2015.09.07

Labor Day Weekend Annual Used Book Sale will be held at The Park City Library 3rd floor 1255 Park Ave. Sat at 9:00 am to 10:30 am will be FOL...

Zach Deputy Live @ Canyons

Zach Deputy Live @ Canyons

2015.09.05

On his new release Another Day (Eusonia Records, 2011), Zach Deputy demonstrates his extraordinary ability to perform and record in...

Park City Point 2 Point

Park City Point 2 Point

2015.09.05

The Park City Point 2 Point features all of the area’s best single track, hitting all of Park City’s world-class resorts along the way....

Aloe Blacc

Aloe Blacc

2015.09.06

“Hailed as an artist with vision and a songwriter with limitless potential,” (Billboard), Blacc brings relevance to...

Park City's Miners Day Parade

Park City's Miners Day Parade

2015.09.07

Come up to Park City’s Historic Main Street & City Park on Labor Day and join the Park City Rotary Club in celebrating our...

High West Grand Opening in Wanship

High West Grand Opening in Wanship

2015.09.07

Join us to celebrate the opening of our new Distillery located on Blue Sky Ranch in Wanship, UT. Guests will enjoy our Western-Country BBQ,...

Hike For Hunger

Hike For Hunger

2015.09.12

The Christian Center of Park City's "Hike For Hunger" event is a fun, family-friendly (non-competitive) festival hosted in the...

DV Opening Weekends

DV Opening Weekends

2015.09.12 to 2015.09.20

Join us on the weekends of September 13 - 14 and September 20-21, 2015 for scenic chairlift rides, lift-served mountain biking and hiking.

Campfire Culinary Adventures

Campfire Culinary Adventures

2015.09.18 to 2015.09.20

Those passionate about cooking are invited to embark on Campfire Culinary Adventures with Chef Julie Paine from the renowned Park City Culinary...

Movies in the Park -- Bears

Movies in the Park -- Bears

2015.09.19

When the sun goes down, the movie goes up...on our 20 foot movie screen!  Bring your blankets, chairs and snacks to our movie in the...

Tour de Suds

Tour de Suds

2015.09.20

Tour de Suds is a seven-mile mountain bike climb from City Park, to the top of Guardsman Pass with a 2,700′ elevation gain. Participants are...

Science Unwrapped: Are Beavers Friends or Foes?

Science Unwrapped: Are Beavers Friends or Foes?

2015.09.24

Science Unwrapped is coming to the Swaner EcoCenter!  Joe Wheaton, Utah State University Biologist, will present the pros and cons of...

Pose and Paddle Retreat

Pose and Paddle Retreat

2015.09.25 to 2015.09.27

Vacationing at Bear Lake—the “Caribbean of the Rockies”—is now easier and more exciting than ever. Nestled on 18...

North Face Endurance Challenge

North Face Endurance Challenge

2015.09.26 to 2015.09.27

The North Face Endurance Challenge cruises along the Wasatch Back, part of the Wasatch Mountain Range in the resort destinations of Park City...

Red Bull 400

Red Bull 400

2015.09.26

Running 400m doesn't sound like much of a challenge, does it? But what if you were to run those 400m at an altitude close to 200m and as a pure...

Guided Historic Hikes

Guided Historic Hikes

2015.07.29 to 2015.10.18

Enjoy the beauty of Deer Valley Resort with a free guided hike of the area. These hikes last three to four hours, cover moderately strenuous...

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