: Salt Lake City
: Utah 248 & U.S. 40, Coalville, Summit, Utah
: Historic Main Street
: Park City Mountain Resort
: Park City Golf Club (public course)
: Grub Steak Restaurant
Car: not necessary
Park City is an attractive resort town in the Wasatch Mountains, located just 32 miles east of Salt Lake City. Once a center for silver mining, Park City transformed itself in the mid-twentieth century to a skiing mecca and tourist hot spot. These days Park City draws in millions of visitors each year. Three excellent ski resorts are minutes from downtown: Park City Mountain Resort, The Canyons, Deer Valley.
Park City is known for a wide variety of activities - Ski, Snowboard, Snowshoe, Cross Country Skiing, Mountain Biking,, Hiking, Golf, Performing Arts Events (Sundance Film Festival), Outdoor Concerts, Fishing
Other Activities: Skateboarding, Cross country ski, Snowshoeing, Tubing, Ice Skating
Golf: Consistently ranked as one of the premier public golf courses in the inter-mountain region, Park City Golf Club offers a challenging game at one of the state's most enviable locations. In addition to providing professionally designed and well kept greens, Park City Golf Club's elevation of 6700 feet can actually add distance to your shots while you play on a course that is typically 10 to 15 degrees cooler than most courses in the area-a definite bonus during the hot summer months.
Ski: Park City has three of the best ski resorts in the country right on its doorstep. Park City Mountain Resort (1.7 miles), The Canyons (4.3 miles) and Deer Valley (4.8 miles) offer abundant terrain for every level of skiier. With over 300 annual inches of the famous Utah Powder, these resorts are must visit locations. Park City has an amazing public transport system that will get you to the mountains in no time, and for free!
Deer Valley has been voted the #1 ski resort in North America four years in a row and has 6 mountains, an excellent ski school and in the summer provides lift access for hiking and mountain biking. The Canyons features 9 mountains and the only heated/covered 'bubble' chair lift in North America. Park City offers night skiing as well as a massive amount of terrain for all levels.
Ask about free ski passes and take advantage of local knowledge for the best rentals and resorts out of Park City (Alta, Snowbird, Solitude, Brighton ... the list goes on).