With so many activities to try, and fun to be had, there was no other choice than to bring back our Park City First Timers series for another season. This time around we added a little twist, as the entire Page family — Cori, Jon, Emma, Milo, Pearl and Ansel — will be our hosts for four action-packed episodes. Proving that a family that plays together stays together.
February 20, 2018 by RootsRated
The silver-mining settlement of Park City, Utah, almost became a ghost town when the mines closed, but its reinvention as a ski mecca has made it a gold mine for winter visitors. Located just 35 minutes from the Salt Lake City International Airport, Park City makes flying in for a long weekend easy. You can hit the highlights in three days without a rental car thanks to a free in-town transportation system. Sound overwhelming? Follow this guide to maximize your time and fun in this booming mountain town.
One of the most unique aspects of Park City is the vicinity of its historic downtown to both Park City Mountain and Deer Valley Resort. That, capped off with the area’s growing culinary scene, makes for a truly special ski experience. With Park City Mountain’s Quit’N Time run leading skiers and snowboarders directly to Historic Main Street, the midday meal options are plentiful. We compiled a list of restaurants on Historic Main Street where you can grab lunch just off the slopes before hopping back on Town Lift to continue your ski day:
February 6, 2018 by RootsRated
The mining boomtown of Park City, Utah, nearly went bust when the mines closed, but it rose again, rebranding itself as an outdoor adventure town. Tucked high in the Wasatch Mountains at an elevation of 7,000 feet, Park City’s just 35 minutes from the Salt Lake City International Airport—making it ideal for a winter vacation—even if you don’t ski. From tubing to cross-country skiing to fat biking, the abundant winter adventures keep you entertained whether you visit for a week or a weekend.
It is difficult to believe that it's already February - where has the time gone? Hopefully your New Year's resolutions are now routine and you're feeling more at ease with it being 2018. Lucky for us, there is still plenty of winter left to enjoy and there are so many ways to experience Park City, Utah. While the activities and events happening in February are seemingly endless, we have a few ideas for you to consider: