What to Expect When you Visit
Last updated August 26, 2020
Many of the things you love about Park City are the same; the mountains, views, and abundant activities. However, many things have changed. Here are some things you should be aware of when planning your next trip to Park City, Utah.
The state of Utah has been in the “low risk” phase since May 22, 2020, allowing Summit County/Park City to reopen many businesses and attractions with certain safety measures in place. Summit Council Health Department issued a Face Covering Order which is in effect through January 8, 2021.
As Park City continues to reopen, you may be wondering if it’s safe to visit. We are here to welcome you with open arms (figuratively only right now) and ensure your visit can be fun, fulfilling, and safe. To help you navigate a trip to beautiful Park City, we have put together resources and guidelines so that you can make the most of your time here, whether you’re out exploring the mountains or hitting up the town.
Face Coverings are Mandatory through 1/8/21
Who Is Currently Open
Many Park City businesses and attractions are open and adhering to public health and safety guidelines. View the guide below to learn how you can explore Park City safely and responsibly. Remember, when we work together to stay safe, we can stay open.
Park City is known for over 400 miles of open trails for hiking and mountain biking.
- Remain at least 6 feet apart from individuals from other households while engaging in outdoor activities (e.g., walking, hiking, running, bicycling, hunting, fishing, etc.)
- Avoid contact with high-touch surfaces, including handrails, trail signs, and maps.
- Do not congregate at trailheads, parks, or other outdoor spaces.
- Follow guidelines for state parks.
Check out the full list of guides and outfitters that are currently open.
Restaurants, Cafes, and Bars
Many restaurants in Park City are open and available for dine-in eating. While restaurants welcome guests for dine-in, many continue to offer take-out delivery options as well.
- Parties must be seated at least 6 feet apart.
- Customers may be asked to provide contact information to assist with contact tracing efforts.
- Takeout and curbside pickup options may continue.
- Contactless payment is encouraged.
View the full list of open restaurants.
Retail, Grocery, and Pharmacies
- Maintain a physical distance of 6 feet or more between customers and staff.
- One-way aisles created to support physical distancing.
- Avoid bringing strollers and children into stores to allow more space for physical distancing.
- Reusable bags and mugs are allowed.
Hotels and Accommodations
For visitors to Park City, there are many places to stay that can accommodate you.
- Maintain a physical distance of 6 feet or more in common areas.
- Symptomatic guests should stay in their rooms and alert staff.
- Swimming pools, gyms, and fitness centers may open with frequent cleaning.
View the full list of open hotels and accommodations.
Cultural Entertainment (Museums and Theatres)
Park City is also home to cultural entertainment like museums and theaters. Check out the full list of venues that are currently open.
- Individual household groups must be seated 10-feet apart.
- a 6-foot distance must be maintained in common areas.
- Contactless payment, electronic tickets, and digital playbills are encouraged.
Salons, Spas, and Personal Services
- Both the service provider and customer must wear face coverings.
- Customers must have their symptoms checked before service is rendered.
- No walk-ins allowed. Services by appointment only.
- When services are not being directly provided all staff and customers must maintain a physical distance of 6 feet or more.
- Contactless payment encouraged.
Gym and Fitness Centers
- The number of patrons allowed at one time is limited based on the square footage of the facility.
- Patrons must maintain a physical distance of at least 10 feet.
- Lap pools are limited to 50% capacity, one swimmer per lane, congregating on the pool deck is not allowed.
I am a journalist with questions about the coronavirus' impact on Park City. Who should I contact?
All media inquiries should be sent to Dan Howard, Director of Communications, at the Park City Chamber and Visitors Bureau.