Park City is legendary for skiing and equally as legendary for après ski. Whether you’re looking for social activities, entertainment, dining or lounging after a great powder day, you’ll find it on and around Park City’s Main Street.
While skiing and snowboarding are one of the most popular ways to enjoy winter in Park City, snowmobiling and exploring Utah’s backcountry on the back of a high powered “sled” is an exhilarating option. There’s no shortage of snowmobile adventure companies in Park City to get you revved and ready.
CROSS COUNTRY SKIING:
WHITE PINE TOURING
Rent cross country skis and snowshoes, take a lesson or tour the Uinta Mountains with the experts at White Pine Touring Nordic Center. You might spot a moose or two on their 25km of groomed trails.
Th e dining scene in Park City is full of unique and fl avorful culinary options sure to please every taste and mood. Need an idea? Relax and peruse foodie news and mouth-watering menus in our dining section.
When the ski boots come off , put on your dancing shoes! Whether you’re in the mood for an intimate acoustic set or want to jam with some of the biggest names, there’s no shortage of live music venues.
Park City has two blue ribbon trout rivers within 15 minutes of Main Street, fishable year-round. Winter months can bring some of the best fl y fi shing with low crowds and stunning snow-covered backdrops. troutbum2.com
Would you rather sit and slide than ski or snowboard? If so, Gorgoza Tubing Park will delight your troops. Mini snowmobiles, Fort Frosty play area, a Café Yurt and Warming Hutt add to the festivities.
HIKE & SNOWSHOE
Park City has hundreds of trails to explore during winter months. Stop by the Samak Smokehouse to pick up your snowshoes and all your supplies that will make your trip into the alpine terrain of the Wasatch and Uinta Mountains complete. samaksmokehouse.com
ICE SKATING RINK: PARK CITY RESORT CENTER
This festive outdoor rink is located at the Park City Mountain Base. parkcityicerink.com
ICE ARENA: PARK CITY
The indoor Olympic-sized ice skating rink at Park City Ice Arena features open skating and private lessons. Bring your own gear or rent. parkcityice.org
Th is luxury bowling alley features 16 lanes, billiards, and arcade, and a fantastic menu. Watch big events on a huge projector screen while fun and games unfold around you. jupiterbowl.com
KIMBALL ART CENTER
If you have an eye for design or a heart for art, then Kimball Art Center is your kind of place. Th e center showcases an array of beautiful art exhibits, off ers classes in metal, glass or clay and hosts weekly programs and special events for the community. kimballartcenter.org
Would your child like to become a Junior Musher by learning the ropes of dogsled-ding? Th e opportunity awaits at Rancho Luna Lobos near Peoa, Utah. Play with rescued sled dogs, harness them, and go for a tour. lunalobos.com
MUSEUM: PARK CITY MUSEUM
What was Park City like in the late 1800’s when silver was king? Find out at the Park City Museum, 528 Main Street. Explore the town’s history through interactive exhibitions, and try escaping from its territorial jail. parkcityhistory.org
NORDIC SKIING AT JEREMY RANCH
With newly designed tracks available for skiers of all abilities, Nordic Skiing at Jeremy Ranch is a perfect family activity in Park City. Th e Nordic center has food, rentals, tuning, Nordic apparel and ski’s for sale. utahnordic.com
OPPORTUNITIES TO GIVE:
PARK CITY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
Choose a non-profit you’re passionate about and spread the love by donating money
to your favorite organization. Do you love animals? Our trails? Education? Park City Community Foundation makes it easy for you to support your community. parkcitycf.org
Design and paint your own dinnerware and décor at Paint Fusion in Park City’s Kimball Junction. They supply the bisque forms and supplies; you supply the talent. paintfusionpc.com
PARK CITY INSTITUTE CONCERT
Locals know. Some second homeowners know. And now you will know. PCHS, the local high school, has the biggest and best auditorium, seating 1,300 with state-of-the-art projection, sound, and lighting equip-ment. Th ere’s not a bad seat in the house. parkcity.institute
QUESTIONS ABOUT FAMILY HISTORY: FAMILY TREE CENTER
Find the aunt you never knew you had! Learn about your ancestors and discover your own family tree with a visit to the Family Tree Center.
REVIVE & RELAX: SPA AT MONTAGE DEER VALLEY, WESTGATE SPA
Finish off your busy day of winter activities with a relaxing and luxurious spa experience. Rejuvenate mind and body with spa treat-ments and views of breathtaking alpine vistas. Serenity awaits you at Spa at Montage Deer Valley or Westgate Spa.
SNOWED INN SLEIGH COMPANY
Santa isn’t the only one with a sleigh. Take a horse drawn sleigh ride guided by a real cowboy, covered in warm blankets up to the Snowed Inn and feast on a gourmet Western style dinner while enjoying live music. snowedinnsleigh.com
If access to Utah’s largest private ranch at the highest elevation isn’t enough reason to visit Th ousand Peaks, then spotting wildlife while riding along looped trails in pristine backcountry should be. It’s a short thirty-minute drive from Park City, but a world away from civilization. Book 2-hour, half-day or longer tours.
UTAH OLYMPIC PARK
Built for the 2002 Winter Olympics, the Nordic ski jumps and sliding track at the Utah Olympic Park draw visitors and participants from around the world. Our Olympic athletes train here. Zip lines, adventure courses and the bobsled ride are thrilling. View their two free museums and enjoy the café. utaholympiclegacy.org
Your European dining adventure begins at Park City Mountain base area with a scenic snowcat pulled sleigh ride to the Viking Yurt high up at 8,100 ft . elevation. Th e six-course delectable meal with a Norwegian fl air and is accompanied by live music and high hospitality.
WIND IN YOUR HAIR
RIDING ON HORSEBACK
Paso Pino translates to “fine step” and riding these sure-footed steads truly is fi ne stepping. With their naturally smooth gait, these horses glide through the white stillness and beauty of the backcountry. windinyourhair.com
WINTER COMET BOBSLED RIDE
“Outliers” author Malcolm Gladwell asserts that 10,000 hours of deliberate practice is required to become a world-class athlete. But here’s a secret: at the Utah Olympic Park you can zoom down the 2002 Olym-pic bobsled course, rounding curves at 4-5 G’s with speeds that bring tears to your eyes. Unforgettable!
XPRESS: THE ELECTRIC
WAY TO GET AROUND
Park City’s fare-free transit system is the best way to get around town. You can’t miss Park City’s new sustainable transportation, the Electric Xpress, wrapped with lightning bolt images. Th ese buses are quiet, clean and e ffi cient. Th ey get you to Main Street lightning fast too!
YODELING AT GOLDENER HIRSCH
Th e Goldener Hirsch will wow your appetite with a wonderful Bavarian menu and delight your ears in traditional Austrian music— complete with a yodeler and accordionist. goldenerhirschinn.com
ZIPLINE AT UTAH OLYMPIC PARK
Experience the sensation of what it’s like to be a ski jumper by speeding down the World’s Steepest Zipline. The Utah Olympic Park offers year-round adventures for thrill seekers.
NEAR OR FAR, WILD OR MILD,
THE PARK CITY AREA HAS
UNIQUE AND UNFORGETTABLE
EXPERIENCES FOR EVERYONE.