PARK CITY
Summer 2016 FACT SHEET

 
OVERVIEW:                            
Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort combined in the summer of 2015 to create the largest single ski and snowboard resort in the United States. In addition to fresh mountain air, Park City offers an expansive variety of summer adventures and events, luxury accommodations, gourmet dining, scenic gondola rides, breathtaking hikes, an expansive array of mountain bike trails and live music concerts. Park City is an easily accessible, world-class mountain destination located in an authentic and historic western town.
 
ADDRESS:                              
1345 Lowell Avenue
Park City, Utah 84060
 
WEBSITE:                               
http://www.ParkCityMountain.com/
 
COO:                                       
Bill Rock          
 
OWNER:                                  
Vail Resorts     
 
LIFT TICKETS:                      
2016 Adult one-day: TBD
+www.parkcitymountain.com
 
EPIC PASS:                            
Epic Pass
: $809/$419 Child
*Epic Local Pass: $609/$489 Teen/$319 Child
 *with restrictions – http://www.snow.com/epicpass
 
ELEVATION/TERRAIN:            
Elevation: Base - 6,800 feet, Summit – 10,000 feet
Vertical Rise: 3,200 ft/ 975 m
 
 
DATES:                                   
2016 Summer Season: May 27 – October 23*

Park City Base Regular Season: May 27 – August 21
Monday to Saturday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
 
Park City Base Late Season: August 22 – October 23
Monday to Friday: 1:00 to 6:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
 
Canyons Village Red Pine Gondola
June 18 - September 5: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m
September 6 - October 2: Closed Monday to Thursday
 
*Hours vary by location and date
 
ACCESSIBILITY:                     

Canyons Village:
Miles from SLC International Airport: 32
From Downtown Salt Lake City: 25
From Old Town, Park City: 4
 
Park City Village:
Miles from SLC International Airport: 35
From Downtown Salt Lake City: 28
From Old Town, Park City: 1 / ski accessible
 
Facebook: facebook.com/parkcitymountain
Twitter: @pcski
YouTube: PCresort
Instagram: @pcski
Irideparkcity.tv
 
 
 
OUTDOOR ADVENTURES AT THE PARK CITY BASE AREA:
 
NEW FOR 2016:
  • Kids Zipline
  • Kids Challenge Course
  • Kids Summer Tubing Hill
 
Alpine Coaster
Climb into the toboggan-style cars of the Alpine Coaster and get ready for the ride of your life. You'll enjoy the beautiful Wasatch mountain scenery as the automated lift system whisks you to the top of the track. Then, hold on tight as you go whizzing down the mountain on nearly 4,000 feet of curves, bends and loops. It's a ride you won't soon forget.
 
Alpine Slide
Park City Resort's Alpine Slide is one of the longest slides in the world, with over 3,000 feet of gliding and sliding down a luge-like track. With four tracks to choose from, you can experience a different ride each time! We'll see you at the finish.
 
ZipRider
Ever wished you could fly? Soar above the tree tops as our Zip Lines propel you 110 feet above Park City Mountain Resort's ski runs at speeds up to 45 miles per hour. On the ZipRider™ race your friends to see who's the fastest.
 
Flying Eagle Zip Line
Take a ride on the Flying Eagle, a zip line that takes your Park City vacation to new heights. This two-person ride is open all winter too! Kids and adults must be 42" tall, but no weight minimum. And it starts and ends at the same location, so you can ride again and again and again.
 
Mountain Biking
With miles of cross-country trails throughout the resort, bikers of all levels can access trails from both base areas. Load your bike on the Red Pine Gondola at Canyons Village and take trails such as the Mid-Mountain Trail, Ambush, Rob's, Colin's or Rosebuds Heaven as you ride downhill back to the Resort Village area. Or, start your day at the Park City Base Area on the PayDay, Crescent or Town Lifts.
 
Hiking
Explore the beauty of the Wasatch Range of the Rocky Mountains on your own, or with an experienced local guide. Wander Park City’s extensive network of trails and pause for a gourmet lunch, or venture on to the Mid-Mountain or Wasatch Crest trail to truly appreciate the mountain flora and fauna.  
 
OUTDOOR ADVENTURES AT CANYONS VILLAGE:
 
Canyons Golf
The 18-hole, par-70 course features over 550 feet of elevation change and spectacular views of the Wasatch and Uinta mountains from almost every hole. The course encompasses 6,246 total yards and showcases unique elements such as soft path features that act as cart paths with playable terrain, four sets of tees at each hole and six holes that interact with skiable terrain. Turf includes bluegrass, native grass mix, and bentgrass.
 
Canyons Bike Park
Canyons Bike Park features terrain for everyone from first time riders to experts looking for a challenge. Explore 12 jump, flow, and freeride trails at our lift-serviced bike park, accessed from the High Meadow and Short Cut chairlifts. Test out rental bikes from GT and Cannondale at Canyon Mountain Rentals in the Resort Village. Our certified instructors can help make the most of your experience in Park City, the first and only IMBA Gold-Level Ride Center.
Scenic Gondola Rides
Capture panoramic views of the Wasatch Mountains and Park City as the Red Pine Gondola speeds you to your alpine summer adventure at 8,000 feet. Mountain bikes are welcome for an additional fee, however dogs are not permitted. 
Zip Tour Adventure at Canyons Village
Experience the thrill of soaring over Park City on this one-of-a-kind family adventure. Start with a zip line that stretches 800 feet and offers a tree-top ride through the Red Pine area. Then culminate your day on Utah’s longest zip line, stretching nearly 2,000 feet across the canyon between Lookout Peak and Red Pine Lodge. Look out below…the canyon floor is more than 200’ beneath you!
 
Canyons Village Putting Course
A family favorite now back for its forth full season. Perfect your short game on the 18-hole mountain-themed course located at the Ski Beach at Canyons Village.
 
Canyons Village Disc Golf
Ride the High Meadow lift and play downhill to the Red Pine Lodge on this challenging, tree-lined 18-hole course. Access to course is free with Red Pine Gondola pass. Disc rentals are available at Canyon Mountain Sports.
 
Mountain Biking
With miles of cross-country trails throughout the resort, bikers of all levels can access trails from both base areas. Load your bike on the Red Pine Gondola at Canyons Village and take trails such as the Mid-Mountain Trail, Ambush, Rob's, Colin's or Rosebuds Heaven as you ride downhill back to the Resort Village area. Or, start your day at the Park City Base Area on the PayDay, Crescent or Town Lifts.
 
Hiking
Explore the beauty of the Wasatch Range of the Rocky Mountains on your own, or with an experienced local guide. Wander Park City’s extensive network of trails and pause for a gourmet lunch, or venture on to the Mid-Mountain or Wasatch Crest trail to truly appreciate the mountain flora and fauna.  

Family Adventure Pass
Families can experience a wide variety of Park City Mountain Resort’s summer activity on one Family Adventure Pass.

Kids & Camps          
Immerse your children (ages 6-12) in an unforgettable day, week or summer of Camp activities. From EnviroCamp to Space Camp, Park City offers exciting thematic programming from June to August. The Canyons Village Little Adventures Childcare is a state-licensed facility that provides a fun, learning environment for children from six months to six years old.
 
LODGING:
 
Grand Summit Hotel
AAA Four-Diamond Award
From a spectacular arrival to deluxe accommodations, the Grand Summit Hotel provides a guest experience one would expect from one of North America’s Top Ten ski and snowboard resorts. The 343 rooming options include hotel rooms, studios, one-, two- and three-bedroom suites as well as extraordinary penthouses, in addition to a full service spa facility, outdoor heated pool and gourmet dining options.
 
Sundial Lodge
Sundial Lodge represents the very essence of mountain casual living. In the heart of the village, Sundial Lodge offers ski-in/ski-out access with over 170 guest accommodations, including hotel rooms, studios and one- and two-bedroom suites. Approximately $1.5 million in renovations were completed in 2013, including new beds, granite countertops, state-of-the-art appliances, slate/tile entryways and much more.
 
Silverado Lodge
The Silverado Lodge provides contemporary mountain living with amenities you'll love: inviting fireplaces, vaulted ceilings, and oversized decks.  This masterfully designed retreat sits directly across the street from the resort village and features over 200 guest accommodations, from cozy hotel rooms to spacious three bedroom suites.
 
Vintage on the Strand
Exceptional ski-in, ski-out townhome-style properties where guests can enjoy the pleasures of home, blended with the excitement of living in a mountain wonderland.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Park City
This 182-guest room hotel and conference center is conveniently located between the Canyons Village and Park City Mountain Resort, just minutes from Park City's historic Main Street.
 
Other Properties Include:
  • Waldorf Astoria Park City
  • Hyatt Escala Lodge   
  • Park City Peaks Hotel
 
 
DINING
 
The Farm
Cuisine: New American
This recent addition to the resort features an innovative menu that focuses on ingredients
sourced from local farms and artisan purveyors. Located in the heart of Canyons
Village and overlooking the Ski Beach, The Farm was named one of "Utah's 25 Best Restaurants" in 2015.” This rustic, yet refined restaurant offers both indoor outdoor dining and features a welcoming lounge with an amazing selection of wines.

Jupiter Java
Cuisine: Coffee Shop
Start your mountain morning with a warm cup of fresh roasted coffee, rich hot chocolate or an herbal tea. Jupiter Java also features homemade breads, fresh baked pastries and for a quick afternoon bite, gourmet sandwiches, assorted salads and cookies
 
Legacy Café
Cuisine: American Casual, Cafeteria-Style
Located at the base area of Park City Village, the whole family can meet up at Legacy Café where the options are endless. Whether it's our plentiful salad bar, mountain grill, or one of our daily specials - your appetite is sure to be satisfied.
 
Legends Bar and Grill
Cuisine: American Casual
Legends Bar & Grill is the place to après ski after your day on the slopes. Enjoy the legendary food and a tasty beverage from our full wine and cocktail list while you recount the day’s adventures. If you’re looking for a sit down lunch or dinner, Legends offers a great full service menu.
 
Murdock’s
Cuisine: Family-friendly communal dining
Communal setting offers a fast and fresh offering for guests looking for a relaxed ski dining experience. From coffees and cocoas to salads and grinders, Murdock’s focuses on crowd pleasing favorites including specialty pizzas, salads and sandwiches.

Prime at Canyons
Cuisine: Modern Kosher cuisine
We’re pleased to welcome Prime Hospitality Group’s new restaurant, Prime at Canyons, into the space that was previously occupied by Bistro at Canyons in the Silverado Lodge in Canyons Village. As an industry leader, Prime Hospitality Group is on the cutting edge of kosher cuisine and has already carved out a significant name for itself in New York City, where it owns and operates seven highly successful and widely-acclaimed restaurants.
 
Red Tail Grill
Cuisine: Mountainside Gastropub
Offering amazing views of the mountain and located on the Ski Beach in the Resort Village, Red Tail Grill features an innovative gastropub menu served in a rustic setting. This is the perfect gathering spot for family-friendly dining and with its outdoor deck on the Ski Beach and Canyons Golf. Featuring local, sustainable products from: Wasatch Meats, Stone Ground Bakery and Gold Creek Farms.

Umbrella Bar
Cuisine: New American
This classic après ski spot in the Resort Village offers 360 degree views from its unique glass enclosure and a massive outdoor deck with a perfect view of the village music stage. Along with a menu that features signature burgers, there’s also an extensive beer selection.
 
SPECIAL EVENTS
 
Farmer’s Market
Each Wednesday starting June 3 and continuing into the fall, Canyons Village will once again host Park City's Farmers' Market from 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. in the Cabriolet parking lot. This popular market includes fresh produce, fresh baked bread and arts and crafts from local vendors.
 
Summer Concert Series
The place to spend Saturday night in Park City for years, Park City’s free concerts showcase rising and established acts playing the spectrum of music from rock to reggae and funk to Americana.
 
4th of July
Mark your calendars for the traditional 4th of July Celebration at Park City Mountain Resort with special food, family activities and fireworks.
 
A full schedule of 2016 summer events at Park City will be announced shortly.
For more information, visit: http://www.parkcitymountain.com/events/events-calendar.aspx
 
 
Media Contacts:
Margo Van Ness
Sr. Manager of Communications
435.647.5405; MKVanNess@vailresorts.com
 
Jessica Miller
Sr. Communications Specialist
435.647.5498; jmmiller@vailresorts.com


 
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