When planning you’re next ski trip identifying the resort that will accommodate all your needs should the first step. This article is to help give you some of the facts about Park City Utah so you can make the best decision for your well-earned vacation.
Park City Mountain Resort is located southeast on Interstate 80 from downtown Salt Lake City making it an excellent resort for your trip because the short distance from the Salt Lake City International Airport. If you’re planning on a group trip for your company or perhaps a ski retreat with a few friends, it’s nice to know that a short drive is all it will take after a potentially long flight. Not only will this save you time but money as well, your rental car should be able to make it to the resort with 2 gallons of gasoline (32 miles). The City was host to the 2002 Winter Olympics and boasts the largest coalition of factory outlet stores in northern Utah. Another fun event to consider is the Sundance Music Festival, which is the United States largest independent film festival and happens annually at Park City. In 2008 Forbes Traveler Magazine named The City among the ‘prettiest town in the U.S.’ As for the mountain resort it averages 360 inches of fresh snow a year, includes 4 world class terrain parks for the snowboarders and has 16 lifts.
Now some people may disagree that Park City Resort and Deer Valley are the place to go because they receive less snow and have a shorter season than some of their counterparts in Utah like snowbird. But keep in mind they are the most accessible and distance often equals money when planning your vacation.