Recognized the world over for its trio of world-class ski resorts, Park City is said to have "the greatest snow on Earth AAÂ®", a claim buoyed by both Olympic history (it was the location for many events during the 2002 Olympic Winter Games) and generations of enthusiastic skiers.
Utah Summer Activities
From extreme zip lining to leisurely river rafting, summer offers an incredible array of outdoor pleasures and pursuits. Mountain biking and hiking top the list of favorite summertime activities, thanks to more than 400 miles of trails, all with stunning views. The Jordanelle and Deer Creek Reservoirs beckon those who love water-skiing, kayaking, sailing, stand-up paddle boarding, wakeboarding and fishing.
And speaking of fishing, anglers know that Utah offers some of the world's best fly-fishing. Provo River and Weber River, including East Canyon Creek and Spring Creek, are just a stone throw from Newpark Resort | Hotel & Conference Center. Warmer weather also ushers in an assortment of festivals and events, including the Park City Kimball Arts Festival, the Park City Food & Wine Classic and Deer Valley Music Festival. Other summertime activities include:
- ATV tours
- Bobsled rides at Utah Olympic Park
- Chairlift rides
- Horseback riding
- Hot air ballooning
- Park Silly Sunday Market
- Rock climbing
- Free Outdoor Concerts