Make the most of your time in Park City with our insider’s guide to navigating the neighborhood. Discover up-and-coming events, tuck into local galleries and shops, and dine at nearby restaurants and bars. We know that you crave the freedom to discover and connect with what’s special about every place you visit, so we are letting you in on all of our favorite places to explore and enjoy!
Make the most of your time in Park City with our insider’s guide to navigating the neighborhood. Discover up-and-coming events, tuck into local galleries and shops, and dine at nearby restaurants and bars. We know that you crave the freedom to discover and connect with what’s special about every place you visit, so we are letting you in on all of our favorite places to explore and enjoy!
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Spring Creek Trail Head Reopens

As the snow begins to melt with a crisp average in the mid-’60s throughout May, this sets the tone for a perfect outdoor amble through Park City’s greenery. Pack your best hiking shoes and plan for some exploration; the Spring Creek Trail Head officially reopens this month, just a quick

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Earth Appreciation Park City Style

Springtime is here! An April trip to Park City means celebrating Earth Day bundled up and exploring the outdoor beauty Utah has to offer. Earth Day is April 22nd, and we have your full itinerary for a great way to spend it. Start your morning walking off your slumber, and

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Trail Away at the Preserve

Take a break from the slopes and immerse yourself in the wildlife that calls Utah home. We highly encourage penciling in a day atSwaner Preserve & EcoCenter into your Park City vacation notes.  The snow doesn’t officially leave until around April, so this 1,200-acre nature preserve will feel like a winter

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Learning How To Play In Powder Paradise

February is one of the best months of winter to come out to Park City; the holiday rush has officially settled down and the mountains are a powdered paradise! Hitting the slopes on skis or a snowboard can be quite intimidating, especially for first-timers. Whether you’re seeing snow for the

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Sun-Dance Your Way To Park City

Every year, film lovers and filmmakers, about 40,000 to be exact, head to Park City for Sundance Film Festival 2022. Newpark Resort is your home away from home for the easiest Sundance experience. From January 20th-30th, festival-goers can catch award-winning screenings and get that real Hollywood feel. Guests will be exposed

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An Olympian’s Ride

Dating back to the 19th century, bobsledding (or bobsleighing) is a sport of strength and speed; the more you bob back and forth, the faster you go! The sport debuted at the Winter Olympics in 1924, and in 2002, made its way right here to Salt Lake City. These bobsledders

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Three Times The Art

Just about 10 minutes down the street, the Kimball Art Center welcomes you to attend The Yard’s three temporary exhibits, showcasing now until January 2022. Claire Sherman, David Hartt, and Cara Despain all invite you to live in their work, as it showcases our landscapes, environments and social climate. Recurring

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Take Flight at Autumn Aloft

Every year, the breathtaking mountains and scenery of Park City become a backdrop for over 20 hot air balloons that take flight in a stunning portrait of aviation. The Autumn Aloft is a Park City tradition that will be taking place September 18-19, 2021.  The day begins before the sun

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Channel Your Inner Olympian in Park City

The summer sport events at Utah Olympic Park are a perfect end-of-season activity for those that crave thrilling outdoor adventures—as well as those that simply like to watch them happen. Catch the Flying Ace Freestyle Pool show where Olympians and National Team skiers and snowboarders perform acrobatic choreography up to

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Delight in Park City Wildlife This Summer

One of the most amazing things about spending the summer months in Park City is the chance to get outside and encounter Utah’s vibrant fauna. When observing from a safe and respectful distance, you can discover some of the most extraordinary animals around our scenic mountain setting. Here is a

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Experience Horseback Riding This Summer in Park City

With summer travel on the horizon, we’re gearing up again for all the fun outdoor activities Newpark Resort guests can enjoy around Park City. This season, those looking for an adventurous new outing should saddle up and embark on a journey through the natural landscapes of Utah. Here are just

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Your Home Base for State Park Exploration

Utah is home to a multitude of breathtaking state parks for visitors to experience, many of which are within easy reach of Park City. As the weather warms up and you begin to make your summer travel plans, make your reservation at Newpark Resort and secure a one-of-a-kind retreat for

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Winter Dining Experiences in Park City

In this new landscape, restaurants around Park City are finding creative ways to offer memorable outdoor dining experiences during the snowy winter months. From igloos to heated yurts, discover trendy new ways to dine outdoors during your winter stay at Newpark Resort. Nelson Cottage Located at Park City’s High West

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Fun in the Snow Without the Skis

Outside of skiing and snowboarding, there are plenty of ways to chase thrills and have a day full of fun around Park City this season. Whether you’re looking to jump on a tube or dash through fresh powder on a dogsled, discover unique ways to enjoy the snow during your

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Put “Park City” Into the GPS

There’s nothing quite like gathering a few of your loved ones and loading up your car for a road trip filled with memories. Take a trip to Park City and enjoy the open road this year, the perfect vacation destination for skiing and relaxation off the mountain. In addition to

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The Return of Ski Season

With the cold winter months ahead, many skiers are anxious to get back on the mountains while visiting Park City, Utah. In dealing with COVID-19 over the previous year, it’s clear that many public attractions, such as ski resorts, have either had to close or adjust their operations in significant

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Experience Autumn at Nearby State Parks

While the temperature grows a little cooler, and the foliage begins to change, the landscapes around Park City UT offer even more magnificent sights to explore. For a memorable day of hiking, fishing, picnics, and more, we recommend a trip to these extraordinary state parks located within a 20-minute drive

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Visit the Breathtaking Uinta National Forest

Get out into the wilderness and experience the magnificence of remote lakes, mountains, and American woodlands. For a late summer day trip like no other, we recommend setting out in the early morning and driving north to Utah’s Uinta National Forest. The Uinta National Forest offers some of Utah’s best

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A Quick History of Park City, Utah

Today, Park City is a world-famous destination for skiing, snowboarding, and the Sundance Film Festival. But this town wasn’t always a ski resort metropolis; in fact, its beginnings tell a much different tale. Park City was first discovered in 1868 by soldiers searching for silver. Two years later, with the

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Exploring Summer in Park City

Park City, Utah is so much more than just a ski destination. They say locals come for the winters, but they stay for the summers. Although many of the large summer events and festivals are paused this year due to COVID-19, visitors can still find a magnificent retreat in the

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Three Terrific Reasons to Visit Park City in March

Warmer temperatures, free concerts, spring skiing, and some of the year’s best events—March in Park City has it all! Check out our list below for three reasons to pack up and head over this month. Spring Skiing Fewer crowds mean less time in lift lines and more on the slopes. Warmer

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The Best Winter Sports in Park City

Those who know snow skiing know that Park City is one of the best skiing destinations in the country. However, there are several other activities for those who don’t ski. With that in mind, here is a list of winter sports and where to find them. Skiing and Snowboarding Park

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Park City’s Ultimate Action Sports Destination

Park City is famous for numerous events and attractions, especially those which feature sports, and winter sports in particular. With this in mind, we are pleased to suggest a visit to Woodward Park City. A recent addition to our neck of the woods, Woodward Park City is more than a

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A Toast to Three of Park City’s Best Cocktails

Like craft beer, unconventional wines, and small-batch spirits, the cocktail has come into its own. Modern mixologists have shaken up the traditional Bloody Marys and Martinis to feature more creative combinations. For three of Park City’s best, check out our list below. High West Saloon With a list of over 124

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Savvy Elves Snag Pre-Holiday Deals

Get a head start on the holiday season, beat the crowds, and snag the best pre-holiday deals. Start by packing up the parkas and heading for Park City Mountain. PCM opens on Friday, November 22 with major savings on pre-season lift tickets and lodging. Select flexible days and get your lift

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Three of the Best Places for Fall Hiking in Park City

Whether the trail leads you through colorful autumn woods, winds through towering trees, or takes your breath away atop a magnificent summit, Park City offers some of the best hiking adventures around. Listed below are three of our favorites. PC Hill At a little over a mile, this moderate and fun

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Free Fall Fun: Three Ways

Delightful days, refreshingly cool evenings, and breathtaking views—these are only a part of what autumn in Park City has to offer. Included here are three of our suggestions for the best FREE, family-friendly activities. First, check out the dazzling colors of Autumn Aloft on September 14-15. Launches of this 24-balloon fest

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Three of the Best: August Park City Events

Park City is renowned for our fabulous events and activities year-round, and August features three of the best. First, head over to historic Main Street for the Kimball Arts Festival from August 2-4. This year’s fest will feature over 200 juried artists and 30 live musical acts. Fabulous food and drink will

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Three Terrific Ways to Brunch in Park City

Park City offers an amazing array of restaurant selections that feature everything from pub food to fine dining. Brunch, however, has evolved over the years to become more than a meal—they’re now considered high culinary art! Here are three of our favorite places for brunch in the PC. First, head

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Wet and Wild Water Fun: Three Ways

June in Park City is an amazing combination of warm breezes, breathtaking scenery, and a plethora of activities and events. This is the time to break out the swimsuits and celebrate the beginning of the summer season on the water. Whether it’s swimming, boating, paddle boarding, or tubing, make this

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Food, Glorious Food

Park City is renowned for Sundance, Olympic events, world-class skiing, hiking and biking trails, and much more. Although fabulous food may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you are visiting here, we are also famous for our terrific, multi-cultural selection of restaurants. With that in mind,

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The Best Way to Hit the Trail

Park City is one of the country’s most popular outdoor destinations, with approximately 400 miles of trails nestled in the surrounding mountains and valleys. Open to all, these trails are ideal for hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, e-biking and running. The summer alpine trail season can begin as early as

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Get Your Grüv On

Question: What’s the best cure for spring fever? Answer: A massive dose of Spring Grüv! This eagerly-anticipated annual event will feature 16 of the coolest spring days ever, with epic free concerts, skiing at Pink Park City, Saturday and Sunday S’Mores at the fire pits, meet and greets with ski

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Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter: A Model of Sustainability

These days, most of us feel that it’s our shared responsibility to support sustainable/green ideas, products, and businesses. Two local ideal examples of such progressive thinking are the Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter, and the town of Park City, which is the state’s first LEED-certified neighborhood development and has set a goal

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Wrap Up Your Holiday Shopping

From Ann Taylor to Brooks Brothers, Calvin Klein to Coach, Eddie Bauer to Le Creuset, and Levi’s to Nike, you’ll find everything you need at Tanger Outlets. Whether you’re looking to finish up that holiday gift list or just take advantage of some of the best bargains around, Tanger Outlets is

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