Rec Report, July 12-15
July 11, 2014
PARK CITY MOUNTAIN RESORT
In its summer season, Park City Mountain Resort offers an Alpine Slide, Alpine Coaster, Zipline, lift-served mountain biking and much more. The Town Lift, Payday and Crescent lifts are all open. Go to http://www.parkcitymountain.com or call 435-649-8111 for more information.
Canyons’ summer season, featuring hiking and biking trails, Zip Tour adventures, outdoor dining and other activities, is now open. For more information on Canyons Resort, visit http://www.thecanyons.com or call 888-CANYONS.
DEER VALLEY RESORT
Deer Valley’s summer season is underway. For details on the resort’s Summer Adventure Camp, Mountain Bike School and mountain bike rentals, visit http://www.deervalley.com or call 435-649-1000.
UTAH OLYMPIC PARK
The Utah Olympic Park is open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. There are guided tours on the hour from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Museums are free to explore. The summer bobsled rides, extreme and freestyle Ziplines, and Alpine Slide are also open. The Flying Ace All-Star shows have returned and are every Sunday at 1 p.m. For more information and availability please call 435-658-4200 or visit http://www.UtahOlympicLegacy.com.
At the Silver Course and Gold Course at Soldier Hollow, near Midway, green fees are $33 for 18 holes without a cart, $47 with a cart. For tee times, call 435-654-7442 or visit stateparks.utah.gov/golf/gold-silver.
PARK CITY GOLF COURSE
At the Park City Golf Course, the cost for a resident (living within the Park City School District boundaries) is $35 to play 18 holes, or $50 with a cart. For a non-resident, it’s $50 for 18 holes, or $65 with a cart. For more information call 435-615-5800 or go to http://www.parkcity.org/index.aspx?page=171.
WASATCH MOUNTAIN GOLF COURSE
At Wasatch Mountain’s Lake and Mountain courses, the cost for 18 holes is $47 on weekdays, $49 on weekends and holidays with a cart and $33 on weekdays, $35 on weekends walking. For more information call 435-654-0532.
Mountain Trails Foundation reports that some trails are muddy. The organization asks trail users to turn around if they start making ruts. For updates, visit mountain trails.org or http://www.facebook.com/mountaintrailsfoundation. For any trail maintenance concerns, email Rick at firstname.lastname@example.org .
As of Friday, all of Basin Recreation’s trails have occasional mud holes because of the recent rain. Please turn around if trails become too waterlogged. Backcountry trail condition reports will be updated regularly during mud season. For trail information or maintenance concerns, email Bob Radke at email@example.com or visit http://www.basinrecreation.org/trail_conditions.html.
WASATCH-CACHE NATIONAL FOREST
The Kamas Ranger District maintains trails and campgrounds in the Uinta Mountains east of Kamas. The Mirror Lake Highway is open, along with all lower campgrounds below Cobblerest. The campgrounds at Washington, Lilly and Lost lakes and Mirror Lake are also open. A recreational pass to use the forest is $6 for 1-3 days or $12 per week. Fees in established campgrounds range from $16 to $22 per day. For more information, go to http://www.fs.fed.us/wcnf/unit/kamas/index.shtml or call 435-783-4338.