The PayDay, First Time, 3 Kings and Bonanza and the two conveyor lifts located in the "Learner Zone" are open. The resort has received 41 inches of snow to date and has seven runs open (five groomed), along with one park. The base has a snow depth of 24 inches. Current lift-ticket prices are full day: adult ($68), youth ($45) and seniors ($50). Half-day prices are adult ($47) and youth ($28). Go to www.parkcitymountainresort.com or call (435) 649-8111 for more information.
The Waldorf Gondola and Sweet Pea, Short Cut, Saddleback Express, High Meadow and the Red Pine Gondola are open for the start of the winter season at Canyons. The resort reported 42 inches of snow to date, with an 18-inch base depth at mid-mountain. For more information on lift-ticket prices or any information on the Canyons, visit www.thecanyons.com or call (435) 888-CANYONS.
DEER VALLEY RESORT
The opening day for the 2012-13 season is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 8. For more information and a schedule of upcoming events, call (435) 649-1000 or visit www.deervalley.com .
UTAH OLYMPIC PARK
The Utah Olympic Park is open daily, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Guided tours on the hour from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Museums are free to explore. Comet Bobsled and Rocket Ride reservations open Nov. 1 for rides starting on Nov 23.
SOLDIER HOLLOW CROSS COUNTRY
For more information on cross-country skiing at Soldier Hollow, call (435) 654-2002 or visit www.soldierhollow.com.
According to a post on the Mountain Trails Foundation Facebook page on Tuesday, "Grooming efforts are on hold in Round Valley and on the Rail Trail. Think snow, we will pick up the efforts when conditions permit." For information on Mountain Trails Foundation trail updates, visit www.facebook.com/mountaintrailsfoundation . For any trail information or maintenance concerns, email Rick at email@example.com.
For trail information or maintenance concerns, email Bob Radke at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.basinrecreation.org/trail_conditions.html .
WHITE PINE TOURING
The 5K track at White Pine is down to about a kilometer of skiable snow, according to Nordic director Ben Fick. Fick said he planned to work on shoveling and grooming Friday afternoon. To contact the Nordic center for information on cross-country skiing with White Pine Touring, call (435) 649-6249.
Kamas Ranger District/Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
For more information on Mirror Lake Highway (State Road 150) or Wolf Creek Pass (State Road 35), call (435) 783-4338.
GORGOZA TUBING PARK
Gorgoza Park, owned and operated by Park City Mountain Resort, is scheduled to open for the early season Nov. 21-25, noon to 8 p.m., conditions permitting. The regular season is scheduled to run from Dec. 1 through April 7. The scheduled hours of operation are: Saturday and Sunday, noon to 8 p.m.; Monday through Friday 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Extended holiday hours are as follows: Dec. 22 through Jan. 6, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Jan. 19 through 21, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Feb. 16 through 18, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Feb. 19 through 22, noon to 8 p.m.; April 5 through 7, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Regular-season ticket costs are: $8 for one ride, $22 for two hours and $33 for four hours. For more information on Gorgoza Park, call (435) 658-2648. No reservations accepted.