PARK CITY MOUNTAIN RESORT
On Friday morning, PCMR was reporting a 64-inch base. The resort has received 158 inches of snow to date, with seven inches in the past 48 hours. At PCMR, 115 of 116 runs were open Friday (50 groomed), along with all four parks, one pipe, all nine bowls and all 16 lifts. Go to http://www.parkcitymountain.com or call (435) 649-8111 for more information.
At Canyons, 154 of 179 trails were open Friday (54 groomed), along with all five bowls. All 19 lifts were running. The resort is reporting 165 inches of snow year to date, with a 48-inch base at mid-mountain and a 69-inch base at the summit, and 12 inches of new snow in the past three days. For more information on the Canyons Resort, visit http://www.thecanyons.com or call (435) 888-CANYONS.
DEER VALLEY RESORT
Deer Valley is reporting a 62-inch base, with seven inches of new snow in the past 48 hours. All of the resort’s 21 lifts are running, serving 97 of 100 runs and all seven bowls. For more information on lifts and trails, and a schedule of upcoming events, 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 winter Comet Bobsled Rides and Rocket Skeleton Rides are now open for the winter season. Reservations are highly recommended. For more information and availability please call 435-658-4200 or visit http://www.UtahOlympicLegacy.com.
Soldier Hollow, near Midway, offers cross-country skiing for beginners to experts on the site of the 2002 Olympics. The trails are open daily from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. On Friday, Soldier Hollow had 14 groomed trails totaling 31K, with other trails open but not regroomed. Soldier Hollow also has Utah’s longest (1,200-foot) tubing lanes, which come with lift service, lights and a sound system. For more information, call (435) 654-2002 or visit http://www.soldierhollow.com.
Mountain Trails is reporting excellent skiing, with all the Round Valley trails groomed Thursday, Jan. 31, except Silver Quinn and Barrel Roll. The Rail Trail Connector and the Rail Trail from Bonanza to Richardson Flat are also groomed. For updates, visit mountain trails.org or http://www.facebook.com/mountaintrailsfoundation . For any trail maintenance concerns, email Rick at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Basin Rec is reporting good coverage, with all trails groomed Wednesday, Jan. 30, except Ecker Hill and the Woods at Parley’s Lane. For trail information or maintenance concerns, email Bob Radke at email@example.com or visit http://www.basinrecreation.org/trail_conditions.html .
WHITE PINE TOURING
White Pine Touring operates a 20K+ cross-country ski center in the heart of Park City, with 3K, 5K and 10K+ loops perfect for the beginner, intermediate and advanced classic or skate skier. For information, go to http://www.whitepinetouring.com or call (435) 649-6249.
GORGOZA TUBING PARK
Gorgoza Park, owned and operated by Park City Mountain Resort, is scheduled to run 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: Feb. 16-18, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Feb. 19-22, noon to 8 p.m.; April 5-7, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Ticket are $8 for one ride, $22 for two hours and $33 for four hours. For more information, call (435) 658-2648.
WASATCH-CACHE NATIONAL FOREST
The Kamas Ranger District maintains several cross-country ski and snowmobile trails in the Uinta Mountains east of Kamas. The 5-mile groomed Beaver Creek Trail parallels S.R. 150 and is accessible from a number of parking areas along the highway. Dogs are allowed on this trail only on odd-numbered days. For more information, go to http://www.fs.fed.us/wcnf/unit/kamas/index.shtml and select the "winter trails" link or call (435) 783-4338.
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A group of people that appeared to largely represent Park City’s development and real estate industries joined family members of the late United Park City Mines President Hank Rothwell on Wednesday as a road was named in his honor. It was a tribute to a key figure in the great growth battles of the 1990s.