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REC REPORT – Jan. 13, 2009

Local recreation conditions

PARK CITY MOUNTAIN RESORT

As of Jan. 19, PCMR is reporting 16 lifts open, servicing 97 runs, 31 groomed. Base depth is 42 inches. Eight bowls, zero pipe and three parks are open. Lifts run 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and the Alpine Coaster is open from noon to 4 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.parkcitymountain.com or call 800-222-PARK.

THE CANYONS RESORT

As of Jan. 19, The Canyons Resort is reporting 17 lifts open, servicing 129 runs, 36 groomed. Three bowls and five halfpipes are open. The mid-mountain base depth is 35 inches. The summit base depth is 44 inches. For more information, visit http://www.thecanyons.com or call 888-CANYONS.

DEER VALLEY

As of Jan. 19, Deer Valley is reporting 21 lifts open, servicing 97 runs. Six of seven bowls are open. The snow depth is 44 inches. Lifts run 9 a.m.-4:15 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.deervalley.com or call 435-649-1000.

WHITE PINE TOURING

All 5km of the Back Nine on the golf course, 3km on the Front Nine and 10km on The Farm are open and groomed. For more information, visit http://www.whitepinetouring.com or call 435-649-6249.

SOLDIER HOLLOW

Soldier Hollow has 28km of track groomed for classic and skate cross-country skiing. Soldier Hollow is also open for tubing and snowshoeing. For more information, call 435-654-2002 or visit. http://www.soldierhollow.com.

UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER

The Utah Avalanche Center is issuing intermittent advisories at http://www.utahavalanchecenter.org and on its toll-free hotline, 1-888-999-4019. Hikers, snowshoers, early skiers and riders, and hunters still heading into the high country should avoid steep blanketed and drifted slopes in the higher elevations. This includes the Wasatch and Bear River ranges, the Wasatch Plateau, and particularly the Uinta Mountains, which seem primed for the greatest accumulations and wind.

WASATCH-CACHE NATIONAL FOREST

Mirror Lake Highway 150 and Highway 35 are closed. For more information call 435-783-4338.

UTAH OLYMPIC PARK The Utah Olympic Park is open daily 10 a.m.-6 p.m., with two free museums, self-guided tours and athlete training. Expert guided tours of the Olympic venue run daily 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Reservations for the winter Comet Bobsled ride may be made online or by calling 435-658-4206. Scenic chairlift rides are available during Nordic ski jumping training. Visit http://www.olyparks.com for more info or call 435-658-4200.

CITY AND BASIN TRAILS

Mountain Trails offers a 12K track at Round Valley and has groomed the Rail Trail from Bonanza to 248. A total of 20 kilometers has been groomed in the Synderville Basin area. For current trail conditions, visit http://www.mountaintrails.org or http://www.basinrecreation.org . For any trail maintenance concerns, email Rick at rick@mountaintrails.org or Bob at bradke@basinrecreation.org .

GORGOZA PARK

The park offers seven tubing lanes, mini-snowmobile rides and tubing carousel for children ages six and younger. It is open from 1 to 8 p.m. on Mondays through Fridays and noon-8 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Special holiday hours are listed on its website. For more information, visit http://www.gorgozapark.com or call 435-658-2648.


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