REC REPORT – May 16, 2009
May 15, 2009
Local recreation conditions
PARK CITY MOUNTAIN RESORT
Summer 2009 operations are scheduled to begin next Friday, May 22. Activities include the Alpine Coaster, Alpine Slide, ZipRider, Legacy Launcher, Miniature Golf and the Little Miners’ Park. For more information, please visit http://www.parkcitymountain.com or call (800) 222-PARK.
THE CANYONS RESORT Summer activities are scheduled to start on June 19. Please visit http://www.thecanyons.com for more information.
The resort will re-open for mountain biking, hiking and scenic rides on June 19. The Community Concert Series at Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater begins June 24. For more information, call (435) 649-2000 or visit http://www.deervalley.com .
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PARK CITY ICE ARENA
The Park City Ice Arena offers public skating, drop-in time slots for different age groups, speed skating drop-in, Learn-to-Curl classes, Adult Skills & Drills classes and Stick & Puck sessions. The monthly schedule is available online at http://www.parkcityice.org.
UTAH OLYMPIC PARK Adventure awaits at Utah Olympic Park. Come up to the park end enjoy an expert-guided tour of the 2002 Olympic Winter Games venue. Tours are offered daily at the top of the hour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ($7 for adults, $5 for seniors/youth, $25 for a family of five). Take ride on the Xtreme Zipline the world’s steepest zipline operates weekends 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. ($20 single ride; $10 second ride). Explore the 2002 Olympic Winter Games and Alf Engen Ski History museums. Utah Olympic Park is open daily 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; admission is free. Visit olyparks.com or call (435) 658-4200 for more information.
PARK CITY GOLF CLUB
The Park City Golf Club is open. Basic rates for 18 holes are $46 for residents with a cart or $32 walking. For non-residents, fees are $57 with a cart or $43 walking. Nine holes are $16/$23 (walking/cart) for residents and $21.50/$28.50 for non-residents. Season passes are $990. For more information, call 615-5800 or visit http://www.parkcitygolfclub.org .
SOLDIER HOLLOW GOLF COURSE The course at Soldier Hollow is open. The cost for 18 holes is $42 with a cart or $29 walking. Seniors 62 and older pay $37 with a cart Monday through Friday, or walk the course for $24. Juniors 17 and under pay $35 with a cart or $22 to walk. For more information call 654-7442.
WASATCH MOUNTAIN GOLF COURSE The course is open for the spring season. Green fees for 18 holes are $42 with a cart or $29 without a cart. Seniors (62 and older) pay $37 with a cart Monday through Friday, or walk the course for $24. Juniors (17 and under) pay $35 with a cart or $22 walking. For more information, call 654-0532.
MOUNTAIN DELL GOLF COURSE
The Mountain Dell Canyon and Lake Courses are open. Fees for 18 holes are $27 walking and $40 with a cart; for 9 nines, fees are $15 walking and $21.50 with a cart. For more information, call (801) 582-3812 or visit http://www.slc-golf.com .
CITY AND BASIN TRAILS REPORT
As of May 15, all hard-surface trails are in great condition; lower elevation trails are almost all dry. There is still snow/mud on higher-elevation trails. When accessing public trails, please be aware and respectful of neighborhoods and private property. Park only in designated trail parking areas, keep dogs leashed at all times and keep noise levels to a minimum. Park City is extremely lucky to have a world-class trail network, most of which falls within private property and open spaces. Future trails depend on your cooperation. For a list of trail conditions, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org and http://www.mountaintrails.org .