REC REPORT – May 27, 2009 |

REC REPORT – May 27, 2009


Resort base activities including the Alpine Coaster, Alpine Slide, ZipRider, Legacy Launcher, Miniature Golf and the Little Miners’ Park are open from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Lift-served hiking and biking operate from 1 to 5:30 p.m. For more information, please visit or call (800) 222-PARK.

THE CANYONS RESORT Farmers’ Markets have begun and take place every Wednesday from noon to 6 p.m. in the cabriolet parking lot. Summer activities, including scenic gondola rides, mountain biking, hiking and alpine disc golf, are scheduled to start on June 19. The Saturday Summer Concerts series begins June 18. Please visit or call 649-5400 for more information.


The resort will open for mountain biking, hiking and scenic rides on June 19. Kids’ summer adventure camps begin June 15 and Royal Street CafĂ© opens June 19. The Community Concert Series at Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater begins June 24. For more information, call (435) 649-1000 or visit


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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

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 or call (435) 658-4200 for more information.


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 .

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.


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 .


In honor of National Trails Day, local open space advocates are hosting a celebration on Saturday, June 6, at 8 a.m. at the Chamber Visitors Center on Hwy 224. Join local organizations for breakfast, trail maintenance projects, and a Stand On Your Land celebration featuring food, live music, art, prizes, and eco-activities. Members of the city and county open space advisory committees will be on hand to lead events and explain how open space bond monies have been spent. For more information or