PARK CITY MOUNTAIN RESORT
On Tuesday morning, PCMR was reporting a 73-inch base. The resort has received 215 inches of snow to date this season, but no new snow in the past 24 hours. At PCMR, all 16 lifts were open Tuesday serving 111 of 116 runs (48 groomed), four parks, two pipes, and seven of nine bowls. Go to http://www.parkcitymountain.com or call (435) 649-8111 for more information.
At Canyons, 155 of 179 trails were open Tuesday (51 groomed), along with all five bowls. All 19 lifts were in operation. The resort is reporting 233 inches of snow so far this season, with a 59-inch base at mid-mountain and a 79-inch base at the summit, but new snow in the past 24 hours. 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 74-inch base, with five inches of new snow in the past 72 hours. All of the resort’s 21 lifts are running, serving all 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 closed for the season. The summer bobsled opens in mid-May. For more information and availability please call 435-658-4200 or visit http://www.UtahOlympicLegacy.com.
The Soldier Hollow cross-country and tubing area, near Midway, is now closed for the season. The office is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call (435) 654-2002 or visit http://www.soldierhollow.com.
Unseasonably warm temperatures in early March have put an end to cross-country skiing on most local trails. If you’re walking, running or riding, go out before 8 a.m. to avoid damaging wet trails. 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 Recreation reports that grooming on all cross-country ski trails is finished for the year. Many summer trails are closed until they dry out, including Glenwild, 24-7 Redhawk, Fink Again, Bad Apple, The Graduate and Cobblestone. The following trails are open, but hikers/bikers are asked to turn around if then encounter mud: Blackhawk, Stealth, and 24-7 at the Jeremy Ranch Road end. 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 has stopped grooming its trails for the season. 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. There will be extended hours on April 5-7 from 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 Beaver Creek Trail has not been groomed for the past two weeks and the snow is melting fast. Some cross-country skiers are driving on S.R. 150 to the gate at Mile Marker 15 and skiing from there. 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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