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Rec Report



Even though winter conditions persist in northern Utah, Park City Mountain Resort is closed for the season. The resort is scheduled to begin its summer season on May 24. Go to or call (435) 649-8111 for more information.


Like Park City Mountain Resort, Canyons closed for the season April 14. Canyons’ summer season, featuring hiking and biking trails, Zip Tour adventures, outdoor dining and other activities, is scheduled to open June 13. For more information on Canyons Resort, visit or call (435) 888-CANYONS.


Deer Valley website’s countdown clock Tuesday morning showed that opening day (Dec. 7) was only 227 days, 15 hours, 48 minutes and 36 seconds away. In the meantime, there’s the summer season, which officially runs June 14-Sept. 2. For more information, and a schedule of upcoming events, visit or call (435) 649-1000.


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


The Silver Course at Soldier Hollow, near Midway, has opened for the season. The Gold Course and driving range will open when conditions permit. Green fees are $16.50 for nine holes, $33 for 18. For tee times, call (435) 654-7442 or visit


Mountain Trails reports snow and mud on most lower-elevation trails including Round Valley and Masonic Hill. Most higher-elevation trails are still snowpacked. Areas of the McLeod Creek Trail between Holiday Ranch Loop Road and Meadows Drive have been badly eroded by the adjacent stream. City staff is working with the Army Corps of Engineers and others to address the erosion and repair the trail bedding. A fence will be erected to protect trail users from the damaged areas. Please use caution in this area. For updates, visit mountain or . For any trail maintenance concerns, email Rick at


The Short Stack, Road to WOS and Short Ribs trails are still snowpacked. There is extensive mud on Bad Apple. Stealth, Blackhawk, Crazy 8’s, Fink Again, The Graduate, South Canyon and 24-7 at Jeremy Ranch are open but muddy in places. All other Basin Rec summer trails are currently closed because of snow and mud. For trail information or maintenance concerns, email Bob Radke at or visit .


Off-season rates are in effect at the Park City Golf Club until May 24. The cost for a resident (living within the Park City School District boundaries) is $26 to play 18 holes, or $41 with a cart. For a non-resident, it’s $30 for 18 holes, or $45 for a cart. For more information call (435) 615-5800 or go to


The Lake Course has opened for the season. The Mountain Course will open when conditions allow. The cost for 18 holes is $33 on weekdays, $35 on weekends and holidays. For more information call (435) 654-0532 or go to


The Kamas Ranger District maintains several cross-country ski and snowmobile trails in the Uinta Mountains east of Kamas. The Beaver Creek Trail is closed for the season. Some cross-country skiers are still driving on S.R. 150 to the gate at Mile Marker 15 and skiing from there. The Mirror Lake Highway is typically closed to summer traffic beyond Mile Marker 15 until early June. For more information, go to or call (435) 783-4338.

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