Rec Report, Dec. 27-30, 2014
PARK CITY MOUNTAIN RESORT
Park City Mountain Resort reports that, as of Friday morning, 11 lifts, serving 51 runs, 30 groomed, are currently open, as is one terrain park. The resort is reporting five inches of snow in the past 48 hours, 28 inches of snow at the base and 60 inches of snow so far this season. Go to http://www.parkcitymountain.com or call 435-649-8111 for more information.
As of Friday morning, Canyons Resort is reporting 10 inches of snow in the last 48 hours, a 38-inch base depth and 66 total inches so far this season. Seven lifts, serving 71 runs, are open. For more information on Canyons Resort, visit http://www.thecanyons.com or call 888-CANYONS.
DEER VALLEY RESORT
As of Friday morning, Deer Valley is reporting nine inches of snow in the past 48 hours, a 40-inch base and 50 inches of snow so far this season. Eighteen of 21 lifts and 54 of 101 runs are open, with 33 of those runs groomed. For details on the resort’s winter activities and season passes, visit http://www.deervalley.com or call 435-649-1000.
UTAH OLYMPIC PARK
The Comet bobsled rides opened for the winter on Nov. 28 and will run through the end of March. Museum tours are still available every day of the week. For more information and availability please call 435-658-4200 or visit http://www.UtahOlympicLegacy.com.
SOLDIER HOLLOW CROSS COUNTRY
Soldier Hollow, near Midway, offers cross-country skiing for beginners to experts on the site of the 2002 Olympics. The trails are open, but only about .83 kilometers are groomed and usable. Soldier Hollow also has Utah’s longest (1,200 foot) tubing lanes, which come with lift service, lights and a sound system. The tubing hill opened on a limited basis on Dec. 20. For more information, call 435-654-2002 or visit http://www.soldierhollow.com.
WHITE PINE TOURING
White Pine is reporting that, as of Friday morning, the 3 kilometers of the 5K course are groomed and ready for action. White Pine Touring operates a 20K+ cross-country ski center at Park City Golf Course, with 3K, 5K and 10K+ loops perfect for the beginner, intermediate and advanced classic or skate skier. For information, go to http://www.whitepinetouring.com or call 435-649-6249.
JEREMY RANCH NORDIC SKIING
The Jeremy Ranch Nordic Center is open to the public. For $14 a day, a non-member can ski on the trails operated by the club. After 2 p.m., the half-day rate is $10. A season pass costs $150 for an individual or $200 for a family. Lessons are also available. Prices for members are lower. Visit http://www.thejeremy.com for a complete list of rates and services.
Mountain Trails reports that grooming is still on hold for many of the trails. For updates, visit mountain trails.org or facebook.com/mountaintrailsfoundation. For any trail maintenance concerns, email Rick at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Basin Rec reports that no trails have been groomed in the past couple weeks. Many are ready for use, though, after recent snow. For trail information or maintenance concerns, email Bob Radke at email@example.com or visit http://www.basinrecreation.org/trail_conditions.html.
GORGOZA TUBING PARK
Gorgoza Park’s operating hours are 12-8 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays and 1-8 p.m. Monday-Friday. Tickets are $8 for one ride, $23 for two hours and $33 for four hours. For more information, call 435-658-2648 or visit http://www.gorgozapark.com.
The Youth Sports Alliance will host a team scramble golf tournament on June 3 at Victory Ranch in hopes of raising funds for its scholarships and youth programs.