Rec Report, Dec. 30, 2015
December 29, 2015
PARK CITY MOUNTAIN
As of Tuesday morning, Park City Mountain Resort had 35 of 40 lifts and 249 of 314 runs open. The resort reports two inches of snow in the last 48 hours and 126 total inches of snow this season. The base depth is 46 inches. Go to ParkCityMountain.com or call 435-649-8111 for more information.
DEER VALLEY RESORT
Deer Valley Resort has opened all 21 chairlifts and 97 of 101 runs are open as of Tuesday morning. The resort reports one inch of snow in the past 48 hours, a 60-inch base and 123 inches of snow so far this season. For details on the resort’s activities and season passes, visit DeerValley.com or call 435-649-1000.
UTAH OLYMPIC PARK
Museum tours are available every day of the week. Comet bobsled rides are now available. The drop tower, extreme zip line, winter tubing and adventure courses are also open. For more information and availability please call 435-658-4200 or visit UtahOlympicLegacy.com .
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WHITE PINE NORDIC CENTER
White Pine operates a Nordic ski center on the Park City Golf Course. The White Pine Nordic Center has its 3-kilometer and 5K loops open for skiers. The Farm is also open as of Tuesday morning. All trails have classic tracks set. For more information, visit WhitePineTouring.com.
Soldier Hollow’s public cross-country skiing is now open. In total, 22.5 kilometers of trails are open and have been recently groomed as of Tuesday morning. The winter tubing season began on Dec. 19. For more information, call 435-654-2002 or visit SoldierHollow.com .
Gorgoza Park’s normal hours are 12-8 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays and 1-8 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Tubing costs for those 42 inches and taller are $10 for a single ride, $28 for a two-hour ticket and $40 for a four-hour ticket. For more information, call 435-658-2648 or visit GorgozaPark.com .
Mountain Trails Foundation reports that trails are open for recreational use. Most of the Round Valley trails were groomed Monday and the Rail Trail is open out to S.R. 248. For updates, visit MountainTrails.org or Facebook.com/mountaintrailsfoundation . For any trail maintenance concerns, email Rick at email@example.com .
Basin Rec reports that trails are open for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and hiking. On Tuesday, 21 kilometers of trails were freshly groomed. Classic tracks are set on the Basin Rec 5K trail. For trail information or maintenance concerns, email Bob Radke at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit BasinRecreation.org/trail_conditions.html .
WASATCH-CACHE NATIONAL FOREST
The Kamas Ranger District maintains trails and campgrounds in the Uinta Mountains east of Kamas. The Mirror Lake Highway is now closed to vehicles. Trails have been groomed for snowmobiles and the Beaver Creek Ski Trail is also open to cross-country skiers. A recreational pass to use the forest is $6 for 1-3 days or $12 per week. Campgrounds are closed for the winter. For more information, go to FS.USDA.gov/uwcnf or call 435-783-4338.
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