Rec Report, March 12, 2016
March 11, 2016
PARK CITY MOUNTAIN
As of Friday morning, Park City Mountain Resort had all 41 lifts and 321 runs open. The resort reports two inches of snow in the last 48 hours and 252 total inches of snow this season. The base depth is 49 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 100 of 101 runs are open as of Friday morning. The resort reports three inches of snow in the past 48 hours, a 63-inch base and 228 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. Classic tracks are shallow on the 3K and 5K loops and conditions are thin throughout. For more information, visit WhitePineTouring.com.
Soldier Hollow’s public cross-country skiing is now open. In total, eight kilometers of trails are open, with all 8K having been recently snowcat groomed as of Friday morning. The winter tubing season is underway as well. For more information, call 435-654-2002 or visit SoldierHollow.com .
JEREMY RANCH NORDIC
Nordic operations closed for the season on Feb. 29. For more information, visit TheJeremy.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. Grooming operations are on hold pending more snow. For updates, visit MountainTrails.org or Facebook.com/mountaintrailsfoundation . For any trail maintenance concerns, email Rick at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Basin Rec reports that trails are open for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and hiking. As of Friday, 16 kilometers of trails are open and 7K had been recently groomed. For trail information or maintenance concerns, email Bob Radke at email@example.com 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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