Rec Report, March 29, 2017
PARK CITY MOUNTAIN
As of Tuesday morning, Park City Mountain Resort had 36 of 41 lifts and 312 of 336 runs open. The resort reports seven inches of snow in the last 48 hours and 402 total inches of snow this season. The base depth is 67 inches. The resort is scheduled to close on April 16. Go to ParkCityMountain.com or call 435-649-8111 for more information.
DEER VALLEY RESORT
As of Tuesday morning, Deer Valley Resort had 21 of 21 lifts and 100 of 101 runs open. The resort reports seven inches of snow in the last 48 hours and 414 total inches of snow this season. The base depth is 104 inches. The resort is scheduled to close on April 16. For details on the resort’s winter activities and season passes, visit DeerValley.com or call 435-649-1000.
SOLITUDE MOUNTAIN RESORT
As of Tuesday morning, Solitude Mountain Resort has 7 of 8 lifts and 62 of 77 runs open. The resort is scheduled to close on April 16. For information on discounted lift tickets and season passes as well as details on the resort’s winter activities, please visit skisolitude.com or call 801-534-1400.
JEREMY RANCH NORDIC CENTER
All trails at Jeremy Ranch Nordic Center were closed for the season on March 13. For more information, go to http://www.utahnordic.com.
WHITE PINE NORDIC CENTER
White Pine operates a Nordic ski center on the Park City Golf Course. The White Pine Nordic Center’s three-kilometer, five-kilometer and Farm Loops are closed for the season. For more information, visit WhitePineTouring.com.
Soldier Hollow’s cross-country ski trails closed for the season on March 19. For more information, call 435-654-2002 or visit http://www.soldierhollow.com.
Gorgoza Park is still open for tubing. The normal hours for the park are 12-8 p.m. on 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. The park is scheduled to close on April 2. For more information, call 435-658-2648 or visit http://www.gorgozapark.com.
UTAH OLYMPIC PARK
Museum tours are available every day of the week. The Winter Comet Bobsled opened on Friday, Nov. 25. Information on the Park’s summer programs is available online. Registration for the programs will open on April 1. For more information and availability please call 435-658-4200 or visit UtahOlympicLegacy.com.
Mountain Trails Foundation maintains trails in the Round Valley area, at Park City Mountain and Deer Valley, on the Rail Trail, and other areas around Summit County. Trails are good for snow biking. For updates, visit MountainTrails.org or Facebook.com/MountainTrailsFoundation. For any trail maintenance concerns, email Rick at email@example.com.
Basin Recreation maintains a busy trail maintenance schedule during the winter months, grooming over 17 miles of trails for cross country skiing, walking, biking, and more. An updated grooming report can be found at http://basinrecreation.org/grooming_report.html#top. For trail information or maintenance concerns, email Phares Gines, at firstname.lastname@example.org. To receive Basin Recreation’s grooming notifications, email email@example.com.
UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER
As of Tuesday morning, the avalanche danger level was considerable. For more updates, go to utahavalanchecenter.org or call the advisory hotline at (888) 999-4019.
WASATCH-CACHE NATIONAL FOREST
The Heber-Kamas Ranger District maintains trails and campgrounds in the Uinta Mountains east of Kamas. The Mirror Lake Highway is officially closed to traffic for the season, but is groomed for snowmobiles. The Beaver Creek Ski Trail is ready for use, but only the lower half has been groomed recently. For more information, go to FS.USDA.gov/uwcnf or call 435-783-4338.
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