Rec Report, Oct. 4-7, 2014 |

Rec Report, Oct. 4-7, 2014


Park City Mountain Resort has switched to its late-season schedule. The resort will be open 1-6 p.m. Sunday to Friday and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays. Crescent Lift will be closed Monday-Thursday and Town Lift will be closed Monday-Friday. The resort will close for the summer on Oct. 19 and reopen for the winter season on Nov. 22. In its summer season, Park City Mountain Resort offers an Alpine Slide, Alpine Coaster, Zipline, lift-served mountain biking and much more. Go to or call 435-649-8111 for more information.


Canyons Resort will close for the summer on Oct. 5 and reopen for the winter season on Nov. 28. Canyons’ summer season features hiking and biking trails, Zip Tour adventures, outdoor dining and other activities. For more information on Canyons Resort, visit or call 888-CANYONS.


Deer Valley’s summer season has ended. The resort will open for the winter on Dec. 6. For details on the resort’s winter activities and season passes, visit or call 435-649-1000.


Fall activities at the Utah Olympic Park will run on Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. until Oct. 26. The summer bobsled rides, extreme and freestyle Ziplines, and Alpine Slide will be open on those days. Museum tours are still available every day of the week. For more information and availability please call 435-658-4200 or visit


At the Silver Course and Gold Course at Soldier Hollow, near Midway, greens fees are $33 for 18 holes without a cart, $47 with a cart. For tee times, call 435-654-7442 or visit


At the Park City Golf Course, 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 with a cart. For more information call 435-615-5800 or go to


At Wasatch Mountain’s Lake and Mountain courses, the cost for 18 holes is $47 on weekdays, $49 on weekends and holidays with a cart and $33 on weekdays, $35 on weekends walking. For more information call 435-654-0532.


Mountain Trails reports that all trails are available for recreational use. Watch out for mud after recent rain and please turn around if you start making ruts. The Tour des Suds, originally scheduled for Sept. 21, was postponed until Oct. 5 due to inclement weather. For updates, visit mountain or For any trail maintenance concerns, email Rick at .


All of Basin Recreation’s unpaved trails are ready to go, but please turn around when you encounter mud, especially after recent rainstorms. For trail information or maintenance concerns, email Bob Radke at or visit


The Kamas Ranger District maintains trails and campgrounds in the Uinta Mountains east of Kamas. The Mirror Lake Highway is still open, along with the following campgrounds: Mirror Lake (sites 65-79 only), Washington Lake, Shady Dell, Lower Provo, Shingle Creek and Yellow Pine. A recreational pass to use the forest is $6 for 1-3 days or $12 per week. Fees in established campgrounds range from $16 to $22 per day. For more information, go to or call 435-783-4338.

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