Park City, Utah a camping and RVing treasure.
Park City, Utah is an amazing winter destination in the United States. Probably best known as major locations for the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics, Park City is also the main location for the Sundance Film Festival, is the home of the United States Ski Team, among other things. Despite its famous past and associations, Park City is one of the more accessible winter destinations in the Salt Lake City area.
Park City is comprised of three world-class ski resorts. The three resorts are Park City Mountain Resort, Deer Valley Resort, and Canyons Resort. All three of these resorts are a great destination by themselves, visitors to Park City can visit just one of these resorts or take an extended trip to encompass all three of the resorts.
Park City Mountain Resort is located just a half hour away from Salt Lake City, making it an easy destination to reach. This resort has an abundance of excellent powder, bowls and peaks. Park City has three terrain parks, and as many as 50 groomed runs. Families can also enjoy the excellent childrens classes.
Deer Valley is one of the top rated ski resorts in the country, and has consistently remained as one of the top ranked resorts. This resort is known for its excellent service. Visitors can enjoy the beautiful slopes, glade skiing, and many excellent amenities. Deer Valley has ten restaurants on the mountain, each offering delicious dining options.
Finally, Canyons Resort is the third of the Park City resorts, and also offers an excellent vacation destination. Canyons Resort has 4,000 acres of terrain. On the acreage of Canyons Resort visitors will find an amazing ski and snowboard experience on the 9 mountains, 5 bowls and 176 trails.
Visitors to Park City can enjoy watching world-class athletes train at Utah Olympic Park. In addition to watching the amazing athletes in training, visitors to the Utah Olympic Park can stop at the Alf Engen Ski History Museum, and the 2002 Eccles Winter Olympic Museum. Utah Olympic Park also offers visitors the chance to race down the track in a bobsled, and learn about the skeleton and luge.
Park City is not only an excellent winter destination, there is plenty of excitement and fun to be found during the summer as well. Summer visitors will find an amazing array of summer recreational opportunities at the three resorts, including biking, hiking, fishing, and golf. Visitors to Park City in the summer can also enjoy the alpine slide, hot air ballooning and much more.
Beyond the recreational opportunities throughout the summer and winter, Park City and the three resorts offer even more excitement. Park City's Main Street is filled with things to see and do. There are walking tours of Main Street, which details the very interesting history of the town. There are plenty of places to enjoy fine dining, and many excellent boutiques for shoppers to enjoy. Park City's Main Street also has an excellent nightlife.