"The Greatest Snow on Earth"

  • Ski only resort
  • Limited number of skiers on slopes
  • Luxury ski resort with a focus on the finer details 
  • Ranked #1 Overall Resort in North America 2018 & consistently ranked #1 in guest service among North American ski resorts by SKI magazine
  • 45 mins transfer from Salt Lake City airport

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Deer Valley Resort summary

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  • Deer Valley Resort is a ski only resort, no snowboarders allowed!
  • With first class amenities, they ensure you have an unmatched experience on your ski holiday. Deer Valley Resort understands that the finer details make all the difference including:
  • Uniformed ski valets
  • Complimentary overnight & daytime ski storage
  • Groomed-to-perfection ski runs
  • Waterproof piste maps
  • Award-wining cuisine & wine lists
  • Childcare on site
  • High quality lodging by the slopes
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  • Lift ticket sales are capped daily to limit the number of people on the slopes, to ensure a quality ski experience for guests, quiet slopes & to keep the snow in great condition.
  • Deer Valley Resort has 3 main interconnected ski areas, each with express lifts & lodging options: Snow Park Village with the ski school, Silverlake mid mountain & Empire Canyon further up the mountain.
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  • Deer Valley has a wonderful ski school offering private lessons, group lessons & kids club lessons, so your child will love skiing for life!
  • Park City town is just 5 mins away & offers bars, restaurants, night clubs, plus independent shops. Many Deer Valley properties offer luxury Cadillac on call transportation or you can use the shuttle bus.


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What's new

What's new at Deer Valley Resort?

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  • Starting in 2022, The Snow Park Lodge base area will be redeveloped with a ski beach, perfect for apres ski & watching the sunset.
  • There will also be new restaurants, skier services & accommodation, plus a new integrated transportation hub.
  • US $7.6 million of capital improvements for 2019 / 2020 including: new RFID technology for electronic lift ticket scanning, new digital signage at base lodges showing grooming conditions, lift operations & guest transportation fleet improvements, including shuttle buses and Cadillac vehicles.
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  • Deer Valley Resort  invests US $8.1m capital improvements for the 2018 / 2019 ski season:
  • The Homestake chairlift from Silver Lake Village to Bald Eagle Mountain will be replaced with a new detachable high-speed quad chairlift, halving ride time & increasing uphill skier capacity.
  • Upgrades to resort day lodges, recycling & grooming fleet.



Deer Valley Resort piste classification


Deer Valley Resort terrain

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  • 103 trail runs
  • 27% Beginner  
  • 41% Intermediate 
  • 32% Expert/Advanced
  • Longest run in Deer Valley: 2.8 miles
  • Terrain parks: none
  • Deer Valley is a ski only resort, no snowboarders allowed!
  • Deer Valley Resort has 6 interconnected ski mountains: Little Baldy Peak, Bald Eagle, Bald, Flagstaff, Empire & Lady Morgan.
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  • Flagstaff, Little Baldy Peak & Bald Eagle Mountain consist mostly of beginner & intermediate ski runs with a few advanced runs.
  • Deer Valley Resort prides itself on its grooming with dedicated teams working in multiple overnight shifts to comb the ski slopes to high standards its guests expect. Check out the daily grooming report "Inside Edge" to find out which ski runs have the freshest corduroy each morning.
  • Test your skills on Bald Eagle's "Champion" ski run, from the 2002 Olympics & Freestyle world cup. 
  • Lady Morgan, Empire and Bald Mountain have fantastic mixed ability terrain from cruisy blues to double diamond advanced / expert level runs.
  • Try skiing the challenging expert bowls at the top of Bald Mountain and Empire  or the steep chutes in Empire Canyon.
  • There are also 930 acres of gladed tree skiing to be explored.

Piste Map

Deer Valley Resort piste map 

Deer Valley Resort Winter Trail Map

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Lifts / Snowfall / Elevation

Deer Valley Resort lifts


    Deer Valley Resort snowfall & elevation

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    Deer Valley Resort has 21 lifts:

    • 13 x high-speed detachable quad lift
    • 1 x high-speed gondola
    • 5 x triple chair lifts 
    • 2 x double chair lifts 
    • Deer Valley average annual Snowfall: 300 inches / 7.6 m
    • See latest Deer Valley snow report
    • Base Elevation: 6,570ft / 2,003 m
    • Peak Elevation: 9,570ft / 2,917 m
    • Vertical Rise: 3,000ft / 914 m

    Apres Ski

      Deer Valley Resort apres ski

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      Deer Valley ski resort:

      • Fireside Dining offers a unique experience featuring 4 courses each served from a stone fireplace including raclette, soups, salads & stews, roast lamb & the highlight - chocolate fondue! Before dinner snowshoe treks or horse drawn sleigh rides available.
      • The Seafood Buffet in Snow Park Lodge offers contemporary american fare including fresh fish, seafood & piles of crab & oysters of course, plus carvery & vegetable specials, prime rib & homemade desserts.
      • Silver Lake is home to Mariposa, Deer Valley's premier restaurant, ranked #1 in Utah by Zagat Restaurant Guide for food & service. Dine on a mix of classic & contemporary cuisine in rustic elegance. Tasting menus & private dining room, plus award winning wine list.

      Recommended Deer Valley Resort restaurants which Chalets USA have been to:

      • Fireside Dining in Empire Canyon Lodge has never ending courses of your choice served by chefs over several fireplaces including Raclette with all the trimmings, roast lamb, hearty stews & chocolate fondue!
      • Brass Tag located in the Lodges at Deer Valley near the Snow Park base area features brick oven cuisine including seared meats, seafood, pizzettes & locally sourced produce.
      • Deer Valley Grocery Cafe for delicious light lunch, pastries & espresso coffee drinks plus they sell grocery items, alocholic beverages & house prepared meals for you to devour in your self-catered lodging.
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      Park City town - just 5 minutes from Deer Valley ski resort:

      • In Park City town there are so many independent restaurants to choose from: "Shabu" has a fun atmosphere & offers asian fusion food, Fletcher's on Main Street or "Grappa" Italian fine dining.
      • The "High West Whiskey & Vodka Distillery" is a lively spot for whiskly tasting, apres ski cocktails & dinner. Later head to the famous "No name bar" for more frivolities.
      • Later in the evening, check out Park City Live with its live bands & DJs or try "O P Rockwell's" cocktail lounge or the "Downstairs" lounge bar.

        Recommended Park City town restaurants which Chalets USA have been to:

        • Mustang on Main Street was voted one of Utah's top 10 restaurants.
        • Ruth's Chris steak house inside the Hotel Park City.
        • Firewood you guessed it (!) cooks fresh dishes over a wood fire, plus Wahso asian cusine & Fletchers, all located on Main Street.
        • High West Whiskey & Vodka Distillery & Saloon in Park City town near the town lift for apres ski appetizers & cocktails.
        • No name bar on Main Street, Park City for drinks anytime.


          Deer Valley Resort, Park City activities & events



          Sleigh ride on your family snow ski holiday   Snowmobiling mountain activity in Deer Valley Park City USA
          • Make some wonderful memories in Deer Valley with special winter activities like beautiful scenic sleigh rides.
          • Or for a unique adventure, try dog sledding, snowmobiling or tubing in Deer Valley / Park City.
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          • Catch the winter events in Deer Valley, like the mogul freestyle championships.
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          • The Sundance Film Festival is world renowned & features independent filmakers showing independent films from around the world. The movies vary from animation to indigenous works to cult films. Also enjoy the live musical performances from film composers & cutting-edge media installations.  The festival is for ten days at the end of January / early February each ski season.


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