Park City is the largest ski area in the USA with a huge amount of fantastic European style village to village skiing, combined with american powder snow, wide pistes & friendly service.
Park City town is vibrant with lively nightlife & many boutique shops, bars, restaurants & nightclubs along historic Main Street. Skiers & boarders staying in town can use the "Town lift" right on Main Street & can ski back to the base of the Town lift.
The canyons base area at Park City, now called "Canyons Village at Park City", has high quality ski in, ski out accommodation, right in the heart of the modern base village. Just 10 mins from Main Street Park City, Canyons Village has its own ski school & dining options, so is perfect for families who want everything close by.
Park City base area accesses Park City ski resort via the Payday, Crescent & Eagle lifts and is also home to the ski school. More moderate accommodation is available at this base area with some moderately priced, casual eateries.
Park City ski resort what's new?
For 2018 / 2019 Park CIty's Canyons base area adds "High Meadow family fun zone" at the top of the Red Pine gondola with expanded learning terrain, a new high speed quad lift & the new "Candy Cabin", creating a perfect area for beginners.
In 2019 the FIS World Championships will be held in Park City. The second largest international skiing & snowboarding event after the Olympic games will be taking place from Feb 1-10 2019 and Park City will be hosting the half pipe, slopestyle snowboarding & freeskiing.
New FREE guided ski tour for 17/18 - for intermediate & above skiers the Silver to Slopes historic mining tour explores the mountain showing guests the hidden relics scattered across the resort & gives you insider tips on where to ski & ride. Read more on Park City's new tour here.
17/18 new enclosed surface lift & beginner trail at the Park City base area to enhance your learning experience.
Unprecedented $50 million dollar investment in lifts & restaurants at Park City & Canyons in 15/16 season!
New "Quicksilver Gondola" links the 2 ski resorts creating the largest ski resort in the USA called Park City & is an 8 person high speed 2 way gondola.
Canyons base village now renamed Canyons Village at Park City.
Park City upgrades to Kingcon & Motherlode lifts, new Park City Snow Hut restaurants & upgrades to the Summit House restaurant, new expansion of Red Pine Lodge restaurant for 15/16 ski season.
Sleigh rides, dog sledding, snowmobiling, tubing & mini snowmobiles are memorable Winter activities to enjoy with all the family in the Park City area.
Sundance Film Festival
Robert Redford's Sundance Film Festival is a huge celebration of independent filmakers.
Viewings of independent films from across the world, in many languages & genres from animation to indigenous works to cult films.
Live music performances from solo performers to film composers & cutting-edge media installations.
Held for 10 days at the end of January each year.
Recommended Park City restaurants which Chalets USA have been to:
Park City town:
Mustang voted in 10 top Utah restaurants, Main Street
Ruth's Chris steak house in the Hotel Park City
Firewood for fresh dishes cooked over a wood fire, Main Street
Wahso asian cusine, Main Street
Fletchers on Main Street
High West Whiskey & Vodka Distillery & Saloon in Park City town for apres & drinks - ski in!
No name bar in Park City town for drinks, Main Street
Canyons base area:
The Farm at the canyons base area for fine dining
Red Tail Grill in Grand Summit at canyons
Drafts Sports bar & grill in canyons for casual burgers
Powder restaurant in Waldorf Estoria canyons for breakfast
Restaurants in Park City recommended by Chalets USA clients:
Canyons base area:
"The Farm restaurant has a great menu. Bit pricey but very good food." Heggie Jan 2017
"The Farm, a restaurant adjacent to the grand Summit, locally sources and creatively prepared organic meals- very highly recommended." Plunkett 2016
Town of Park City:
"Flannigans was good value for money" Jo, Feb 2018
"Yuki Yama had great sushi and most of it was even gluten free, perfect for me! No name bar also a good hotspot" Jenny Feb 2018
"High West Distillery" Tony Jan 2017
"The Wasatch Brewery - good food & beer, Handle - nice as it did tapas style food rather than the usual huge plates you get in the US!, Cisero's Italian restaurant was good. The other good bar was No Name Saloon." Gwyneth Jones 2016.
"All restaurants provide free water. On mountain dining is a mixed bag. Excellent food in huge quantities at "Cloud Dine" Their salads are the best - easily enough for two. Great hot chocolates too." Heggie 2017