10 Fun Facts About the Uinta National Forest

Within a 25-minute car ride from Park City lies the Uinta National Forest. Located primarily in Northern Utah with smaller parts extending into southwestern Wyoming and South East Idaho, the Uinta National Forest is a treasure of streams, waterfalls, mountains and more. In 2007, the Uinta National Forest merged with the Wasatch-Cache National Forest and is now managed as the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest. The combined forests span some 2.4 million acres, with the Uinta portion making up about 40% or…

8 Fall Day Trips from Park City

As summer gives way to fall, you may find yourself seeking an adventure of a different color. Well, simply head out on a quick day trip from Park City. Mountain peaks, rushing rivers and pastoral fields of wildflowers will start to give way to spectacular fall colors. These easy day trips make for a memorable way to spend a morning or afternoon. Fly Fishing the Provo River Head on out to the Blue-Ribbon awarded Provo River for a day of fly…

Another reason it’s nice to have a hiking guide

The Wasatch Mountains make up the back drop of Park City. While hiking on the trails you’ll pass edible plants as well as many poisonous plants.  The toxic beauty you’ll surely encounter at lower elevations, is Death Camas. Small cream and yellow star shaped flowers accent the thin grass like foliage. This plant superficially looks like wild onion but ingesting even two bulbs can cause a miserable death. Your demise begins with profuse sweating. the discomfort progresses to nausea, vomiting…

10 Flipping Fabulous Park City Group Activities for Summer

There is plenty of summer fun to be had here in Park City for groups of all sizes. Whether you are a corporate group of 100+ or a big family reunion, you have come to the right town. These 11 Park City group activities are sure to keep a big smile on everyone’s face. Corporate Groups vs. Casual Groups If you’ve been tasked with planning your corporate conference or event, you may have your work cut out for you. But…

4 Best Utah River Rafting Day Trips

We might be the second driest state in the USA but that doesn’t mean that Utah river rafting is anything short of spectacular. Our rivers have been carving their way through the Utah landscape for thousands of years, which is what makes rafting them so beautiful. Winter snow is the primary source of water, so flows vary year to year and season to season. For this reason, it’s good to consult with an expert or check flows before heading out…

Whitewater rafting on the Mighty Weber River is awesome

  White water comes in all shapes and sizes and a scale of I to V classifies these swift waters. For those who are new to rafting here is how we classify the difficulty of the white water.   Class I: Slow to fast moving water. Some small waves and ripples along the way. Not many obstructions and obstructions are easily visible. *The lower Provo River south of Park City is a great example of this class of white water.*…

How to Find Solitude in Park City, Utah

The cat is out of the bag and the beans have long been spilled. Park City is an awesome place to be, which means that town has gotten a bit more crowded. Though traffic is thicker and our favorite restaurants are busier, that doesn’t mean solitude can’t be found. In fact, we still consider Park City a great place to find solitude. Solitude Matters In our hustle-bustle, hyper-connected world, a few quiet moments alone in nature are a coveted necessity….

What we love about Park City

What we love about our little mountain town The saying around Park City goes something like this… You first come here to ski the Utah champagne powder but end up staying for the summer. Our backyard consists of the largest ski area in the United States with over 7,000 skiable acres, 450 miles of single track trails and a vibrant Historic main street. During Sundance Film Festival you’re apt to see more stars than the dark night skies that we…

5 Picture Perfect Summer Days in Park City

With 229 sunny days per year and an average high of 82° in July, it’s not difficult to have perfect summer days in Park City, Utah. Humidity is ideal for outdoor activities—typically between 20 and 40%. And there are food options to suit every taste (and work back in those calories you just burned!). Be sure to take in some leisure time in the mountains as well. Park City has something for everyone, and we’ve planned 5 perfect days that…

Fun Conference Activities that Make Your Event Truly Memorable

In many sectors, Spring means conference season. After a half day of intensive working and learning, it’s nice to have some down time. After all, you don’t want your conference to be all work and no play. Incorporating some fun conference activities can be great for promoting networking with attendees and encouraging them to want to come to your even. That said, you don’t want to spend a lot of your free time planning extra curriculars. Are you planning a conference in Park…