How to Ski and Snowboard Park City Like a Pro

If you are a skiing or snowboarding aficionado, you have to check out all that Park City has to offer! This charming town has so much culture and skiing history elements that are incorporated into small details throughout the city. You will even find that Park City pays homage to their participation in the 2002 Winter Olympic Games with flags, statues, rings, and symbols throughout the town. So you could say that winter sports such as skiing and snowboarding are a big deal in this fun town! Check out all of our tips below on how to navigate these winter sports in Park City like a pro!

Silhouetted skier enjoying powder, bluebird day in Wasatch Mountains near Park City, Utah, USA.

For all the skiers and snowboarders looking for some fun and adventure, but don’t feel like bringing a closet full of equipment with them, not to worry! Park City is equipped with everything you could possibly need when it comes to winter sports, from rentals to shops and everything in between, you can find exactly what you are looking for in your next winter vacation. If you are just visiting and want to rent gear for skiing and snowboarding, then check out one of the many sporting goods and rental shops to get everything you need for a day on the slopes.

Once you have your gear situation all sorted out, whether you are renting or bringing your own with you, then it’s time to hit the slopes! The skiing and snowboarding is world-class with two major resorts and a state-of-the-art action sports hub just a few short miles apart. Deer Valley Resort is one of the largest ski resorts and a must-see for any skier or snowboarder. With over 2,000 skiable acres and 300 inches of annual snowfall, there are plenty of runs for every age and ability. They also offer group lessons or one-on-one with an instructor. All of this is just a lift ticket away, so make sure you don’t miss out on this amazing experience!

Skiers on ski lifts against sky in Park City Utah. Skiers enjoying a ride on chair lifts at a ski resort in Park City, Utah. Tall trees and bright cloudy blue sky can be seen in the background.

Another must-see option for all the skiers and snowboarders is Park City Mountain! Most known for its terrain parks that have been a part of Olympic athletes training sessions, such as Shaun White, this is definitely a spot for the adventurous. Terrain parks consist of steep jumps, half-pipes, manmade rails, fixed features and more. There are so many runs to choose from, each with their own features and ratings so you know exactly what the run involves. If terrain parks aren’t for you then no worries! You can also find over 7,300 acres of skiable terrain that if you were to go from opening until closing, you wouldn’t have the same ski run twice. There is so much to do here, from beginners to advanced riders, so definitely add Park City Mountain to your to-do list!

Like we mentioned earlier, there is also a state-of-the-art action sports hub just a few miles away called Woodward Park City. This year-round action sports destination is home to over 80 acres of action sports and mountain parks that encourage growth and safe progression. They have two lifts that give access to skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing that stretches over the longest lanes you will find in Utah!

Park City, Utah, USA Downtown Skyline Aerial.

I think we can all agree that Park City, Utah is a must for those interested in skiing, snowboarding and more! Book your stay with Circle J Club and be right in the middle of all the action this winter season!

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