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Youth Sports Alliance Creates Endowment Fund in Stein Eriksen's Name - April 17, 2014

The Youth Sports Alliance announced the creation of the Stein Eriksen YSA Opportunity Endowment on Friday, April 4, 2013, dedicated to providing support to enable youth to participate, learn, compete and excel in sports. 

Park City Mountain Resort Closes Its 50th Anniversary Season with Traditional Easter Egg Hunt Sunday, April 20 - April 10, 2014

Park City Mountain Resort’s historic Golden Anniversary season closes with the resort’s traditional Easter Egg Hunts on its final day of winter operations, Easter Sunday, April 20.

Raelene Davis Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award - April 3, 2014

The North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA) awarded Raelene Davis, Ski Utah Vice-President of Marketing and Operations, the Lifetime Achievement Award on March 27, 2014 at Killington Resort in Vermont during NASJA’s annual meeting.

Park City Mountain Resort 2014/15 Season Passes on Sale with New Perks! - April 3, 2014

Season passes for Park City Mountain Resort’s 2014-15 season go on sale Friday, April 4 with new pricing and benefits.

Spring Skiing & Pond Skimming Fun at Snowbasin's 80's Weekend - April 1, 2014

Snowbasin Resort’s Second Annual Totally 80’s Weekend, April 12th and 13th will include an exciting addition this year: an 80’s Splash-Down Throw-Down Pond Skim.

Alta Earth Day - April 1, 2014

Join Alta this year for its 4th annual Alta Earth Day – building awareness and appreciation for the place we call Alta.

Ambassador of the Year - March 25, 2014

Scott Kolts of Dahlgren, IL was named Learn to Ski and Snowboard Ambassador of the Year!

Park City Mountain Resort Hosts Skiing History Week, U.S. Ski & Snowboard Hall of Fame Celebration Friday, April 4th - March 25, 2014

Park City Mountain Resort is at the center of the American ski and snowboard universe when it helps host U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame Induction and Skiing History Week festivities March 31-April 5, 2014.

Park City Mountain Resort Welcomes Home Olympic Gold Medalist Ted Ligety Saturday, March 29 - March 20, 2014

U.S. Olympic gold medalist Ted Ligety returns to the mountain where he learned to ski and race Saturday, March 29 when Park City Mountain Resort, in cooperation with Coca-Cola, hosts a welcome celebration for the Sochi Games and World Cup champion.

Park City Mountain Resort Hosts Inaugural Bartenders' Cup April 8 - March 20, 2014

Local Park City barkeeps and restaurant employees will hit the race course to determine the mountain town’s supreme mixologist when Park City Mountain Resort hosts the inaugural PCMR Miller Lite Bartenders’ Cup Tuesday, April 8.

Brian Head Resort Announces High Speed Detachable Quad for 50th Anniversary - March 18, 2014

Brian Head Resort is excited to celebrate this golden anniversary with its guests during the 2014-2015 winter season with a much anticipated improvement. 

Snowbasin Resort 2014-2015 Season Passes Now On Sale! - March 18, 2014

Snowbasin Resort is proud to introduce the Discovery Pass Program for the upcoming 2014/2015 Winter Season.

Snowbird Celebrates Spring with a Loaded Live Music Schedule - March 17, 2014

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort has a full line-up of spring entertainment, highlighted by live music on the Plaza Deck, Easter activities and deals on spring season passes and lodging.

Canyons Resort Announces Special Spring Benefits and Pricing for 2014-15 Epic Season Pass

Canyons Resort announced the Epic Pass, the ski industry’s most popular and most flexible pass, returns today offering Utah skiers and riders a value and benefits for the 2014-15 season. Increased benefits for spring purchase, including six Buddy Tickets for friends and family to ski or ride at a discounted price next winter and get summer gondola access for the 2014 summer, make this product more epic than ever.

The Mountain CollectiveTM Is On Sale Now for the 2014-2015 Season - March 12, 2014

The Mountain Collective™ is on sale now for the 2014-2015 season. A limited number of Mountain Collective™ passes are on sale for only $359 USD, and will include a third bonus day at any Mountain Collective™ resort when purchased today. In addition, the price for the Kid’s pass has been reduced more than 55 percent to just $99 for the 2014-2015 season.

Park City Mountain Resort Announces Spring Event Schedule - March 6, 2014

Park City Mountain Resort’s Golden Anniversary celebration continues this spring with a jam-packed events schedule including live music, après events, on-snow family activities and the resort’s traditional Easter Celebration.

Deer Valley's Executive Chef to Appear on NBC's TODAY - March 4, 2014

Deer Valley Resort's executive chef of Snow Park and Empire Canyon Lodges is scheduled to appear on NBC's TODAY Thursday, March 6, 2014, for its TODAY'S Kitchen segment.

Japan's Niseko Resort is now on the EPIC pass! - February 27, 2014

Vail Resorts, Inc. today announced an epic partnership with one of the snowiest and most celebrated powder skiing resorts in the world—Niseko, Japan.

Westminster College Students Bring Home Gold, Silver & Bronze - February 25, 2014

Four students reach the medals podium in Russia!              

Mardi Gras at Brian Head Resort - February 25, 2014

On March 1, 2014 Brian Head Resort is bringing New Orleans to 9,600 feet with Mardi Gras on the mountain. 

Park City Mountain Resort's Ted Ligety Wins Gold, Makes History at Sochi Winter Games

Park City Mountain Resort's own Ted Ligety brought home the gold in the men's Giant Slalom alpine skiing competition at the Sochi Winter Games today, becoming the first American man ever to win multiple alpine Olympic gold medals.

Canyons Resort Celebrates Spring Concert Series - February 11, 2014

Canyons Resort kicks off the annual Spring Concert Series on Saturday, February 15.

USOC announces 230-member 2014 U.S. Olympic Team, 55 athletes share ties to the state of Utah - February, 10, 2014

Since the 2002 Salt Lake Winter Games, the Olympic spirit has continued to thrive in the state of Utah.

Chairlift Speed Dating at Brian Head Resort - February 4, 2014

On February 14, 2014, Brian Head Resort will host singles on the slopes in honor of Valentine’s Day with chairlift speed dating.

Three Park City Mountain Resort Athletes Join Team USA in Sochi Games - January 30, 2014

Park City Mountain Resort will be well represented at the Winter Games when they open next week, with three of its own sponsored athletes among the Team USA contingency in Sochi. 

Brian Head Resort Hosts 2nd Annual Snowshoe Shuffle - January 30,2014

Brian Head Resort and the SUU Student Service Club are teaming up to host the 2nd Annual Snowshoe Shuffle for the Special Olympics. 

Brian Head Resort Starts New Progressive Lesson Program - January 28, 2014

Starting Feb. 1, 2014, Brian Head Resort will feature a new type of education with the Brian Head University Program. The program is designed for all ages (4 and up) and first-time ski or snowboard beginners. 

Deer Valley Resort Features Live Music at EBS Lounge - January 21, 2014

Deer Valley Resort’s EBS Lounge, a favorite après-ski destination, is featuring live musical events throughout the winter season on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 3 to 6 p.m.

Brian Head Resort Opens it's Third Terrain Park - January 9, 2014

The Stephen Wade Auto Centers Training Grounds at Brian Head Resort will open its third terrain park, Foundation on Jan 11, 2014. 

Utah Resorts Join 33 Other States for LSSM Month - January 8, 2014

Utah’s 14 resorts will be joining 33 other states and over 300 resorts during the month of January, offering special deals for first time skiers and snowboarders to promote Learn to Ski and Snowboard month.

Snowbasin Resort's Safety Month Activities - January 5, 2014

Snowbasin Resort Kicks off Month of Skier and Rider Safety Awareness Initiatives.

Deer Valley Resort Hosts FIS Freestyle World Cup January 8-11, 2014 - January 5, 2014

Deer Valley Resort will once again host a FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup event Wednesday, January 8, through Saturday, January 11, 2014.

A Widespread Epidemic has Infected Utah - The Powder Flu is Spreading Fast Among Powderhounds - December 20, 2013
Ski Utah launchers in Powder Flu note generator on Facebook page.

Snowbasin Resort Brings a new Dinosaur-Themed Burton Riglet Park to their Learning Center - December 18, 2013

Snowbasin Resort, together with Burton Snowboards, will be celebrating the grand opening of the Burton Dinosaur Riglet Park, a new youth-focused snowboard learning park on December 20th, 2013.

FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup Returns to Deer Valley - December 18, 2013

The world’s best aerial and mogul skiers return to Utah this winter to compete in the 2014 FIS Visa Freestyle International World Cup, hosted once again by Deer Valley Resort. 

Park City Mountain Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary Saturday, December 21 - December 18, 2013

PCMR observes its anniversary 50 years to the day after its original opening in 1963.

Deer Valley Resort Rings in its Holiday Festivities - December 18, 2013

Deer Valley Resort's holiday events have become beloved annual traditions for visiting guests, the entire Park City community and locals alike.

MILITARY HONORED WITH TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY AND FUNDRAISER AT SNOWBIRD - December 16, 2013

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort is honored to host a tree lighting ceremony and fundraiser, named Highly Decorated, to  benefit Wasatch Adaptive Sports, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit that serves people with disabilities, including Veterans and Active Military. 

Park City Mountain Resort’s Golden Anniversary Celebration Continues With Traditional Holiday Events - December 9,2013

Park City Mountain Resort’s Golden Anniversary celebration continues with the return of its traditional holiday celebrations, including one as old as the resort itself.

EAGLE POINT RESORT IN BEAVER, UTAH RECEIVES 17” OF NEW SNOW, ANNOUNCES EARLY OPENING SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14 - December 9, 2013

Utah’s newest ski and snowboard resort announces a “Preview Weekend” on Saturday and Sunday, December 14-­15, with $25 lift tickets for everyone.

Pro Skiers to Break World Record with Autograph Signing Event at Snowbird - December 6, 2013

Every half hour from 12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7, a group of professional skiers will join Snowbird guests to ski a lap from the Aerial Tram at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort. The professional skiers will then sign posters on the Plaza Deck (Snowbird Center, Level 2) from 3 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.

Get Out and Enjoy Winter With Ski Utah’s Fifth and Sixth Grade Passport - December 5,2013

The 2013-14 season is well underway. Don’t let your fifth and sixth graders get stuck inside this winter when they could be exploring all 14 Utah resorts for free with the Ski Utah Passport. 

Deer Valley Resort Opening Saturday, December 7, 2013 - Decembember 5, 2013

Deer Valley Resort will open for the season on Saturday, December 7, 2013, with 12 chairlifts and 15 ski runs on four mountains.

Snowbirds Ski Mom Blog Encourages Women to 'Drop the Kids, Hit the Lifts'- December 4, 2013

A group of local Utah women have banded together to form “Skimums,” a meet-up group for mothers to ski together at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort, without kids or husbands, and are inviting other women to join them.

Canyons' Epic Season Opens Nov. 29 - November 27, 2013

The largest and most dynamic resort in Utah, Canyons Resort,opens this Friday, November 29 showcasing vast and varied terrain, world-class hospitality and award-winning guest service.

Park City Mountain Resort Celebrates 50th Anniversary With Anniversary Golden Ale - November 26, 2013

Park City Mountain Resort introduces its Golden Anniversary Ale, a signature beer created in collaboration with Wasatch Brewery and celebrating PCMR’s 50th anniversary season.

Deer Valley Celebrity Ski-Fest Benefiting WaterKeeper Alliance Kicks Off December 6th - November 26, 2013

Deer Valley Resort will kick off its winter season with the 22nd Annual Deer Valley® Celebrity Skifest benefiting Waterkeeper Alliance. 

High West Named One of "World's Best Aprés Ski Scenes" - November 26, 2013

High West Distillery & Saloon, Utah’s first legal distillery since 1870, was named one of the “World’s Best Après-Ski Scenes” by the travel service and magazine Jet Setter.

Alta Ski Area Plants Thousands of Trees in 2013 - November 26, 2013

Alta Ski Area planted thousands of native tree seedlings with help from the Forest Service, Tree Utah, over 300 volunteers from five additional partners and its own summer staff.

Ski Utah Launches New Website - November 26, 2013

With the 2013-14 ski season officially underway, Ski Utah has recently launched a new, improved website, for snow enthusiasts.

Goldener Hirsch Inn Voted 'Best Ski Boutique Hotel' - November 25, 2013

The Goldener Hirsch Inn, Park City’s top small luxury hotel nestled in the heart of Deer Valley Resort, was voted the country’s “Best Ski Boutique Hotel” in the World Ski Awards.

Aron Ralston Headlines Snowbird's Summit Gala Fundraiser - November 22, 2013

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort will host its annual Summit Gala on Dec. 28, featuring a celebratory evening of dining, dancing, live and silent auctions and special guest Aron Ralston, an American outdoorsman, engineer and motivational speaker.

Park City Mountain Resort Opens its 50th Anniversary Season on Saturday, November 23 with Biggest Opening Day Ever

Park City Mountain Resort's season-long 50th anniversary celebration begins Opening Day with special gifts to guests, remarks from resort president & general manager Jenni Smith and live aprés music.

Casa Nova Named Best Ski Chalet at World Ski Awards - November 19, 2013

Casa Nova, a 13,000-square-foot luxury vacation home located in the exclusive Deer Valley Resort in Park City, Utah, has been named teh United States Best Ski Chalet at the World Ski Awards.

Snowbird to Kickoff Winter Season- November 18, 2013

After a three-day storm painted Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort white with more than a foot of snow, the resort announced today it will open for skiing and snowboarding on Wednesday, Nov. 20.

Deer Valley Resort Named United States' Best Ski Resort - November 18, 2013

Deer Valley Resort is pleased to announce it has won United States' Best Ski Resort in the inaugural World Ski Awards. 

Utah Earns Top Spot in 12 of 20 SKI Magazine Reader Survey Categories - November 17, 2013

Utah ski resorts topped the charts of the 2013 SKI magazine reader survey. 

Suit up for Snow with Ski Utah - November 13, 2013

Coat Drive to Help Locals in Need Stay Warm this Winter

2013-14 Winter Season Features a Storm of Improvements and New Pass Offerings From Utah’s Resort - October 15, 2013

With 11 resorts less than an hour from the Salt Lake City International Airport, visitors will spend more time enjoying the slopes and less time in the car. 

Ski Utah is Heading to the Denver Ski Show for the First Time; Complete with a Beer Pong Tournament - November 12, 2013

Ski Utah is headed to Denver to show Coloradans what Utah’s Greatest Snow on Earth is all about. 

EAGLE POINT RESORT IN BEAVER, UTAH OFFERS $25 LIFT TICKETS ALL SEASON LONG - November 12, 2013
Utah’s newest ski and snowboard resort declares itself “Your Second Home” with $25 lift tickets for the 2013/2014 season. 

Alta Sleep Around- November 13, 2013

The Alta Chamber and Visitors Bureau is hosting the first ever Alta Sleep Around. 

Park City Mountain Resort’s $25 Benefit Days Lift Tickets Now on Sale - November 12, 2013

A limited number of specially priced $25 Park City Mountain Resort Benefit Days lift tickets are now on sale.

Vail Resorts and Canyons Award More Than $500,000 to Park City Non-Profit Organizations to Support Critical Community Programs - November 12, 2013

Vail Resorts, Inc. and Canyons Resort awarded more than $500,000 in contributions and have pledged more than 1,000 hours of paid employee time to 10 Park City non-profit organizations over the next year.

Deer Valley Resort Launches 2013 - 2014 Digital Winter Guide - November 12, 2013

Deer Valley Resort has launched its digital winter guide for the 2013-2014 ski season. 

Park City Mountain Resort Opens 50th Anniversary With Top Honors - November 12, 2013

As Park City Mountain Resort prepares to open for its 50th anniversary season, it is being recognized as one of North America’s premier resorts by a variety of the snow industry’s most respected publications.

AltaSnowbird Offers Half-Price Lift Tickets to Destination Skiers-November 18, 2013

One of the world’s premier ski destinations, AltaSnowbird, is offering out-of-state visitors half-price lift tickets within 24 hours of arrival at Salt Lake International Airport.

Brian Head Resort Starts Winter Operations With Extensive Terrain Park Opening - November 14, 2013

Brian Head will open Nov. 15, 2013 with two jumps and 15 plus park features.

Snowbird Mtn Coaster Brings Thrill of Winter to Summer Activities - August 27, 2013

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort opened its new mountain coaster last Saturday, and is holding a Grand Opening this weekend, Aug. 30 - Sept. 1, with a special lodging package that includes unlimited Mountain Coaster rides.

Alta Ski Area Tree Planting - September 7, 2013 - August 27, 2013

See a whole new side of Alta Ski Area and join them in partnership with TreeUtah and Whole Foods on Saturday, September 7th to plant 1,500 Limber Pines and 300 Engelmann Spruce seedlings.

PARK CITY NAMED OUTSIDE MAGAZINE’S “BEST ACTIVE TOWN” - August 21, 2013

Outside magazine has selected Park City, Utah, as the winner in its search to determine the best active town in America after a selection process that included an online voting competition via Facebook.

Deer Valley's Restaurant, The Mariposa, Earns Wine Spectator Award of Excellence - August 21, 2013

Wine Spectator Magazine, the authoritative magazine on viticulture, has recognized Deer Valley Resort's restaurant, The Mariposa, with its Award of Excellence for 2013.

Utah Residents Receive Exclusive Lift Price Savings at Deer Valley Resort for 2013/2014 Season - August 20, 2013

The resort's Locals Only Pass program offers savings of up to 45 percent on Deer Valley Resort lift tickets.

Public Invited to Discuss Plans to Build Mtn. Biking Trails at Snowbird - August 14, 2013

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort is hosting a public forum to present its general plan to build mountain biking trails in Gad Valley, and to receive comments and suggestions from the public.

Utah is Epic: Canyons Unveils Best Season Pass Value in State - August 8, 2013

Epic Local Pass at $529, Compared to $849 Canyons Pass Last Season, Offers Access to Canyons and Eight Other Resorts with Holiday Restrictions.

BRIGHTON RESORT AND SOLITUDE MOUNTIAN RESORT OFFER BIG COTTONWOOD SEASON PASS - August 7, 2013

Brighton Resort and Solitude Mountain Resort team up to introduce the Big Cottonwood Pass.

Oktoberfest Grows into August with Lederhosen 3K at Snowbird - August 4, 2013

Snowbird’s 41st annual Oktoberfest extends from mid-August until mid-October this season, and kicks off with a lederhosen race on opening day, Aug. 17.

Alta Ski Area, Deer Valley Resort, Park City Mountain Resort and Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort to Share Lift Privileges with Qualifying Season Passholders for 2013-14 Season - August 1, 2013

Alta Ski Area, Deer Valley Resort, Park City Mountain Resort and Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort are pleased to announce that qualifying 2013-14 season passholders at any one resort will receive three free days of lift access at each of the other three mountains in 2013-14.

THANKSGIVING SKI VACATION AT ALTA LODGE - July 22, 2013

Great Value for Families – Free Lodging and Meals for Kids Ages 12 & Under

Cottonwood Canyons a Sea of Color During Wildflower Festival - July 17, 2013

Spectacular scenery and guided tours for hikers of all ages and abilities will be offered by the Cottonwood Canyons Foundation during the annual Wasatch Wildflower Festival, July 26-28.

CANYONS BIKE PARK IS FIRST IN REGION TO EARN 100% PMBI CERTIFICATION - July 16, 2013

Utah’s only lift-served gravity mountain bike park at Canyons Resort now offers lessons exclusively by instructors certified as Professional Mountain Bike Instructors (PMBI), after all Canyons guides received their Level One certification.

Sundance Mountain Resort Presents the Musical “Annie Get Your Gun” - July 16, 2013

The Sundance Summer Theatre presents the renowned musical, “Annie Get Your Gun” in partnership with Utah Valley University, on the Eccles Outdoor Stage at Sundance Resort.

FAMILIES BEAT THE HEAT THIS JULY FOURTH WITH PANCAKES AT SNOWBIRD - July 1, 2013

As part of its annual tradition, Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort will celebrate the Fourth of July with a pancake breakfast, live music and summer activities.

KELLER WILLIAMS HEADLINES SNOWBIRD FREE OUTDOOR CONCERT SERIES - June 25, 2013

Continuing its tradition of offering free concerts on Saturday nights throughout the summer, Snowbird announced its 2013 Cool Air Concert Series lineup, including Keller Williams.

SUMMER AT CANYONS RESORT: ADVENTURES IN FILM, MUSIC, DINING & LODGING - June 4, 2013

Canyons Resort to open June 13 with a multitude of memorable Adventures from Canyons Bike Park to Zip Tour to unforgettable special events

NEW MOUNTAIN COASTER HIGHLIGHTS FAMILY SUMMER AT SNOWBIRD - May 20, 2013

Free outdoor movies and concerts, stargazing on Hidden Peak, a new Mountain Coaster and nine weekends of Oktoberfest make Snowbird the ideal family getaway this summer.

Park City Mountain Resort To Open Summer Season on Memorial Day Weekend - May 14, 2013

· Daily operations begin Friday, May 24
· New this summer: an additional chairlift provides hiking & mountain biking access to new parts of the mountain
· Additional summer attractions include: Utah's longest alpine coaster, one of the world's longest alpine slides and Adventure Zone for kids

Final Days for Best Prices on Park City Mountain Resort 2013-14 Season Passes - May 10, 2013

· Adult season pass begins at $695, Youth pass (ages 7-12) starts at $135.
· All season pass holders ages 17 & under* receive free skiing/snowboarding privileges at 5 additional resorts.
· Best prices available through May 15, 2013.

CANYONS RESORT WINS NSAA AWARD FOR BEST USE OF MOBILE TECHNOLOGY - May 10, 2013

The National Ski Areas Association (NSAA) presented Canyons Resort with the award for Best Use of Mobile Technology in the 14th Annual NSAA Marketing Awards at the 2013 NSAA National Convention.

Alta and Snowbird Pleased to be Ski Areas Honored by National Ski Area Association's Golden Eagle Awards for Environmental Excellence - May 2, 2013

The National Ski Area Association (NSAA) awarded the Golden Eagle Award for medium size ski areas (2000,000- 500,000 visits) to Utah's four Salt Lake County resorts (Alta, Snowbird, Brighton & Solitude), under the umbrella of the visionary Cottonwood Canyons Foundation (CCF).

Sundance Mountain Resort Receives Best of State Award for Best Vacation Resort And Dining Awards for Zoom in Park City and the Tree Room - April 8, 2013

Sundance Mountain Resort received the Best of State award for Best Vacation Resort. This is the third time that the Resort has been named the Best Vacation Resort in Utah by Best of State.

2013-14 Park City Mountain Resort Season Passes Now Available at Special Price- April 7, 2013

Season passes for Park City Mountain Resort's 50th Anniversary 2013-14 winter season are now on sale, and at a special limited-time spring pricing.

Sundance Mountain Resort Presents a Firefighter's Pancake Breakfast To Benefit the North Fork Fire Department - April 1, 2013

Sundance Mountain Resort presents a Firefighter's Pancake Breakfast to benefit the North Fork Fire Department. The event will be held at the Sundance Rehearsal Hall from 8 am until 11 am on Saturday, April 6, 2013. To thank you for your support, Sundance is offering a $10 All Day Lift Pass with purchase of a ticket to the Firefighter's Pancake Breakfast.

Park City Mountain Resort to Hold Homecoming for World Champion Ski Racer Ted Ligety - March 28, 2013

Park City Mountain Resort, in conjunction with the Park City Ski Team and U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association, proudly welcomes Park City native, U.S. Ski Team alpine racer and lifetime Park City Mountain Resort skier Ted Ligety home from an historic World Cup season on April 6.

Matt Gebo Named Director of Marketing and Communications at Park City Mountain Resort - March 27, 2013

Park City Mountain Resort today announced the appointment of Matt Gebo as the resort's new director of marketing and communications.

Live Music, Competitions Highlight Spring Events at Snowbird - March 27, 2013

With nearly two months of skiing and snowboarding left this season, Snowbird announced plans for spring entertainment at the resort.

Powder Resorts And Woodward Offer Youth A License 2 Ride - March 19, 2013

Purchase a 2013-14 Youth/Teen Season Pass to Home Resort and
Ride Five Additional Powdr Resorts Free

6TH ANNUAL SPRING GRÜV RETURNS TO CANYONS RESORT - March 18, 2013

The Season's Premiere Party Offers Concerts, Pond Skimming, Champagne & Celebrities

Utah's Resorts Exceed Goal of 10,000 Beginner Lessons During National Ski and Snowboard Month - March 18, 2013

Utah's 14 resorts joined 34 other states and over 300 resorts during the month of January, to offer special deals for first time skiers and snowboarders to promote Learn to Ski and Snowboard month. Utah resorts set a hefty goal of giving 10,000 beginner lessons just in the month of January. With the amazing deals and promotions the Utah resorts were able to surpass the goal and get many new people out on to the slopes.

Alta Ski Area Announces Spring Break Special - March 12, 2013

Alta Ski Area's Spring Break Special
March 25- 28 & April 1- 4

Canyons Resort Plays Host to Highly Anticipated Singer/Songwriter Showcase With Emerging Country Stars - March 8, 2013

Canyons Resort plays host to a unique Singer/Songwriter Showcase at 3pm at the resort village stage.

Deer Valley Resort Offers Deluxe Rejuvenation Package - March 5, 2013

For Deer Valley guests looking to revive their senses during the month of March, the resort is offering two special packages at Deer Valley's Signature Collection of Private Homes and Condominiums and Zanté Spa, Park City's newest day spa located near the base of Deer Valley Resort.

Snowbird Offers New Backcountry Snowcat Skiing Tours - February 27, 2013

For the first time since Mineral Basin opened in 2000, Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort is offering a guided, backcountry cat skiing experience.

Brian Head Resort (BHR) Announces First Annual Alpine Dames Women's Retreat - February 27, 2013

Brian Head Resort and Cedar Breaks Lodge are coming together for the first annual Alpine Dames Women's Retreat March 8 - 10.

Canyons Resort Hosts Third Annual Sprint U.S. Snowboarding & Freeskiing Grand Prix February 25- March 2 - February 21, 2013

Canyons Resort athletes Jonathan Cheever and Faye Gulini to lead Team USA
Media Credential & Volunteer Applications Now Available

TALISKER ON MAIN EARNS THIRD CONSECUTIVE "BEST RESTAURANT IN PARK CITY" ACCOLADE - February 20, 2013

For the third consecutive time in the restaurant's three-year existence, Talisker on Main has been named the "Best Restaurant in Park City" by Salt Lake Magazine.

Leading Survey Names Park City Mountain Resort the West's Most Sustainable Resort - February 14, 2013

Park City Mountain Resort is recognized as the West's most sustainable ski resort for 2013 after receiving this year's top score – an 'A' 93 out of 100 – in the Ski Area Citizens' Coalition's annual Ski Area Environmental Scorecard.

Brian Head Resort (BHR) Announces a Friends and Family Five-Punch Pass - February 14, 2013

New this year, Brian Head Resort is offering a Friends and Family Five-Punch Pass. This new pass is only $159, nearly a 35% savings on a regularly priced lift ticket.

Ogden/Weber Convention and Visitors Bureau Now Accepting Entries for its Winter Ski Weekend Getaway - February 14, 2013

Imagine winning the ultimate ski vacation to experience first-hand the area touted as the nation's recreational mecca. The Ogden/Weber Convention and Visitors Bureau is accepting entries now through Feb. 19 for its Winter Ski Weekend Getaway. One lucky winner and three guests will win a trip to the town Powder Magazine recently ranked number one in the U.S.

Park City Mountain Resort Celebrates the Spring Season With New Programs and Events - February 14, 2013

Park City Mountain Resort is preparing for a big spring season with a host of events, concerts and specialized instruction camps over the season's final two months.

Brian Head Resort gives back to the Heroes of our communities! - February 11, 2013

Brian Head Resort would like to thank the Heroes of our surrounding communities! On February 23rd, we are giving back to these heroes by making a weekend of skiing affordable for them and their families.

Brian Head Resort (BHR) announced today the addition of former professional skier Josh Madsen as the Brian Head Resort's Sales & Marketing Manager. - February 4, 2013

Madsen has spent the last decade in various roles within the ski industry. He is a former sponsored telemark athlete who has appeared in over 10 ski films including Warren Miller's "Higher Ground." He has also produced five telemark ski movies and served as Editor-in-Chief of Telemark Skier Magazine. Madsen brings to the table a unique skill set and background to Brian Head's new marketing team.

Park City Mountain Resort Helps NBC's TODAY Show Count Down to the 2014 Winter Games - February 4, 2013

NBC's TODAY show is celebrating the one-year countdown to the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia this week and Park City Mountain Resort plays a central role with the design and construction of a slopestyle course in New York City's Rockefeller Center. U.S.

Outdoor Retailer to Remain in Salt Lake as Winter OR Show Kicks Off - January 23, 2013

Nielsen Expositions, owners of the Outdoor Retailer Summer and Winter Market trade shows, announced today at the annual Winter OR On-Snow Demo held at Solitude Mountain Resort that Salt Lake will remain the host city for the Outdoor Retailer trade shows through at least 2016.

Park City Mountain Resort Prepares for 50th Anniversary By Collecting Guests' Stories - January 22, 2013

Park City Mountain Resort will celebrate its 50th anniversary during the 2013-14 winter season, and will be sharing guests' stories as part of the celebration.

Know the Code Contest at Snowbasin - January 18, 2013

In participation with NSAA's National Safety Week starting tomorrow Snowbasin's Ski Patrol will be offering skiers & snowboarders the chance to "Know The Code" and win a prize.

Inversion Diversion: Snowbird Launches Blue Bird Ski Discount - January 17, 2013

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort is offering a $20 discount on lift tickets on days it deems the inversion in the Salt Lake Valley is most intense, helping residents escape the poor air quality of the city and enjoy the clean air in the mountains.

Powdr Enterprises Names Krista Parry Senior Vice President And Chief Innovation Officer - January 17, 2013

Parry to Join Martin in Powdr Corp's Newly Created Business Powdr Enterprises with a Focus on Media, Events, Sponsorship and Entertainment

Wasatch Backcountry Rescue Hosts National Rescue Dog School - January 14, 2013

28 teams of highly-trained avalanche rescue dogs and their handlers from around the country have gathered in Little Cottonwood Canyon Jan. 13-17 for avalanche victim search drills, beacon searches, helicopter training and classroom sessions conducted by Wasatch Backcountry Rescue (WBR).

POWDR CORP LAUNCHES NEW BUSINESS TO LEVERAGE POWDR FAMILY OF PROPERTIES AND BRANDS - January 11, 2013

Wade Martin to Lead Powdr Enterprises with a Focus on Media, Events, Sponsorship and Entertainment

APA Sherpa Foundation Announces its First Annual Fundraiser Dinner During Outdoor Retailer Show - January 11, 2013

The Apa Sherpa Foundation has formally announced its first annual fundraiser dinner, to be held on Friday, January 25, 2013 in the downtown Hilton Grand Ballroom during Salt Lake's Outdoor Retailer convention.

Park City Mountain Resort to Host Sprint U.S. Grand Prix Snowboarding and Freeskiing Competitions January 30-February 2, 2013 - January 3, 2013

Park City Mountain Resort hosts the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix Snowboarding and Freeskiing Halfpipe competitions January 30 – February 2, 2013 in its Eagle Superpipe.

FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup Returns to Deer Valley - January 30 to February 2, 2013 - January 3, 2013

The world's best aerial and mogul skiers return to Utah this winter to compete in the 2013 FIS Visa Freestyle International Ski World Cup, hosted once again by Deer Valley Resort.

Utah's Resorts Join 33 Other States for Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month - Resorts offering incredible deals for First Timer - December 30, 2012

Utah's 14 resorts will be joining 33 other states and over 300 resorts during the month of January, offering special deals for first time skiers and snowboarders to promote Learn to Ski and Snowboard month.

Utah is the January Cover Star - Powder, SKI and Skiing Magazine all feature Utah Photos on Cover - December 30, 2012

Powder, SKI and Skiing magazines all feature cover photos from three different Utah resorts for the January 2013 issues.

Wolf Mountain Ski Resort in Eden Opens 2012-2013 Season - December 27, 2012

Wolf Mountain in scenic Ogden Valley, Utah has opened for the 2012-2013 season and has unveiled renovations that make it more comfortable and accommodating for Utah families, including the opening of the new Wolf's Nordic Café, serving breakfast daily. The ski resort is hosting a New Year's Eve event for families including horse-drawn sleigh rides and a torch parade.

Winter Recon Tour Sponsored by Monster Energy Opens at Park City Mountain Resort January 12-13, 2013 - December 27, 2012

Park City Mountain Resort hosts the first stop in the inaugural Winter Recon Tour, a three-stop ski and snowboard slopestyle competition series presented by Monster Energy and Hookit, January 12-13, 2013.

Brian Head Resort Now Under New Ownership - December 19, 2012

Brian Head Resort, located in the beautiful red-rock mountains of Southern Utah, is excited to announce that it is now under new ownership.

Snowbird Introduces Incredible Last-Minute Lodging Deal - December 17, 2012

Snowbird is making it easy and affordable for guests to book rooms during snowstorms by introducing White Rooms, a lodging package that must be purchased before Jan. 1, 2013, but may be redeemed anytime space is available during the 2012-13 ski and snowboard season, within 48 hours of arrival.

Brian Head Resort Donates to Special Olympics Utah To Benefit Southern Region Special Olympians - December 17, 2012

Brian Head Resort donates 50% of its lift ticket revenue during Snow Shoe Shuffle Event

Alta Chamber and Visitors Bureau Launches Online Booking - New Service Provides Direct Booking for Alta, Utah Accommodations - December 12, 2012

Alta Chamber & Visitors Bureau (Discover Alta) now provides online booking services for overnight accommodations in Alta, Utah.

Brighton, Park City Mountain, Snowbasin Resorts Announce 2nd Annual Rail Jam Series - December 12, 2012

Brighton, Park City & Snowbasin Resorts are proud to announce the annual Friday Night Rail Jam Series returns to the Wasatch Mountains for the second year in a row.

Snowbird Holds Grand Opening Ceremony for Little Cloud Quad - December 12, 2012

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort is holding a grand opening ceremony for the new Little Cloud high-speed quad chairlift on Friday, Dec. 14, at 9 a.m.

Snowbird Snow Sale Offers Best Lodging Rates to Complement 18" Storm - December 10, 2012

Just as a powerful winter storm blanketed Snowbird with 18 inches of new snow, the resort announced its best lodging rates of the season - Snow Sale, including rooms for as little as $99 plus taxes and resort fees.

Park City Mountain Resort Celebrates the Holiday Season when Santa Comes Down the Resort's Town Lift and Marshals 49th Annual Torchlight Parade - December 6, 2012

Park City Mountain Resort celebrates the holiday season in spectacular fashion when Santa comes down the Town Lift on Saturday, December 15 and leads the Resort's Torchlight Parade on Christmas Eve.

Deer Valley Resort Opening Saturday, December 8, 2012 - December 5, 2012

Deer Valley Resort will open for the season on Saturday, December 8, 2012, with nine chairlifts and 18 ski runs on three mountains.

Ogden Ski Resorts to be Served by new Seasonal Bus Service - December 5, 2012

Ogden City and Weber County are pleased to announce a new agreement with the Utah Transit Authority to offer seasonal ski service to the greater Ogden area ski resorts.

Powder Mountain to be Purchased by Summit - December 3, 2012

Summit, producer of the influential leadership conference called Summit Series, announced today that it took over management of Powder Mountain, the largest ski resort in the United States by skiable acreage, on November 5, 2012.

The Snowpine Lodge at Alta to Support the National Forest Foundation's Ski Conservation Fund - December 1, 2012

The Snowpine Lodge has partnered with the National Forest Foundation's Conservation Campaign to support projects on the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest.

The Mariposa Restaurant Introduces Small Plate Dining - November 30, 2012

Culinary aficionados will get to taste more of The Mariposa's award-winning menu this winter, as the Deer Valley Resort restaurant changes to a small plate format.

Blind Mountaineer Erik Weihenmayer Headlines Snowbird's Annual Summit Gala Fundraiser - November 27, 2012

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort will host its annual Summit Gala on Dec. 28, featuring a celebratory evening of dining, dancing, live and silent auctions and special guest Erik Weihenmayer, the only blind climber in history to summit Mt. Everest and the Seven Summits.

Ski Utah Increases Focus on Blog With the Addition of Two New Bloggers - Foodie Pam and Burritos and Snow Daniel - November 26, 2012

Ski Utah is investing resources into growing the already strong blog team by adding two new bloggers who bring new, unique voices to the team.

Deer Valley Resort Offers Specialty Ski Clinics With a Personalized Twist - November 23, 2012

Deer Valley Resort is pleased to offer a number of specialty ski school clinics this winter, designed to help skiers enhance their skills and build more confidence on the slopes.

Sunrise Lodge, a Hilton Grand Vacations Club, Opens Spectacular Slope-side Property at Canyons Resort - November 20, 2012

Canyons Resort announces that its ninth lodging property, Sunrise Lodge, a Hilton Grand Vacations Club, will open on Wednesday, November 21, just in time for guests to hit the slopes at the award-winning resort, which opens for the 2012-13 season on November 23.

Gorgoza Tubing Park Will Open Thanksgiving Weekend - November 20, 2012

Gorgoza Tubing Park will open to guests this Thanksgiving Weekend when it begins operation on Wednesday, November 21, 2012.

Canyons Resort & Christian Center of Park City Announce Holiday Food Drive Amidst Urgent Need - November 19, 2012

Beginning Opening Day, November 23rd, Canyons Resort to Collect Non-Perishable Goods for Summit & Wasatch Counties

Deer Valley Resort Kicks Off Its Winter Season With Annual Celebrity Skifest - December 8 and 9, 2012 - November 14, 2012

Deer Valley Resort kicks off its 32nd winter season with the excitement of the 21st anniversary of the Deer Valley Celebrity Skifest on December 8 and 9, 2012.

New for 2012/2013 Winter Season at Brian Head Resort, In Southern Utah's Rocky Mountains - November 14, 2012

Brian Head Resort in the Rocky Mountains of Southern Utah will open its 2012/2013 Winter Season on Friday, November 16th (dependent on weather).

THANKSGIVING COOKING MADE EASIER WITH DEER VALLEY GROCERY~CAFÉ'S GOURMET TAKE-AWAY MENU - November 14, 2012

Leave the holiday preparations to Deer Valley Resort this Thanksgiving with Deer Valley's own signature take-away side dishes and desserts from the Grocery~Café.

Park City Mountain Resort Opens the Winter Season on Saturday, November 17 - November 14, 2012

Park City Mountain Resort opens for the 2012-13 winter season this Saturday, November 17. PayDay, First Time, 3 Kings and the two conveyor lifts located in the "Learner Zone" will begin turning promptly at 9 a.m.

50-Inch Storm Kicks Off Snowbird Season, Allows Early Opening - November 12, 2012

The storm that left one to two feet of snow in Salt Lake City deposited 50 inches of snow at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort between Friday and Sunday, allowing the resort to open early, on Thursday, Nov. 15.

Canyons Resort Ranked #4 in North America by Outside Magazine - November 6, 2012

America's leading active lifestyle magazine, Outside, announced its top 40 Ski Resorts in North America this week and Canyons Resort has received its highest ranking ever from a national publication: #4 SKI RESORT IN NORTH AMERICA.

Park City Mountain Resort Announces 2012-13 Snowmamas Blogger Team - October 31, 2012

Park City Mountain Resort's Snowmamas.com, an online resource for families planning winter vacations, today announced seven new members to its blogging team for the 2012-13 season. This season's additions represent five states from around the country and the first Australian, Asia-based, Snowmama.

Ski Utah's Fifth and Sixth Grade Passport and Yeti: Pass Explore all Utah's 14 Resorts during the 2012-13 Season - October 28, 2012

Don't let your fifth and sixth graders get stuck inside this winter when they could be exploring all 14 Utah resorts for free with the Ski Utah Passport.

DEER VALLEY RESORT HOSTS 23rd ANNUAL NAVAJO RUG SHOW AND SALE "WEAVING THE NIGHT SKY" NOVEMBER 2 - 4, 2012 - October 28, 2012

The 23rd annual Navajo Rug Show and Sale will take place at Deer Valley Resort's Snow Park Lodge, November 2 - 4, 2012.

SNOWBIRD DELIVERS THOUSANDS OF MEALS TO UTAH FOOD BANK - October 22, 2012

Continuing its tradition of providing free Tram rides while helping Utah's hungry, Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort collected thousands of pounds of food during the resort's annual Customer Appreciation Days.

DEER VALLEY RESORT TO HOST NINTH ANNUAL BLOOD DRIVE ON HALLOWEEN - October 22, 2012

"Transylvania Tea Party" Takes Place Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Canyons Resort Plays Starring Role in 63rd Warren Miller Snow Sports Film "Flow State" - October 22, 2012

Canyons ski ambassador Kaylin Richardson launches coast-to-coast
tour at World Premiere in Salt Lake City on Oct. 19

Park City Mountain Resort Will Open 2012-13 Season with Top Honors - October 22, 2012

Park City Mountain Resort heads into the 2012-13 winter season with a hail of new awards that distinguish it as one of North America's finest resorts, single out its unparalleled mountain access and praise its uniquely progressive terrain parks.

Powder Mountain Again Ranks #1 in Value and Cracks the Top 10 for Overall Satisfaction - October 18, 2012

The results for this year's annual Ski Magazine reader survey were recently released, and Powder Mountain Resort cleaned up. The resort received high marks in several categories naming them as one of top resorts in North America, and once again ranked highest in the "Value" category.

Park City Mountain Resort Summons the Snow Zombies at the Fourth Annual "Thriller" Snow Dance – Saturday, October 27 at Town Lift Plaza - October 18, 2012

Park City Mountain Resort awakens the snow gods and summons the winter weather with its fourth annual "Thriller" Snow Dance.

Sundance Resort Presents a Special Treat - With Its New Halloween Lift Ride - October 12, 2012

Sundance Resort's Halloween Lift Rides offer the perfect autumn treat. Whether soaring through the autumn skies with your little ghosts and goblins or just a moonlight ride for two, the new Sundance Lift Ride promises you a new Halloween tradition.

Fall Entertainment Abounds at Snowbird - October 12, 2012

Although Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort just celebrated the first snowfall of the winter season, the resort has plans for plenty of autumn events before skiing and snowboarding will begin.

Canyons Earns Top Ten Ski Resort Ranking for First Time Ever by SKI Magazine - October 12, 2012

The first election results of the season are official – Canyons Resort has been named a Top 10 North American ski resort for the first time in its history in the annual SKI Magazine reader survey.

Park City Mountain Resort's $25 Benefit Days Tickets Go on Sale Monday, October 15 - October 12, 2012

Park City Mountain Resort today announced the Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter as the recipient of the proceeds from the 10th annual Park City Mountain Resort Benefit Days. A limited number of specially priced $25 lift tickets will go on sale beginning Monday, October 15 and will be valid from Opening Day to December 16.

Alta Lodge 2012-2013 Ski Adventures At A Glance - August 3, 2012

Alta Lodge specialty ski adventures are immersion programs for skiers who want to advance their skiing skills in a multi-day ski experience.

Registration Now Open for Highly Anticipated Second Annual Skootch'n Dash Saturday, August 25 - July 30, 2012

Following the success of last year's competition, athletes anxiously hoping for another incredible Utah season will have the opportunity to race to winter in the Second Annual Skootch'n Dash Saturday, August 25 at the Downtown Farmers Market. Participants can either choose to compete in a ski boot course run (approximately 1k) or the 50-meter snowboard skootch.

Utah Governor Gary Herbert Announces Winter Action Sports Partnership - July 17, 2012

Canyons Resort & U.S. Ski & Snowboard Association announce extension of Sprint U.S. Grand Prix and 2013 dates

Deer Valley Resort Offers Utah Residents Exclusive Savings for 2012/13 Season - July 16, 2012

DEER VALLEY RESORT, PARK CITY, UTAH (July 19, 2012) – Although summer temperatures are still rising, Deer Valley Resort is looking to put Utah residents in a cooler frame of mind by offering locals an exclusive reduced rate on ski season pass options at the #1 ski resort in North America. Deer Valley's Locals Only products are on sale now.

Snowbird Invents New Mountain Bike Race Series - July 16, 2012

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort has teamed up with Squatters Pubs and Beers to create the Full Suspension Mountain Bike Series, featuring an adrenaline-charged course through Snowbird's diverse terrain.

Five from The Farm at Canyons Ace Sommelier Exam - July 16, 2012

Utah's Best New Restaurant" now has six team members
who have passed Court of Master Sommeliers' Level One exam

Chef Zeke Wray Promoted to Talisker Executive Chef - July 2, 2012

The award-winning Talisker Restaurant Collection today announces the promotion of Zeke Wray, 33, to Executive Chef overseeing the culinary ambitions of more than two dozen dining experiences including the award-winning Talisker on Main, Farm at Canyons and Slopes by Talisker.

Community Fireworks & Concert Kicks Off A Week Of Events - July 2, 2012

Concert, Fireworks, Farmers' Market, Food & Wine Classic and Wine Dinner
fill the first week of July at Canyons Resort

Talisker on Main Wins Jury Award at Eight Annual AIA Restaurant Design Awards - June 27, 2012

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) announced Friday that Talisker on Main has received one of four Jury Awards in the Eighth Annual AIA Restaurant Design Awards.

Land Conscious Sundance Makes Bold Move, Breaks Ground For First New Lift Since 1995 - June 26, 2012

New lift offers direct access to existing runs and back
mountain. Additional snowmaking near lift enhances access and terrain park.

First Annual Jazz in July Concert to Feature Anna Wilson at Snowbasin - June 26, 2012

Snowbasin is proud to announce the First Annual Jazz in July Concert featuring award winning songwriter and vocalist Anna Wilson to headline a night of Jazz.

Celebrate the Olympic Spirit Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Utah Olympic Oval - June 25, 2012

June 30, 2012 has been proclaimed as Olympic Day at the Utah Olympic Oval, Kearns, Utah in celebration of the June 23 anniversary of the founding of the modern Olympic movement.

Families Celebrate July Fourth With Pancakes, Live Music At Snowbird - June 25, 2012

As part of its annual tradition, Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort will celebrate the Fourth of July with a pancake breakfast, live music and a special lodging package.

Deer Valley Announces $8 Million in Improvements for 2012-13 Season - June 21, 2012

Winter ski guests accustomed to Deer Valley's first-class service and amenities will be treated to even greater benefits with the Resort's scheduled $8 million worth of improvements for the 2012/2013 season.

Deer Valley® Music Festival Kicks Off Ninth Season with Patriotic Celebration - June 20, 2012

As the summer season heats up at Deer Valley Resort, the strains of beautiful music will soon rise into the air at the resort's Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater.

Base of Park City Mountain Finds Its Mojo - June 20, 2012

Park City will see a new style of restaurant this summer when Mojo's restaurant opens at the base of Park City Mountain Resort. Mojo's, situated just steps from PCMR's world-famous mountain biking trails, ski runs, zip line and alpine slide, will celebrate its Grand Opening, Saturday, June 30.