Park City Was...
on February 10, 2009
...deserted today. Around 11 as I'm skiing yet another untracked line in the trees I exit to a run where I'm the only one in sight. I passed 3 more runs as I head toward Thanes Lift with still nobody around. The lifty looked lonely, I nodded and said "See you sooner" and repeated the process time and time again.
As I was loading the lift for the last time I thought to myself that Park City is the quintessential resort experience - the village, the shops, the runs, the variety of terrain, the layout of the lifts and a mountain speckled with lodges. It's an even better experience when there's 13" of new snow overnight.
Evidence from the early crew: