Park City Mountain Resort Extends Season - Closing Day Pushed to April 18

By Jessica Kunzer \ April 2 2010

Thought you were almost done skiing in Park City for the year? Not so fast!! Park City Mountain Resort announced today that it is extending the 2009-2010 winter season to April 18, 2010.  
“Thanks to the recent return to winter and an 87-inch settled base depth, the current conditions are the best they’ve been all year, which is why we’ve decided to stay open for an additional week,” said Peter Curtis, president and general manager of Park City Mountain Resort.  “We will continue to deliver an exceptional guest experience, maintaining our grooming standards and high-level of guest service.”
Beginning Monday, April 12, 2010 the resort will operate eight lifts including PayDay, Crescent, Bonanza, Silverlode, Thaynes, Jupiter, First Time and Three Kings. Pick’n Shovel, PayDay and King’s Crown terrain parks will also be open.   Lift ticket pricing for the extended week of the season is as follows:
       Adult (ages 13 and 64)        $ 65
       Seniors (ages 65 and up)    $ 45
       Children (ages 7-12)           $ 40
The Canyons and Deer Valley Resort season pass holders will be able to purchase a single-day lift ticket to the Resort for $25 when they show their current 2009-2010 season pass.
Additional Park City Mountain Resort hours of operations scheduled for the extended week of the season include the following:
        Kristi’s Coffee Café             7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
        Legacy Sports                    8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
        Legacy Café                       10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
        Summit House                    10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
        Legends Bar and Grill          11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
        Alpine Coaster                    noon – 4:00 p.m.
Park City Mountain Rentals will be fully operational through April 18; however the Demo Center and Ski Valet will close as regularly scheduled on April 11.
The long-range weather forecast is calling for snow off and on through April 18, 2010. For pictures of the recent conditions, visit