Woodward Park City to Open Utah's Newest Lift-Served Mountain Biking June 14

June 10 2020

Park City, UT (June 10, 2020) — Woodward Park City, Utah’s ultimate year-round action sports and ski resort and part of the POWDR adventure lifestyle portfolio, announced today it will open Utah’s newest-lift served downhill mountain bike flow trails Sunday, June 14, 2020. Woodward Park City’s lift-served biking is also the first to open in Park City this summer.

“Lift-served mountain biking plays a big role in how Utah families recreate,” says Shaydar Edelmann, general manager of Woodward Park City. “Operating our chairlift for summer mountain biking is our next step in empowering and inspiring the next generation of action sports athletes through intuitive programming and innovative environments.”

Three lift-served flow trails will open to the public on June 14, with a set of BMX dirt jumps to open as conditions allow.

Trampolines, Parkour, Additional Services Also Open June 14

Several zones and services in the indoor Action Sports Hub will also open on June 14. Five Olympic fly-bed trampolines and two SuperTramps will open to the public, as will Woodward Park City’s parkour zone, gym floor, and indoor airbags.

Woodward Park City’s rental shop will open, as will food service upstairs at the Grind dining area. Woodward Park City’s rental shop will open with a fleet of Transition full suspension bikes, Fox full-face MTB helmets, and more protective gear. Foodservice upstairs at the Grind dining area will also open. 

Utah’s Newest Summer Camp Opens July 6, 2020 

Utah’s newest summer camp at Woodward Park City will run for six weeks, July 6 – August 14. Multi-day programs for campers ages 6 and up are available in five- and 10-day increments. Campers may choose between full week and multi-week programs. Camp days are from 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Monday – Friday.  

Full-day camps include instruction, lunch, arts and crafts, and game time. Camp disciplines include mountain bike, skateboard, BMX, scooter, parkour, cheer and digital media options. Additional multi-sport sessions are available with instruction in trampoline, parkour, skateboard, scooter, and BMX. More information on camp registration can be found at http://woodwardparkcity.com.

As an experiential action sports company on a mission to empower and inspire the next generation action sports athletes through intuitive programming and innovative environments, Woodward Park City is excited to welcome athletes of all skill levels to reconnect with their passions. Woodward Park City’s first priority remains the safety and wellbeing of our staff, guests, and greater community. The resort is taking every available measure to create as safe an environment as possible, a risk of exposure for guests remains. Guests are expected to be familiar with expectations for behavior that respects the safety of fellow guests and staff by visiting the Woodward Park City blog 

What To Expect

Certain policies will be in effect to ensure the health and safety of members, visitors, staff and community, including:

  • Hours: Operating hours from 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Registration:  Advanced registration is required, with limited capacity per session
  • Sessions: 90-minute indoor sessions will begin at 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm, and 6pm. Outdoor lift tickets are valid all day
    • Indoor Sessions
      • Concrete parks, ramps, pump track, parkour, gym floor, trampolines, airbag, outdoor action sports zones 
      • Outdoor action sports zones 
      • Foam pits remain closed 
    • Outdoor Sessions
      • Lift-served MNT biking, outdoor action sports zones 
    • All-Access 
  • Health Screening: Prior to entry, all staff and guests will be asked to complete a short verbal medical screening. On a daily basis, staff will have their temperature taken and undergo medical screenings onsite.
  • Sanitization: Staff & guests will be expected to wash and sanitize hands regularly and avoid shaking hands or giving high-fives. Staff will clean and disinfect the facilities throughout the day and after-hours with a focus on high-touch surfaces and high-traffic surfaces.
  • Social Distancing: Practice social distancing of 6 feet in passive areas and 10 feet in activity zones. Avoid congregating in parking lots or on trails.
  • Face Coverings: For staff, face coverings are required in all indoor work areas; in addition, we will provide PPE to employees. Guests are expected to wear face coverings when practical.
  • Capacity: All sessions will be capped. 

Woodward Park City will continue to closely monitor COVID-19 and follow all local, state and national regulations, which may require operational adjustments through the summer. The reopening of Utah’s economy is being carefully managed by state and local authorities and it’s of utmost importance that as a community we follow the guidelines set forth and do our part to reopen safely. For more details and our COVID-19 safety policies, visit https://www.woodwardparkcity.com/tickets-passes/modified-operations/health-safety 

To learn more about Woodward Park City, visit: www.woodwardparkcity.com. 

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About Woodward Park City: Woodward Park City is a world-class, year-round action sports destination in one of the greatest outdoor regions in the world. Encompassing a fully integrated 125 acre campus with a state-of-the-art action sports hub, action sports parks and mountain parks, Woodward Park City encourages intuitive growth and safe progression for passionate action sports athletes of all ages and abilities to play and train every day, 365 days and nights a year. Visitors to Woodward Park City can experience lift-accessed snowboarding, skiing, tubing and mountain biking, as well as indoor and outdoor facilities for skateboarding, BMX, scooter, parkour, cheer and digital media. Woodward Park City is part of the global Woodward experiential action sports company on a mission to inspire the next generation of action sports and athletes and is also part of the POWDR portfolio.

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