Think Park City is just a winter destination? Park City has plenty of fun things for everyone and the family during the summer. From museums to art galleries to a wide array of outdoor activities, Park City has everything you could want for a summer destination. Our concierge will be happy to make recommendations for fun activities and book reservations on your behalf.
There are plenty of great things to do outside in Park City from fly-fishing to hiking to river rafting and golf. Enjoy a trip on the Alpine Coaster at Park City Mountain Resort for a roller coaster type thrill down the mountainside. Take a mountain bike ride or spend a day golfing at the superb Park City Golf Club. Rockport State Park is just 20 minutes east of Park City and offers picnicking and fishing at this scenic mountain lake. There are numerous outdoor activities for all ages.
Unwind and relax at one of the many day spas in Park City. There are numerous world-class day spas that offer massages and treatments. Make your vacation more relaxing by stopping at one of the health clubs or spas in town. Don’t forget to stop at one of the several yoga studios in Park City.
Experience the wonderful history of Park City at one of the many National Register of Historic Places in the area. Learn more about the mining and ski history that makes up the tapestry of Park City at the Park City Museum. The Olympic Welcome Plaza celebrates the city’s role in the 2002 Olympic Games and offers a rare glimpse at the historic winter games held in Utah. The Alf Engen Ski Museum has highlights from the city’s winter sports history. Want a taste of Wild West history? Then stop in the Summit County Courthouse Museum.
- Art Galleries
Stop in for a theater production or spend a day at the art galleries in Park City. There are plenty of stops to make to enjoy the unique art of the state and region. On the last Friday of the month, enjoy the Park City Gallery Stroll which gives visitors and locals the opportunity to explore the art galleries from 6-9 p.m. which highlights artists, art galleries and special events.
In the mood for shopping while on vacation? There are plenty of spots to shop in Park City from unique books stores and collectibles to Western artifacts. Enjoy local spots downtown or head to the Tanger Outlet Center. There are also several resort shopping centers such as the Silver Lake Village at Deer Valley Resort and the Resort Center at Park City.
With over 100 restaurants in Park City, there are plenty of options for everyone. From local fare to international cuisine, there are many different selections that are in walking distance or can be accessed on the free city-wide transportation. Don’t forget to stop at one of the local bars for a drink.
- Historic Main Street
When in Park City, you have to be sure to spend time on Historic Main Street. The home of the Sundance Film Festival, Main Street houses fine dining, art galleries, Park City Food & Wine Classic and ghost tours. There are plenty of great things to enjoy on Main Street.
When looking at the finest things to do in Park City in the summer, be sure to book your vacation rental with Park City Lodging!