Play a Round at One of These Park City Golf Courses

Park City golf courses are some of the best in the country and provide you with the amazing places to hit the links. There are seven 18-hole golf courses in Park City within a 21-mile radius. That gives you many chances to play a round at these scenic courses. This summer, play a round at one of these Park City golf courses!

Upon booking a reservation with Park City Lodging, let us know you’re interested in golfing and we will check on available offers and advance registrations that become available. Read about the different places to go and then head to the links and play at one of the Park City Golf Coures.

Park City Golf Club

This William Neff Signature Golf Course offers 18-holes with gorgeous views! Park City Golf Club’s elevation of 6700 feet can actually add distance to your shots while you play on a course that is typically 10 to 15 degrees cooler than most courses in the area, a definite bonus during the hot summer months. Park City Golf Course has an 18-station driving range, two practice greens, and a putting green. Park City Lodging, Inc. has properties located within walking distance to the golf course. There is a seven-day advance reservations window. Call 435-615-5800 or click here for more information.

Canyons Golf Course

Our newest addition to our golf circuit is situated at the base of Canyons Resort. Canyons Golf features over 550 feet of elevation change and spectacular views of two mountain ranges, the Wasatch and Uinta mountains. Sporting a 6,256-yard, par-70 course designed by renowned course architects Gene Bates and Casey Bates, this course offers 18 holes of challenging and memorable golf characterized by amazing views. It is scheduled to open May 29, 2015.

Soldier Hollow Golf Course

Soldier Hollow is one of the newest Utah golf destinations. Offering a championship, 36-hole complex built on the mountainside above Midway, this course is only 21 miles from Park City. A part of Wasatch Mountain State Park, Soldier Hollow was a major venue during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Additionally, it played host to the USGA Nationals in 2012. Two 18- hole Park City golf courses – named the Gold and Silver courses – offer challenging play and amazing views of the Heber Valley.

Crater Springs Golf Course at Homestead Resort

Crater Springs Golf Course is a par-72 course measuring 7,040 yards from the back tees and plays 5,091 yards from the forward tees. Crater Springs Golf Course rating is 73.0 from the back tees and 68.2 from the forward. Putting green, chipping green, driving range, and club rentals are available. For more information about this course call (435) 657-3848.

Wasatch Mountain State Park Golf Course

The well known Mountain and Lake Golf Courses at Wasatch Mountain State Park are consistently ranked among the most popular and scenic in Utah. Nationally, Golf Digest rated the courses 4.5 out of 5 stars in their “Best Places to Play” review. At an elevation of 6,000 feet, golfers enjoy cooler temperatures during the summer months, and spectacular fall colors in the autumn. Mountain Course was named “Best Place to Play” by Golf Digest in 2004. For more information call 435-654-0532.

The Outlaw Golf Club at Hideout Canyon

The Outlaw Golf Club offers a unique golf experience on the Challenge Course, a collection of par threes and fours that will appeal to both the established and the golfing newcomer. The Challenge Course is the perfect place to get in a little golf when time is in short supply or you want to refine the elements of your game. For more information call (435) 901-4227.

Pete Dye Golf Course

This private golf course may extend public privileges based upon availability. This Pete Dye Canyon Golf Course has received numerous accolades, including Golf Inc. magazine’s “Golf Development of the Year.” Open course with limited play. Only four groups of 18-hole play are allowed per day. For more information call (888) 458-6600.

There are many great Park City golf courses and let Park City Lodging help you find the best one for you. Book your stay and ask for available deals and then head out and play round at a Park City Golf Course!

Park City, Utah Hiking Offers Spectacular Views

Park City has plenty to offer for everyone and there is always something to do outdoors. If you’re looking for a great activity outdoors, head to one of the many great hiking trails. Park City, Utah hiking offers spectacular views which never get old and are always worth the trek! Make sure to pack some water, a jacket and most of all, a camera.

There is a wide range of trails throughout the Park City area that can offer majestic views of the area. There are over 150 miles of public trails for biking and hiking that cross through the world renowned ski resorts. If you’re a novice hiker or an experienced hiker, make time to check out the great trails and the amazing views that can only be found in Park City.

For an easy trail that provides great views, head to the Beaver Creek Trail and travel among a beaver-inhabited river over 4.5 miles of scenic landscape. It is ideal for families and picnics which can make for a great day.

The Rail Trail and Round Valley trails are perfectly suited for beginners and offer plenty of land to go on a hike or a long bike ride. Rail Trail is a 26-mile roundtrip while Round Valley is six miles long.

For a great view that you’ll never forget, head up Soapstone Basin which can be accessed in Kamas. This fast-paced trail is a loop that goes through fir and aspen trees and gives you a view of the Bluffs Overlook and the Duchesne River gorge which is 2,000 feet deep. Make sure to bring the water as the trail is 16.5 miles long!

If you’re looking for a more experienced climb, try the Mid-Mountain Trail which traverses 20 miles through deep canyons and tree groves.

Deer Valley Resort offers lift-served hiking and has many downhill options for hikers and bikers of various skill levels. From the Rail Trail, head to the Promontary Trail which has three legs to it and is great for all hikers.

The Glenwild Loop is a 12-mile loop that goes through the backcountry and provides great scenery for all.

When hiking, make sure to check the weather and conditions of the trail before you head out and inform someone of where you have gone. Some trails are pet friendly which means you can bring your dog, but some don’t so check ahead. Make sure to have enough food and water while loading up on sunscreen and lip balm. Conditions can change quickly in the mountains so be prepared for anything when you head out on a long hike. The hard work is always worth it in the end as there is no better feeling than seeing the great views during the hike.

If you want to check out the spectacular views that the Park City hiking trails have to offer, make sure you check out Park City Lodging. We can help you find the right place to stay after your long day of hiking!

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Ride Park City Mountain Bike Trails

Park City is a mountain biker’s paradise in the summer with hundreds of miles of trails that go around and through our three world class resorts. Every year thousands of mountain bikers come to enjoy riding through the beautiful Wasatch Mountains. Here are some of our favorite Park City mountain bike trails.

Mid-Mountain Trail

A signature Park City mountain bike trail, the Mid-Mountain Trail runs through all three Park City resorts, starting at Deer Valley and running through Park City Mountain Resort before finishing at Canyons. More than 20 miles long with 1,400 feet of altitude change, this trip through the heart of the area has something through for all riders.

A number of other trails connect to the Mid-Mountain Trail, which has an upper-intermediate rating, allowing you to design your own loop rides or other routes. Silver Lake Lodge at Deer Valley is the start point of the trail, with other good access points being the Spiro, Armstrong, Sweeny North, Sweeney South and Daly Canyon trails. Check out Utah Mountain Biking’s website for more information.

Jenni’s Trail

One of the most popular Park City mountain bike trails for visitors, Jenni’s Trail runs 5.1 miles from the base of Park City Mountain Resort to the top of the Payday Lift. Experienced beginners or intermediates can enjoy an up-and-down route or use Jenni’s Trail to connect to the Mid-Mountain Trail as well as other trails further up the mountain.

If you’re looking for an easy, relaxed ride, ride the Payday Lift up to the top of the mountain and cruise down Jenni’s Trail to the bottom.

Park City Town Loop

This seven-mile loop travels the Sweeney Switchbacks, John’s Trail and Gravedigger Trail providing a good part-day route for visitors.

You begin on Lowell Avenue and take the Sweeney Switchbacks towards the top of the Town Lift before dropping into the challenging John’s Trail that will test your technical skills. Finish off by climbing again on the Gravedigger Tail before cruising back into town through daily canyon. This route is a great taste of some of the best Park City mountain bike trails.

Park City Mountain Bike Trails Resources

UtahMountainBiking.com and the Mountain Trails Foundation provide a wealth of information about Park City mountain bike trails. Additionally, all three resorts run some of their chairlifts during the summer, providing bikers with easy access to the summits. Check in with their individual websites for more information.

As you plan your trip to explore the Park City mountain bike trails, use Park City Lodging to find a perfect place to stay. We have properties at all three resorts as well as in downtown Park City, providing easy access to a wide variety of trails. We looking forward to helping you have an enjoyable visit!

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Tee It Up at a Few Park City Golf Courses

With summer just around the corner, Park City trades its famous snow for warm sunshine and there’s no better way to enjoy the beautiful surroundings than by spending a day on the links. As you plan your visit, here’s some information on the Park City golf courses you’ll want to include on your agenda.

Park City Golf Club

The most popular of all the Park City golf courses, the Park City Golf Club is the most played course in the state of Utah every year. Located in the heart of Park City, backing up to Park City Mountain Resort, this 6,800-yard public course will challenge golfers of all levels.

Greens fees are $50, with discounts for residents. All golfers pay the resident rates after 3 p.m. Click here for more detailed information. To reserve a tee time at the best of the public Park City golf courses, call (435) 615-5800 or make your own reservation online.

Soldier Hollow Golf Course

Located less than a half hour from Park City, this site of the cross-country skiing and biathlon competitions of the 2002 Olympic Winter Games boasts two 18-hole courses appropriately named the Gold and Silver Courses.

The Gold Course is a challenging mountains course that features dramatic changes in elevation, offering breathtaking views of the Heber Valley below. The Silver Course is a bit flatter and features vistas of Mount Timpanogos. Greens fees are $33, with discounts for seniors, juniors and children. Visit the Soldier Hollow website to book your tee time in this place of Olympic history

Wasatch Mountain

Voted one of the “Best Places to Play” by Golf Digest, Wasatch Mountain State Park has two 18-hole courses that provide very different experiences.

The Mountain Course takes golfers two miles up into the mountain before turning them around and sending them back down. Enjoy beautiful views and the opportunity to see wildlife. The Lake Course has something for all players with flatter terrain meandering through eight lakes and ponds. Greens fees for both courses start at $33 with discounts for seniors and juniors.

As you plan to enjoy the fantastic Park City golf courses, use Park City Lodging to find a perfect place to stay during your trip. We offer properties within walking distance to the Park City Golf Club as well as at all three resorts. We look forward to helping you put together a great vacation!

Where to Rent a Fatbike in Park City

Want to explore the winter wonderland surrounding Park City without having to buy a lift ticket? Consider renting a fatbike – an exciting outdoor activity that is rapidly growing in popularity.

Fatbikes are bicycles with oversized tires, allowing them to travel easily over snowy trails, and have even been ridden all the way to the South Pole!

We’re far from Antarctica, but Park City also boasts a vast network of trails, many of which are open to fatbike riding in the winter. Hop on a fatbike and see a side of Park City that many visitors never do.

Where to Rent a Fatbike

Fatbikes are available for rental from a number of locations in Park City, including Jans and All Seasons Adventures. To be sure that your fatbike will be ready for you, make a reservation in advance.

Jans: (800) 745-1020

All Seasons: (435) 649-9619

Where to Ride Your Fatbike

Park City has miles of free trails perfect for fatbike riding. Jans recommends starting on the Rail Trail, a groomed trail that connects with the Round Valley Nordic Area. From there you can connect to Round Valley and explore the area. If you’re more adventurous, you can check out the ungroomed Glenwild trail network, riding in the paths left behind by hikers and snowshoers.

For more information on where to take your fatbike, check with the rental shops or consult the Mountain Trails Foundation winter trail map.

Park City Fatbike Tours

One of the best ways to get acquainted with a fatbike is on a guided tour. All Seasons Adventures is offering guided tours this winter that are perfect for active bikers and casual vacationers alike. Give All Seasons a call to make your tour reservation and learn how to get the most out of your fatbike under their expert tutelage.

Park City Lodging is a corporate member and official destination partner of the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA). As an IMBA member, we are proud to promote Park City as one of the best mountain biking destinations in the world. Come get a taste of our trails on a fatbike in the winter and return in the summer to check out all that the mountains have to offer to cyclists!

As you plan your fatbike adventure in Park City, use Park City Lodging to find a convenient place to stay. We have properties all over the Park City area, including at all three resorts and on downtown Main Street.

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