7 Salt Lake Ski Resorts within 30 minutes of downtown
Most ski buffs are aware that Park City has some marvelous ski resorts. After all, it was the site of the majority of the 2002 Winter Olympics here in Utah. But even with all that fame, most folks don’t know that there are actually 7 ski and snowboarding resorts within a 30 minute drive of Salt Lake City. That’s right, 7, count em 7. One for each day of the week!
Ski resorts close to Salt Lake City include Solitude and Brighton Ski & Snowboarding Resort (right up Little Cottonwood Canyon), Snowbird ski and summer resort and Alta Ski Resort (up Big Cottonwood Canyon). Park City, The Canyons, and Dear Valley Resorts are all such a short drive, that we locals tend to only go when the snow is great, and Never when it is snowing!
The Snow is Unique at Salt Lake and Park City Resorts
The snow itself is unique in Salt Lake and Park City winter vacation venues. We have a fine dry powder (we Are a desert you know) to satisfy even the elite of snow purists, delivering the finest experience and challenge on our runs. Oh, and if you are a novice or intermediate skier, ski resorts here in Utah groom their slopes as well to give you fun, challenge and entertainment in line with your expertise.
Salt Lake City and Park City Ski Resorts are year round destinations
Although snow skiing and snowboarding are our finest products here in Salt Lake, resorts here are not Only meant for skiing.
Why do I write a post about ski resorts in Salt Lake City in May, you might ask?
Well, Most of our mountain resort areas open again for the summer and provide a quiet reprieve from the heat and noise of the city. Hiking, outdoor symphony concerts among the mountains and pine trees, gondola rides, dinner theaters beautiful lakes and art fairs may be enjoyed at most of these resorts, a great get a way for a weekend, or even longer.
Yep, visiting one of our mountain playgrounds close to Salt Lake City should be one of your top 10 things to do when you visit. And that’s the truth!
Oh, and if you are looking to purchase avacation home or condo near one the of our winter and summer vacation areas, or a condo in downtown Salt Lake City to take advantage of all the nightlife, entertainment, sports and shopping that downtown Salt Lake offers, give us a call. We will be happy to help you find just the right one. Call us at 801-819-9005.