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Andy

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Andy has been the Communications Manager at Park City Mountain Resort since 2011, after moving out west from Washington, D.C. He has skied the Park City area for over 20 years, and is thrilled to call himself a PC local and Park City Mountain Resort his home mountain.

 


Finding Park City's Top Tapster with the Inaugural Bartenders' Cup

Almost since Park City was founded (1870, BTW), there's been a place in town to get an adult beverage. And during that entire time, debate has raged about who the supreme mixologist of this mountain town is. In order to decide once and for all (or at least until next spring), we're hosting the inaugural Miller Lite PCMR Bartenders' Cup.

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Showing off 40 Years of Onesies Ski "Fashion" at our 'Evolution of Freestyle' Day April 4

We proudly host a day-long celebration of freestyle evolution Friday, April 4 when Skiing History Week visits our mountain. The day includes a vintage fashion show, meet & greet with freestyle legends and a trampoline exhibition - and it's open to the public!

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Congratulations to Our Winter Games Athletes!

We were proud to see our own Sage Kotsenburg, Joss Christensen, Ted Ligety and Torah Bright represent us so well at the Sochi Games. With 3 golds and 1 silver medal, Team PCMR athletes would have finished 14th in the official Sochi medal standings! As their longtime home mountain, we have been a part of their Winter Games journeys for years, so it was thrilling to watch them become Winter Games medalists.

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Get Out of Jail Free with our 'Powder Flu' Doctor's Note

Snow's on the way, around a foot and a half expected by Saturday! If you're looking to get out for some powder turns - but have an obligation that's jamming you up - we've got you covered with a Powder Flu doctor's note.

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Here's a Resolution: Be the First to Know Everything Going On Here Ever

Being the first to know about everything going on here is the best new years resolution you could make - and the easiest! While your friends are quitting their new gym memberships, we're keeping you updated with the newest updates and events from the mountain, and the best deals to come out and enjoy it!

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Quench Your Thirst with Our Golden Anniversary Ale!

Since 1963, we've been making turns on this mountain and working up a thirst - so we worked with Wasatch Brewery on a special way to celebrate our 50th anniversary. We're proud to introduce our signature Golden Anniversary Ale: on tap around the mountain and on store shelves throughout Park City!

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The Incredible Story of How J.F.K. Helped Turn Park City From Ghost Town to Ski Town

In the 1950's, Park City was crumbling and boarded up, virtually abandoned after the mining boom of the early 20th century had passed. Three mine officers, however, had a bold idea to bring Park City back to life. Thanks to the help of a powerful ally in the White House, Park City began its transformation from ghost town to ski town.

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Buy Lift Tickets Now - Save Up to 35%!

Knock out one of your most important winter vacation planning to-do's early this year by buying your lift tickets in advance - and saving as much as 35% off our normal ticket window prices!

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"The Final Countdown" for Best Available Season Pass Prices

This is it: the final week to buy our 2013-14 season passes at the best available prices of the season. Now through September 15, all of our passes are available at discounted rates - get yours now and beat the deadline!

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Off the Rack: Patagonia Winter Outerwear

It's Christmas for our retail manager when winter gear starts showing up at Legacy Sports, so you can imagine what it's take for this week's Off the Rack: taking a look at this winter's Patagonia collection - available now in the store.

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Less Than 100 Days 'Til Opening Day!

We've got November 23 circled on the calendar for this winter's Opening Day - fewer than 100 days from today! Don't panic, we've got you covered with 100 ways to get ready for the season. Here's the first 25...

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Outside Magazine's "Best Town Ever"

Park City has become a year-round destination not only for skiers and snowboarders, but hikers, bikers, wine enthusiasts, film buffs, paddleboarders, music lovers, trail runners, art festival goers, foodies, marathoners and even wanna-be cowboys - so it's no surprise that Outside Magazine named Park City its "Best Town Ever" for 2013.

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Mini Golf's Coolest New Feature Now on Our Putt-Putt Course

Because something about late summer evenings, a used putter and a colored golf ball just fit together; we overhauled our 19 holes of mini golf to create a set of signature holes that you can only find on our mountain. New this year, you'll not only have to read the greens, but avoid the game's most artistic hazards: the PCMR Snowbugs.

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Discover All Our Summer Activities in 113 Seconds

Experience a mile-long alpine coaster track, 3 chairlifts, 4 alpine slide tracks, 18 holes of mini golf, our Adventure Zone and Little Miners Park, and over 70 miles of biking and hiking trails - all in under two minutes.

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Start Your Sunday on the Mountain with Brunch at the Resort

Start a summer Sunday morning at the mountain the right way, with brunch at Legends Bar & Grill featuring buttermilk pancakes, french toast, huevos rancheros, made-to-order omelets and our signature zeppoles.

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Show Off Your PCMR Pride

Rub your dream vacation in your friends' faces by returning home with some of our great PCMR and "I Ride Park City" logo wear to show off. From baby shirts to mouse pads, hoodies to hats, puzzles, mugs, stickers and more - we've got you covered for almost any souvenir you want to bring back from the mountain.

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Trailblazer Tuesday: Hiking P.C. Hill

Looking for a quick hike that's easy to find and easier to follow? P.C. Hill is a great way to get up above town and enjoy some great views, without spending all day on your feet.

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