— Posted by Andy on February 18, 2013
Our newest avalanche dog, Lily, just started her on-mountain training a couple weeks ago, and the lab-pointer mix pup has been turning heads everywhere she goes (you can see why below).
Lily struts her stuff on the snow.
Lily may be small enough to fit inside our patrollers' helmets right now, but she's already made her local TV debut on KSL Channel 5 last week. She was joined by mountain patrollers Sierra Prothers and Hutch Foster, as well as fellow avy dog Calamity Jane, live in-studio where Sierra and Hutch talked about what kind of training goes into preparing an avalanche dog for their service, and what exactly our mountain patrol relies on them for. Watch the segment below:
This week, you can meet Lily for yourself during any of our live meet and greets in the resort plaza! She'll be saying hi to guests in the resort plaza from 11:15-12:00 pm Monday through Friday this week: meet her in-person and talk to patroller Sierra about what Lily's done so far, and what the next steps of her training will be. Look for them outside Legacy Lodge every day this week, and get to know our newest team member!
Official news and announcements from Park City Mountain Resort.
Originally from Washington, DC; Andy has been with Park City Mountain Resort since 2011 after being a lifelong PC visitor with his family.
Samantha is new to Utah, joining the Park City Mountain Resort team in 2011 as the Marketing Coordinator.
When he's not up on the mountain checking on the cams, Eric is managing the interactive marketing for Park City Mountain Resort.
Colette is Park City Mountain Resort’s social media coordinator. A lifelong skier, she joined the PCMR team in 2013.
Dave has worked in the ski and snowboard industry since 2000 and joined the PCMR team in the spring of 2014.
Park City Mountain Resort
1345 Lowell Ave
PO Box 39
Park City, UT 84060
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