Opening day was a huge success thanks to the hard work of the entire Park City Mountain Resort team. Our slope maintenance team did a fantastic job ensuring that the open runs had excellent conditions. Plus, our terrain park crew built what many were calling the "best opening day park ever!"
The morning started off really early for those who wanted the honor of being on the first chair. Interested in being on the first chair for the 2010-2011 season? This year's "first chair team" has some advice:
And in case you are interested. Here's a video showing "How to turn a six-pack chairlift into a seven-pack lift". It's pretty comical:
If you were up here today, I'd love to hear what you thought of opening day conditions.
Originally from the Pocono’s of Pennsylvania, Travis found his way to Park City three years ago and is now our grooming manager. When not in snowcat you can find him skiing or snowmobiling in the Utah backcountry or enjoying the skiing here at Park City Mountain Resort.
Nicole Roundy is a world class snowboarder on the US Paralympic Team. She is a cancer survivor, inspiration seeker, crossfit training, Park City riding superpower blogger. Follow her adventures right here. You can also spy her on twitter (@nicoleroundy) and Instragram (@nroundy)