— Posted by Meisha on June 20, 2012
One of the most common phrases you hear in a mountain town goes something like this, “I came for the winters, but I stay for the summers”. With bluebird days and temperatures approaching the high 70’s and low 80’s on a regular basis, it’s not hard to understand. This spring/summer, we are taking advantage of the less than average snowfall and have been hiking and biking well into the Wasatch Mountains since early May. Summer operations opened without having to manually remove snow from the Alpine Slide and Resort team members have already completed the annual Mountain Clean-up Day.
Taking advantage of long summer days with a post work bike ride is the ultimate “Happy Hour”. I’m not sure what you can compare to an Alpine Coaster lunch break ride, but trust me when I say it is an extreme way to break up your day. Free concerts almost nightly combined with weekly BBQ’s in the park with friends, well I hate to follow the crowd, but I too came here for the winters and stay for the summers!
Join us for an afternoon, long weekend or a summer and you’ll quickly see why. Be sure to keep your eyes open for that neighbor you weren’t expecting, moose sightings occur regularly and never fail to disappoint. Check out the calendar of events to see everything that is going on in the area over the next few months. Now excuse me, that post work bike ride is calling. I'd love to hear what summer activities keep you busy in the "off season"!
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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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