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Park City Mountain Resort Announces New 2011-2012 Snowmamas and Snowpapa

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October 13, 2011

Park City Mountain Resort Announces New 2011-2012 Snowmamas and Snowpapa


  • New and Returning Snow-Loving Parents Offer Tips and Advice to Make Winter  Family Vacation Planning Easier
  •  First International Snowmama and First Snowpapa Join the Team 

Park City, Utah (Oct 13, 2011) – Park City Mountain Resort’s, an online resource for families planning winter vacations, today named six new members to the team. This year’s additions include the first international Snowmama and first “official” Snowpapa.

“Each year it proves to be incredibly difficult to choose only a few snow-loving parents to join the Snowmamas/Snowpapas team since everyone has incredible advice and stories to share,” said Krista Parry, founder of Snowmamas and director of marketing and communications for Park City Mountain Resort. “We know that planning a winter vacation can be a daunting task, particularly for parents who don’t have a big network of friends who ski or snowboard. Having the ability to connect and read tips from Snowmamas/Snowpapas that have been there, done that can help make planning, packing and preparation for the adventure a lot less stressful.”

Founded by Park City Mountain Resort in 2008, is a unique online community for families planning winter vacations. Whether choosing the right time to put your kids on skis, to tips on how to pack and where to ski, the Snowmamas/Snowpapas team shares their tips and tricks for making a vacation on the slopes as easy to plan as possible.

Each Snowmama/Snowpapa brings a unique perspective to the winter vacation planning process and experience for families of all different sizes, ages and abilities. Get to know them below:
The New Snowmamas/Snowpapas for the 2011-12 Season:

  • Heather Bowes; Park City, Utah
  • Andrea Guthmann; Chicago, Ill.
  • Kristen Haaijer; Oakville, Ontario
  • Maggie Landwermeyer; Austin, Texas
  • Karin Sheets; Gig Harbor, Wash.
  • Jeff Turbeville; Nashville, Tenn.

Returning Snowmamas include:

  • Kim-Marie Evans; Greenwich, Conn.
  • Amber Johnson; Denver, Colo.
  • Kelly Lewis; Tustin, Calif.
  • Krista Parry; Park City, Utah
  • Jennifer Tyler; Park City, Utah
  • Mary Flinn Ware; Park City, Utah

To read more about the Snowmamas and Snowpapas, please visit
About Park City Mountain Resort
Park City Mountain Resort, named the #1 Family Vacation in North America by the editors of SKI Magazine, is located in the heart of Park City, Utah and is only a 35-minute drive from Salt Lake City International Airport. For more information, visit or call 800.222.PARK.
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Andy Miller
Communications Manager
Park City Mountain Resort
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