Travel Blogs from Park City
We've been so busy skiing and taking in the sights that I haven't had a chance to update my blog. Big day skiing in Deer Valley yesterday which was fun - easy to get there from Park City on the shuttle. The snow was quite slushy so we headed to the very top and skiied there all day but it was very blustery and cold. Had our first hot dog for lunch which was great and when we finished skiing we headed up to St Regis on the funicular ...
We took a small detour to take a quick look at Park City - a small town and a big ski area (home to some of the 2002 Winter Olympics events). There was still some snow left from the huge half pipe and from the freestyle jumps. The town had a "touristy" main street (very "apres ski") but there were some really quaint little homes (but VERY EXPENSIVE) homes just off main ...
... travelled precariously close to the edge of the ravine. The rocks changed from grey to red and then suddenly to more of a yellow hue. Again it seemed to be getting colder and the river froze in parts as the sun set. An australian lady who was to be our dinner companion that night was incredibly excited at seeing snow for the first time. By the time we went to bed there was snow and ice on the outside of the train. We had arrived in Salt Lake ...
... They told me they do not have access to the internet, they do not leave the campus, and they will be there for 18 months. WOW!
I am having a Donut and chai tea at a place called Madbrook Donut company and then I am headed to the Great Salt Lake and then off to Yellowstone!
... clothing company from which Joel has previously bought clothes through. The company has a retail outlet in the outskirts of Salt Lake and is a gigantic 6-block warehouse similar in size to a Bunnings warehouse stocked full of skate, surf and snowboard gear (Joel was in his element, though co we couldn’t afford to buy much). We spent nearly 2 hours looking around here and walked away with 2 hooded ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking