Deer Valley and Park City Area News
Posted by YouInParkCity.com December 9, 2011
DEER VALLEY RESORT Celebrates the holidays with Santa
Deer Valley Resort is ready to celebrate the holiday season, They have become a tradition among the Park City community.
Everyone is invited to celebrate Christmas at Deer Valley on Saturday, December 24, 2011. Santa Claus will be in the Snow Park Lodge area at the resort base from 9 to 11 a.m., and from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Silver Lake (mid mountain) area. Please remember to bring your camera to have pictures taken with Santa.
The annual Torchlight Parade is fun part of the Deer Valley holiday season. The parade takes place Friday, December 30, 2011, at approximately 6 p.m. The Deer Valley Resort ski school will impress spectators with torches, synchronized skiing and all sorts of fun and exciting moves. You can catch all the action from the deck of Snow Park Lodge which has a view of the Big Stick ski run on Bald Eagle Mountain where the parade will take place. Not only will you be impressed by the visual spectacle, everyone will enjoy complimentary hot cider and cookies!
Posted by: YouInParkCity.com November 12, 2009
DEER VALLEY RESORT OPENS WITH ANNUAL CELEBRITY SKI FEST December 5 & 6, 2009
DEER VALLEY, PARK CITY, UTAH (November 12, 2009) – Deer Valley Resort kicks off its winter ski season with the excitement of the annual Deer Valley Celebrity SkiFest on December 5 and 6, 2009. The invitational ski event pairs former Olympic ski legends with television and film celebrities for a weekend of skiing, live music and fundraising for the environmental group Waterkeeper Alliance, which supports and empowers Waterkeeper member organizations to protect communities, ecosystems and water quality.
“It’s natural for us to kick our ski season off with a celebration,” says Deer Valley Marketing Director Coleen Reardon. “We celebrate the arrival of great snow, the start of a new ski season, the excitement of hosting celebrity guests and television crews to experience our mountains, and the satisfaction of helping out a non-profit organization we feel strongly about: the Waterkeeper Alliance.”
The Deer Valley Celebrity SkiFest will include giant slalom races on both Saturday, December 5 and Sunday, December 6 on Deer Valley’s Birdseye ski run. The competition will be televised by CBS on Sunday, December 20, 2009, at 5 p.m. (EST) following the NFL. The public is invited to watch the ski racing portion of the event adjacent to the Birdseye ski run. A Pro-Am race will be held Saturday, December 5 at 1 p.m., with the final race taking place on Sunday, December 6 at noon.
Some of the best-known legends of U. S. skiing will compete in this year’s event, including Steve Mahre, Phil Mahre, Tommy Moe and Deer Valley’s own Ambassador of Skiing Heidi Voelker. Celebrities scheduled to attend at this time include: Cheryl Tiegs, Larry David, Bobby Kennedy, Jr., Max Kennedy, Chris Kennedy, Cheryl Hines, Gloria Rueben, Rob Morrow, Neil Patrick Harris, Dylan Bruno and David Conrad.
Site of the 2002 Olympic Winter Games slalom, aerial and mogul events, other upcoming events at Deer Valley Resort this winter include the 2010 Visa Freestyle International FIS World Cup, January 14 – 16, 2010. The world’s best freestyle aerial and mogul competitors will show off their moves amidst extracurricular events like fireworks and live entertainment.
For more information on this and other Park City Events please visit the YouInParkCity.com Events Calendar.
Posted by: YouInParkCity.com June 22, 2009
Deer Valley Resort begins accepting advance reservations
On the first day of summer Deer Valley Resort announced that it will begin accepting advance reservations for all of the Deer Valley Skier Services winter programs and products on July 6, 2009 for the 2009/2010 ski season. The Deer Valley Ski School recommends advance reservations for all visitors and Park City and Deer Valley homeowners especially during the Christmas holiday period, Martin Luther King weekend, Presidents’ Day week and the month of March.
Reservations for all Deer Valley Skier Services products, including group lessons, child care, rentals, specialty programs and private lessons (if no specific instructor is requested) begin on Monday, July 6, 2009. Private lesson requests for specific instructors begin on Tuesday, September 8, 2009.
For More information Contact Skier Services Reservations Monday through Friday, beginning July 6, 2009, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. MST at (435) 645-6648 or (888) 754-8477. For more information or for reservation request forms, please visit deervalley.com.
Friday, June 11, 2009
DEER VALLEY RESORT TO OPEN LIFT SERVED HIKING AND MOUNTAIN BIKING
Deer Valley Resort announced the opening of lift -served mountain biking and hiking starting Friday June 19th. The lifts will remain open daily through Labor Day and then on weekends only through Sunday, September 13, 2009. The Silver Lake Express chairlift at Snow Park Lodge and the Sterling Express chairlift at the Silver Lake Lodge (mid-mountain) will give hikers and bikers easy access to most of the ski area.
Scenic rides, bike rentals, lessons and lift tickets will be available at the Snow Park and Silver Lake lodges.
Posted by YouInParkCity.com at 1pm June 11, 2009
COST: Rates for Silver Lake Express and Sterling Express Chairlifts:
All-day bike pass $28
Single ride with bike $19
Scenic ride $15
Senior scenic ride (65+) $12
Scenic ride (6 to 12 years) $12
Scenic ride (five and under) Free
Summer Season Pass $275
Interchangeable Hospitality Pass $550
Silver Lake Express (one round-trip) $8 adult
seniors 65+ $5
children 6 to 12 years $5
Free for children 5 and under
MOUNTAIN BIKE RENTALS:
Deer Valley Resort offers an exceptional line of high-quality, full-suspension mountain bikes for rent in addition to all the accessories you’ll need for your ride. Deer Valley’s Bike Rental Shops will be open seven days a week from Friday, June 19, through Labor Day, then weekends only through September 13 (conditions permitting), from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and are located at Snow Park Lodge or outside Silver Lake Lodge at mid-mountain. Rental of our JAMIS bikes includes a helmet and complimentary water bottle.
Rental Options: .........3-Hours / Full Day
Junior: (12 and under) X-20; X-24..... $20/$30
Junior: (12 and under) XS Parker 2.0..... $25/$35
Adult: (All Mountain) Parker 2.0........ $36/$45
Adult: (X-Country) Dakar Sport ........ $36/$45
Adult: (Downhill Fat-tire) Bam 1.0...... $50/$60
(Protective gear included with Adult Downhill)
MOUNTAIN BIKE SCHOOL:
Deer Valley’s Mountain Bike School, offering scheduled clinics and tours for all abilities, is open daily, June 19 through Labor Day, then weekends only until September 13 (conditions permitting) from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The Mountain Bike School is available at either Snow Park Lodge or mid-mountain next to Silver Lake Lodge. See more of the mountain by taking a bike clinic designed to improve your skills while you enjoy a guided trail ride. For more information or to make a reservation, please call 435-645-6648. 3-hour adult clinics (13 & older) $44 per rider for 2-5 riders 3-hour kids clinics (8-12 years) $34 per rider for 2-4 riders (10 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 2-5 p.m.) *Minimum two students; otherwise lesson converts to a 1 ½ hour private lesson beginning at original start time
Private clinics (2-hour minimum is required) $49 per hour for 1 to 2 riders $69 per hour for 3 to 4 riders
Hiking guides $22 per hour for 1 to 2 hikers $32 per hour for 3 to 4 hikers
HOW: For more information or to make reservations, please call (435) 645-6648 or (888) 754-8477 or visit the Resort website at deervalley.com.