Imagine enjoying a nice breezy mountain day with your doors open and in walks a moose! That is what really happened to a family who lives in the Bald Eagle neighborhood of Deer Valley. Get the full story here:
SmartAsset’s “Best States for Homeowners” list came out for 2018 and Utah came in at #2! What exactly makes a State great for homeowners? According to SmartAsset, a personal finance site, home price growth as well as affordability, and low foreclosures, property taxes, closing costs, and low burglary rates are among the characteristics that make homeownership an attractive investment. Utah came in strong with low property taxes, price appreciation, and price per square foot.
Take a look at the full list here: SmartAsset's Best States for Homeowners List
Expanding the Company’s Family of Destinations and Experiences in Utah, Alterra Mountain Company announced today that it has entered into an agreement to purchase Solitude Mountain Resort, which would bring the company’s total to 13 year-round mountain destinations throughout North America, including the world’s largest heliskiing operation.
“With its close relationship with Deer Valley Resort, Solitude Mountain Resort is a natural fit for Alterra Mountain Company, and a tremendous addition to our family of destinations. We are especially excited to expand our reach within Utah and offer another ski and snowboard experience in a state known for its exceptional snow and mountain culture,” said Rusty Gregory, Chief Executive Officer, Alterra Mountain
Recently Facebook choose Eagle Mountain, Utah as the place for their new data center. Entrepreneur.com just published a great article on the reasons why Facebook and several other big companies are choosing Utah or as they say the "silicon slopes" including: Adobe, Overstock.com, Vivint Solar, Skullcandy and many more. See the full article here and the 5 reasons why you should choose Utah too!
TripAdvisor came out with the Top 10 U.S. Wellness Destinations in the Nation and Park City came in at #8!
The travel planning and booking site identified what it called 'zen destinations' and were happy to see that Park City made the list. With Park City's endless trail systems, clean air, and so many healthy things to do it really is a zen place to get away!
This Friday June 15, Deer Valley Resort and Park City Mountain Resort will fully open their summer lift services! That means you will have lift-served hiking and biking every day of the week through August! There are some new trails to try at Deer Valley and they also added twilight rides every Wednesday this year that go from 4pm to 8pm! See more details on both full opening here: Resorts open for summer
Congratulations to our neighbor Heber City for getting on Expedia's top ten list of America's most beautiful towns! Heber City is one of the fastest growing small towns in America and its beauty for sure has something to do with it! Check out the full list here, Heber came in at #7.
Park City has so many amazing hikes to choose from, it might be a little overwhelming for someone just visiting for a few days. Below is a great article on 6 day hikes ranging for easy to hard in Park City and surrounding Park City.