A chill is in the air, winter is just around the corner and Park City Ski Resorts will be opening soon. Park City Mountain Resort, already with snow making machines turned on, will be the first to open on November 19th, then The Canyons Resort on November 25th with Deer Valley always last (nothing wrong with that ;-)) on December 3rd. There’s has been talk of an above normal snowfall ski season with [Read more…]
Cafe Trang in Park City offered a $10 Groupon for $20 worth of food so we decided to give it a try. We arrived at the restaurant on a Friday about 6pm. There were only 3 tables occupied which seemed kind of odd to me for a Friday at dinnertime, but summer is the slow season for Park City. Cafe Trang is also located away from the busier Park City Main Street area which may also be a reason for less customers.
Anyway, we were greeted and seated promptly. The menu is huge, several [Read more…]
On a hot afternoon, we decided it would be a good time to use our Groupon at the Jupiter Bowl bowling alley in Park City last week to escape the heat. We arrived around noon and were promptly taken care of by the front desk. There were only a few lanes being used and not much of a crowd at first. Our groupon for $29 included shoe rental and 2 hours of bowling for up to six people, an 18-inch New York style pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni), a pitcher of soda and $2 in arcade tokens. Later I found out that they [Read more…]
On another return trip from the High Uintas via Mirror Lake Highway, we decided to give the Gateway Grille in Kamas a try on a weekday afternoon for lunch. My friend wanted a sandwich and chose the grilled chicken and swiss served on a foccacia bun. I wanted something a little more extravagant so opted for one of their specialties, sauteed prawns and feta cheese with tomatoes and [Read more…]
Although there is still snow in the high country here, Memorial Day is just around the corner and things are heating up. There are lots of Park City summer activities that are as enjoyable as the winter activities here. There is mountain biking, hiking; zipline, bobsled, alpine coaster, alpine slide, hot-air balloon and horseback riding. There are reservoir lakes just down the road for fishing, kite boarding, jet-skiing and [Read more…]