The Park City lifestyle is the reason people live here. Ask any local why they moved here from the east or west coast… or anywhere in between… and you invariably are met with a smile and any number of great reasons. But, it seems to come back to the love of the mountains, its natural beauty, the many recreational activities, the diverse events and happenings… and the people. The friends they made here and their neighbors who also have put down roots and settled into this unique town on the Wasatch Back. Some live year-round while others make it their vacation getaway, coming back year after year.
Travel + Leisure Named Park City the Top Town in America
Park City “is” the place for you. A prime location for homeowners and out-of-town vacation homeowners alike. Property values have continually increased in Park City over decades. The unique nature of the Park City economy combined with regulated growth and supply side conditions provide a hedge against economic cycles. Steady appreciation of Park City real estate over the years has the potential for providing investors with a safe, secure and rewarding real estate ownership experience.
Main Street. Historic… and Hip. Park City has Charm, Cache and Comfort
Nestled at the foot of the Wasatch Back, Park City offers the benefit of living in a beautiful and historic resort community — with the convenience of having a major city only 35 minutes away. Situated over 7,000 feet above sea level, Park City will take your breath away both literally and figuratively with it’s magnificent views and crisp, clean mountain air. As a historic mining town, that at one time had the largest and most productive silver mine in the world, modern day Park City prospers from vast ski and summer terrain in a picturesque surrounding. A year round calendar of events and happenings keep Park City alive and vibrant twenty-four seven.
Arguably the Best Snow on Earth, With Nine Resorts to Choose from…
Park City provides world-class skiing, on wide, open slopes under perfect blue bird skies from November through April. If it is not sunny , its dumping crystal light powder snow. Park City’s world renowned ski resorts have a base elevation of 6,900-feet and summit elevation of 10,000-feet. Consistently rated as the number one ski areas in America the skiable terrain provides a generous 3,300 acres suited for all ability levels. The Salt Lake International Airport, as one of the country’s most convenient hubs, is within an hour on Interstate 80, making Park City perhaps the most accessible ski resort in the United States. There are seven additional world class ski resorts all within 60 minutes drive from Park City.
Summertime Offers Innumerable Opportunities to Test Your Skills on High Alpine Meadows
The International Mountain Biking Association has elevated Park City to a “Gold Level” Ride Center Destination. With more than 400 miles of trails, lift-served scenic single track, and cross country gravel challenges meandering throughout Park City’s mountains. Weather you are a competitor or a recreational rider a feeling of exhilaration and freedom will embody you as you enjoy this mountain bike mecca. No matter what ride you choose don’t forget to reward yourself afterwards by checking out Park City’s après-bike hot spots located near the trailheads of the many Park City mountain bike trails. Not into biking ? Almost all of the Park City trail network is hiker friendly and offers a multitude of non bike alternatives to enjoy the beautiful mountain scenery.