Is there anything more magical than a winter getaway? We don’t think so, especially with a destination like Park City, UT! If you want to maximize your stay and spend the best vacation with your loved ones, then this Park City winter bucket list is for you. In this blog, you’ll learn all about the top winter activities to enjoy in our favorite Utah city, including fun ski outings, tubing adventures, snowshoe hiking, and more. Read on, take notes, and make your dream getaway a reality!
Park City is one of the best destinations for winter sports lovers. Out here, there are many ways to enjoy the snow and make the most of the slopes, and the two most popular options are skiing and snowboarding. With an average snowfall of 320 inches per year, it’s easy to enjoy ultimate winter sports Park City. For maximum fun, head over to Deer Valley or Park City Mountain Resort and glide along the fresh, powdery snow all day! Did you know that Opulent Vacations offers many ski-in/ski-out properties? You don’t even need to worry about driving with your equipment. Drink your morning coffee and get started right away!
How about going on a unique adventure with your loved ones this winter? There’s nothing like the thrill of exploring the Park City mountains on a snowmobile. All Seasons Adventure allows you to enjoy the ride of a lifetime on family-friendly tracks in the countryside and soak in the gorgeous winter scenery.
Channel your inner Olympian at the local Olympic Park and try bobsledding! You can attend a public session where instructors will teach you the basics. Note that riders must be over 16 years old and weigh more than 100 pounds.
Experience a true winter wonderland by visiting an ice castle in Park City! The Midway Ice Castles await your arrival this season. Marvel at the whimsical light installations carved in the ice structure, sit on the frozen thrones, or sit by the fountain and channel your inner ice queen. We recommend wearing warm clothes and gloves!
If you enjoy hiking, why not try the winter alternative? With All Seasons Adventures, you can hop on snowshoes and discover the breathtaking beauty of Park City’s outdoors. There’s nothing like breathing in the crisp smell of pine trees around you and marveling at the mountain scenery.
A fun alternative to snowmobile adventures is dog sledding! This is one of the most fun activities you and your little ones can enjoy together. You’ll feel right out of a fairytale movie. All Seasons Adventures is also the provider for this unforgettable experience, so make sure you don’t miss out!
Another activity that will be a big hit with children is tubing. Watch your little ones scream with joy as they slide down the slope with their arms up in the air! The Soldier Hollow Tubing facility even offers a lift, so you don’t have to worry about carrying your tube.
This might not be an all-winter exclusive, but walking around downtown’s art galleries is always a great idea! After having fun on the slopes all day, return to your Opulent Vacations home to change and treat your eyes to stunning art pieces.
Since we’re talking about post-skiing activities, reward yourself by heading to one of the many downtown restaurants and lounge bars to enjoy a tasty “Apres-Ski” drink. Some of our favorite places include High West Distillery and the No Name Saloon!
Last but not least, another one of our favorite winter activities in Park City is to attend the world-renowned Sundance Film Festival. It’s particularly great for movie buffs that like to see the newest works of talented directors. It’s also a fun time to be in town as all the shops and restaurants tend to surf the festival wave.
Did we get you excited with this ultimate Park City winter bucket list? Good! Now is the time to make your trip a reality. When you choose to stay at one of Opulent Vacations’ properties, you get gorgeous amenities, high-end services, and stunning mountain views. No matter whether you’re looking for a modern condo for two or a spacious mountain home, we have what you are looking for. In addition to luxurious properties, we offer unmatched concierge services that include grocery delivery, dog-walking, private chefs, transportation, and more.