Everyone pretty much knows that Park City is a supreme winter destination; however, the city also comes alive during the warm summer months. So what’s there to do in the summer?
Enjoy the Outdoors
In Park City, you will find a vast offering of outdoor adventures. Take in some golf at the area courses that are surrounded by stunning views. Take to the hills on foot or on a bike with hundreds of miles of trails. Both area resorts also offer lift served bike trails for an exciting down hill ride.
At the Olympic Park, you can check out Olympic hopefuls as they train or you can try a comet bobsled ride or the alpine size. There’s even a new zipline! The area resorts also offer ziplines, alpine coasters and more.
Check out the Entertainment
Throughout the summer, you can enjoy everything from festivals to outdoor concerts. The Kimball Arts Festival is a wonderful way to get out and see artist performing from around the country and enjoy some tasty food fare. The Deer Valley Music Festival and the Big Stars Bright Nights Concert Series at Deer Valley brings big-name and local entertainers to the slopes. Savor the Summit and the Park City Food and Wine Classic showcase the best of Park City eateries.
Catch a Flick
While Park City is home to the famous Sundance Institute during the winter, you can enjoy some great films during the summer. The Sundance Institute and the Park City Film Series both offer great film showings throughout the summer. Some of these are free and open to the public!
Explore Some History
Park City has its roots as a silver mining town and you can see the character of this throughout the city. Head to the Park City Museum to explore the rich history of our town. There are historic walking tours that are perfect for history and architecture buffs. For those who enjoy a bit of spookiness, there’s even a ghost tour.
Imbibe in Local Spirits
Park City offers plenty of bars, breweries and other establishments to whet your whistle. Check out Wasatch Brew Pub or Squatters for locally brewed beers. The High West Distillery is a wonderful distillery, salon, and restaurant where you can enjoy some wonderful spirits and great food.
And finally, another great reason to visit Park City in the summer are the great lodging rates. Park City Rental Properties offers terrific rates all summer long, so you can truly enjoy our Park City summers!