Summer is almost here with its wonderful weather and along with it comes a generous supply of fun activities. While many think Park City is a winter destination, the summer offers some great activities – some of which you may never have even thought about doing!


Paddle Boarding and Kayaking

Local lakes such as the Jordanelle State Park, Rockport Reservoir and Echo Reservoir offer all sorts of great fun. You can rent paddle boards or kayaks at Jordanelle. Also, at the Jordanelle Marina you can find jet skis for an exciting ride around the lake.


Boating on the Lakes

If you really want to experience the lake take advantage of Park City Vacation Rentals’ Ultimate Boat Experience! With the all-inclusive package you’ll ride aboard a new 2013 Malibu Axis A22 Ultimate Wakeboard and Surfing boat that seats up to 12 people. The package includes all the fun toys you’ll need including wakeboards, skis, knee boards, giant tubes and more.


Visit Sundance Resort

Just a short drive from Park City, you’ll find the gorgeous Sundance Resort – yes, the one founded by Robert Redford. Enjoy scenic lift rides, including a full moon lift ride. Sundance offers great activities such as horseback riding, river rafting and hot air ballooning. And, look for one of the longest zip lines in the country to open this spring!


S’mores and More at the Montage

So, who doesn’t love games and s’mores? Enjoy a wonderful night of both at the Montage in Deer Valley. Gather around the fire pit and toast up that tasty treat. You can then take the family to Daly’s Pub and Rec for darts, billiards, bowling and arcade games.

From this featured property, you and your family can enjoy all that that the Montage and Deer Valley offers!

This wonderful rental, located in Upper Deer Valley in the prestigious Lookout Community, was built in 2014 and is professionally decorated in a mountain contemporary décor. It features 4,317 square feet and can sleep up to 11 guests. You’ll love the views of the Deer Valley and Park City ski slopes, Empire Canyon and historic Park City.


Mountain Town Music Free Concert Series

Catch a fun outdoor concert with Mountain Town Music. This organization offers plenty of live music concerts throughout the Park City area including the Canyons, Kimball Junction, Deer Valley, Main Street and more. Check out the venues and events here!


Park City Golf Course

The Park City area is full of great golfing experiences. From luxurious private courses to pristine public courses, any golfer will find a challenging course that is just right! One of our favorites is the municipal Park City Golf Course. This course is located in the heart of Park City and is a golfer’s dream.

 If you want a course-side property, this Park City Chalet is perfect!

The Park City Chalet at the Marriott Hotel Park City is a townhome-style home featuring two bedrooms / two and a half baths.This professionally decorated home is situated on the 18th green of the Park City Golf Course. Do you like fishing?  The small lake adjacent to this home is stocked to the hilt with brown and rainbow trout and can be fished daily with a Utah fishing license! Perfect for kids and big fish for the angler in you!


Tubing the Rivers

Imagine floating down a river atop a tube – it’s a very unique way to experience our gorgeous rivers. There are several area companies that offer tubing trips – just ask our friendly concierge to help you find the best tubing adventure for you and your group. Tubing the Lower Provo River or Weber River is a fantastic way to see the Utah scenery!  You can paddle board on them too!

About Jim Bizily

I am an outdoor enthusiast, parent of two awesome boys, and Property Manager in beautiful Park City, Utah. After years in engineering and entrepreneurial projects, I decided to move to Park City Utah to start a business managing lodging and vacation rentals.