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Carriage Rides

Carriage Rides, Homestead Resort, Heber, Utah, Park City, Utah, Dating Ideas, Wasatch Mountains, County, HOrsesHorse Drawn Carriage rides are available 5:00 – 8:00 Friday and Saturday. $10.00 per person. 4 and under Free.

Rides can be reserved through Rocky Mountain Outfitters 435-654-1655. Reservations are not needed. The Carriage is available at the Homestead Activity Center.

Carriage Ride & Dinner package, $39.00 per person which includes a three course dinner in Fannys Grill.

Homestead Resort

Homestead Resort, Midway, Utah, Wasatch County, Wasatch Mountains, Park City, Utah County, Heber, Sleigh Rides, Winter Summer, Crater, Scuba Diving

Come to the Homestead Resort for unique accommodations near four world-class ski destinations. Whatever your needs, our Utah lodging amenities will provide a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Take a rejuvenating dip or scuba lessons in the warm waters of the Homestead Crater – a 55-foot, hollowed-out limestone rock. Let our massage therapists pamper you with a soothing spa treatment. From state-of-the-art meeting space to a modern fitness facility, this charming alternative to traditional Park City lodging offers variety of Utah lodging amenities, including:

  • 13,000 square feet of flexible space, accommodating up to 300, featuring oversized windows, T1 and WIFI internet access, and the latest audiovisual service and support
  • AVEDA Spa, featuring experienced aestheticians, licensed massage therapists, a complete menu of spa treatments.
  • Adventure Center, offering pocket billiards, Ping-pong, board and video games, a guest library, and much more.
  • Homestead Crater, a 55-foot tall, beehive-shaped rock filled with 90-degree water, offering world-famous swimming, snorkeling, and scuba diving
  • Championship golf course, featuring fantastic views of the Heber Valley and the picturesque Snake Creek Valley
  • Aquatic facilities, including indoor / newly remodeled outdoor pools, spas, and a natural mineral bath
  • Fitness room, featuring Life Fitness treadmills, Precore ESX elliptical machines, Life Fitness stationary bikes, Proformance weight machines, and TKO weights

At The Homestead Resort we treat you like you are our only guest. Relax among lush grounds, rejuvenating spa services, and soothing ambience. Test your inner athlete with golf, trout fishing, scuba diving, and skiing. Explore our majestic surroundings via snowmobile, buggy, horse-drawn sleigh, hiking trails, or mountain-biking tours. Are you here for a meeting or special event? Let our event planners and caterers handle the details – from décor and menu to seating plans and audiovisual support. This beautiful country resort is a refreshing change from the traditional Park City lodging choices, offering a full range of services including Weddings.

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Homestead Resort & Spa
700 N Homestead Dr
Midway, UT 84049 (866) 976-6417

Utah Holiday Christmas Lights

Holiday Christmas Light ExhibitsFor your convenience UtahAgenda has compiled this list of Holiday Christmas Light Exhibits in our festive state of Utah. Some require admission cost but most are free to the pubic. So gather the family, the blankets, hot chocolate, Christmas music and continue this wonderful holiday tradition.

Our list is a work in progress so check back often and find what we’ve discovered!

Happy Holidays!
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Sleigh Bells ‘n Whistles

Train Ride, Sleigh Ride and a Cowboy, Poet, Heber Utah, Heber Creeper, Provo Canyon, Winter Activities

Experience Heber Valley’s winter wonderland as you travel over the river and through the fields…first by train, then by sleigh! Along the way, you’ll stop for a journey by horse drawn sleighs or wagons (dependent on snow conditions) through the beautiful country setting, to a ranch shelter. There, you’ll delight to tales told by an authentic cowboy poet and enjoy sweet treats and hot beverages around the old-time pot-bellied stove. Then, climb aboard again and return to the Heber Depot.

Winter Sleigh Ride to visit a Cowboy Poet, Heber Utah Provo Canyon, Park CityThe train departs from the Heber Valley Railroad Depot and travels toward Midway for a beautiful view of the Deer Creek Reservoir and Heber Valley. Along the route, you’ll stop for an old-fashioned group sleigh ride through snow-covered fields, then return to the Heber Valley Railroad Depot in the warmth of the train. Fare includes approximately 30-minute, round-trip train ride, group sleigh/wagon ride, refreshments and entertainment.

Dates: Snow Conditions Permitting

January 2 & January 16, 2010
February 6 & February 20, 2010
March 6 & March 20, 2010

Schedule: 3:00 pm Depart Heber Depot / 4:30 pm Return
Fares: $38 Adult/Senior, $28 Child (3-12)

Dress warmly for the sleigh ride and make sure to bring your camera…you just might see deer and elk along the way!
Perfect for all ages, families, friends and groups (can comfortably accommodate up to 60 passengers, larger groups also welcome).
Advance reservations are required 24-hours in advance. No outside food or beverage is allowed.

Raft ‘N Rails

River Rafting, Train Rides, Heber Creeper, Provo, Utah, Utah County, OutdoorsCool off a hot summer day with this fun activity for ages 3+. Enjoy a scenic train ride from Heber to Vivian Park, raft the renowned Provo River with experienced guides through Class I and Class II rapids, visit the famed Sundance Resort, then catch a return shuttle to the depot OR with the TimeSaver option you can catch a return shuttle without visiting Sundance Resort.

Dress appropriately and don’t forget the sunscreen!

Includes gourmet boxed lunch served with your choice of ham, turkey, roast beef or vegetarian sandwich, freshly-baked cookie, chips and bottled water.

Departs from the Heber City Depot each Tuesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and returns at approximately 2:30pm.

$89 Adults/Seniors, $74 Children (3-12)

Reins ‘n Trains

Horse Riding, Horseback Riding, Heber Utah, Train Rides, Family, Outdoors Saddle up for a great summertime activity that combines a train ride with horseback riding.

Relish the winding trails and scenic views of Soldier Hollow, led by professional guides.  Return to the lodge for a delicious boxed lunch, then climb aboard the train and head back to the Heber Depot (3:00 pm departure returns by shuttle).

Appropriate for riders 8 years and older.  Includes guide gratuity.
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Wagon and buggy rides are available for families with children under the age of 8, contact the Ticket Office for additional information.

Dates: June 3 through August 31, 2011 — Tuesday through Saturday

Schedule:
11:00 am Depart Heber Depot / 2:00 pm Return
3:00 pm Depart Heber Depot / 6:00 pm Return

Duration: 3 Hours, Round-Trip

Fares: $89 Adult/Senior/Child

Train departs from the Heber City Depot.  Food and beverages are available for purchase throughout the ride, in the full-service snack car.  Advance reservations are required 24-hours in advance.  No outside food or beverage is allowed.

Sleigh and Dine

Romantic Winter Sleigh Rides, Scenic, Heber Valley Utah, Holidays, Christmas Dining

Come and enjoy a sleigh ride and afterwards warm up inside with a tasty meal at the Homestead Resort. After the sleigh ride dinner will be served in Fanny’s Grill at the Homestead. This is a great family reunion or corporate get together. It is also a perfect romantic evening for two for Valentine’s Day or whenever you want to show your sweetie your affection. Don’t miss out!!

Enjoy a unique, historic, and memorable experience on a horse-drawn buggy or sleigh ride around the Homestead Resort, one of Utah’s oldest running resorts. Homestead sits nestled in the beautiful Heber Valley outside the small town of Midway, located about 20 minutes from Park City. Our beautiful teams of clydesdales,belgians, and spotted draft horses will pull you through a nice scenic view of Heber Valley and you can enjoy breathtaking views of the Wasatch Mountains.

All rides are PRIVATE, this means only your party will be on a sleigh.
Children 3 years old and under may ride at no cost.
Warm wool blankets are provided in cold weather.

Couples………………………138.00 (for two people)
Adults (3 or more)…………59.00
Children (4-11)…………….39.00

Please call for reservations (435) 654-1655

Heber Valley Tube ‘n Train Ride

Heber Valley Tube 'n Train Ride, Soldier Hollow, Heber, Utah, Park City, Salt Lake County, Snow Tubing, Sledding, Train Rides, Children's Activities, Kids Stuff, Stuff to Do

The Tube ‘n Train Adventure departs from the Heber Valley Railroad Depot, travels to the Soldier Hollow Platform, then returns to the Heber Valley Railroad Depot after an exciting, tow lift-served snow tubing session.

Get out and experience winter fun combining a train ride and snow tubing on a 1,000 foot groomed hill with tow lift service.Enjoy approx. 90 minutes of snow tubing before returning on a relaxing train ride to Heber. Note: the 3:00 pm departure returns by bus.

Fare includes train ride, snow tube, tow lift pass, shuttle transfer. Food options limited at tubing hill. Order boxed lunch with advance reservation.

Dates & Departure Times: (Snow Conditions Permitting)
January 2—30, 2010—Fridays, 11:00 am / Saturdays, 11am & 3pm
February 5—March 30, 2010—Fridays & Saturdays, 11am & 3pm
December 17-30, 2010—Monday through Saturday, Call for Specific Times

Duration: 3 Hours, Round-Trip
11:00 am departure includes shorter train ride and longer tubing session; 3:00 pm departure includes longer train ride and shorter tubing session,

Fares: $38 Adult/Senior, $28 Child* (3-12)  *Under 3 Not Allowed on Tubing Hill

Advance reservations required.