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The Canyons Summer & Winter Resort

Canyons Resort, Park City, Utah, Skiing, Snowboarding, Gondola Rides, Sleigh Rides, Lodging, Mountain Biking, Winter Summer ActivitiesCanyons is the largest single ski and snowboard resort in Utah and one of the five largest in the U.S.

“So large and varied is Canyons that every level of skier will find not just some terrain, but a bewildering amount of it.”
–Tony Chamberlin, Boston Globe

300 new acres of skiable terrain, enhanced resort village, first heated seat orange bubble lift in North America and plenty of restaurants.

Winter Activities

Snowboarding Events
Spring Concert Series (March)

Summer Activities

Summer Concert Series (July, August)
July 3rd Celebration Fireworks & Concerts
Mountain Bike Races
Trail Runs & Mountain Marathons

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The Canyons Resort
4000 Canyons Resort Dr Park City, UT 84098
(888) 226-9667

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

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.

Canyons Wine Club Presents: An Evening in Barbaresco

CANYONS WINE CLUB PRESENTS: AN EVENING IN BARBARESCO

Lookout Cabin, Canyons Resort, Chef Maurizio, Park City, Resort, UtahWhere

High atop Canyons Resort, surrounded by panoramic views of the Wasatch mountains, lies a secluded, intimate venue accessed only via the Red Pine gondola and a cozy sleigh ride through the woods. Few settings can compare to the natural beauty that encompasses Lookout Cabin, which makes it the ideal location for a memorable evening.

Begin your Valentine romancing early!
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What

Guest Chef Maurizio of Trattoria “Antica Torre” and Aldo Vacca the Director of Produttori del Barbaresco celebrate 50 years of wine making excellence and a culinary tour of Northern Italy.

When

February 1, 2011 – Tuesday Evening in Barbaresco
5:45 PM – Meet on Mezzanine in the Grand Summit Hotel
6:00 PM – Board Gondola

Menu and Wine Pairings

Reception
Butter Poached Lobster Arancini
Baby Heirloom Tomato Bruschetta
House Made Meyer Lemon Ricotta and Hazelnut Crostini
**Cortese, Castelvero, Piemonte, 2009

1st Course

  • Bagna Cauda e Fonduta Piedmontese
  • With Traditional Accompaniments
  • **Nebbiolo Langhe, Produttori del Barbaresco, Piemonte, 2009

2nd Course

  • Crispy Veal Sweetbreads with Fennel Sformato
  • With Braised Escarole Pesto and Micro Herb Salad
  • **Nebbiolo Langhe, Produttori del Barbaresco, Piemonte, 2008

3rd Course

  • Agnolotti del Plin with Oxtail and Celeriac Ragu’
  • With Shaved Grana Padano
  • **Barbaresco, Produttori del Barbaresco, Piemonte, 2006

4th Course

  • Juniper Crusted Venison Tenderloin with White Truffle- Chive Risotto
  • With Crispy Kale and Balsamic Pan Jus
  • **Barbaresco, “Montestefano” Produttori del Barbaresco, Piemonte, 2005

Dolci

  • Assorted Italian Cookies and Petit Fors

Price
$135 per person includes gondola ride, sleigh ride, 6-course dinner paired with wines from our featured winery. $85 per person without wine pairings

Reservations: Limited availability, please call (435) 615-8042 for reservations.