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Bob Wheaton | Deer Valley Resort

We wanted to let you know of the recent announcement regarding Bob Wheaton.  After 37 years, he is stepping down as the President/COO at Deer Valley Resort, but transitioning into a new position with Alterra as Senior Strategic Advisor.  He is an icon in the ski industry and will truly be missed.  We will to thank you Bob Wheaton for your service to the community.  I'm sure we'll be seeing you on the slopes this coming season.  Best of luck to you.  

An Important Transition Announcement
It is with mixed emotion that I send you this email to inform you of my plans to transition away from the President/COO role at Deer Valley Resort and into a new role with Alterra Mountain Company as Senior Strategic Advisor. I am

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Spring Grüv and Pond Skimming | Park City Style

Park City Spring GruvPark City Mountain kicked off Spring Grüv this weekend in Park City, a 16-day event that features live music, family-friendly activities, entertainers and the 22nd edition of the resort's annual pond skimming contest.  Spring Grüv is all about the fun and enjoying every moment we can on the mountain until the season ends. The longer, sunnier days create the perfect setting for après ski and live music and Spring Grüv gives people a venue to enjoy the afternoon together after a day on the slopes.  We encourage everyone to come out to have fun, relax and enjoy all of the free music and activities together. What better way to celebrate spring and close out the ski season?  Every day of Spring Grüv we'll

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It’s going to be a white Christmas in Park City 

Park City Powder Alert

December 23, 2017

The Winter Solstice arrived yesterday bringing with it up to 10" of new #SNOW to #ParkCity.  There’s a lot to celebrate this winter solstice: frosty temperatures, a blanket of new snow overnight, and up to a foot of more forecasted for the next 7 days!  The cold front that brought us snow overnight will stay with us through next week. Another storm is expected this Friday night into Saturday, plus snow showers from Christmas Eve to Tuesday could bring our holiday weekend total to up to a foot of snow!

VIEW THE MAIN STREET WEBCAM AND WATCH IT PILE UP

Main St. 1:41pm – Saturday, December 23rd

It just keeps snowing, 4″ overnight, but a

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World Ski AwardsPARK CITY SWEEPS THE WORLD SKI AWARDS 

The World Ski Awards™ is the only global initiative to recognize, reward and celebrate excellence in ski tourism.  World Ski Awards was developed in reaction to overwhelming demand from the ski industry for a program that was fair and transparent; a program with a mission to serve as the definitive benchmark of excellence, and to help to foster a new era of growth in ski tourism.  The World Ski Awards program has categories for the Best Ski Resort (Deer Valley), Best Ski Hotel (Waldorf Astoria), Best Ski Boutique Hotel (Washington School House) and Best Ski Chalet (Dream Home) for each of the world’s top 25 ski tourism nations. The individual country level winner with the most overall votes will not only win the

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It's Snowing in Park City

Snowing in Park City

There have been many anxious moments in Park City wondering when winter will arrive,  Well, what a difference a day makes. Park City Mountain Resort moved their opening day back to Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd, and of course, now it's snow, and it hasn’t stopped.  Looks like we’re off to a great start for the 2017-18 ski season.  We hope you’ll join us!

Park City Mountain Resort has over 7,300 acres of mountain beauty and 300 trails to explore with 41 lifts that allow you to do so.   Canyons Village is scheduled to open on November 25, with Park City Base scheduled to open on November 23, 2017.  Deer Valley Resort opens December 2, 2017

Get ready for the 2017-18 Ski Season!

Check out the Park City Historic Main

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Thanksgiving in Park CityThe Park City Ski Season is just around the corner.  With the temperatures falling and the snow predicted to arrive later this week, if you are a skier or snowboarder, you are likely daydreaming about big turns in deep powder.  You know it's close when snowmaking is in full force at both resorts and Warren Millers ski films and the Park City Ski Swap have already come and gone and Thanksgiving is just around the corner.  

Park City Mountain Resort Opens November 23, 2018

Park City ResortWith new storms in the forecast and snowmaking going full force, Park City Ski Resort will open for the 2017-2018 Ski Season on Thanksgiving Day, November 23, 2017.  Park City is the largest ski area in the United States. With over 7,300 acres, 348 trails, 41 lifts, eight terrain

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It's official, Deer Valley Resort has been SOLD.  

The acquisition of Deer Valley® by affiliates of KSL Capital Partners, LLC (“KSL”) and Henry Crown and Company (“HCC”) is complete. This is the same new company that KSL and HCC recently formed to merge Intrawest Resorts Holding, Inc., Mammoth Resorts, and Squaw Valley Ski Holdings. Through this transaction, Deer Valley is now a part of a portfolio of 13 premier mountain resorts with more than 22,000 acres of skiable terrain! KSL and HCC have extensive experience in the ski industry and believe that by committing greater resources and investing in the mountains and other current operations, the guest experience can be improved, new opportunities for employees can be created, and strong partnerships

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Deer Valley Resort Voted #1 

I want to wish Deer Valley Resort and it’s team Congratulations on being selected by readers of SKI Magazine #1 … again. Deer Valley is no stranger to being #1, this is their 6th time being ranked #1 after an amazing 5-year run, but it’s been six years since obtaining their #1 ranking.  

Deer Valley Resort has once again took over the #1 spot for North American ski resorts by the readers of SKI Magazine. With more than 25,000 reviews submitted, the resort is thrilled to launch the 2017-2018 winter ski season with the announcement of this time-honored, industry-respected accolade.  SKI Magazine paired down its survey to 10 categories this year, and in addition to the #1 overall best ski resort in North America, Deer

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DEER VALLEY RESORT ACQUIREDDeer Valley Resort announced Monday that is has entered into an agreement to be purchased by a newly formed entity that also owns Squaw Valley, Mammoth Mountain Ski Area in California, Steamboat, among others. Bob Wheaton, president and general manager of the resort, says Deer Valley is well positioned for the future.  He says this deal represents an opportunity for the iconic ski area.  The entity is a newly formed venture comprising affiliates of the private equity firm KSL Capital Partners, LLC, and Henry Crown and Company, which recently partnered to acquire Intrawest Resort Holdings, Inc., Mammoth Resorts, Squaw Valley Ski Holdings as well as Steamboat.  Deer Valley will join more than 10 ski resorts the privately held multi-resort entity owns and

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The 2016-2017 ski season in Park City off to an epic start with up to two feet of snow received during the Thanksgiving Holidays. Unseasonably warm weather in November pushed back opening day to November 26th at Park City Mountain Resort, but  just as predicted, Mother Nature delivered.  Deer Valley Resort opens it's ski season this weekend, December 3rd, with the Celebrity #SkiFest celebrations. It's not too late to celebrate the Holidays in Park City with these great last minute offers from Park City Resort Lodging.  Sounds like it’s going to be a great season with more snow coming down today in Park City.   Perhaps we can ski a run and grab a powder day sometime soon! Here's a list of some of the Holiday events and activities in Park City

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