PCSkiGal: Summer's Almost Done In Utah -- Get It While It Lasts

Park City Alpine SlideThe snow's coming in less than 100 days. The colors are about to turn, so it's your last hurrah to jump in a mountain lake, hike high peaks with the pooch, cycle amid the wildflowers. 

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Solitude's New Owner, Deer Valley, Spending On Immediate Improvements

Solitude hikersThe Summit Express at Solitude Mountain Resort has been both the lift of choice for black-diamond powder hounds … and somewhat of a hassle to get to.

 

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Snowboard Big Air, Alpine Team Event Added to 2018 Olympics; U.S. World Cup Stops Set

Big Air in KoreaBig air snowboarding and an alpine team event were approved the International Olympic Committee (IOC) this week as new event inclusions for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association had been among nations lobbying for inclusion of big air. U.S. World Cup stops were released by the F.I.S. as well.

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Andrew Fletcher New Food, Beverage Director at Solitude

Andrew Fletcher SolitudeDeer Valley has appointed Andrew Fletcher as Solitude Mountain Resort’s new director of food and beverage. Fletcher joined Deer Valley in 1998 as an assistant sous chef at the Silver Lake Lodge. 

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Solitude Tabs Tim Wolfgram To Head Snow Sports Operations

Tim Wolfram SolitudeTim Wolfgram has been named Solitude Mountain Resort’s new director of snow sports services. Wolfgram is a long-standing ski industry veteran and brings vast knowledge and experience in snow sports operations to the position. Deer Valley recently closed on it’s acquisition of Solitude.

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New Summit Quad, New Run, More On Tap As Deer Valley Officially Takes Over Solitude Operations

SolitudeDeer Valley Resort has successfully closed on the purchase of Solitude Mountain Resort. Deer Valley has now begun operating Solitude in its entirety. That signals enhancements are on the way.

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Deer Valley, Stein Eriksen Receive Utah Sports Commission Honors

Stein Eriksen at Governor's AwardsDeer Valley Resort and Stein Eriksen, its director of skiing, both received awards at the fourth annual Governor's State of Sport Awards Dinner, hosted by the Utah Sports Commission and presented by Zions Bank.

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PCSkiGal: Park City Will See Plenty Of Summer Construction With Lifts, Interconnecting Gondola

Deer Valley to Park City gondolaPark City, Utah is going to look like a gigantic construction zone if everybody gets their way this summer. 

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Stacey Taylor To Direct Human Resources At Deer Valley

Stacey Taylor Deer ValleyDeer Valley Resort has promoted Stacey Taylor Director of Human Resources. Taylor brings extensive knowledge of human resources and the resort to the position.

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PCSkiGal: Be Your Own Paparazzi At Park City's Sundance Fest

Be A Paparazzi At SundanceI skied with Barbara Streisand’s brother one year while teaching skiing at Deer Valley. I’ve spotted Danny Devito and talked with Kate Walsh at the Smile Celebrity Ski Race. 

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PCSkiGal: Snowflakes And Freestyle Stars At Deer Valley

Deer Valley Freestyle world CupIt would be a challenge to guess which event made Deer Valley guests cheer louder; the dual moguls in the Visa Freestyle International World Cup or the big fat, fantastic flakes falling all around.

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Deer Valley To Host FIS Freestyle World Cup Jan. 7-10

Deer Valley freestyleDeer Valley, Utah will host the FIS Freestyle World Cup Jan. 7-10, 2015 under the lights kicking off with men’s and women’s aerials on White Owl run Thursday.

 

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Deer Valley-Town Gondola Concept Moves Into Final Planning Stages

Deer Valley gondolaJust when we thought things would finally quiet down in Park City, Utah, Deer Valley reasserts its plan to run a gondola right into town. Never a dull moment.

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PCSkiGal: Ladies Get After It At International Women's Ski Day At Solitude

Ski instructors at SolitudeI'm going to be bold and call it a powder day at Solitude Saturday. It wasn’t epic in the way Utah prides itself but we take what we can get right now. 

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PCSkiGal: Deer Valley Opens With Annual Celebrity Fest

Deer Valley food at Celeb Ski festI did ski today. Day three. I got out at the crack of noon for Deer Valley's opening day. It was an honest mistake. Because it hadn't snowed in more than a week, and we’ve had record highs for this time of year, I didn't see the point in getting there for opening bell. 

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Utah's Deer Valley Wins 'Best In U.S.' From World Travel Awards

Deer ValleyDeer Valley Resort, for the second consecutive year, has been awarded United States' Best Ski Resort by the World Ski Awards. Following a year-long voting process from leading ski tourism professionals worldwide, as well hundreds of thousands of ski consumers from 127 countries. Deer Valley Resort won the distinction among a short list of USA finalists during the 2014 World Ski Awards the weekend of Nov. 21-23, 2014, in Kitzbühel, Austria.

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Deer Valley's Bob Wheaton Honored With Joseph Quinney Award

Bob Wheaton Quinney AwardBob Wheaton, Deer Valley Resort's President and General Manager, is the 2014 S. Joseph Quinney Award Honoree from the University of Utah's J. Willard Marriott Library. 

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Deer Valley Acquires Solitude; Latest Salvo In 'Ski Area Monopoly' Game

Deer Valley meets Solitude backcountryAnd then there were two. Vail Resorts leases Canyons; Park City’s Ian Cumming buys Snowbird; Vail Resorts buys Park City Mountain Resort and Friday (Oct. 3) Deer Valley got into the "Ski Area Monopoly" game with its announcement that they have purchased Solitude Mountain Resort in Big Cottonwood Canyon. 

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2019 World Freestyle, Freeskiing, Snowboarding Championships Awarded To Park City

Worlds Awarded for freestyle

An innovative bid that featured a partnership between Canyons Resort, Park City Mountain Resort and Deer Valley Resort has resulted in the Utah community being awarded the International Ski Federation World Championships for freestyle, freeskiing and snowboarding in 2019.

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Hannah Kearney Wins Again At Deer Valley Freestyle; Another Downhiller Out Of Sochi

Hannah Kearney at Lake Placid World CupDefending Olympic Champion Hannah Kearney made the best of her 100th World Cup start at the Visa Freestyle International FIS World Cup Thursday (Jan. 9) at Deer Valley, Utah. She picked up her sixth career victory.

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