RESORT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RESORT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Snowbird’s 2014 Oktoberfest polkas its way to a finish http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58505777-78/oktoberfest-snowbird-2014-annual.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58505777-78/oktoberfest-snowbird-2014-annual.html.csp">Snowbird’s 2014 Oktoberfest polkas its way to a finish</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T07:41:35.901-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 07:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sunday was the final day of the nine-week run of 2014 Oktoberfest at Snowbird resort. The annual festival, in its 42nd year, attracts more than 60,000 visitors against a backdrop of mountain peaks, alphorns, chicken dances, polkas, beer and Bavarian cuisine. For more information on the resort’s annual Oktober fest, go to www.snowbird.com/events/oktoberfest/.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58505777@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 07:41:35 MDT Euro Disney shares dive as it needs bailout http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58492313-79/disney-euro-park-million.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58492313-79/disney-euro-park-million.html.csp">Euro Disney shares dive as it needs bailout</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG KELLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-06T08:47:01.964-06:00">Updated Oct 6, 2014 08:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paris • In Europe, even Mickey Mouse is getting a bailout. The Disney resort on the outskirts of Paris is getting a financial lifeline from owner The Walt Disney Co. to handle rising debt and a decline in visitors at a time of economic uncertainty in Europe. The $1.3 billion lifeline will see the park’s California masters take control of Euro Disney, which runs Disneyland Paris and Walt Disney Studios Park. Until now, the U.S. company owned only 40 percent of the theme park operator, alongside S...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584923132014-10-06T08:47:01.964-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-06T08:47:01.964-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58492313@www.sltrib.com Mon, 06 Oct 2014 08:47:01 MDT Deer Valley buys Solitude Mountain Resort http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58485678-78/deer-valley-solitude-resort.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58485678-78/deer-valley-solitude-resort.html.csp">Deer Valley buys Solitude Mountain Resort</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-03T22:46:12.725-06:00">Updated Oct 3, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Deer Valley Resort is buying Solitude Mountain Resort and will take over its operations this May — the second major shift in Utah’s ski industry in weeks. The purchase was a private acquisition and a news release about the deal does not disclose how much Deer Valley paid. The Deer Valley management does not anticipate “any major changes in staffing at Solitude at this time,” according to a Deer Valley Resort news release. Some of Deer Valley’s staff will work alongside Solitude’s this winter to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58485678@www.sltrib.com Fri, 03 Oct 2014 22:46:12 MDT Canyons Resort unveils its new golf course http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58477044-78/course-golf-resort-bates.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58477044-78/course-golf-resort-bates.html.csp">Canyons Resort unveils its new golf course</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-02T12:23:38.667-06:00">Updated Oct 2, 2014 12:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A key piece in Canyon Resort’s evolution into a four-season recreation destination came to fruition Wednesday with the dedication of an 18-hole golf course. A ceremonial ribbon cutting and a shotgun-style tournament marked the debut of Canyons Golf, the 6,246-yard par 70 course that winds along the foothills on the approach to the resort village. “This is a special day in the history of Canyons Resort,” said Mike Goar, its vice president and general manager. “The resort already has an extensive ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58477044@www.sltrib.com Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:23:38 MDT Op-ed: ‘One Wasatch’ ski connection favors resorts over the rest of us http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58477121-82/wasatch-ski-resorts-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58477121-82/wasatch-ski-resorts-utah.html.csp">Op-ed: ‘One Wasatch’ ski connection favors resorts over the rest of us</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Diegel </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T16:35:02.461-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 04:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Last week Ski Utah reminded the greater Wasatch Mountains community that they are serious about the local ski resorts expanding their existing boundaries with their audacious “One Wasatch” program to link all seven resorts by adding chairlifts. The One Wasatch is actually the infamous Ski Link resurrected on steroids! Ski Utah’s goal is to lure vacationing skiers away from Colorado by creating an interconnected system of chairlifts that will create a marketing image of Utah as a European-style...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58477121@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:35:02 MDT Wolf Creek golf course has new local owners http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58425562-79/course-creek-wolf-golf.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58425562-79/course-creek-wolf-golf.html.csp">Wolf Creek golf course has new local owners</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T17:10:02.206-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 05:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Local owners have purchased Wolf Creek Golf Course in Eden for an undisclosed price. John Lewis, managing partner of a group calling itself Wolf Creek Utah, said the golf course was purchased earlier this month from KRK Wolf Creek, which had acquired the Ogden Valley course in September 2012 from Zions Bank. The renowned course was the site of the 2005 State Amateur tournament, is certified by the Audubon Society and boasts one of the state’s hardest holes, the 579-yard No. 9 with a slanting fai...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58425562@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:10:02 MDT Vail plans to connect Canyons to Park City ski resort next summer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58450426-79/vail-resort-canyons-million.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58450426-79/vail-resort-canyons-million.html.csp">Vail plans to connect Canyons to Park City ski resort next summer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T21:43:17.174-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 09:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vail Resorts plans to build lifts next summer to connect Canyons Resort to newly acquired Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR). “[We] will be looking to upgrade or add new lifts, restaurants and snowmaking capabilities at both resorts,” Vail Chief Executive Rob Katz said Wednesday in the Denver-based company’s financial report for the fiscal year that ended July 31. More details about the consolidation will be disclosed next March, he added, noting “we look forward to working with the Park City com...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58450426@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 21:43:17 MDT Judge rejects snowboarders’ suit over ban from Utah’s Alta Ski Resort http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58447411-78/alta-snowboarders-resort-ski.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58447411-78/alta-snowboarders-resort-ski.html.csp">Judge rejects snowboarders’ suit over ban from Utah’s Alta Ski Resort</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Harvey</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T10:17:59.731-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 10:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed snowboarders’ claims that Alta Ski Resort banned them because of stereotypes that they are “undesirable people with obnoxious habits and characteristics.” Instead, U.S. District Judge Dee Benson said there are rational reasons for Alta to ban snowboarding, one of only three resorts to do so in the United States. Benson wrote in a 30-page opinion that federal court was not the right arena for the snowboarders to argue they should be allowed on the Utah resort...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58447411@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 10:17:59 MDT Recreation: North Face Endurance Challenge coming to Park City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58342944-117/race-face-north-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58342944-117/race-face-north-park.html.csp">Recreation: North Face Endurance Challenge coming to Park City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T14:49:21.097-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 02:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City is a resort town, known for relaxation and vacation. However, for a couple of days in October, “vacation” will be the last word on the mind of trail runners from all over the world as they charge through 50 miles of Park City trails at 10,000 feet in elevation in the North Face Endurance Challenge. “It’s not the North Face cake walk,” says Nick Moore, director of the Park City race. The Endurance Challenge will come to Utah for the first time, one of several stops on the 2014 North ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58342944@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:49:21 MDT XTERRA USA Championships on tap at Snowbasin http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58434459-77/xterra-championship-usa-trail.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58434459-77/xterra-championship-usa-trail.html.csp">XTERRA USA Championships on tap at Snowbasin</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T23:29:56.108-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The best-of-the-best in the U.S. will meet at Snowbasin Resort near Ogden on Saturday to determine who will walk away with the coveted titled of XTERRA USA Champion. Over 1,500 competitors — including many of the best triathletes and trail runners in the world — are expected for a weekend that that will include the USA Championship off-road triathlon and Trail Run National Championship on Saturday and Sunday, respectively. This is the fourth year in a row the two races have been held on back-to-...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58434459@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:29:56 MDT Snowbird’s Big Mountain Trail provides thrills for bikers (video) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58314209-117/mountain-trail-snowbird-resort.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58314209-117/mountain-trail-snowbird-resort.html.csp">Snowbird’s Big Mountain Trail provides thrills for bikers (video)</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T23:01:00.557-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Little Cottonwood Canyon • Jenn Berg is no stranger to the famous mountain terrain of Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort. Berg is, however, accustomed to a world of white when she is streaking down the slopes. Berg, a professional skier living in Cottonwood Heights, found a new way to enjoy her home resort when Snowbird opened the nearly 8-mile Big Mountain Trail for mountain bikers in July. “Being able to see it in the summer is so great,” said Berg, who has hit the Big Mountain Trail every weeke...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58314209@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:01:00 MDT Dubai’s Atlantis resort to get $1.4 billion expansion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58416412-79/dubai-resort-atlantis-icd.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58416412-79/dubai-resort-atlantis-icd.html.csp">Dubai’s Atlantis resort to get $1.4 billion expansion</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T12:29:02.31-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 12:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dubai, United Arab Emirates • Developers said Monday they will build a $1.4 billion expanse of lavish suites and residences next to the famed Atlantis resort on Dubai’s man-made palm-shaped island as part of the emirate’s drive to build up tourism revenue. Investment Corporation of Dubai and Kerzner International Holdings, which will manage the 800-room hotel, said The Royal Atlantis Resort and Residences will feature modern architecture that allows for sky-high gardens and private infinity pool...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584164122014-09-15T12:29:02.31-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-15T12:29:02.31-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58416412@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:29:02 MDT Editorial: Utah, Colorado share a lift as Vail era begins http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58407665-82/ski-utah-vail-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58407665-82/ski-utah-vail-park.html.csp">Editorial: Utah, Colorado share a lift as Vail era begins</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T15:49:09.008-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 03:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Just like that, more than half the economic muscle in Utah’s ski industry falls under one corporation, and it’s from Colorado. To anyone who has followed the ski industry in the American West, Vail Resorts’ purchase of Park City Mountain Resort is the marriage of ’60s children. Stretch pants and cable bindings were de rigueur when Vail opened in 1962 and Park City in 1963, and both featured enclosed gondolas to carry skiers. That was a more upscale experience than the chairlifts at Alta and As...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58407665@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:49:09 MDT Utah’s new ski industry picture — Vail and the 12 dwarfs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58403956-78/vail-utah-ski-industry.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58403956-78/vail-utah-ski-industry.html.csp">Utah’s new ski industry picture — Vail and the 12 dwarfs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T15:20:41.262-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 03:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Besides expressing relief that the big resort fight was over, ski industry officials in and outside of Utah were loath to say much Thursday about the ramifications of Vail Resorts buying Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR). Most declined to comment or did not return telephone calls or emails. Those who were willing to say something were cautious. As Solitude Mountain Resort owner David DeSeelhorst put it: “The landscape has definitely changed, [but] I haven’t really had time to digest it.” What he ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58403956@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:20:41 MDT Vail buys Park City Mountain Resort for $182.5M http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58402188-78/resort-park-ski-pcmr.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58402188-78/resort-park-ski-pcmr.html.csp">Vail buys Park City Mountain Resort for $182.5M</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T08:09:10.485-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 08:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vail Resorts Inc. has acquired Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR) from Utah-based Powdr Corp. for $182.5 million. The announcement Thursday came after three years of litigation between PCMR and its landlord, Talisker Land Holdings, Inc., that also leases nearby Canyons Resort to Vail. Powdr Corp. had operated PCMR for two decades but missed by several days a 20-year lease renewal deadline of April 30, 2011, on 2,852 acres of ski terrain. Fearing eviction, PCMR filed suit against Talisker later th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402188@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:09:10 MDT Revel says it has $90M offer to buy closed casino http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58399762-79/casino-revel-atlantic-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58399762-79/casino-revel-atlantic-court.html.csp">Revel says it has $90M offer to buy closed casino</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T18:34:02.098-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 06:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • A Florida developer has offered $90 million for the Revel Casino Hotel that shut down last week, lawyers for the resort said Wednesday in court documents. The casino said in the bankruptcy court filing that Glenn Straub’s Polo North Country Club, Inc., made the cash bid for the $2.4 billion resort. The casino also wants a judge to set an auction for Sept. 24 if any higher bids are received by Sept. 23. A bankruptcy court judge would have to approve any sale. It’s unclear wh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583997622014-09-10T18:34:02.098-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T18:34:02.098-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399762@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 18:34:02 MDT Trib Talk: Park City Mountain Resort to open, now what? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58394779-231/tribtalk-park-resort-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58394779-231/tribtalk-park-resort-com.html.csp">Trib Talk: Park City Mountain Resort to open, now what?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T15:11:45.302-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 03:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City Mountain Resort announced it would pay a $17.5 million bond, meaning the resort will open for the 2014-2015 season. On Wednesday at 12:15 p.m., Park City Councilwoman Liza Simpson, ski historian Mike Korologos and Tribune reporter Christopher Smart join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to discuss the impact the ongoing litigation between PCMR and Vail has had on the community and Utah’s ski industry generally.  Watch this online video chat at sltrib.com. You can also join the discussion by send...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58394779@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:11:45 MDT Controversial Ski Link eliminated from refined plan to link 7 Utah resorts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58389385-90/ski-lift-canyons-plan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58389385-90/ski-lift-canyons-plan.html.csp">Controversial Ski Link eliminated from refined plan to link 7 Utah resorts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T12:54:19.889-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 12:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ski Utah is offering a few more details about where lifts would be needed to make One Wasatch, its plan for interconnecting the seven Wasatch Mountain ski resorts, a reality. Two sets of lifts are envisioned in a conceptual plan to be released Tuesday, said Nathan Rafferty, president and CEO of Ski Utah, marketing arm for the state’s ski industry. The first set, connecting Little Cottonwood and Big Cottonwood canyons, would require Alta Ski Area to install a lift up Grizzly Gulch to the ridgeli...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58389385@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:54:19 MDT Park City Mountain Resort to pay $17.5 million to open this season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393711-78/pcmr-park-ski-resort.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393711-78/pcmr-park-ski-resort.html.csp">Park City Mountain Resort to pay $17.5 million to open this season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T08:02:26.584-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 08:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There were nothing but smiles Tuesday in western Summit County as Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR) announced it would post a $17.5 million bond to keep the resort operating through the upcoming ski season. The bond was set by 3rd District Judge Ryan Harris in the midst of a three-year legal dispute between PCMR and its landlord, Talisker Land Holdings Inc., which also leases the nearby Canyons Resort to Vail Resorts Inc. “Our goal has always been to keep PCMR open for the upcoming 2014-15 seaso...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58393711@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:02:26 MDT Editorial: Find a way to let Kimball Arts Center expand http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378931-82/park-kimball-town-art.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378931-82/park-kimball-town-art.html.csp">Editorial: Find a way to let Kimball Arts Center expand</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T13:16:38.141-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 01:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The powers that be in Park City can’t come to terms, and that means the resort town’s center may be losing an important component. The battle over Park City Mountain Resort? No. This is about the Kimball Art Center, which has told the city it is looking for a new location after city planners rejected its design for an expansion. Why can’t these folks get along? In its 38 years of existence, Kimball Art Center has established itself as an essential asset in Park City. Its location at the bott...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378931@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 13:16:38 MDT