On Tuesday 19 May, LATTE attended an intimate gathering at Eau de Vie in Sydney to meet members from some of the leading tourism service providers from Park City, USA. While enjoying nibbles, conversation and a fantastic whiskey tasting, representatives shared some of the latest updates from their respective businesses.
The largest piece of news announced on the evening was plans by Vail Resorts to connect Park City and Canyons ski fields for the next season, creating the largest snow resort area in the United States. New lifts and other infrastructure are being added to ensure an unbeatable experience for guests.
Park City is North America’s most accessible mountain recreation destination, located just 35 minutes from Salt Lake City International Airport. Park City, Utah, has over 100 lodging properties including large multi-family private homes, bed and breakfast inns, condominiums and full-service hotels. Among this variety of properties is the highest concentration of ski-in/ski-out luxury lodging in North America. Park City is home to three world-class ski resorts, over 600 kilometres of public trails, and more than 100 restaurants.
Exciting events to keep in mind when selling the region include:
- Sundance Film Festival
- Freestyle World Cup
- Park City Food and Wine Classic
- 46th Annual Park City Kimball Arts Festival
- Tour of Utah
- St. Regis’ Big Stars Bright Night
- Savour the Summit