Park City Mountain Resort Kicks Off the Winter Season on Saturday, November 21

Park City, Utah (November 18, 2009) – Park City Mountain Resort opens for the 2009-10 winter season on Saturday, November 21, 2009. PayDay and First Time lifts begin turning at 9 a.m. sharp.

“Thanks to cold temperatures we have made 200 percent more snow this year than we did at the same time last season,” said Brent Giles, director of mountain operations. “Our entire Resort team has been working hard to ensure we deliver the great mountain experience our guests have come to expect from us on opening day.”

The Resort is scheduled to have two runs available to guests on opening day. These include Homerun, serviced by PayDay lift, and Turtle Trail, serviced by First Time lift, with additional terrain available as conditions permit. Park City Mountain Resort will also open with an early season terrain park on Homerun including two jumps and 10 features. Lift ticket pricing on opening day is as follows:

*Adults (ages 13 and up): $50 full-day/$35 half-day

*Children (ages 7-12): $30 full-day/$20 half-day

*Children six and under ski free with a paying adult

Additional Park City Mountain Resort operations scheduled to begin on Saturday, November 21 include the following:

Legacy Sports: 8:00 am. – 6:00 p.m.

Alpine Coaster: noon – 4:00 p.m.

Kristi's Coffee Café: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Legacy Café: 10:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Legends Bar & Grill: 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Please visit for a video showcasing Park City Mountain Resort’s preparations for opening day.

About Park City Mountain Resort

Park City Mountain Resort, named the most accessible mountain resort in North America by the readers of SKI magazine, is located in the heart of Park City, Utah and is only a 40-minute drive from the Salt Lake City International Airport. With 3,300 acres of unspoiled terrain, the Resort offers groomed Signature Runs™, bumps, powder, trees, eight peaks, nine bowls, four terrain parks, and the Eagle Superpipe. Park City Mountain Resort was once again ranked a Top-five resort by the readers of SKI and Transworld Snowboarding magazines. For more information, visit or call (800) 222-PARK.