Hiking and Biking:
Park City is home to some of Utah’s best mountain bike trails, and one of the most impressive trail networks in the US. The town not only has access to some amazing cross country single-track trails, but also two chairlift accessed bike parks. Park City’s great bounty of mountain bike trails means there are options for riders of all abilities, and that the town is a great place to plan a mountain biking vacation. Most trails are rated intermediate with smooth flowing single-track, but there are definitely some challenging rides, and lots of jump lines in the bike parks. More advanced riders will have a ton of fun turning the easier trails into their playgrounds, searching for speed and air, while the trails remain approachable for beginners and families.
The access to Park City’s trails is unparalleled with shuttling possible via public transit, and hundreds of miles of riding accessible from town. Riders looking to shred the Utah’s best bike parks have great options at Deer Valley, and both of Park City Mountain’s base areas. Meanwhile, cross country riders will love exploring epic trails like the Wasatch Crest, one of Utah and Park City’s best mountain bike trails. In total, there are over 300 miles of mountain bike trail in Park City. This huge volume of trails can get confusing, but trails are generally well signed, and the local saying goes, “If you get lost, point your bike downhill and go until you hit pavement.” Exploring and getting lost in this awesome trail network is part of what makes mountain biking in Park City so much fun.
Do a little pre-vacation studying by checking out the interactive trail map provided by Trailforks:
for more leisurely city bike paths, check out:
For Hiking and Climbing enthusiasts, there’s a ton of hiking around Park City. Virtually all of the bike trails are equally well suited to hiking, and you will see several trailheads with designations for right-of-way among horses, hikers and bikers.
A good source for Park City Hiking trails:
Other Sporting Activities:
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