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Catch the summer spirit of Sundance, Utah

Choose an active outdoor adventure — bike, hike, ride a horse, raft a river, or catch a fish. Stroll through a shady aspen grove, wade in a cold mountain stream, and enjoy live outdoor theatre and music. In Sundance, you can be more than a human being, you can be a human doing!

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Hiking

Exploring nature on foot is primordal in origin and essence. At Sundance you’ll find over 10 miles of mountain trails. Whether you’re a beginner or an expert hiker, there’s a trail that’s just right for you. Ride the chair lift up and pace yourself walking down. Or challenge yourself on a hike to the summit and then ride down. 

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Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall

Cost:

Free

Activity Level:

Medium-High

Distance:

Varies with trail location

Time:

1+ Hours

Other:

Kid-friendly

Fly Fishing Detail

Fly Fishing on the Provo River

If you’re hooked on fly-fishing or just want to give it a try, it just doesn’t get any better than this! We give you our recommended guides that have been fishing the Provo River almost their entire lives. Their love, talent and passion for sharing what they love to do most is evident by spending any amount of time on the river with them. Call us to get it lined up.

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Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall/Winter

Cost:

Starts at $200

Activity Level:

Medium

Distance:

5-30 minutes from Sundance

Time: 

4-8 Hours

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Sundance Summer Theatre

We are excited to have the Sundance Summer Theatre present "The Music Man" this season in partnership with Utah Valley University. The theater is a gorgeous outdoor venue with Mt. Timpanogos in the background. Shows begin July 21 and run through August 13 every Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday night.
For more information visit the Sundance Resorts website. SML is not affiliated with the Sundance Resort

 

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Season:

Summer

Cost:

$22 - $36/person

Dates:

July 21 - Aug 13, 2015

Distance:

Sundance Outdoor Ampitheatre

Time:

3 Hours

Website:

sundanceresort.com

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Horseback Riding

There’s no better way to experience the essence of the Wasatch Mountains than from the back of a horse. Weave through stands of pines and groves of aspens as you ride over ridges with spectacular views you will never forget. Guided trail rides for all levels of riders are offered daily for everyone over the age of 9.   SML is not affiliated with the Sundance Resort

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Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall

Cost:

$60 - $130/person

Activity Level:

Medium-High

Distance:

Sundance Stables

Time:

2 - 5 Hours

Other: 

Kid-friendly

For more details Call 801-229-1111 
Mountain Biking Detail

Mountain Biking

Sundance is a mountain bikers paradise. Combine killer scenery with 25 miles of single-track bike paths, and you’ve got near perfect conditions for the supreme experience. Ride up or down 1200 vertical lift-accessible feet of trail from Ray’s Base to Ray’s Summit. Rent a full-suspension mountain bike or bring your own. Guided bike tours and instruction are available. SML is not affiliated with the Sundance Resort.

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Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall

Cost:

Starts at $27

Activity Level:

Medium-High

Distance:

Sundance

Time:

1+ Hours

Other:

Kid-friendly

Website:

sundanceresort.com

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Hot Air Ballooning

Come join Morning Star Balloons for one of their daily Park City, Utah hot air balloon rides over the local majestic mountains. Morning Star is Park City's premier hot air balloon company for a reason; they simply provide the best experience around. Morning Star’s primary pilots have over 60 years of flight experience between them and they know how to treat you right. Morning Star is the only

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Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall

Cost:

$225/person

Distance:

45 minutes

Time:

1 Hour

Contact:

435-645-7433

www.mstarballoons.com

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Kid's Camp

Back by popular demand, the Sundance Resort is offering Kids Camp for the summer. Let your little explorers discover what the mountains have to offer. Camps are available Monday - Friday and have weekly themes ranging from Arts, Science and Nature. Water and snacks are provided with lunch available as well unless they want it packed from home. For more information visit the Sundance Resort website here. SML is not affiliated with the Sundance Resort

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Season:

June 2 - Aug 8

Ages:

5-12

Cost:

Single Day Individual $49

Activity Level:

Medium

Distance:

Sundance Resort

Time:

9am - 3pm

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Timpanogos Storytelling Festival

Interested in an amazing weekend of stories, laughter, and music? For 26 years, the Timpanogos Storytelling Festival has hosted storytellers from around the nation and across the waters to join some of the homegrown talent here in Utah and share stories under our own majestic Mount Timpanogos. Stories range from fairy tales and fables from various cultures to personal stories of growing up in the Appalachian Mountains. There are historical tellers, tall tale tellers, and youth tellers.

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Dates:

August 29 - September 3, 2016

Cost:

Tickets starting at $8 and up

Activity Level:

Low

Distance:

Provo Canyon - 10 minutes

Time: 

2  Hours - Full Day

Website:

www.TimpFest.org

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Golf

There are three exceptional golf courses just 20 minutes away from Sundance in Midway, UT. If you want to experience Park City and get 9-18 in while there you will have even more option 45 minutes away.
Who says a mountain vacation in Sundance, UT can't include 18 holes in between a morning mountain bike ride and an evening hike to a waterfall?

Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall

Cost:

$60 - $130/person

Activity Level:

Medium-High

Distance:

20 minutes

Time:

2 - 5 Hours

 
Lift Rides Detail

Chair Lift Rides

The ski lift at Sundance is slow by design. The pace gives you plenty of time to be awed by the surrounding beauty as you rise to the top of Ray’s Summit. Once there, wander the mountain landscape and discover a hiking trail. Or just sit yourself down and simply soak in the mountain’s majesty. Ask us for more information or call the resort directly.  SML is not affiliated with the Sundance Resort

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Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall

Cost:

Begins at $15

Activity Level:

Low

Distance:

Sundance

Time:

40 Minutes

Other:

Kid-friendly

Website:

sundanceresort.com

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Sundance ZipTour

The Sundance ZipTour is Utah's newest tree-top canopy zipline tour adventure nestled in the Wasatch Mountains at the Sundance Resort. You'll experience breath taking mountain scenery, wildlife, beautiful river-front landscapes and mountain fresh air. Soar across the tree-tops and fly with the birds as you take in beautiful mountain vistas, stunning views of Mt. Timpanogos and the Provo River - basicaly the entire state of UT from up here. SML is not affiliated with the Sundance Resort.

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Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall/Winter

Cost:

$49 - $175

Activity Level:

Medium-High

Distance:

Sundance Resort 

Time:

2-3 Hours

Website:

www.sundanceresort.com/ziptour

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Standup Paddle Boarding (SUP)

Stand up paddle boards (SUP) offer a fun, relaxing way to play on the water. With a minimum of gear, you can paddle ocean surf or placid lakes and rivers. Learn the basics here on the lakes and perfect your technique so you'll be ready for your next ocean adventure. 

Paddle boarding delivers a full-body workout and thus has become a popular cross-training activity and can be enjoyed by all ages and abilities.

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Season:

Summer

Cost:

$50/board per day

Activity Level:

Low - Medium

Distance:

15 mins - Deer Creek Reservoir 

Time:

As long as your arms allow

Boating & Water Sports Detail

Boating & Water Sports

Nearby Deer Creek Reservoir is a great place to rent a wave runner or boat for some water fun during the summer. Call 435-654-2155 for more information or to make reservations.

Located just 30 miles from Sundance, Jordanelle State Park offers an array of outdoor recreational activities. A great day trip might include picnicking, fishing, boating, water sports, swimming, hiking and mountain biking.

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Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall

Cost:

$10 entrance fee

Activity Level:

Low-High

Distance:

Greater than 15 minutes from Sundance

Time:

Varies

Rafting Detail

Float the Provo River & High Country Rafting

The Provo River is calling. High Country Rafting offers guided or unguided trips every day except Sundays. Float down the river on a tube, raft, kayak, or stand-up paddleboard. Special adventure packages combine rafting with horseback riding or a trip on the Heber Railroad. Reservations are necessary. Call 801-224-2500, or we can make arrangements for you.

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Season:

Summer

Cost:

$10-$100, depending on activity

Activity Level:

Medium-High

Distance:

Within 15 minutes from Sundance

Time:

2 - 4 Hours

Website:

highcountryadventure.com

Alpine Loop Detail

Alpine Scenic Loop Highway

The Utah State Scenic Highway 92, on which Sundance is located (also locally called "The Alpine Loop") is a fantastic drive through spectacular scenery with great mountain views. The road is open from approximately May 1 to November 1, weather permitting. Allow about 1 -1 ½ hours to drive the entire loop from Sundance.

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Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall

Cost:

Free

Activity Level:

Low

Distance:

Within 15 minutes from Sundance

Time:

1+ Hours

Other:

Kid-friendly

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Timpanogos Cave

Come explore these 3 dazzlingly decorated caverns. You’ll have to hike about 1.5-miles up to the cave entrance, but the caves are worth the climb. You’ll see helictite and anthodite formations, and a knock-your-socks off view of the American Fork Canyon. 

Reservations are recommended as they do sell out often especially weekends and holidays. Tickets can be purchased in advance (801) 756-5238.

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Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall

Cost:

Cave fees $3-$7. Canyon entrance fee $6.

Activity Level:

Medium

Distance to Drive:

15 minutes from Sundance

Hiking Time:

1+ Hours

Other:

Kid-friendly, take a jacket

Website: 

nps.gov/tica

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Cascade Springs

Cascade Springs is a refreshing oasis of lush vegetation, inviting pools, and cascading waterfalls located within a 20 minute drive from the Sundance Resort. Water from the springs flows over a series of travertine terraces and pools and eventually continues on its way to nearby Provo River.   A trail system of paved paths, raised boardwalks, and wooden bridges permist visitors a choice of walking only a short distance or completing all three loops for a longer walk.

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Season:

Spring/Summer/Fall

Cost:

$6 - 3 day Alpine Loop Access Pass

Activity Level:

Low

Distance:

30 minutes from Sundance

Time:

1 Hour

Other:

Kid-friendly