Ski Sundance, & in 30 min. Deer Valley
Why pay more than double to stay in Park City’s condo hell when you can enjoy the authentic, natural and serene setting of Sundance, UT? Our luxury cabins, cottages and mountain homes are all minutes away from the slopes of Sundance and not too far from the pristine runs of Deer Valley. Two of Utah’s premier resorts are closer than you realized. Just 30 minutes away from Sundance is the back access to Deer Valley via the Jordanelle Gondola Express. Join the rest of the herd that has left Deer Valley lodging and found their new home in Sundance.
Sundance Resort – Ski & Snowboard
The mountain is calling. At the Sundance Resort you’ll find unhurried, uncrowded, unbelievable skiing on 41 runs covering 500 acres of snowy terrain. Ski through thick evergreen forests, down long cruising slopes, across wide bowls, or straight down steep and narrow chutes. From expert to beginner rank you will find everything you need.
– Ski lifts are open from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM from mid-December to April.
– Enjoy Twilight and Night Skiing until 9:00 pm on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.
– When you’re ready to take a break, stop in at mountaintop Bear Claw Cabin for a warm cuppa and some grub. The 360-degree view will knock your socks off. You can see the surrounding Wasatch mountains, across the Heber and Utah Valleys, and clear into tomorrow.
– Sundance offers PSIA/AASI Certified ski instructors for both skiing and snowboarding, as well as a children’s ski school. Private and group lessons are available daily. For more information contact the Ski School Office: 801-223-4140 SML is not affiliated with the Sundance Resort.
Deer Valley Resort in 30 minutes
Jordanelle Express Gondola
It’s not that we don’t love skiing at Sundance. But let’s face it, after enjoying the quaint slopes of Sundance for a couple days, what could be better than a short 30 minute drive to Deer Valley’s Jordanelle Express Gondola? Widely recognized as the #1 ski area in North America, Deer Valley is the ultimate skiing destination, and it’s just a short drive from Sundance, UT. Enjoy the expansive runs and limited passes sold at Deer Valley while staying in the intimacy and privacy of Sundance, UT. You get the best of both worlds while skiing Utah’s greatest snow on earth.
Drive down to Provo Canyon US-189 and turn left towards Heber for 15 miles. Turn left onto US-189/US-40 E/S Main St as you pull into Heber and continue 9 miles. Take exit 8 toward Deer Hollow Rd 0.4 miles and turn left onto Deer Hollow Rd 0.1 miles and then your first right to stay on Deer Hollow. Follow that and you are 1 mile away from the Jordanelle Express.
Sundance Resort Stats:
Deer Valley Resort Stats:
|Average annual snowfall: 320″
Vertical Drop: 2,150 ft.
Base Elevation: 6,100 ft.
Top Elevation: 8,250 ft.
Skiable Acres: 450
Beginner Terrain: 20%
Intermediate Terrain: 40%
Advanced Terrain: 40%
Number of Trails: 42
Lifts: 4 – 2 Quads & 2 Triples
|Average annual snowfall: 300″
Vertical Drop: 3,000 ft.
Base Elevation: 6,570 ft.
Top Elevation: 9,570 ft.
Skiable Acres: 2,026
Beginner Terrain: 15%
Intermediate Terrain: 50%
Advanced Terrain: 35%
Number of Trails: 64
Lifts: 21- 2 Gondolas, 12 High-speed
Quads, 1 Quad, 5 Triple, 2 Double
Ski & Snowboard Rental
Nyman’s Ski and Snowboard
Conveniently located right at the mouth of Provo Canyon on your way to Stewart Mountain Lodging in Sundance, UT. Avoid the crowds and chaos and experience personalized service at its best. 1313 East 800 North, Orem (801) 368-8639
Store Hours: Mon-Sat 8:00am-6:00pm CLOSED SUNDAY
Sundance Mountain Outfitters
This a one-stop-shopping destination for all your recreation needs, offering state-of-the art K2 skis and Rossignol snowboards for rental or for purchase. Located at the Sundance Resort at the base of the mountain in the Creekside Building. Open 8:30 AM to 9:00 PM M-W-F-Sat; 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM T-Th-Sun. Call 801-223-4121 for reservations and information.
For information about other ski resorts all 60 mins from Sundance:
The Canyons – www.thecanyons.com or call (435) 649-5400
Deer Valley – www.deervalley.com or call (435) 649-2000 (no snowboarding)
Park City – www.parkcitymountain.com or call at (435) 649-8111
Alta – www.alta.com or call (801) 359-1078 (no snowboarding)
Brighton – www.brightonresort.com or call (801) 532-4731
Snowbird – www.snowbird.com or call (800) 232-9542
Solitude – www.skisolitude.com or call (801) 534-1400