Create Lasting Memories with These Family Activities in Park City
Park City, Utah, hosts various family activities throughout the year. From outdoor family activities like skiing, ice skating, and plenty of golf courses to indoor activities like movie theaters, museums, shopping, and art studios, there are many exciting things to do here. It's a mecca for tourists and residents alike because it has everything to do, making it a perfect family vacation destination for every season and with something to do for everyone. So, keep reading to learn about all the family activities that make Park City, Utah, an incredible vacation destination.
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Park City Outdoor Family Activities
Utah is well-known for its fantastic family-friendly outdoor activities. Park City Mountain Resort is one of the largest ski resorts in the country, and right next door to it, is Deer Valley Resort, a ski-only park. Both are popular skiing and snowboarding destinations, but many other exciting activities are available at these locations and others around Park City.
Families can enjoy mountain biking, hiking, zip lines, adventure parks, and more during the summer. But there are other more relaxing adventures like going on scenic lift rides, a hot air balloon ride, or enjoying the landscape on a sleigh ride. Browse the list and visit the below websites for more information.
Address: 1345 Lowell Ave
- Alpine Coaster
- Nastar (race down a giant slalom course)
- Flying Eagle Zip Line
- Viking Yurt
- Sleigh Rides
Address: 2250 Deer Valley Dr
- Nastar (race your friends down a race course)
- Sleigh Rides
Ice Skating in Park City
Ice skating is a popular and fun winter activity for families visiting Utah. The Park City Ice Arena is an indoor rink that offers open skate sessions, private lessons, and ice hockey. For a more scenic and festive time, the seasonal outdoor rink at the Park City Mountain Resort's base village is also a popular spot for families to skate and enjoy the atmosphere.
Snowmobile tours are an excellent way to get out in the mountain-fresh air and enjoy the exhilarating outdoors of Park City.
We recommend these companies that offer safe and thrilling guided tours through the snow-covered backcountry and some of the most stunning scenic views of the natural beauty of Utah.
For a more tranquil outdoor experience, families can take a sleigh ride through the winter wonderland of Park City. Two great companies are Boulder Mountain Ranch and Snowed Inn Sleigh Company. Both offer sleigh rides, some of which include hot cocoa and other treats to make the experience even more enjoyable.
If you're up for some thrilling adrenaline rushes, zip lines are an exciting way to spend a day on vacation. Soar through the treetops and enjoy the mountain views. Check out two great companies below, both offering unique and exciting opportunities for thrill rides.
Hot Air Balloon Rides
Nothing is more breathtaking and peaceful than hot air balloon rides far above the earth, where you can see the vast beauty of the mountains and valleys for miles. Check out these fantastic companies and pick your favorite ride. It is one of the best and most memorable family activities you could do with your loved ones!
Whether you want public or private golf courses, Park City has what you need. Enjoy courses for every skill level that offer fun for families who love golf.
There is plenty to explore in Park City and with beautiful views, well-cared-for lawns, and amenities to make your golfing day adventure fun.
Park City Indoor Family Activities
The great thing about Park City is there are just as many indoor family activities as outdoor ones. From movie theaters and museums to art studios and shopping, there is plenty of indoor entertainment for any day you want to get out of the weather or try something different, including an Escape Room and the Homestead Crater in Midway, UT. These indoor activities offer unique experiences you will never forget. They are perfect to add to your Park City family vacation itinerary.
After a glorious day of exploring the outdoors, sometimes dinner and a movie is the perfect way to spend the evening. Park City has two great theaters offering all the fun amenities you've come to enjoy, like stadium seating, tasty popcorn, and all the latest and greatest films you've been waiting to see.
You can check out three great museums. The Park City Museum is where you can explore the area's rich history and heritage. Or you can visit the Natural History Museum of Utah and learn about the land, life, people, and more that shaped this region of Utah and much more! Lastly, for ski lovers, the Alf Engen Ski Museum preserves the ski history of Utah. It has several exhibits displaying many aspects of skiing, snowboarding, and significant figures in the industry who helped shape its evolution over the years.
Art Studios and Galleries
Bring creativity into your family vacation and attend art classes on your trip, or explore the art galleries. These studios have many opportunities to get your hands dirty and have fun with your family being creative. Whether it's your first time being creative and trying out classes or you're a long-time artist, you will have a great time.
Shopping in Park City
Park City is a shopper's paradise, with a wide range of stores and boutiques offering everything from clothing and jewelry to souvenirs and specialty foods.
Families can spend hours exploring the shops and finding unique items to take home as a reminder of their trip.
Check out Park City's Escape Room and the Homestead Crater if you want some indoor excitement. These are some of the most popular and unique indoor experiences in Park City and are perfect for families with kids of all ages. The Escape room offers a live mystery experience where you have to figure out how to escape the room by solving a series of puzzles. Or try the Homestead Crater, a 10,000-year-old crater you can take a self-guided walking tour through or even enjoy a warm scuba diving experience, the only one in the country! Visit their websites to learn more details.
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