Hope Woodside http://kpcw.org en Park City History Bits - December 12, 2013 http://kpcw.org/post/park-city-history-bits-december-12-2013 <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This is Hope Woodside with your weekly Park City History Bit.</span></p><p>On July 5, 1905, spectators watching the Rio Grande Western train depart were horrified to see the engine suddenly rear up, topple down the embankment and settle on its side - just a thousand feet from the depot.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">News of the wreck spread quickly around Park City.&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 23:06:58 +0000 KPCW 7353 at http://kpcw.org Park City History Bits - December 12, 2013 Park City History Bits - November 7, 2013 http://kpcw.org/post/park-city-history-bits-november-7-2013 <p></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Did you know you once were able to get to Park City’s ski trails by subway?</strong></p><p>This is Hope Woodside with your weekly Park City History Bit.</p><p>Two years after ski slopes opened in 1963 at Treasure Mountains Resort, now Park City Mountain Resort, a Skier's Subway was used to transport skiers nearly two-and-a-half miles into the mountain, through the pitch-black Spiro Tunnel.</p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 19:03:43 +0000 KPCW 7349 at http://kpcw.org Park City History Bits - November 7, 2013