With a critically important court hearing in Park City's ski resort fight just hours away, Ski Utah President Nathan Rafferty is one of those who is well aware that winter is coming. Rick Brough has more.
Ski Utah - with the backing of the central Wasatch Mountain ski resort representatives - today announced One Wasatch - a vision to connect all seven resorts on private property by chairlifts and ski runs. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.
Ski Utah – with the backing of the seven central Wasatch Mountain ski resort representatives - today announced One Wasatch – a vision to connect all seven resorts on private property by chairlifts and ski runs. KPCW”s Leslie Thatcher has more on today’s press conference.
Ski Utah and Area Resorts Unveil ONE Wasatch Concept
A Vision to Connect Seven Ski Resorts in the Central Wasatch Mountains
(SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH) – Ski Utah and representatives from Alta Ski Area, Brighton Resort, Canyons Resort, Deer Valley Resort, Park City Mountain Resort, Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort, and Solitude Mountain Resort held a news conference today at Ski Utah’s headquarters to announce their support for an over-the-snow connection between all seven resorts via chairlift and ski run called ONE Wasatch.
With the official close of the winter season, Utah posted its 6th best year ever in terms of skier days for the 2012-13 ski season. And with the announcement of Vail Resorts taking over the operation of the Canyons, the year-end tally will likely only continue to grow. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.