SLC resorts - Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums
User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-22-2008, 08:32 PM Thread Starter
Veteran Member
 
snowvols's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: SLC, UT
Posts: 1,402
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
SLC resorts

What are the best resorts around SLC? We wanna do a little park, but that is not what we are going there for.
Thanks
snowvols is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-23-2008, 06:50 AM
Veteran Member
 
killclimbz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Front Range
Posts: 11,164
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 46 Post(s)
When are you going there? If it's soon I think the only resort that is going to be open is Snowbird, so by default it would be your best one.

Brighton, Solitude, Snowbird, Snobasin, Powder Mountain, are all worth a visit.
killclimbz is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-23-2008, 09:12 AM Thread Starter
Veteran Member
 
snowvols's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: SLC, UT
Posts: 1,402
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
next year must start planning on where to stay and everything to try to get the best deal, Hopefully.
snowvols is offline  
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-07-2008, 09:42 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 28
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
i would deffinantly go to solitude. It isnt crowded and had lots of different terrain you can ride
fletcherhead is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-07-2008, 05:46 PM
Veteran Member
 
burritosandsnow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: slc utah
Posts: 928
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
i can break this down pretty fast ... if your into apres and high livin life style take a loan and go to one of the two park city resorts ( parkcity or the canyons )

if your looking for a gr8 inexpensive family vacation away from all the touristy crap go to powder mtn in ogden or solitude in salt lake city

if youre a core boarder and super into park theres a good bit of choices ... brighton for the gritty core rail/jib kids, where the whole mtn is treated as a park and yes that really is a guy not a girl behind you in the liftline but dont laugh too hard hes most likely pro. park city/the canyons for the g wanna be's jumpers and for a finely groomed immaculate parks

snowbird in salt lake for the me vs the mtn crowd.. big cliffs tons of natural hits chutes etc .. yeah they got a park but who cares.

if for some reason you are stuck in ogden and not salt lake but want the salt lake riding experience try snowbaisin in ogden its pretty much just like snowbird

dec and jan are listed as our biggest snow months but dec is hit or miss. my advice would be march as march tends to be either full of storms and pow or warm and slushy.. neither is a bad choice imo

really if you have some more specific questions ill be happy to give you answers via pm
burritosandsnow is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome