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Local Activities and Events

Deep in the heart of the Wasatch Mountains, you can experience a timeless pocket of Mountain West culture. There are annual rodeo competitions in our town of Oakley, Utah, and annual cowboy poetry readings and singing shows in nearby Heber City, Utah. 

Park City is a beautiful 20 minute drive through the countryside and offers world class ski resorts, fine dining, a historic city center along Main Street, and a wide variety of boutique shops and fine art galleries.

A 50 minute drive into Salt Lake City, brings you access to concerts, ballets, and professional sporting events. Salt Lake City's international airport is one of the easiest and most reliable airports in the country, which makes flight travel a breeze.

Whatever your lifestyle and interests are, they are here for you. You can live at an active or peaceful pace all year long, while enjoying all that nature has to offer in this spectacular setting.

Ski Resorts

Deer Valley Resort

Visit the Deer Valley Resort website for information on the ski season, dining, shopping, and other resort activities at DeerValley.com.

Park City Mountain Resort

Park City Mountain Resort has been named the most family-friendly ski resort in North America. They have an exclusive lift that allows you to ski in and out of Park City's historic Main Street. Learn more about Park City Mountain Resort >

Fly Fishing

Four Seasons Fly Fishers

This Heber City fly shop carries fly boxes loaded with flies designed for the Provo River along with all other local streams and lakes. Because they are located just three minutes from the banks of the Provo River, their knowledge of the local waters is second to none. The professional staff can service all of your fly fishing needs including: equipment rental, guide services, and instructional programs. Visit UtahFlyFish.com >

Snowmobile Touring

Thousand Peak Snowmobile Adventures

Snowmobiling at Thousand Peaks gives you exclusive access to over 60,000 private acres of amazing backcountry on Utah's largest mountain ranch. Their brand new Ski-Doo Summit snowmobiles were voted #1 "Sled of the Year" for their ease to ride, comfort and performance. Awarded "UTAH'S BEST SNOWMOBILE ADVENTURE" with friendly, certified guides. Visit ThousandPeaks.com >

Hiking, Climbing, Snowshoeing, and Biking Adventures

White Pine Touring

Located in scenic Park City, Utah, White Pine Touring is a retailer and guiding service for mountain biking, hiking, climbing, and snowshoeing. They operate a 20 km cross-country ski center in the heart of Park City for skate and classic skiing. White Pine Touring's knowledgeable staff, instructors and guides have been helping locals and visitors enjoy their outdoor pursuits since 1972. For more information call (888) 649-8710. Nordic Center hours are 9:00AM to 6:00PM during the winter season. Visit WhitePineTouring.com >

Local Events

Sundance Film Festival

Year after year, the world famous Sundance Film Festival (Jan 23- Feb 2, 2020 in Park City) pursues new ways to introduce more people to the most original and authentic storytelling with its annual program of dramatic and documentary films, shorts, New Frontier films, installations, performances, panel discussions, and dynamic music events. Since 1985, hundreds of films launched at the Festival have gained recognition, received commercial distribution, and reached worldwide audiences eager for fresh perspectives and new voices. Visit Sundance.org/festival >

Oakley Rodeo

The Oakley Rodeo is a time honored annual tradition that falls on the 4th of July weekend every year. Come see the Annual Oakley Rodeo Competition in the local community of Oakley, Utah. Watch the rodeo, enjoy the parade through town, and experience a summer night filled with beautiful firework displays. Visit the Oakley City website for more information >

Heber Valley Cowboy Poetry Gathering and Buckaroo Fair

This is an annual event that draws people from all over the country. Come see the Annual Heber Valley Cowboy Poetry Gathering and Buckaroo Fair at the end of October. Held 30 minutes from MRR in Heber City. Visit HeberValleyCowboyPoetry.com >

Other Local Activity Resources

Park City Visitor Information

Park City offers three world-class ski resorts, endless lodging, events, winter activities and over 100 restaurants. Learn more at VisitParkCity.com >

Utah Wilderness Recreation Directory and Guide

UtahWild.com is different from most other websites about Utah outdoors because of the focus on non-motorized backcountry recreation. They provide outdoor recreational information that does not conflict with wilderness preservation. Visit UtahWild.com >

 

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