Park City Earns Mountain Biking Honors

Posted By: The Ski Channel on June 29, 2012 4:22 pm

Park City, Utah is not only one of the top skiing areas in the world, but also been regarded as a special place for mountain biking. The city has been named the first and only Gold-Level Ride Center by the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA).

Below are just a few reasons advanced riders will love exploring the vast and varied terrain around Park City this summer:

  • IMBA distinguished Park City for its accessible trail systems, well-marked trails, variety, consistent weather conditions, guided tours and après riding activities in town.
  • Expert riders can enjoy access to over 400 miles of trails including lift-served trails at Canyons Resort, Park City Mountain Resort and Deer Valley Resort.
  • Backcountry trails offer spectacular mountain views
  • The Glenwild Trail system alone includes 25 miles of switchbacks, swift elevation changes and fast-paced runs.
  • New gravity trails and features offer more thrilling drops and jumps
  • The Mid-Mountain Trails, designated as IMBA Epic Rides
  • New Trailside Bike Park, which includes an impressive 2,200-foot slopestyle course

For more information on Park City: www.VisitParkCity.com

Photo Credit for featured image to www.VisitParkCity.com 

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