Where 2: The Practical Rider’s Guide to Canyons Resort

By Ryan Dunfee

If there’s one thing we all should have learned from politics it’s that one percent of the population controls most of the nation’s wealth, and 47% of the country are self-loathing victims looking for a handout. That leaves 52% of us who are just looking to get the most out of a hard-earned buck. Here’s a look at how to do that at Canyons Resort in Park City, Utah.

With 4,000 acres of skiable terrain, there’s usually no deficit of untracked powder stashes. P: Justin Olsen/Canyons Resort

Stay: Visit canyonsresort.com for packages and ticket sales, as you get the most bang for your buck booking through the resort’s website.


Ski/Ride: Canyons features 4,000 skiable acres, so explore the mountain. And if you booked your lodging through the site, chances are your lift tickets were included. 


Eat: On the mountain, stop by Tombstone Grill or Cloud Dine. In the village, check out Umbrella Bar.


The Umbrella Bar. P: Rebekah Stevens/Canyons Resort

Drink:  Umbrella bar, which is located in the resort village, and has great local beer on tap.


Down day: Take the free bus system to historic Main Street for some window shopping, or plan your trip around the multitude of free concerts and events at Canyons Resort.