Park City, Utah is only 32 miles from Salt Lake City but has its own special flavor, home to the US Ski Team and having many opportunities for visitors to enjoy outdoor activities anytime of year. Many large companies have Park City as their base, and you will see why when you visit this beautiful town. The nightlife is exciting, and during the day there are forests and reservoirs to explore.
In summer, the mountains are beautiful as the snow melts away and you can't neglect a trip up the tram to the top. You can also climb on foot or ride your mountain bike. Fish the waters or go horseback riding. Of course in winter, you have your choice of sleigh rides, snowshoeing, snowmobiling or skiing.
With ability to accommodate over twelve thousand visitors, you won't have any problem finding a place to stay. And with almost one hundred restaurants, you can have your fill of fine dining.
To get to Park City from Bryce Canyon, simply take UT-12 to US-89. You want to jog and get over on I-15 north, taking exit #263, then US-189 for 30 miles. You will continue on US-40 and follow the signs.