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72 Hours in Deer Valley

There’s so much more to Utah than snow covered peaks and world-class skiing. Explore the perfect summer weekend in Deer Valley with this curated itinerary of insider travel experiences designed for the entire family.

While Deer Valley may be best known for its champagne powder and snow time activities, there is more to this winter wonderland come warm summer months. Enjoy hiking, boating on the lake, and even a cocktail or two with this itinerary the entire family will love.

What To Do

Day 1

7 a.m. | Start off your first day bright and early—it’s time to explore! But first, coffee. Stop by Buzz in Montage for tall coffees and to-go treats to fuel your day. Pack artisanal sandwiches in your backpack for mid-hike fuel.

10 a.m. | Step off your back patio and take the Mid-Mountain Trail to Silver Lake Village. Stein Eriksen Lodge. Reward yourself with your picnic lunch you packed from Buzz’s and browse the Bjorn Stova Boutique at Stein Eriksen Lodge before making your way back on this trek with moderate climbs.

7 p.m. | Exhausted from a day of adventure? Dine in-residence with a local private chef from Riverhorse, a Club Member favorite. Or, order dinner to arrive fully prepared right when you want it.

Day 2

9 a.m. | Fly fishing with All Seasons Adventures in the world-class Provo and Weber rivers close to your vacation residence is a wonderful way to unplug in some spectacular scenery. Even novice anglers will enjoy a day at the river. Or, rent a pontoon boat at Jordanelle State Park and enjoy a picnic on the water. Book early—boat reservations fill up fast.

5 p.m. | Happy hour is served. Try a whisky flight at High West Saloon or enjoy a carefully curated cocktail and spirits menu followed by happy hour bites at Nickel Bar, located on the lower level of Firewood Restaurant.

8 p.m. | Leave the kids at home for an intimate date night at the romantic Goldener Hirsch Restaurant, one of Deer Valley’s premier restaurants located in Silver Lake Village. Goldener Hirsch offers unique contemporary cuisine paired with divine selections from its extensive wine cellar.

Fly Fishing
Montage Deer Valley

Day 3

9 a.m. | Start the day with Sunday brunch at The Eating Establishment for casual dining with friendly service. Adults will love sipping from the excellent cocktail menu. Feeling hungry? Opt for the loaded baked potato omelette—you won’t be disappointed.

11 a.m. | Take a stroll along Main Street in Historic Park City Utah. Pop into local shops and take in the sights of this quaint mountain town.

3 p.m. | Unwind and replenish your skin with the Tata Harper Floral Facial experience inspired by Utah’s abundant wildflowers at the Montage Spa. Linger in this alpine oasis surrounded by breathtaking views and leave feeling renewed.

6 p.m. | Celebrate the end of a vacation well-spent with bowling and dinner at Daly’s Pub & Rec, a playful pub located in the Montage. Enjoy handcrafted pizzas along with an extensive selection of refreshing local brews, wines, and cocktails. Kids and kids-at-heart alike will love the bowling alley, vintage arcade, and darts all right on site for an entertaining dining experience you won’t forget.

Other Local Spots Worth Mentioning

- Enjoy the views, museums, and activities such as bob-sledding and extreme tubing at Utah Olympic Park.

- Dine on happy hour specials, all-day house wine deals, seafood and steaks at Blind Dog Restaurant.

- Dine on a southwestern-inspired menu at the charming and intimate Purple Sage.

- Discover marvelous waterfalls via the Stewart Falls Hiking Trail near Sundance Resort.

Where to Stay 

Ironwood at Deer Valley or Montage Deer Valley

Whether staying in one of the nine Club residences at Ironwood at Deer Valley or five residences at Montage Deer Valley, Club Members have direct ski-in/ski-out access to the entirety of the Deer Valley Resort alpine terrain. Members staying at the Montage residences enjoy access to Montage resort amenities. Both luxury properties are less than four miles from Park City’s Main Street, an area well known as the annual locale for the Sundance Film Festival and for being a top vacation destination in and of itself, replete with shopping, sightseeing, and dining opportunities.

Each of these three- and four-bedroom vacation homes embody the alpine aesthetic with custom cabinetry, slate and wood floors, marble and granite countertops, and artwork celebrating the local heritage and landscape. Host cozy, après-ski (or après-hike) gatherings by the hearth, bike Park City’s must-ride mountain trails, or simply enjoy the scenic summit views on your next getaway.

Residences: 14 | Bedrooms: 3-4 | Bathrooms: 3.5-5 | Square Feet: 2,189-3,000 | Resort Access: Montage Deer Valley | Portfolio Since: 2003