If you’re planning a winter vacation with young kids, let The Chateaux Deer Valley make your trip a seamless family adventure. Whether you’re hoping to spend your time on the slopes or prefer to kick back and soak in a steamy heated pool, there’s something for every member of your family – no matter the age. Here are a few suggestions for making the most of your time together with us in beautiful Park City, Utah.
Our Little Explorer’s in-room tent package is a fun and memorable experience for the kiddos! This special amenity add-on includes a real canvas tent to pitch, plush toy moose to take home, National Geographic Starry Night Lantern to enjoy, and educational Fun with Nature: Take Along Guide Book to keep. Let the little ones have their own campout in the comfort and warmth of your room, before setting off for more adventures outdoors at the resort.
The Chateaux Deer Valley is the perfect place to introduce kids to skiing for the first time, or build on previous ski experiences. The resort offers easily accessible runs and terrain, onsite ski lessons from expert instructors, kid-friendly adventure maps with all the fun green runs already marked, and cool character mascots featured around the mountain who actually ski.
For a family adventure that everyone will love, consider a horse-drawn sleigh ride. This is a unique experience that even the youngest members of your family can enjoy. Our sister property located across the street, Stein Eriksen Lodge, launches sleigh rides from the deck that lead to a one-of-a-kind winter memory.
Don’t let the cold keep you from enjoying the water! At The Chateaux Deer Valley, our outdoor heated pools and hot tubs offer enjoyment and a splashing good time all year long. Kids will love the chance to swim no matter how cold it is, and it offers everyone a refreshing and warm respite from the snow.
We couldn’t finish our list without including s’mores made fresh in the fire pits at The Chateaux Deer Valley each night. Gather around the flames with your family, and toast to your heart’s delight. It’s the perfect way to end another memorable day with us.
These are just a few of the many family friendly activities you’ll find at and near The Chateaux Deer Valley For more information on these or other things to do with your family this winter, simply ask our resort concierge for suggestions, directions or reservations for a winter trip you’ll never forget!
Art aficionados and those who simply enjoy viewing art will be impressed by the variety of artistic styles and artists whose work can be found in Park City. Banksy has even visited a couple times and left his distinctive graffiti marks within the city. Here are a few suggestions and highlights to help you decide where to stop during a stroll along historic Main Street’s art galleries.
Lund’s Fine Art Gallery
Here you’ll find fun, original jewelry, art, pottery, and sculpture, along with impressive paintings that come to life before your eyes from Wednesday through Saturday at this interactive art studio/gallery. Allen Lund invites visitors to engage in his creative process within the visually captivating space. With his friendly manner, sense of humor, and authentic perspective, a stop here is memorable and fun for all ages.
Park City Fine Art
This is a must-see for delightful, regionally focused sculpture and paintings including nature-inspired works and Western themes that merge modern and classical styles beautifully. You’ll always find an inspiring, unique array of both artists and art pieces here.
Specializing in modern pieces by both new and emerging Utah artists, this gallery features striking oil paintings, ceramics, sculptures, and glass works. Exciting upcoming exhibitions include Melissa Chandon’s Iconic Stories in December, Marketa Sivek’s Beautiful Day, Beautiful Night in February, and Land Bennion and Zachary Proctor’s Destinations Unknown in March.
Montgomery Lee Fine Art
Enter this lovely, locally owned two story gallery to find an array of realistic and impressionistic sculptures and paintings in a broad range including still-life, animal sculptures, figurative pieces, and landscapes. Gallery artists include nationally and internationally established as well as newly emerging talents.
For an eclectic collection of fine and contemporary crafts by both local Utah and national artisans, stop by this gallery featuring hot glass, wood, clay, Judaica jewelry, kaleidoscopes, and more. Started as a cooperative more than 20 years ago, this little shop is a favorite with Utah natives and visitors alike.
The Meyer Gallery
Known as an icon of contemporary art within Utah – set within a building listed with the National Register of Historic Places – both representational and abstract art works are showcased at this exceptional gallery. The art chosen is both thought-provoking and accessible, making it a perfect place for art lovers of all experience levels and ages.
Thomas Anthony Gallery
For a more varied art experience, this gallery showcases paintings and sculptures by nationally and internationally acclaimed artists from different countries, along with up and coming regional talent. Offering sophisticated old-world service married to the latest technology, it’s a great place both to browse and buy.
Aimed at art collectors from around the world, this fresh and friendly gallery focuses on supporting nationally recognized artists. Offering diverse, constantly changing exhibitions, you’ll find exceptional talent and knowledgeable, helpful staff here.
Live. Love. Art. This is the motto that the Protho’s follow, and their outstanding gallery showcases exceptional creative vision while promoting both new talent and well-known artists. They recognize the many factors that contribute to the desire to buy and own art, and are happy to help you select the perfect piece.
Kimball Art Center
Sponsors of the Park City Kimball Arts Festival in August – featuring more than 225 jury-selected artists from around the country – the Kimball Art Center also showcases art exhibitions from renowned artists, features working art studios, and offers quarterly Art Talks, many of which are free to the public.
This is just a glimpse of what you can expect if you spend a day appreciating Park City’s awesome art scene. The knowledgeable concierge and front desk staff at The Chateaux Deer Valley are always happy to point you towards their personal favorites, or you may choose to simply wander through town and discover your own before returning to your luxurious, four-star room and all the comforts offered at our stunning hotel.
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