Local Events, Music and things to do
OGDEN VALLEY AREA INFO & EVENTS
Snowbasin has announced their complete lineup for this summer’s Blues, Brews & BBQ concert series, beginning June 12 and running through Oct. 2. The free concerts are noon to 5:30 p.m. Sundays on the patio at Earl’s Lodge at the resort, 3925 E. Snowbasin Road. Three groups play most weeks; guests are welcome to bring chairs and blankets.
Chill out on the lawn with a shade chair or a blanket, have a beverage and listen to some incredible FREE music from any of the nationally touring artists that play at the event every week.
Powder Mountain is a huge resort with over 7,000 acres. This adds up to the most ski-able terrain in one resort in the US. With this much space, you won't have to share any of the 144 runs with a crowd. Powder Mountain has been a locals secret mountain with , snowcat skiing, side country skiing in Powder Country, backcountry tours and two terrain parks. With more than 400 inches of annual snowfall, Ogden is Powder Magazine’s #2 ranked ski destination and Pow Mow has plenty of fresh. If you don't want to take our word for it, Powder Mountain is consistently ranked the #1 Value Ski Resort in North America by the readers of Ski Magazine—also ranking 9th best by readers for Overall Satisfaction this year.
After more than 60 years as a little-known local powder stash, Now, no Utah winter vacation is complete without experiencing the Grizzly and Wildflower Downhill courses made famous in 2002 Winter Olympic Games. Snowbasin is known for its diverse terrain for beginner ease, to challenging expert runs. You will find meticulously manicured groomers, fresh powder runs, days after a storm, endless views and surprisingly short lift lines. Snowbasin has high alpine bowls, steep chutes, perfectly groomed cruisers, deep-powder glades and diverse terrain for beginner easy to challenging expert runs, Snowbasin boasts 3,000 skiable acres, three terrain parks, a lift-assisted tubing hill for family fun, and 26km of groomed Nordic trails.
Snowbasin Ski Resort is famous for its 5-star majestic lodges, and consistently recognized for some of the best on-mountain cuisine. Attention to service is equally inspiring to our guests. Additional amenities include full-service rental, repair and retail shops, state licensed day care and kids programs, as well as a Snowsports Learning Center to help make the most of your experience with more than 100 certified instructors. Adaptive programs are also available.
2959 vertical feet of ski trails and 64 runs, 11% Novice, 45% intermediate and 44% expert. Plus you have to check out Needles lodge at the top of the Needles Gondola, fireplaces, dining and inspiring views await.
Nordic Valley is an affordable option for those anyone learning to ski or Snowboard. If you just arrived in town and want to warm up your legs and get acclimated to the higher altitudes Wolf Mountain is your best option. Wolf Creek has a new terrain Park or those just getting started and is great for families. The entire mountain is lighted making it Utah’s largest night skiing operation. Wolf Creek has several challenging runs making it a great for the entire family. It has a parent-friendly attitude making it popular with local kids, teens and families.
Local guides can provide tour packages for Skiing, snowboarding, cat skiing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, bike, fly-fishing, golf, horseback riding, whitewater rafting, hot air ballooning, climbing, slalom racing, hiking, cycling, and camping. For the adventurous at heart you can Heli Ski with Diamond Peaks Heli-Skiing for some amazing back country skiing.
Other Winter Activities
Skiing isn't the only draw to Ogden Valley in the winter. From most of our properties you can cross-country ski or snowshoe right from your doorstep. You can enjoy ice skating in Huntsville Park and on Pineview Lake shortly after the freeze-up occurs. Once the lake ice is covered in snow you can cross country ski on the lake. Pineview Lake also offers first-rate ice fishing for trout, crappie and the occasional Tiger Muskie during the winter months. Huntsville Park offers ice skating and play pick-up hockey at a quaint outdoor ice rink most of the winter months.Equipment can be rented at Detours next to the park. For the snowmobile enthusiast, the world-famous snowmobile trails of Monte Cristo are only 20 minutes away.
Web Site: www.clubrecnorth.com
Red Cliff Ranch Outfitters and Cafe
Nestled at the foothills north east of Ogden Valley and just west of the Wyoming border sits Red Cliff Ranch, one of Utah’s oldest working ranches. Red Cliff is the preferred outfitter for groups and individuals for horseback riding.
13554 E Highway 39
Web Site: www.RedCliffRanch.com
Summer offerings include sales and rentals of TREK mountain, BMX and road bikes
2429 N. Highway 162, Eden, Utah 84310
Web Site: www.PeakStuff.com
E-mail: [email protected]
Great pizza! Fast!
Dine-In or Take-Out
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Come enjoy the finest Tex-Mex west of El Paso in the historic Old Town Eden General Store.
Check out our Web Site for Specials and Entertainment Calendar.
HUNTSVILLE BARBEQUE COMPANY
Come enjoy summer the way it was meant to be! The Village at Huntsville Square and Huntsville Barbecue Company have teamed up to offer mouth watering food, beautiful scenery, fresh air, and live music in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. With a huge pit to cater to large crowds, Huntsville Barbecue Company will give a taste of Texas to the residents of Utah. From the slow-smoked, dry-rubbed, no-need-for-forks barbecue to the pecan pie topped off with ice cream, the experience will be right out of old time Texas where barbecue pride originated.
Each Saturday night, the Summer Concert Series will feature a variety of outstanding musicians whose styles range from the visceral experience of a rock show, the elegance and refinement of classical and Broadway show tunes, to the swinging dance feel of American jazz, blues, and folk traditions. There's sure to be something for everyone!
Come enjoy Huntsville Barbecue Company in a fun, relaxed atmosphere and enjoy the show! Music starts at 6:00 PM.
235 S. 7400 East
Web Site: www.www.huntsvillebbq.com
Sandwiches, breakfast burritos & other specialties.
located next to the Valley Market in Eden.
Mad Moose Cafe
2429 North Highway 158
Eden, UT 84310
For nightlife, Utah's oldest continuously-operating pub, the Shooting Star Saloon is in Huntsville Town. Eden offers the Harley & Bucks and Carlos & Harleys for a great dining experience. A scenic drive down Ogden Canyon to the city of Ogden offers the full array of nightlife options. Check out historic 25th street which boasts ethnic restaurants, it's own microbrewery, and live music at various venues. The Egyptian Theater nearby screens films each year as part of the Sundance Film Festival.
You can buy beer at the local grocery stores. For wine or liquor, you need to go to a State Liquor Store. The website-is http://abc.utah.gov/stores/
There is now a Liquor Store at Wolf Creek in Eden
Here is the most convenient Liquor store on your way from the airport
70 South 500 West, Bountiful, UT 84010
Here is the most convenient Liquor store after you arrive at the condo
1160 Patterson Street, Ogden, UT 84403