Monthly Archives: June 2011

Best Chef in Salt Lake Works at “The Farm”?

While touring Canyons we were lucky enough to get the opportunity to dine at their newest restaurant The Farm.  Food critics are raving about the new establishment, their work in using only locally grown foods and especially their chef, John Murcko who … Continue reading

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Saber the Flavor at the St. Regis Bar

On our recent tour of the St. Regis in Deer Valley they treated us to a couple classes.  In the first class they taught us how to make their signature bloody mary. It’s called the 7452, appropriately named after the elevation at which the … Continue reading

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Park City’s Olympic Park is Full of Real Winners

As most people know, Park City hosted the 2002 Winter Olympics.  This special park was used specifically for a few of the Olympic events including the ski jump, bobsledding and the luge.  Even though the Olympics have come and gone you and your family can … Continue reading

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Grand Sierra Resort and Casino: Reno Nevada

If you are looking for a great value and an easy drive to Tahoe, you should check out the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino in Reno, Nevada. This resort has something to offer for adults and kids of all ages. … Continue reading

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Go Outside and Play!

My absolute favorite thing about the mountains is the ability to go explore amazing places on the cheap. All you need is a car, walking shoes, a camera and maybe a map… maybe. Tahoe offers hundreds of hiking and biking … Continue reading

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Best Western Truckee Tahoe Inn: Truckee, California

If you want value and comfort for your money, I highly suggest the Best Western Truckee Inn. The property recently underwent a complete renovation of the rooms and lobby. In my opinion, they have the most comfortable beds I have … Continue reading

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Park City Summer Fun

Smack dab in the middle of touring some of my favorite Park City Resort base area properties we were treated to some thrills! Although I love touring accommodations and seeing the upgrades that owners and property managers have made, it’s … Continue reading

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Taking to the Tahoe Skies

Wanna fly 8,000 to 10,000 feet above Tahoe? Now you can. Lake Tahoe Balloons has been in business since 1992 and is one of the most unique hot air balloon experiences in the world. Weather permitting, balloon rides operate May–October … Continue reading

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Orchid Thai Restaurant in South Lake Tahoe

If there was ever a perfect day, it would end with a tummy full of food from Orchid Thai Restaurant in South Lake Tahoe, California — a local’s favorite since 2003 when they first opened their doors. The restaurant is … Continue reading

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Endless Winter

Sun worshipers may be anxiously awaiting their postponed summer, but the skiers and snowboarders among us are enjoying this seemingly endless winter season.  The continued snowfall has kept the mountain trails in near pristine condition, and with so much extra … Continue reading

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