A Local’s Guide to The Best Neighborhoods in Park City, Utah

A Local’s Guide to The Best Neighborhoods in Park City, Utah

A Local’s Guide to The Best Neighborhoods in Park City, Utah

Tucked within one of the most picturesque mountain ranges in the US, Park City, Utah is a top winter getaway for people all around the world. Park City is not only home to some of the best snow on earth but also home to hundreds of miles of world class mountain biking, hiking and outdoor adventure paired with luxury mountain lifestyle. Residents of Park City are just as unique as this ideal mountain town, being the biggest piece of what makes this place so special.

Unobstructed views, world-class dining, one-of-a-kind shopping, and skiing and snowboarding that has no comparison are just a few of the things Park City Residents are lucky enough to be a part of. It’s easy to see why Park City is one of the most sought-after places to live in the Western United States.

This accessible mountain town has it all and is happy to host no matter what your passion is. Park City, Utah has something to offer its residents and visitors all year long no matter what they desire. Knowing where to stay will help cater to your lifestyle and make your time here that much more enjoyable. Sean Railton and Ali North with Homes Park City have a combined experience of spending over 40 years in Park City, Utah and have put together a local’s guide to the best neighborhoods in Park City to fit your mountain town luxury lifestyle.

Old Town, Park City

Old Town, Park City lies within the heart of Park City and houses a community of locals and world travelers together thriving in an incredible outdoor atmosphere. This special neighborhood overlooks the world-famous Historic Main Street. You will also find incredible views of Deer Valley Resort as well as Park City Mountain Resort depending on where you are. Old Town Park City is easily accessible from anywhere however parking can be tricky if you are just passing through. Especially on a farmers market weekend or during a powder panic. If you are a commuter, Old Town is perfect. It is located next to famous restaurants, boutiques, and bars within walking distance. Here you are going to find condos, town homes, and single-family homes.

Promontory Ranch, Park City

Promontory Ranch is home to over 7,000 acres of private land in a gated community. This stunning backdrop contains a plethora of unique custom-built estates, luxury cabins and cozy modern spaces tucked among the pines. There is no lack of amenities in Promontory. From the hiking trails immersed among wildlife to the world-class golf courses and the world-famous Promontory Club, Promontory has something for everyone. Unwind with an evening at the spa or spend your weekend training at the equestrian center all while enjoying the one-of-a-kind views year-round. Railton North & Co have specialized in working with the Promontory community for years.

Kimball Junction, Park City, Utah

Right off the North entrance to Park City, you will pass a myriad of stores, restaurants, bistros, and shopping centers catering to the residents of Kimball Junction. This stunning area offers both single family homes, townhomes, and condos with an incredible view of the entire Park City area. It is easily accessible and contains the most localized amenities in the Park City area. This area is driven by the local population than it is by the global tourism. Kimball Junction is located just off Highway 224 making the commute to Park City Mountain Resort, The Canyons Ski Resort or Deer Valley Ski Resort a breeze. You also have easy access to I-80 for a quick 25-minute drive down to the heart of Salt Lake City.

Deer Crest, Park City

Deer Crest, Park City is one of the most desirable gated communities in the country. This exclusive luxury mountain neighborhood features spacious custom homes ranging from 6,000 sq ft up to a sprawling 20,500 sq ft one-of-a kind work of art! Deer Crest is known for its incredible properties and even houses a slopeside estate designed by Michael Upwall called the Summit House offering every luxury you could ever imagine. Deer Crest is only one mile from the heart of downtown Park City which is what makes Deer Crest one of the best and most sought-after neighborhoods in Park City, Utah.

Ranch Place, Park City

Ranch Place is a wonderful community centered around families. Ranch Place offers easy access to everything that makes Park City such a desirable place to live. Over 115 acres of open green space welcome you to hiking, skiing, mountain biking and enjoying everything this beautiful landscape has to offer. There are just over 250 newer construction homes that make up the Ranch Place community. There are two large neighborhood parks as well as a 1000+ acre Swaner Nature Preserve. It is within one mile of The Canyons Ski Resort and one mile from Kimball Junction. These conveniences have given Ranch Place Park City some of the best real estate opportunities.

Aerie Mountain, Park City

Aerie Mountain, Park City is nestled on the mountain overlooking Old Town. Its location allows Aerie to boast incredible views. The location and views make this neighborhood a prime spot for vacation rental investment opportunities. Easy accessibility to skiing, shopping, dining, and hiking make Aerie one of the best neighborhoods in Park City. Comprised mostly of large properties with single-family homes and a handful of townhomes, this neighborhood is unique to the area. You would be hard pressed to find a bad view anywhere in the area. The homes are beautiful, offering plenty of breathing room and a view unlike anywhere else.

Silver Springs, Park City 

Silver Springs, Park City was built around Big Lake and Little Lake. This adorable neighborhood is close to many different trail systems that offer hiking and biking in the summer and snowshoeing and cross-country skiing in the winter.  Big Lake Park is one of the nicer parks around and perfect for a family looking for fun. Silver Springs was built with a 1600-4300 sq ft building regulation between 1980’s and 90’s when it was originally constructed which gives the neighborhood a very harmonious “Park City Look” and atmosphere. Yards are large and perfect for kids and pets. The lower price tag makes Silver Springs a very desirable place to be and one of the best neighborhoods in Park City because of it. If you want a place to set your canoe or relax on your paddle board, Silver Springs could be the perfect neighborhood for you.

Lower Deer Valley, Park City

If you are looking to be close to everything that Park City has to offer, Lower Deer Valley might just be the perfect place for you. Nestled at the base of Deer Valley Ski Resort, Lower Deer Valley is made up of ski in, ski out homes with ample square footage. There are condos, townhomes and single-family homes lining the slopes with beautiful and unobstructed views of Bald Mountain. These homes offer the ultimate ski in/ski out experience. Mountain Town elegance is the theme in Lower Deer Valley.

Park Meadows, Park City

Park Meadows is known for being one of the most sought-after communities in the Park City area. It is a well-established community with some very high-end real estate. The size and design of the custom homes that line this luxury community are quite affordable. The neighborhood provides access to the Park Meadows Country Club which is Park City’s only private country club as well as Round Valley. There are many of the typical Park City amenities for residents to enjoy like trails and views for days. You are also close to the Municipal Athletic Rec Center.  Even though you can find some incredible vacation rental properties in Park Meadows, it is still one of the most sought-after communities for full time residents. Park Meadows is primarily made of larger single-family homes as well as townhomes. Be sure to give Park Meadows a close view for excellent real estate opportunities.

Prospector Square, Park City  

Prospector Square is a well-known community located just west of Park City Ski Resort. Consisting of quaint single-family homes and condos, Prospector is a mix of full-time residents and vacation rentals. This community is near many convenient amenities. You have access to the community parks, schools, and many local businesses. Prospector Square is an eclectic outdoor shopping mall offering both chain and local shops. Prospector is a great investment opportunity due to its location, affordability, and ease of access to everything.

Tour The Best Neighborhoods in Park City with Railton North & Co.

Sean Railton and Ali North have been enjoying everything Park City has to offer for over 40 years combined. They golf every mountain course they can weekly in the warmer months. These two are incredible skiers and you might find them earning their turns at Deer Valley, PCMR, or The Canyons regularly. This real estate duo lives and breathes Park City every day because Park City is who they are and what they represent.  In the summer and fall, you will find them shredding the trails on their mountain bikes during their downtime. If you want to really get the “feel of Park City” to find out which neighborhood is going to fit you and your needs the best, there is no better real estate team than Railton North & Co to show you the area. If you just want some trail recommends, contact Railton North & Co with Homes Park City and know that you are in good hands.


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