MountainStyle Living

MountainStyle Living

Labbé Travel offers intimate, VIP moments

For a moment, imagine yourself floating over Marrakesh in a hot air balloon, enjoying a full breakfast mid-flight. Or dining with your loved one under Michelangelo’s David in an otherwise vacant museum. This is the sort of experience Labbé Travel specializes in — taking moments and turning them into once-in-a-lifetime experiences. “When a client wants
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Finding flair in Park City

It’s commonplace for Park City designer Stephanie Hunt to be moving into or out of a home. “My husband and I are definitely nomadic,” she says. “We both grew up moving a lot.” Which may explain the six homes they’ve lived in over the past nine years. These are houses that most would consider “forever
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Park City farm offers organically grown, chemical-free vegetables

For my wife Susie and I, Park City summertime bikes ride often require a “rest stop” at the Copper Moose Farm on Old Ranch Road. It’s a favorite destination of ours that can be reached on paved and soft-surfaced bike trails, and while the ride isn’t far enough to wear us out, we think of
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The Home Seller & Buyers’ Connection to Main Street

Buying a home in Park City doesn’t have to a complicated and time-consuming event — you just have to know who to call. Enter Kevin Fogarty and Joe Davis, two agents with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Utah Properties who have come up with a way to dramatically simplify the homebuying process. The Utah natives both have
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The Unlikely Duo

At first glance, they might seem like an unlikely duo. Abbi Lathrop Martz is in her late-30s, while Bill Ligety is nearly twice her age. During our interview, Abbi leans forward in her chair, somehow making me feel like an old friend (even on Zoom), while Bill has a calm, measured presence — jumping in
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Man with a Plan

The next time you are cruising the pristine corduroy of your favorite Deer Valley Resort ski run, you can thank Steve Graff. As Deer Valley Resort’s director of mountain operations, Steve makes the call on which trails will be groomed each day and which will not, along with hundreds of other decisions that contribute to
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Dashing Through the Snow

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, participating in activities outdoors is preferred and safer than indoor activities. Well, if you are looking for a fun, safe outdoor adventure for your family or friends, the family owned and operated Broken Arrow Sleigh Rides at Deer Valley has you covered. The sleigh rides are
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Your Ticket to the Outdoors

Drive into Park City via Highway 224 and you’ll be treated to sprawling views of the iconic McPolin Farm, a 160-acre farm purchased by the citizens of Park City in 1990 to help maintain open space and enhance the entry corridor of the town. Depending on the weather and snow conditions, you are likely to
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A Day in the Life

Lynne Offret still remembers the first time she came to ski out West from her home state of Massachusetts. “I came to Utah with a group of friends, and it truly felt like I was home.” And so began her ongoing relationship with the Wasatch mountains, ski patrolling, and a place she first knew as
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Creating Meaning & Memories

Many dream of hitting the road and exploring new places near and far. Delonnie and Ryan Henry, members at Red Ledges, have been living that dream the past four years. The Henrys have traveled everywhere from the northern Rockies to west Yellowstone in their silver bullet of a trailer, a 27-foot Airstream Globetrotter. The retired
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