Basin News

Big Thanks to Our Park Ambassadors - 9.28.2017

Pictured above: Carol Sedevic, Skip Sedevic, Judi Guzman, Sarah Altschuler, Rachel Bodily, Kathy Sonzini, (Recreation Coordinator, Angie Greenburg and Parks Manager, Ben Liegert)
Not pictured: Sharon Sams, Walt Wehner

Basin Recreation's Park Ambassador Program is comprised of an all-volunteer group that promotes community stewardship and facilitates essential communication between the Park City and Snyderville Basin residents and Basin Recreation. We are encouraged by the success of this program as it shows just how much our community cares about the area parks, trails and public events.

Volunteers help Basin Recreation by:

  • Patrolling the parks and reporting any issues. 
  • Volunteering at fun events like the annual Easter Egg Hunt, Santa at The Fieldhouse, Celebrate the Spirits Trick-or-Treat Fun Run, and the StART of Summer Color Run.
  • Placing signage on trails and taking surveys of trails users.
  • Promoting Basin Recreation's youth and adult programs.
  • Teaching, coaching and helping with various sports. 


The entire Staff at Basin Recreation appreciates the efforts of our volunteers. It is through volunteer assistance that we can grow and improve our offerings. If you would like to be a Park Ambassador, applications for 2018 are being accepted now.

For more information on how you can be volunteer CLICK HERE. Contact Angie Greenburg at [email protected] for more information. 

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Big Thanks to Our Park Ambassadors - 9.28.2017

Basin Recreation would like to take the opportunity to publicly thank this year's Park Ambassadors.

Basin Recreation Fieldhouse Now Using Renewable Energy - 9.14.2017

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Fire Mitigation in Toll Canyon and Summit Park Open Space Properties - 9.12.2017

Due to the nature of fire crew availability, the project to mitigate the risk and hazard of wildfire on Toll Canyon and Summit Park Open Space properties starts Wednesday, September 13, 2017.

Celebration of The Fieldhouse Expansion - 5.12.2017

Come celebrate the expansion of The Fieldhouse with Basin Recreation on June 10th.

Trail Connection from Summit Park to Toll Canyon - 2.10.2017

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Lights on the Basin Rec 5K XC Trail - 1.05.2017

We have been getting LOTS of snow and we want you to know that now you can ski beneath the moonlight.

Save 15% on Your Membership & Check Out What's Happening at The Fieldhouse - 10.31.2016

The month of November proves to be very busy at The Fieldhouse. Make sure to stop in to save money on your monthly membership, sign up for the golf simulator, or try out a new fitness class.

Take Your Fitness Routine Around the Town - 9.30.2016

You won't want to miss out on the newest fitness program starting in October.

Flying Dog Trail Survey Results Are In! - 9.15.2016

Your feedback on the Flying Dog Trail Survey was greatly appreciated. Here are some staff take-a-ways.

Parks, Trails, & Recreation Departments Develop New Roles & Welcome New Team Members - 9.08.2016

We are excited to announce the promotion of two employees and introduce three new team members.

What Kind of Trail Do We Need? The Results Are In... - 7.26.2016

Thanks to everyone who provided us with some feedback! This is what we heard!

Basin Recreation Names New District Director - 7.27.2016

Brian Hanton steps up to the plate as the new District Director.

District Director Finalists Selected - 7.12.2016

Basin Recreation will interview five candidates to become the District's next Director.

Fire Mitigation in Toll Canyon - 6.27.2016

The project to mitigate the risk and hazard of wildfire in the Toll Canyon Open Space starts Tuesday, June 28, 2016.

Welcome to Summer Events Season! - 5.31.2016

We have your weekend plans covered this summer! Mark your calendar and enjoy everything we have to offer.

The Greatest Cleaning on Earth - 5.24.2016

High-performance green cleaning at The Fieldhouse.

Participate in Crafting the Master Plan - 4.19.2016

We want to hear from you as we participate in the Mountain Recreation Facilities Master Planning process!

Little League Baseball Slides into Park City - 3.22.2016

Basin Recreation Baseball gets a new look this season!

A Fond Farewell to Rena Jordan - 3.09.2016

After nine years of dedicated service, District Director Rena Jordan is moving on.

A Day in the Life of a Groomer - 2.24.2016

A look at what the grooming process looks like at Basin Recreation.

The Basin Team Expands - 2.08.2016

Basin Recreation welcomes new team members.

It's Beginning to Look A Lot Like Fitness! - 11.23.2015

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The Fieldhouse Follows Our Mission and Goes Green - 11.11.2015

Have you noticed some of the changes at The Fieldhouse?

Let's Celebrate Another Great Season For Parks! - 10.28.2015

Our parks team stayed very busy providing you with new and fun amenities in the parks!

Building Connections One Trail at a Time - 8.03.2015

The Basin Recreation Trails Crew seizes the summer months to build new trails for both transportation and recreation uses.

Fieldhouse Customer Service Survey Results Are In! - 7.15.2015

THANK YOU to everyone who took The Fieldhouse Customer Service Survey! Check out what you had to say!

Find Your Dog's Favorite Places to Play - 6.28.2015

Park City is a great place to call home and play with dogs.

Stay in Shape this Summer with our Fitness Team - 6.15.2015

The Basin Recreation fitness team has added a few NEW programs to help you stay in shape and look your best during the summer months.

Join Us for Some Fun Over Fifty! - 5.14.2015

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Parks Team to Add New Ways to Play - 5.13.2015

Summer is a great time for Basin Recreation to complete some projects. Check out what we have planned.

Summer Savings at The Fieldhouse - 5.12.2015

Stay fit through the summer season with our Summer Pass Sale to The Fieldhouse.

We're Getting Ready for Summer...And You Can, Too! - 4.27.2015

Mark your summer calendar for LOTS of fun events!

Birthday Fun at The Fieldhouse - 4.13.2015

The Fieldhouse is the perfect venue to host your next birthday party event!

It Feels Like Summer - 3.31.2015

With summer break 2 months away, we want you to be the first to fill up your favorite summer camps! Registration OPENS April 1st!

Four New Staff Members Join the Team - 3.10.2015

2015 brought four new staff to the Basin Recreation team!

Fieldhouse Fees Set to Increase - 1.22.2015

New fees effective February 1, 2015.

Here Comes The Snow - 12.11.2014

The snow is coming but before it does here is what you need to know!

The FIRST Official Off-Leash Dog Trail - 11.06.2014

Run-A-Muk dog trail is great for both dogs and their owners to enjoy!

Get Your Trail News! - 7.15.2014

What's been done and what's to come...on your trails!

Our Parks team GROWS - 3.29.2014

Spring is here which means the parks will begin to open and we are thrilled to have Ben Liegert on our Parks Team!

Board Member Opening - 2.20.2014

The Summit County Council, acting in its capacity as the Governing Board of the Snyderville Basin Special Recreation District, hereby announces that one vacant Board position is available on the Administrative Control Board of the Snyderville Basin Special Recreation District.

Our Basin Team has grown! - 1.29.2014

We are excited for two great NEW additions to our Basin Recreation team.

Best of Basin - Dave & Dillon - 10.07.2013

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Hi Ute Open Space Celebration - 9.24.2013

Join Basin Recreation and Utah Open Lands for this rare opportunity to view and hike on the pastoral setting and canyon of the preserved Hi Ute Ranch.

Swing for Sports Golf Tournament - 9.07.2013

Help keep our Park City youth active by playing in the Swing for Sports Golf Tournament fundraiser.

Best of Basin Recreation - 6.19.2013

Meet our Best of Basin - Jim Benedict!

Spring into Summer Camps...before they fill up! - 5.07.2013

Don't delay! Summer is a month away! Make sure your kids have a fun-filled summer break!

Meet our NEW Planning & Project Manager - 4.01.2013

Will Pratt joins the Basin Recreation team!

Bonnie Park Receives the Lifetime Achievement Award - 3.15.2013

The Utah Recreation and Parks Association recognizes Basin's Bonnie Park for the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Toll Canyon Milestone - 2.05.2013

Utah Open Lands & Snyderville Basin Recreation District hit milestone in preserving Toll Canyon!

Basin Recreation Staff Changes as the New Year Begins - 1.15.2013

As Basin Recreation continues to grow, the demands on all of the staff have continued to increase.

What's Your New Year's Resolution? - 1.09.2013

Let Basin Recreation help you stick to your New Year's resolutions!