Risner Ridge

Because land isn’t protected until it’s protected. Located along either side of Meadows Drive in Park Meadows, this property had incredible development potential. Neighbors signed petitions, lobbied the City Council, and raised all the money necessary to permanently protect this open space.

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Photo: Caitlin Willard




PROPERTY OWNERS: Park City Municipal Corporation

RECREATION: Passive recreation including hiking, biking and snowshoeing

TRAILS: Adjacent to the Cove trailhead at Round Valley; the Rossman trail crosses the property

VEGETATION: Forest and shrubland plant communities

WILDLIFE: Mule deer, moose, elk, red-tailed hawk, bald eagle, red fox, squirrel, rabbit, etc.

CONSERVATION VALUES: Open space, wildlife habitat, view-shed, trails and trail connections