The Woods of Parley's Lane - Park City
On entering The Woods of Parley's area of Jeremy Ranch via the luxurious gatehouses, one’s first impression is of immaculate natural beauty, staggeringly luxurious homes and an overwhelming sense of space. Spectacular panoramic views complement the wide untouched and protected wooded areas with its aspen groves and fir trees supporting an active wildlife habitat. In a word, The Woods of Parley’s Lane area defines luxury living in Park City at its best.
Located between Summit Park and Jeremy Ranch, The Woods of Parley's areas enjoys an especially convenient location lying roughly equidistant between Park City and Salt Lake City. Main Street Park City is an easy 20 minutes’ drive while downtown Salt Lake lies barely 20 minutes in the opposite direction. A sense of space and privacy pervades The Woods as of the 190 acres that make up the development, eighty-percent of it is required to be set aside and left untouched according to the master plan. Lots in The Woods are quite simply spectacular, with each of the estate’s 44 lots enjoying 3 acres of community-protected space. Single-family homes sit on ½ to 2 acre lots, allowing for very sizable houses with attached garages. While most are primary residences, many are secondary homes. Architecturally, homes in The Woods are mountain contemporary in design, featuring vaulted roofs and extremely large windows to take full advantage of the area’s spectacular views over the valley and surrounding mountains of Park City and as far as Deer Valley. With its southern facing exposure, The Woods neighborhood enjoys plent of light and relatively mild winters. Designed to maximize the area’s pristine environment, and to accentuate the sense of spaciousness of the estate, carefully planned community areas include over 5 miles of hiking trails within the gates themselves with biking trails as well. Communal areas include picnic areas and a pond, all nestled deep within the heavily wooded area. Families enjoy easy access to Park City’s excellent schools, including nearby Jeremy Ranch Elementary School, Ecker Hill Middle School and Park City High School. A are well within an easy drive or bus ride.
Like other areas of Jeremy Ranch, The Woods of Parley's enjoys a fantastic location approaching the top of Parley’s Summit. Residents of The Woods enjoy unmatched outdoors amenities from their own private trails which connect to the Great Western Trail to a small stream running right through the estate. Skiers and snowboarders know Park City boasts three world class resorts: within minutes is the Canyons resort with nearly 4,000 acres of skiable terrain. Olympic host Park City Mountain Resorts lies just a few miles further south with its outstanding Jupiter Bowl and snowboard terrain parks. Barely a mile away lies exclusive Deer Valley, perennially ranked the top ski resort in all of North America. Intrepid residents of The Woods can also easily enjoy a day at Snowbird or Alta, barely 25 minutes away themselves. Come spring, residents of The Woods hang up their skis and get out the golf clubs. Highly regarded Jeremy Ranch Golf Course is barely ten minutes away and just fifteen minutes further is the imposing Red Ledges course in Heber City. Avid fly fishermen rave about Heber’s Blue Ribbon Provo River while other water enthusiasts head for the even closer Jordanelle River to enjoy power boating, water skiing and stand-up paddle boarding. If exhausted by all the outdoor activities, residents of The Woods can be on historic Main Street in Park City in barely 20 minutes, lined with stylish restaurants, trendy boutiques and countless galleries. Similarly, heading 20 minutes in the opposite direction, residents of The Woods can be in downtown Salt Lake City which itself boasts outstanding restaurants, excellent theatres and museums and top-notch athletic events.