Park City Marriott Mountainside Landslide, Summit County
Updated May 10, 2023
A landslide occurred on the slope above the Marriott Mountainside hotel in Park City on April 30, 2023. Clay-packed joints were saturated and caused mobilization of a bedrock block of the limestone-rich Park City Formation.
Landslide Type: Translational Block Slide
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Size: One-half of a football field long and 15 feet deep.
Special Conditions: Excessive snow saturated a cut slope having a residential development at the top.
Damages: The hotel ground floor exterior and interior sustained minor damages. A storm drain was also displaced.
Status: Stable but saturated.