FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Snowbasin, UT – July 15, 2015 – Bark at the Basin, a 5K trail hike that benefits Best Friends Animal Society, will take place at Snowbasin Resort on July 26, 2015. Registration begins at 10am and 5k hike begins at 12pm. Bring your dog for a 5K trail hike and get a Bark at the Basin t-shirt and a water bowl for your best friend. Registration is $25 and all proceeds will benefit the Best Friends Animal Society. All dogs must remain on a leash for the duration of the event.
After the hike, all owners and pets are invited back to the Blues, Brews & BBQ free concert with Monophonics, The Weekenders & Nate Robinson to enjoy the rest of the afternoon with live music, cold brews & delicious BBQ with vegetarian options. Dog treats specially made by Snowbasin Resort chefs will be on sale with all proceeds going to Best Friends Animal Society.
Best Friends Animal Society is the only national animal welfare organization focused exclusively on ending the killing of dogs and cats in America's shelters. A leader in the no-kill movement, Best Friends runs the nation's largest no-kill sanctuary for companion animals, as well as lifesaving programs in collaboration with its nationwide network of members and partners working to Save Them All®. In Utah, Best Friends leads the No-Kill Utah (NKUT) initiative, which is focused on ending the killing of dogs and cats in state shelters by 2019, and operates a pet adoption center in the Sugar House neighborhood of Salt Lake City and a spay/neuter clinic in Orem. Since its founding in 1984, Best Friends has helped reduce the number of animals killed in American shelters from 17 million per year to about 4 million.
For more information on the Bark at the Basin fundraiser, please visit http://www.snowbasin.com/events/detail/bark-at-the-basin or call (801) 620-1000.
About Snowbasin Resort
Snowbasin Resort, SKI Magazine’s number one resort for lifts and top four for customer service and on-mountain food, is located less than 35 miles North of Salt Lake City. It has one of the easiest drives from Salt Lake International Airport as well as quick access to the Park City Area and Downtown Ogden. With 3,000 skiable acres and 3,000 vertical feet, Snowbasin Resort is best known for wide-open bowls, gladed runs, manicured groomers, powder stashes days after a storm, seven terrain parks, and excellent service. Snowbasin Resort has world-class snowmaking and one of the most advanced lift systems in the West. Enjoy award-winning cuisine including mountaintop dining with spectacular views and magnificent day lodges. Discover why Snowbasin Resort is consistently recognized as one of the best family resorts in North America!