The Sundance Film Festival commences today and I found this article by Rosie G Serago about Robert Redford to be very insightful into the spark that kindled Sundance Mountain Resort. “Redford saw it as a place to hear and tell stories. Sundance’s own story started with a misrouted road trip. Redford, on his way West, came up Provo Canyon by mistake but was quickly captivated by the presence of Mount Timpanogos. He took a side road for a closer look, which brought him to the area that is now Sundance Mountain Resort.”
Read more and see the video about his fascinating journey here.