~ REVIEWS ~
"Most Romantic Places to Propose in America"
— The Today Show, NBC
"One of the Ten Hottest Chefs in Utah"
— Utah Homes and Garden Magazine
"Throughout the West, there's a secret stash of exclusive, backwoods bistros that take some effort to reach....But with that extra trouble comes more romance and some of the best food in the United States."
— Forbes Life MountainTime Magazine - Haute Cuisine 5 High-Altitude Restaurants
"10 great places...you can still catch some excitement off skis at top North American destinations"
— USA Today, Skiing Magazine
"For the ultimate winter date, look no further than dinner at The Viking Yurt..."
— The Park Record, "Courting romance in Park City's Winter Wonderland"
Listed The Viking Yurt as #2 of 10 "Choice Tips on the to-do list in Utah"
— Outside Magazine
The Viking Yurt was featured on The Food Channel as their restaurant of choice for Utah in their "Rocky Mountain Christmas" Special.
"Best Place to Ski to Dinner in Utah"
— Salt Lake Magazine
"...unsure which part of the recent outdoor adventure she enjoyed more - the sleigh ride with it's breathtaking mountain views or the gourmet cuisine."
— The Salt Lake Tribune
"Bon Altitude! Mountaintop restaurant takes resort dining to a new level...make for a unique vacation experience.... promise a meal to remember"
— Ski Magazine
Listed The Viking Yurt as their sole choice for the high end or "black diamond" restaurant in Park City in their "Stolen Weekend" feature.
— Every Day with Rachael Ray Magazine
"OK!'s Top Pick: Try The Viking Yurt; guests first take a sleigh ride and sometimes strap on snowshoes for a hike to this tentlike cabin - complete with a baby grand piano, fine wines and Scandinavian fare."
— OK! Magazine - Park City Travel Tips
"At The Viking Yurt, visitors are surprised with a formal dining environment with a live classical pianist and an elegant five-course meal. 'This is for people that have done it all, for people that have been to the fanciest restaurants in the world...but there's nothing like The Viking Yurt!'"
— Utah CEO Magazine, Beyond the Slippery Slopes: Utah's Other Winter Activities
"Listed The Viking Yurt as "Top Winter Wedding Ideas""
During the Olympics we had the great pleasure of hosting three private royal parties; King Harald of Norway came with Stein Eriksen and was featured on TV, The Royal Prince & Princess came with the Norwegian Olympic Sports Federation. Later Princess Marta joined us during The Paralympics Games.