SALT LAKE CITY -- Tickets and accommodations still are available
for the 2002 Winter Olympics slated for Feb. 8 to 24 in both Salt
Lake City and Park City, Utah, according to tourism officials.
In fact, at the time of this report, up to 180,000 tickets still
were available for selected competitions, they said.
Among tour operators selling the area are Delta Vacations and
Southwest Vacations as well as Salt Lake City-based Western
Leisure, Mountain West Travel and Teiki Kanko SLC/Sunflower
For last-minute purchases -- if tour operators and first-choice
properties do not have tickets or space on the dates needed --
agents can try www.saltlake2002.com or www.stubhub.com.
For last-minute accommodations, call (800) 847-5810.
However, some last-minute accommodations might be in smaller
condos and may not be commissionable, Carl Little, vice president
of tourism for the Salt Lake Convention & Visitors Bureau,
A Park City official, noting that hotels in his area were fully
booked most nights, emphasized that many condos still had