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Brighton Ski Resort

Open today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Hiked Lake Mary

Really great drive up to the resort through Big Cottonwood Canyon. We chose to do the Lake Mary (4... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tampa, Florida
via mobile
Winterland escape

Came here to snowboard with husband and brother in law. We are originally from California so we... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Shelley F
Upland, California
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“park city”(32 reviews)
“lift tickets”(19 reviews)
“great snow”(14 reviews)
Brighton is Utah’s only resort that can boast that 100% of its terrain is accessible by high speed quads. Our five quads, one triple and magic carpet service 1,050 acres and 1,875 vertical feet of incredible Utah skiing. Other amenities include The...more
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Hwy 190 Star Rt, Brighton, UT 84121-9740
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really great drive up to the resort through Big Cottonwood Canyon. We chose to do the Lake Mary (4 mi round trip) hike. You can find details about it in Utah’s tourism website. Go to Brighton resort and the trail head is at the back...More

Thank AllyRCook
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Came here to snowboard with husband and brother in law. We are originally from California so we weren’t used to all the fresh snow! Beautiful resort, great snow, and places to rent equipment and have lunch. The slopes were also great and the runs are...More

Thank Shelley F
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Brighton is beautiful and excellent place for skiing with reasonable budget. It is best suited for groups and families. It i snot the highest or steepest, and may not be the choice for skilled extreme thrill seeker, like Snowbird or Alta. Very good place anyhow.

Thank Pekka L
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Lake Mary and lake Catherine are great hikes during the summer. The skiing is also excellent during the winter.

Thank Teakwo23
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Amazing mountain in the SLC area. We stayed at PC, but the snow was thin. I noticed the other side of the Wasatch had more snow and to our pleasant surprise, Brighton definitely DID! What a fun mountain, and as I said above... half the...More

Thank Jay J
Reviewed 18 April 2018

HAD SO MUCH FUN SKIING HERE! Ri was the girl that was working the ski lift and she was so helpful and pleasant :) I went skiing with my girlfriend on Monday (April 16th). We are from Miami and it was her first time skiing....More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The poor snow year is a poor excuse to not go play here. Great terrain and lifts. Molly Green's is a must stop for dranks and grub.

Thank Travis R
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Brighton offers a great three-day package for new skiers and snowboarders. Three days of rentals, lift tickets, and two-hour lessons each day for $250 total. The lessons are wonderful and divided into five levels of skills. I skied Mt. Hood Meadows and Lake Tahoe Diamond...More

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful hidden gem. It’s like being in Switzerland. Beautiful drive through the mountains. Doesn’t get better than this

Thank mizekman
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I made my first trip to Brighton on 3/24 and did night skiing. The runs were excellent. I couldn’t believe how much snow was still up there - and this has been a bad snow year! They had two lifts open but for night skiing...More

Thank jmztripadvis0r
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nikki b
12 January 2017|
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
No real crowds in March. even weekends not bad at all. March is my favorite time. Never looked into lessons so don't have a clue Depending on your budget, you may want to look at renting a condo at Solitude, which is about... More
Shana W
18 November 2015|
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
There is a service, I think it is called Canyon Transportation, that I have used... very reasonably priced. Also we have pre ordered food for the week on line and had the Transport stop to pick up on the way (we always get a... More
16 May 2015|
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Response from Sandy M | Reviewed this property |
Read the reviews for Gorgoza Park. I've heard from others the lines can be long sometimes but they go every year. Their kid is now 9 and had a great time! (Dec 2014)