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Brighton Ski Resort

Brighton Ski Resort is continually recognized as an excellent family-friendly ski and snowboard area and has been a locals’ favorite for decades. Nestled at the top of Big Cottonwood Canyon, Brighton is easily accessed from Salt Lake International Airport and provides a great value for visitors wanting to experience Utah’s famous powder.

This diverse ski resort has more than 66 trails that spread across 1,050 skiable acres and two mountains and features a variety of terrain, all of which is accessible by its six high-speed lifts. Brighton Ski Resort offers the most extensive nighttime skiing and snowboarding in area, and it keeps its trails meticulously groomed, so you can expect fresh tracks no matter the time of day. Three lifts remain open until 9 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and allow guests to ski more than 200 acres or to continue testing their ability at the main mountain terrain park.

Brighton is known as a “no frills” destination, providing skiers and snowboarders with excellent trails without the fuss you may experience at other major resorts.

Brighton Ski Resort features:
  • 500 inches of annual snowfall
  • Terrain features 21% beginner, 40% intermediate, 39% advanced trails
  • Three terrain parks
  • Extensive night skiing
  • Kids 10 and under ride for free
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Snow conditions for
Brighton Ski Resort

  • (Updated: 4/20/2014)
  • New snow (Cumulative):
  • Past 24 hours: 1 inches
  • Base Depth: inches
  • Past 48 hours: 0 inches
  • Terrain:
  • Trails Open: of 66
  • Lifts Open: of 7
  • Acres Open: of
  • Beginner Trails: 13
  • Intermediate Trails: 26
  • Advanced Trails: 27
  • Expert Trails:
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  • Mountain:
  • Vertical Rise: 1745
  • Peak Elevation: 10500 ft/3200 m
  • Base Elevation: 8755 ft/2668 m