- Elevated between 8753 ft and 10499 ft, the Ski Resort is among the 5 highest elevated Ski Resorts in Utah. The vertical drop from summit to base is 1745 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in the USA is 1184 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
- Season starts on Nov 24 and ends on Apr 19 (147 days). Average season duration in the USA is 118 days.
- During the season (from Nov 24 till Apr 19) the average snow depth at Brighton Ski Resort is 64 ". Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average base depth of 75 ". Therefore Brighton Ski Resort is among the 3 ski Resorts with best snow conditions in Utah.
The Ski Resort
Snow, terrain an value - this is Brighton Resort! This ski resort makes a snow enthusiast´s heart beat faster. There is everything you can ask for. Brighton Resort is happy to have 100% of its terrain accessible by high speed quads. They serve 425 hectares of skiable terrain with 66 trails. Great fluffy and dry snow and perfect grooming will make your runs unforgettable. Moreover, there are lots of off piste runs that will give you a real thrill. Explore trees, chutes and cliffs. This is pure winter fun!
Brighton is also very well known for its Ski and Snowboard School. Not for nothing it is called " The place Utah learns to ski and ride". Well trained instructors will be happy to share their knowledge and to introduce you to the sport they love to make you an snow enthusiasts just like themselves. The school offers a variety of different lessons and programs to choose from.
Moreover, Brighton Resort has 4 terrain parks and 1 half pipe. They offer a variety of features and Brighton Resort is always eager to improve them. Thus, they are changing constanly throughout the season.
Refreshment needed? There are several restaurants across the mountain where delicious foods and drinks are served to make your day a perfect one.
Snow Safety & Snowmaking
Brighton Ski Resort is about 30 miles south-east of Salt Lake City.