Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Mt. Brighton

Planning a ski trip to Mt. Brighton? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Mt. Brighton stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Mt. Brighton review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 52.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 27%
  • Beginner
  • 33%
  • Families
  • 53%
  • Intermediate
  • 40%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 20%
  • Advanced
  • 27%

Helpful Highlights:

Tried to take my 4yr old to Mt Brighton at the end of the work day to help him learn how to snowboard. Almost all ski resorts have a free bunny area where y...

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  • 2

    Rip off

    by Laura - 15th January 2014

    Pros: Three magic carpets for beginners

    Cons: Not accommodating

    Tried to take my 4yr old to Mt Brighton at the end of the work day to help him learn how to snowboard. Almost all ski resorts have a free bunny area where y... Full review

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  • 4

    Very good for a smaller urban hill

    by John T - 13th January 2014

    Pros: Close to urban areas, completely renovated

    Cons: Hills not very large or long but not bad for urban area hill.

    Mt. Brighton has long been the target for jokes about small hills and lack of updates. Not anymore. Vail purchased Mt. Brighton last year and has implemente... Full review

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  • 3

    Best Customer Service in Ski Shop

    by Nancy Ibarra - 29th December 2013

    Pros: Larry in the Ski Shop is tops in customer service.

    Cons: Hour long lines to buy lift tickets, additional waiting in line to get equipment rentals.

    We arrived at Mt Brighton an 10:50 AM and an hour and 10 minutes later we got to the ticket window . A long chilly time to be in line but Mt Brighton reduc... Full review

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  • 2

    Decent but do not rent

    by cplacido - 6th January 2013

    Pros: Alright Hills

    Cons: Rental equipment, Maintenance, lodge

    They boast about a Bar and Grill but the bar lacks many mixes of drinks and many liquers. The place does not seem to be well cared for or managed at all. ... Full review

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  • 1

    Not worth it this year

    by homerjay - 26th December 2010

    Pros: Not a one

    Cons: lifts and ropes broken, horrible atmosphere

    Mt. Brighton is close to home for me but I will not go there this year!!! Prices went up while service and maintenance went way down. Only one rope was fu... Full review

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  • 1

    Just plain bad!!!!

    by dawgmom - 17th February 2010

    Pros: close to home

    Cons: rude lift operators, old and dangerous lifts, bad service in lodge

    I don't even know where to begin. The service in the restaurant is about the worst I've ever seen. The lift operators are beyond rude. The lifts are in v... Full review

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