Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Brighton Resort

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Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 60
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 1.9

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 63%
  • Beginner
  • 50%
  • Families
  • 59%
  • Intermediate
  • 75%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 47%
  • Advanced
  • 56%

Helpful Highlights:

We travel from the Mid-west to Brighton for a couple reasons. Utah ski resorts, and Brighton in particular, are just 30-40 miles from the SLC airport. Tha...

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  • 4

    snowbird on the cheap

    by wolfman - 9th December 2009

    Pros: great terrain, very cheap!

    Cons: a lot of chair changes

    Brighton is great for a family trying to save money. The backside is sick and if you do the hikes- WOW! ... Full review

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  • 5

    Dump City

    by - 19th February 2009

    Pros: fast lifts, night skiing

    Cons: poorly marked x mountain trails

    Brighton has amazing snow, great runs, and the best access from a major city I've ever seen! The Super Pass which works @ Alta, Brighton, Snowbird, and Soli... Full review

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  • 5

    Magical Experience

    by safer_66 - 7th February 2009

    Pros: Breathtaking beauty, incredibly terrain

    Cons: Not particularly luxurious, frequent lift closures and the wind

    I came from UK with my wife and skied in Alta Park City and Brighton. We liked the first two but Brighton has a magical quality to it. The tracks are not gr... Full review

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  • 4

    Brighton is one of Utah's great BC secrets

    by fonixmunkee - 2nd February 2009

    Pros: Lots of great terrain, awesome snow

    Cons: Lots of young kids, lots of snowboarders, price

    Brighton is a great little resort in Utah, although some would argue that it's just a park rat's resort. The thing is, you just have to know where to look.... Full review

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  • 5

    Brighton is one of the best in the country

    by nikonthomas - 29th December 2008

    Pros: Amazing variety of terrain, the best instructors I've ever seen, not crowded, great value

    Cons: few

    I've skied Brighton for 4 years in a row. SLC is one of the easiest destinations for serious skiers; you can be on the slopes in a short ride and the cost i... Full review

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  • 4

    Unmatched value

    by rsbinct - 26th December 2008

    Pros: Best value on earth

    Cons: Snowboard crazies

    Skied Brighton for two days over Christmas. I had my kids in a private lesson and the price was very reasonable compared to most places and the instructor ... Full review

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