Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Brighton Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 58.5
  • 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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  • 5

    Pure fun!

    by Andrew Chronister - 10th January 2014

    Pros: Uncrowded, great terrain

    Cons: Lodge is very minimalist.

    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... Full review

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  • 4

    Under the radar

    by sledbred - 20th February 2013

    Pros: Cost, Snow, Terrain

    Cons: None

    Brighton is definitely overshadowed by its neighboring resorts in Little Cottonwood(for good reason), but it holds its own. The cost/value is superb, the te... Full review

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  • 5

    Beautiful and fun

    by peteatl - 31st December 2012

    Pros: Wide Open Terrain. Powder!!

    Cons: Advanced areas are not well connected

    My family and I shuttled over from Park City to Brighton for a powder day. This was because park city had reported 5 inches, but Brighton got like 16". Lo... Full review

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  • 4

    Wide open at Brighton

    by pengowin - 23rd February 2011

    Pros: Night skiing, nice lodge, good variety of terrain

    Cons: Snowboarders, they just stop/stay anywhere

    Brighton is a very nice resort, wide open skiing. Most areas have plenty of room to get around the snowboarders that like to "stop & plop" in the middle of... Full review

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  • 5

    Really enjoyed Brighton

    by cheezywhiz - 7th December 2010

    Pros: variety of terrain, large resort

    Cons: Milly lift a pain to reach, lots of snowboarders

    A truly great resort. Something for everyone. Tree-lined groomers, wide open bowls, bumpy glades. it's impossible to get bored here. High percentage of snow... Full review

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  • 5

    Best from SLC

    by arbutis - 26th November 2010

    Pros: Uncrowded, high elevation, varied

    Cons: Limited overnite facilities, limited dining.

    I've been to Brighton the last two winters. The first time SLC had highs in the 50's and sun. We went to Brighton because it had the highest elevation conve... Full review

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