Ski Utah Press Release

Public Relations Director


Brighton Resort will open on Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 at 9:00 am.

Brighton, Utah. November 20th, 2017- Brighton Resort will open on Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 at 9:00 am. With recent snowfall combined with extensive snowmaking, Brighton Resort will be offering a base averaging between 10-20 inches on 3 runs serviced by 2 lifts. For opening day, Brighton Resort will offer “Top to Bottom” skiing & snowboarding from the Majestic and Explorer lifts. Operating with limited terrain the following runs will be open & groomed: Explorer, Hawkeye Access and Shoulder to Lower Majestic. (Snake Creek Express will be ready to ride Wednesday morning.) A limited terrain ticket rate is available at $45 for ages 11 and up. Kids 10 and under ski free with paying adult. Brighton Resort will also limit the amount of tickets being sold to avoid over crowding the slopes.

Ticket windows open at 8:30 a.m. For more information, call 801.532.4731, or the Snow Report Hotline choose 801.532.4732 ext. #2 or visit:

 About Brighton Resort

Brighton Resort, Top rated by Transworld Snowboarding and Ski Magazine in the categories of Snow, Accessibility, Value, and Terrain Parks is one of Utah’s most accessible resorts offering frequent public bus transportation from many points in downtown Salt Lake City and park & ride lots around the valley. Located at the highest point of Big Cottonwood Canyon, Brighton Resort averages over 500” of snow annually with over 1050 acres and 1,875 vertical feet of ski-able terrain.  Brighton is Utah’s only resort that can boast 100% of its terrain is accessible by high-speed quads making for less traversing and more skiing. With 22 runs on over 200 lighted acres, Brighton Resort offers the most night skiing terrain in Utah. Visit Brighton Resort and find out why families come back year after year for the best conditions and terrain for all ages and skill levels.