Family-friendly Brighton Ski Resort has an average annual snow fall at 439 inches, total snow score with preservation at 87.9%.
Brighton Ski Resort is located at the top of Big Cottonwood Canyon, only 35 minutes from downtown Salt Lake City. The resort is ideal place for family ski vacations because of the great varieties of terrain and the consistent snow fall and good snow preservation. Skiers and snow boarders have unlimited access to some of the best backcountry in Utah. With an open boundary policy, lifts provide this unique opportunity to alpine enthusiasts throughout two mountains. The resort is also home to an acclaimed ski and snowboard school with group and private lessons for every ability level. It also offers night skiing and hosting service for other activities with excellent options for lodging and dining.