Salt Lake City Journals

Slip Sliding Away

A January 2003 trip to Salt Lake City by nofences

Brighton Ski Resort Photo, Salt Lake City, Utah More Photos
Quote: Skiing/snowboarding trip to Salt Lake City, UT.

Slip Sliding Away


This was a real quick trip, down on Friday, back on Monday. It was well worth it though. The Canyons Ski Resort was beautiful and very large, too much to ski in one day. Brighton Ski Resort was nothing spectacular to look at, but the ski conditions were great and the selection of ski runs was excellent.

Quick Tips:

The best thing to remember is never buy your lift tickets at the mountain. You can save 15-25% by purchasing them at Gart's Sports or another local ski shop in Salt Lake City.

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Brighton Ski Resort

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Attraction | "The Canyons and Brighton"

Brighton Ski Resort Photo, Salt Lake City, Utah
We visit Salt Lake once a year on a ski trip and we are slowly but surely visiting all of the 15+ ski areas. Let me give you a huge tip for visiting ski areas in SLC. Don't buy your lift tickets at the mountain! Visit a nearby Gart's Sports or other local ski shop, you will save anywhere from 15-25% on your tickets. On this particular trip we went to The Canyons and Brighton on consecutive days. On Saturday, we started at The Canyons. This is a massive ski area with more than five mountain peaks to ski, unfortunately this was a poor year for snow, so not all the lifts were open, but I don't hold that against them. This is an interesting resort. You park at the bottom of the hill and ride the li...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on July 13, 2003

Brighton Ski Resort
Highway 190 Star Route
Salt Lake City, Utah 84121
(801) 532-4731