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Brian Head Resort

329 South Highway 143, Brian Head, UT 84719
+1 866-930-1010
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Great summer hike

Great place to go to escape southern Utah heat. Ride the chair lift to the top and then hike three... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
391oliviac
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St. George, Utah
Hidden Gem

Not only do you get to take advantage of the dry Utah snow, but most people don't think to come... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
lgxthatsxme
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Lancaster, California
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Winter and summer resort offering downhill and cross-country skiing and snowmobiling in the winter, and mountain biking, hiking, and ATV riding during the summer months.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“ski resort” (31 reviews)
“lift tickets” (18 reviews)
“giant steps” (20 reviews)
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329 South Highway 143, Brian Head, UT 84719
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+1 866-930-1010
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to go to escape southern Utah heat. Ride the chair lift to the top and then hike three miles back down. They also have other activities in the summer. Only open on weekends during the summer though.

Thank 391oliviac
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Not only do you get to take advantage of the dry Utah snow, but most people don't think to come here when they think of snowboarding or skiing in Utah so it's not as crowded. Park City is great, but I love the smaller resort...More

1  Thank lgxthatsxme
Reviewed 16 July 2017

So many activities here year round. Do not follow Google maps to get here. Just drive into Brian Head and look for the biggest, most active place. Nice restrooms kept super clean. The Café has great pizza sold whole or by the slice, as well...More

Thank Joy M
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thanks for your review Joy! Yes, Summer is also a great time to visit Brian Head Resort. We have many activities for the whole family to enjoy in the cool, clean mountain air. We also have a number of fun events each summer including our...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

First of all this place is one of my favorite ski resort as a local from Las Vegas this is the closest I can get to snowboarding.. asides our local Mt Charleston Ski I rather prefer this place.. Prices are decent 75 bucks for a...More

Thank Mark C
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Mark: Thank you for your kind review. Yes, we are the closest Utah ski resort to Las Vegas and southern California. The drive from Las Vegas is just a short three hours, and we offer the best of that famous Utah powder. We too believe...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017

Most people think of Brian Head as the Best ski resort near Las Vegas, NV. What visitors may not know is that Brian Head makes the most of perfect summer temperatures to host a wonderful craft fair and kids activities. It usually rains at some...More

Thank drmack48
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thank you for your review. You are absolutely right! Brian Head Resort is also a fantastic place to visit during the summer months. When the temperatures exceed 110 degrees in Las Vegas and Southern Utah, we are typically enjoying the cool 70s. The fourth of...More

Reviewed 8 May 2017

I have gone skiing twice before at a different location and hated it! Too many people, not enough greens and blues, and it felt like work. I loved our 5 days skiing in Brian Head. We stayed on the Navajo side and as I mentioned...More

Thank Amychuck
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for your awesome review! Everything you noted is right on point, and what separates us from the larger, more expensive, and crowded resorts. We offer terrain suitable for all ability levels to enjoy. Our Navajo Mountain is dedicated to beginner skiers and snowboarders,...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017

My husband, 16 year old son and I had a great experience here! I had been skiing once prior and this was my husband and son's first time. I highly recommend the lessons - group lessons are a great deal and include your lift ticket...More

Thank jensmith23
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We're happy that you enjoyed your visit with us. With an entire mountain (Navajo) dedicated to beginners, and our outstanding Ski School programs, we believe we are the best and most affordable place to learn the wonderful, lifetime sports...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

My family recently visited Brian Head Resort during spring break. My son, twelve years old, is diagnosed with high functioning autism. He displays zero interest in sports or outdoor activities. My nine year old daughter was extremely anxious to ski during our visit. We decided...More

Thank LeAna R
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The kids had never skied before. They took the beginner lesson and the next day they were beating me down the mountain EVERY run. The resort has two lodges that are nicely kept. The restaurants are affordable as is a day of skiing with rentals...More

Thank Patricia S
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you for your review Patricia! We're excited to hear that your kids are doing well learning the wonderful lifetime sport of skiing. It's such a great way to spend time with family and friends. We offer one of the best learning programs available anywhere,...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

First visit to Brian head. 28cm of snow greeted us on our arrival and the place was like a winter wonderland. Not too crowded at this end of the ski season and no waiting on lifts. Great visit.More

Thank gertie55
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Thanks for your review! Yes, we have been blessed with some heavy snowstorms this past couple of weeks, and spring skiing conditions are as good as they've been in many years. We're open until April 16th this year, so there's still time to enjoy a...More

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yumelam
23 August 2017|
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Response from Burke W | Property representative |
Thanks for the great question. We are schedule to open for the 2017/2018 winter season on November 17th. We generally begin making snow around the first of November, so we plan on having at least a few runs open for... More
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RebeccaSaintGeorge
12 July 2017|
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Thank you for your questions. Our summer tubing is absolutely suitable for a 7 year-old. It is located at our Giant Steps Tubing Park, which is also used for our winter tubing. The Tubing Park has a magic carpet that... More
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817stephanie
19 June 2017|
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Thank you for your question. The Christmas holiday period (December 16th through January 1st) and Presidents' Day weekend (February 17th through February 19th) are typically our busiest times of the season. Spring break... More
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