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Brian Head Resort

329 South Highway 143, Brian Head, UT 84719
+1 435-677-2035
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New favorite place

We came here 12/2016 for our first trip, as an anniversary/Christmas trip. We were worried that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KateLugo
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Peoria, Arizona
Best skiing close to Las Vegas, family atmosphere

I have been coming here for several years with young children (now 7 and 4). I would avoid the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brian C
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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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.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“ski resort” (31 reviews)
“giant steps” (22 reviews)
“lift tickets” (18 reviews)
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329 South Highway 143, Brian Head, UT 84719
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+1 435-677-2035
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"ski resort"
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"giant steps"
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"lift tickets"
in 18 reviews
"great snow"
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"chair lift"
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"ski lift"
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"within driving distance"
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"short lines"
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"kids camp"
in 5 reviews
"cedar city"
in 13 reviews
"fresh powder"
in 6 reviews
"great runs"
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"winter wonderland"
in 3 reviews
"great resort"
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"high altitude"
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"magic carpet"
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"park city"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here 12/2016 for our first trip, as an anniversary/Christmas trip. We were worried that Utah would be a weird state for alcohol so we brought our own for 10 days (haha) but Brian Head is a pretty cool town! Lots of good food...More

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Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kate: Thank you for your great review! We too think Brian Head is a pretty cool place. As you mentioned, the views are nothing short of spectacular. From the dark green Alpine forests to the snow-capped red-rock vistas of the valley below, we believe we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been coming here for several years with young children (now 7 and 4). I would avoid the kids camp - its really more like day care. But the private lessons are excellent, and the mountain is the best you can get within a...More

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Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your nice review Brian! It's always nice to hear from our long-time visitors. Yes, our Kids Camp learning program can sometimes feel more like day care, particularly for our youngest visitors. Our goal for the little ones is to introduce them to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming to Brian Head for years and the park is just getting better. The high speed quad is awesome and the events that they host in summer is great. The lift prices, lessons, and rentals are affordable. The snow and runs are...More

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Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review! We're happy that you were able to join us to ring in the New Year. New Years is always a great time at Brian Head Resort. We love to hear from our long-time customers who notice and appreciate all of the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for my first trip January 2018. Every employee was super nice and helpful. Great variety of runs to entertain every level of ability. Just park at one of the lodges and let the free shuttle take you between the two mountains! I definitely plan...More

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Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your nice review! We too believe that our employees are what set us apart from the other resorts, and what we believe make Brian Head Resort one of the top Family Friendly resorts in the ski industry. Thank you for also mentioning...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

What a great couple of days of skiing with the family. Two skiing areas offering something for all skill levels. We started at Navajo, which is the smaller easier area. It was MLK Day, but the resort was not crowded. Almost no wait for the...More

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Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! Between our Navajo and Giant Steps mountains, we really do offer a great variety of terrain for all ability levels. Thank you for mentioning our excellently maintained runs and lifts. Our grooming and lift maintenance crew are the best in...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I discovered BrianHead in 2012...what a discovery that was! 😲 The skiing was great, the people are great. I love skiing over the ski bridge from Navajo to Giant Steps. There are so many Cool activities that are available within a stones throw. My wife...More

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Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Great Review. Thank you! I couldn't have said it better myself. We believe we are very unique and unlike any ski resort in the country. Not only do we offer some of the best family-friendly skiing available anywhere, we are also surrounded by some of...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Very easy to attend ski/snowboard classes. Instructors very good, my son learned a lot the 2 snowboarding lessons he took in December 2017. Organized very well, clean, good food , lost of good practices.More

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Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thanks for your review! We're happy you enjoyed your visit with us, and that your son is learning the fantastic sport of snowboarding. We believe we have one of the best learn to ski and snowboard programs in the industry, and our staff of professional...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Much cheaper compare to Tahoe resorts and friendly staff. Has man made snow and rental is easy onsite. Only used the slopes for beginners as there wasn't much snow while we were there.More

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Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you for your kind review! Yes, we believe that we are one of the best values in the industry. "Family Friendly and Affordable" has and will continue to be our motto. We strive to provide the best possible service to each and every one...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

My family and I (10 people in total) decided we were going to start a new tradition where we would go to Brian Head Resort each year over New Years. It was a very fun experience but next year we won't be returning to Brian...More

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Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you for your review Chris. Yes, this season so far has been a challenging snow year for most all ski resorts located in the West. We are hopeful that this will change soon! Unfortunately, even though when a ski resort is not in full...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

The resort and skiing options are enough to keep you entertained for several days. Enough dining options on the hill but this is not a town, it is a ski destination with some dining, bar and shopping options. Come for the skiing, not the shopping....More

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Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

Thank you for your nice review! We're excited to hear that you made the trip from Salt Lake City to visit us. Many of our guests from up North are surprised to learn that we are only a few short hours away, and that the...More

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James00752015
10 January 2018|
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Response from Burke W | Property representative |
As the others have so aptly answered, Cedar Breaks, Bryce Canyon, and Zion National Park are all easy drives from Brian Head. We received nearly 10 inches of snow this week, and our skiing/snowboarding conditions are now... More
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YakAttack86
2 January 2018|
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Response from Burke W | Property representative |
G'day. Thanks for your question. We're excited that you are going to spend some time with us! Unfortunately, there is not daily public transportation that runs between Brian Head and Cedar City. There is, however, free... More
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yumelam
23 August 2017|
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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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