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Brian Head Resort

329 South Highway 143, Brian Head, UT 84719
+1 866-930-1010
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GREAT place to Ski!

Brian Head, UT is a fantastic place to ski - the weather was great (a little cold and windy on one... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2017
dknable2017
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Irvine, California
Ridiculous

So, I just took my family to Brian Head today, and we forgot our kids ski passes so we had to pay... read more

Reviewed February 20, 2017
Matt A
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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.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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329 South Highway 143, Brian Head, UT 84719
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Reviewed February 21, 2017

Brian Head, UT is a fantastic place to ski - the weather was great (a little cold and windy on one day), almost non-existent wait lines and affordable. This beats going to Mammoth or Tahoe ANY day! Well worth the drive!More

1  Thank dknable2017
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2017

Thank you for your nice review! Many of our customers from Southern California are surprised to learn that the drive time to Brian Head is not much different than the drive time to Mammoth or the other California resorts. And as you mentioned, we are...More

Reviewed February 20, 2017

So, I just took my family to Brian Head today, and we forgot our kids ski passes so we had to pay the additional money for them to ski. we tried to show pictures of the pass but when we spoke to the ticketing manager(s)...More

Thank Matt A
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2017

Thank you for your review Matt. I'm very sorry to hear about the difficulties you had with your kids' passes. I'm confused about the type of passes you were having problems with, and welcome your call anytime to discuss this situation further. Sincerely, Burke Wilkerson...More

Reviewed February 20, 2017

Came here for a short 4 day ski trip but unfortunately, it was the warmest winter (early feb) and people were even skiing without gloves. There was no snow so I can't comment on how good the snow was. It was very easy to get...More

Thank kimchixo
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2017

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your patronage. I'm a bit confused by your statement that "There was no snow...". Similar to most resorts in the West, we have received abundant snowfall this season (beginning in mid-December), and skiing conditions this season have been...More

Reviewed February 19, 2017

Best place to take your family to learn or practice Skiing and Snowboarding. We have been coming for two years and our experience has been consistent.More

Thank Donald F
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2017

Thank you for your review Donald. We too believe that there is no better place to learn to ski or snowboard. We have an entire mountain (Navajo) dedicated to newcomers and beginners, and our professional staff of Instructors are passionate about teaching the wonderful lifetime...More

Reviewed February 16, 2017

We were in Brian Head for 2 days of skiing in January 2017. The weather and the temperature were perfect. Not too cold. We were there during the week. Prices seemed good during the weekdays. One day of lift ticket plus equipment rental averages about...More

Thank ihuang1
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2017

Thank you for your review. Even though we've had abundant snowfall this season, the weather in January was very nice and made for terrific skiing and boarding conditions. The snowfall has continued in February, and has set us up for epic spring skiing. Thank you...More

Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful ski weekend. Plenty of runs for all ability levels and very few lift lines. The lodges could be a bit nicer, but otherwise it was perfect!More

Thank TessMoos
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2017

Thanks for your nice review. We truly do have terrain suited for all ability levels, which we believe makes us one of the most family-friendly ski resorts in the industry. And as you mentioned, you rarely have to wait in line for a lift chair....More

Reviewed February 6, 2017

My husband and I spent a week in Vegas even though we don't gamble. We found a ton of things to do within driving distance while there. We planned to ski closer to Vegas but after reading some reviews... we decided to drive up to...More

Thank lmc8788
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2017

Thank you for your review. Combining the "Entertainment Capital of the World" with the "Greatest Snow on Earth" always makes a wonderful winter vacation getaway. We're only an easy three-hour drive from Las Vegas, making us the closest resort to that famous Utah powder. This...More

Reviewed February 4, 2017

Something for everyone! We went in August and hiked the trails, zip lined, road horses! Íts an amazing place! Peaple are friendly, there are shops on site for groceries, alcohol ect! A little ways down the mountain we met cowboy Mike and spent a night...More

Thank Lydia A
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2017

Thanks for your review Lydia! Yes, Brian Head is not just for winter. The summers are pretty spectacular as well! With all the things you mentioned, as well as the multitude of surrounding nearby national parks and monuments (Bryce, Zion, and Cedar Breaks), there is...More

Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

Spent a day here and had such a great time! It's a relatively small ski resort, but it is just perfect for a beginner like myself. We went on a Thursday and there were no queues to get on any of the lifts. All the...More

Thank Lisaisonholidays
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2017

Thank you for your review. We're excited to hear that you had a great time with us! Yes, we're not the biggest resort, but that's what we believe separates us from the pack. We're large enough to offer a wide variety of terrain for all...More

Reviewed February 1, 2017

Had a great day here. Day trip from Vegas, 3 hours each way. Snow cover was excellent, no wind, bluebird day. Never had to wait for a lift. Lifties were friendly. Parked right at the base of the chair lift. Hired my equipment from Brian...More

Thank MumDadAnd3Kids
Burke W, General Manager at Brian Head Resort, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2017

Thanks for your review. We're happy that you enjoyed your visit. Las Vegas is truly an easy day trip from Las Vegas. Just three short hours, and all but 14 miles of the trip is on Interstate 15. As you noted, our snow cover this...More

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yumelam
August 22, 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
July 12, 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
June 18, 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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