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Mount Brighton

Mount Brighton Ski Resort Guide

Mount Brighton, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski.
Highest Lift3,200m10,499ft
Resort Height2,670m8,760ft
 Nearest AirportsDetroit Metro and MBS International
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Mount Brighton

Historic ski area, modernised and extended in the 1990s, offers $2 off tickets to skiers who 'carpool' in groups of five or more, night skiing to 9PM


The American ski resort of Mount Brighton is at an altitude of 2,670m8,760ft.

Mount Brighton has direct access to 64 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 2,670m8,760ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 3,200m10,499ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Mount Brighton?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Mount Brighton.

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Snow Forecast by day for Mount Brighton

Ski Area Stats

Mount Brighton Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Mount Brighton Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,200m10,499ft
Lowest Piste2,670m8,760ft
Resort Altitude (Mount Brighton)2,670m8,760ft
Max Vertical530m1,739ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Mount Brighton
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers


Rope tow on one halfpipe.

Location and Map

Where is Mount Brighton?

This ski resort is in Genoa Township, Livingston, United States.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Mount Brighton is Detroit Metro, 46 minutes drive away.

MBS International airport is also within three hours drive.

Detroit Metro is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 11,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Mount Brighton open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is mid November, and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Mount Brighton, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Mount Brighton Tourist Office for the latest.

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