Downhill skiing and snowboarding on hills with a 250-foot vertical drop or a bunny hill. There are five chairlifts, five tow ropes, and two surface lifts. Equipment rentals and lessons help beginners get started.
Since 1960, Mt. Brighton Ski Area in Southeast Michigan has been one of the legendary family winter destinations on the Midwest snow sports scene. Skiers and riders from Detroit, Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Northwest Ohio can easily access 25 trails covering 130 acres. Mt. Brighton offers modern urban architectural design, a new restaurant and bar, a quick-service restaurant, and a new Children’s Ski & Ride School Center. Having converted thousands of first-timers into lifelong skiers and riders, and now with the opportunity to take that passion to Vail Resorts’ iconic western mountains, Mt. Brighton is truly the place where Epic begins. Seasonal hours vary, call or visit their website.
Ore Creek Mountain Grill is a casual dining culinary experience.
The menu boasts American contemporary cuisine, made from scratch with locally sourced products. Ore Creek has a fully stocked bar, great wine selections, and a draft beer lineup featuring Michigan micro-brews.
Ore Creek overlooks the mountain in the winter and the ninth green in the summer, with a large patio for outdoor seating.