Brian Head Resort Kicks Off Summer with Lift-Served Mountain Biking


Brian Head Resort announces 2024 summer operations and event calendar

BRIAN HEAD, Utah (June 13, 2024) — Brian Head Resort, Southern Utah’s premier mountain resort, is excited to welcome summer with lift-served mountain biking and scenic chairlift rides starting on Friday, June 14.

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Throughout the summer, Brian Head Resort offers mountain bike and trail races, scenic chairlift rides, family friendly activities, live music, outdoor events, and free drive-in movies. Brian Head Resort is one of Utah’s most family-friendly and affordable mountain resorts. When purchasing advance tickets online, biking and activity passes begin at $19 on select dates, while children ages 12 and younger enjoy free lift-served mountain biking all year.

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The high-speed Giant Steps Express Lift (Lift 2) will operate from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm every Friday through Sunday until September 29, with extended days including July 4, 11, 24, and 25.

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Mountain Bike Park

The Bike Park’s lift served, gravity-fed descents feature 19 interchangeable downhill bike trails, with options for families, experts, and everyone in between. Built in 2023, the new Grit n’ Gravy jumpline is designed and maintained in collaboration with Momentum Trail Concepts.

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Signature Bike Events

Brian Head Resort is the ideal summertime destination with pleasant temperatures and a full lineup of events, from live music and family entertainment to competitive cycling events.

  • Big Mountain Enduro – July 13 – 14. Brian Head Resort hosts the nationally renowned race series, where the best riders compete in a mix of backcountry and lift-accessed stages.
  • Brian Head Shredder Downhill Race – August 11. The Utah Gravity Series is back at Brian Head Resort, featuring America’s best gravity racing.
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Situated next to Cedar Breaks National Monument, Bryce National Park, and Zion National Park, Brian Head Resort is southern Utah’s base camp with a variety of family-friendly activities, lodging, bike rentals, retail shops, restaurants, and signature events. Visit to learn more.

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