Brighton is famous for its ski resort. It is located in the Canyon of Big Cottonwood. It is elevated at a height of about 1750 ft. from the ground level. The city is quite famous for its cliffs, chutes and bowls. The place attracts a large number of tourists and adventure sport lovers. Thee are also a number of public lands and forests in the area with attractive scenic beauty, and makes the place a destination spot. This makes tourism one of the important economic activities of the area.