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Trip Ideas: Detroit, Michigan

Part of Vail Resorts’ Epic Pass, Mt. Brighton is the ideal place to ease off Motor City’s throttle.
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Trip Ideas: Detroit | Photo: Courtesy of Mt. Brighton

Mt. Brighton: 45 minutes; 48 miles / Part of Vail Resorts’ Epic Pass, Mt. Brighton is the ideal place to ease off Motor City’s throttle. Head for Chair 4 for Midwestern double diamonds.

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