Wasatch Mountain Lodge Wedding Info and Costs

October 31, 2019

About Wasatch Mountain Club Lodge

The Wasatch Mountain Club Lodge is a National Historic Site founded in 1929 in Brighton, UT. The lodge offers a rustic and charming ambiance for couples that are looking to say their “I do’s” in a stunning mountain destination. 100% of the rental fee for the venue goes towards preservation and maintenance of this historic site.


The Wasatch Mountain Club Lodge is located near Brighton Resort in Big Cottonwood Canyon, about a 40-minute drive from Salt Lake City International Airport.

Nearby Attractions

Brighton Resort’s Mt. Majestic Crest Express Chairlift is 500 feet from the front door of the Wasatch Mountain Club Lodge, offering a unique ski-in-ski-out option to the venue. During the summer season guests can enjoy access to scenic chairlift rides, hiking, and mountain biking.


Wedding Costs


Base fee for venue varies based on season. Average cost is $650 to reserve the venue for one night.


Wedding Information

The Wasatch Mountain Club Lodge is perfect for the DIY couple. The venue comes with the rustic mountain ambiance as well as folding banquet tables and folding chairs for about 85 people. The remainder of the décor is up to you!

Sites and Capacities:

The Main Hall accommodates up to 100 guests.

Weddings per Day

The Wasatch Mountain Club Lodge is a private venue and will host a maximum of one wedding per day

Time and Noise Restrictions

Please be courteous to neighboring properties and conclude all events by 10PM.


The Wasatch Mountain Club Lodge is wheelchair accessible in the summer. In the winter, there is no snow removal on the road to the venue which may be difficult for guests with mobility challenges. 

Pet Policy

Pets are not allowed in Big Cottonwood Canyon as it is a protected watershed area.


Wedding Catering and Lodging

Catering Options

The Wasatch Mountain Club Lodge does not offer catering services. Couples are welcome to arrange catering through a vendor of their choice.

Lodging (On-site or Nearby)

The venue offers sleeping capacities for 20 guests in the upstairs dormitory area, men’s and women’s restroom facilities, and a full kitchen available for guest use. There are 16 camping mattresses available, however guests will need to bring their own bedding and pillows.

Other nearby lodging is available for reservation at Brighton or Solitude Resorts. Guests can also utilize VRBO or AirBnB for vacation rentals in the area.

In-house Wedding Planner and Day-of Coordinator

If desired, couples are encouraged to hire an outside wedding planner to arrange details. There is no in-house or day-of wedding coordinator.


Contact Info

Please reach out to Wasatch Mountain Club Lodge with any additional questions or to book your wedding!

Wedding Contact


Physical Address

8465 S Mary Lake Ln

Brighton, UT 84121


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