Beartrap Lodge is a premier Utah vacation home nestled in the woods of Big Cottonwood Canyon just 1.5 miles from Solitude Mountain Resort and 3 miles from Brighton Ski Resort. This beautiful 5,500 square ft. cabin is ideal for weddings, family reunions, corporate retreats, ski vacation lodging, and summer getaways. ALL amenities are provided from the giant 72″ TV, to the gourmet kitchen, to the 12 queen sleigh beds, there is no end to the details that make “Beartrap Lodge” a true mountain experience. For more information please contact Tara Knopp at – 801-231-1243. All wheel drive or 4X4 recommended during the winter months.

Amenities include the following:

  • Pool Table & Ping Pong Table
  • Private Outdoor Hot Tub
  • 72″ Huge screen TV, VCR, DVD, Satellite TV System
  • Large Living room and dining room with NEW hardwood floors
  • 30 Foot Ceilings
  • New Deck & picnic tables
  • 2 Large Family Rooms
  • 2 Gourmet Kitchens
  • 2 Wood burning Fireplaces, 1 Gas Fireplace
  • 12 Queen Sleigh Beds
  • 6 Leather Couches
  • Great hiking trails


Dan and Tara Knopp Owners Bear Trap Lodge Brighton Utah

Dan and Tara Knopp are the owners of Bear Trap Lodge and have been locals of Big Cottonwood Canyon for over 20 years!! They both love the outdoors and skiing. Bear Trap is located in the Wasatch National Forest surrounded by the best hiking, biking, and skiing in Utah. We think you, our guests, will enjoy it as much as we do!