Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Arapahoe Basin Ski Area

Planning a ski trip to Arapahoe Basin Ski Area? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Arapahoe Basin Ski Area stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Arapahoe Basin Ski Area review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.
  • 3.9
  • Beginner
  • 2.6
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced/Expert
  • 4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.8
  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.3
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Overall Value
  • 3.8

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A basin is an unadulterated oasis in the skiing world. No lodging high rises and chain restaurants. Just skiing. Apres skiing is having a beer with a few l...

  • 3.9

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  • Evan O'Connell ( 9th February 2011)

    Great resort for the steep terain. Get up there on a blue bird day. No nightlife but one of the best apres scenes in the state! One of my favorites a true t...

  • Brian ( 3rd February 2011)

    Great steeps. Great semi-easy hikes. Probably has the best snow late in the season, sometimes still open in June. Amazing views at the top....

  • Dedmond ( 9th January 2011)

    I found A-basin generally disappointing. I'm and intermediate/advanced snowboarder and I found several issues. 1. It seemed like any terrain over 30 degr...

  • Richard (15th November 2010)

    A-Basin is one of the places we make sure we hit when in CO. It's got great terrain, good snow, and isn't an overly-commercialized resort like many of the o...

  • Betsy Peterson (15th November 2010)

    Great early season snow conditions at A-Basin! Practically NO lift lines during the week, and not overly crowded on weekend. 2 lifts open. Several runs, ...

  • Drew "Tuna" Bachman ( 1st November 2010)

    A-Basin is a great mountain for anyone with a little bit of ski or riding experience. It truly is a diamond in the rough, notable for its steep runs and lon...

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