User-Generated Reviews for Arapahoe Basin Ski Area

Browse our collection of user-generated reviews of Arapahoe Basin Ski Area to better plan your ski trip. Arapahoe Basin Ski Area reviews are sorted by Overall Rating, Downhill Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly.

Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 56%
  • Beginner
  • 12%
  • Families
  • 26%
  • Intermediate
  • 49%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 34%
  • Advanced
  • 56%

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Displaying 19 - 24 of 80 Resort Reviews

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  • 5

    I like it

    by Groovy - 28th October 2010

    Pros: Awesome crowd, fast runs

    Cons: not many at all

    This place is awesome for many reasons, the first being that it is always one of the first to open! This place is famous for the easy vibe and challenging t... Full review

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  • 5


    by Jack Frost - 29th May 2010

    Pros: Terrain & Staff

    Cons: Not one

    Skiied this resort for the first time in April and came to realize just what I have been missing. This is truly the way skiing should be. Friendly Staff wit... Full review

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  • 4

    A Colorado Classic

    by rhnam - 27th May 2010

    Pros: Long seasons, Steep

    Cons: Wind exposure, small

    I skied A-Basin in March and it was full on spring skiing. The East Wall was closed but you could tell there was lots of potential, steep! I imagine after a... Full review

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  • 4

    Spring Skiing

    by riseto - 8th May 2010

    Pros: Very good coverage

    Cons: None

    May 6th: Very good coverage with forecast of light snow. No lift lines unless there's a fresh powder dump. But that's ok!! Montezuma Bowl still open.... Full review

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  • 4

    A for A-Basin

    by timzheng - 26th March 2010

    Pros: good variety of terrain condensed into one central area; nice views

    Cons: small; not much to do in surrounding area

    Further down the road from Keystone, A-Basin features most types of terrain in a compact resort. The end result is a no frills, uncrowded, FUN, resort that ... Full review

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  • 4

    Old School Fun

    by drdevon - 17th March 2010

    Pros: Casual approach, long season, nice terrain, great new high lodge, great powder

    Cons: slow lifts, coooold mid season, no lodging slopeside

    A-Basin is a beautiful thing - the lodge is an old A-frame, the snow is good, and the crowd it attracts is seriously fun. Their new lodge up high serves gr... Full review

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