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.
  • 3.3
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  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.1
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • Aprés Ski
  • 1.7
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.9
  • Overall Value

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Like the title says, it's a true skier's mountain. A Basin is right on the divide, so the weather is often windy and snowy. The terrain on any of the uppe...

  • 3.3

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  • Dave O (15th March 2010)

    I was in Denver for a work meeting--I live on the East Coast. I decided to give one of the ski resorts a try. It was late April and only A-basin and Lovelan...

  • humanmap (13th February 2010)

    It's not as big as other nearby resorts, but it has plenty of great and varied terrain if you're up for a challenge, much of it above the tree line, as well...

  • Ben ( 8th January 2010)

    This hill really is an oxymoron. It's extremely laid back. It's a small giant. It's both fast and slow. Steep, fast runs, and slow lifts. Extreme terrain...

  • DubbelSac ( 5th December 2009)

    Drove cross country from New England. I don't know why I liked this place so much. Maybe it was because everyone was laid back and having a good time. Ma...

  • snowboarderboi (29th November 2009)

    Just went there on saturday nov 27 after a 2 days drive from Canada. I was there for 1/2 day and even if there was not enough snow it was a great first day...

  • Richard (18th November 2009)

    Two days later I skied A Basin. And it's still opening weekend. This time, we have 5" of fresh stuff on top of the man-made, and this made the bottom hal...

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