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

Helpful Highlights:

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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  • Catherine D ( 2nd February 2009)

    Went in the end of January and were able to get some discount tickets online. The lifts were a little slow, but loved the short lift lines. It hadn't snow...

  • paulhe (19th January 2009)

    My last time at A-Basin was actually in January of 1987, not 2005, the web site wouldn't let me go back that far. I'm in total agreement with the reviewer ...

  • Wes (18th January 2009)

    I only skied at A-Basin four days but was able to experience most of the mountain. Skiing with a local helps. If you like fast steep alpine groomers you wil...

  • Wes (18th January 2009)

    I only skied at A-Basin four days but was able to experience most of the mountain. Skiing with a local helps. If you like fast steep alpine groomers you wil...

  • Daniel M. (23rd December 2008)

    You could have better chances hitting the bigger areas. True little crowds were something to be happy about, but when Zuma bowl is closed and many runs hav...

  • Wes ( 9th November 2008)

    The Basin is a legend that doesn't require all the bells and whistles of gondolas, and fancy lodges. If you ski this mountain, chances are that you are the...

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