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:

So many good things to say. This place is an old school ski area. It has a down home, laid back vibe. There are no pretentious people. The staff is great. T...

  • 3.9

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  • David (11th November 2011)

    Awesome experience for May. 90 inch base well into May. Montezuma Bowl is unreal. Huge and good variety of terrain & trails. More of a "no frills" kind ...

  • Kevin Kickham ( 8th November 2011)

    A-Basin is a sweet mountain. With that said, it is not at all a beginner mountain. Beginners stay away!! Intermediates, you will love it, thrill seekers ...

  • Clay King (15th September 2011)

    A-Basin is not a resort. It is what you would call a "day area," with no lodging or village at the base. It is a throwback ski mountain, and it is all abo...

  • Mark Gerardy (30th August 2011)

    Arapahoe Basin is a non-glitzy, regular old place that is still a major player in terms of resort visibility and amount of terrain, but more reserved and wi...

  • Tremblay (25th February 2011)

    High in altitude, we find a very good quality of snow. We've been there for one day and found prices very affordable for a mountain this quality. At the t...

  • beachbumltj (21st February 2011)

    A-Basin is definitely a place best-suited for the advanced skier/rider. You're not going to get all the bells and whistles of the major resorts (and their a...

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