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Arapahoe Basin Ski Area Resort Reviews

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.
  • 3.5

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.3
  • Intermediate
  • 3.4
  • Expert
  • 3.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.7
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.4
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.3
  • Overall Value
  • 4

101 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (58)
  • 57
  • 4 Star Reviews (34)
  • 33
  • 3 Star Reviews (8)
  • 7
  • 2 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0
  • 1 Star Reviews (1)
  • 0

Helpful Highlights:

Was told I was crazy for picking A Basin for lessons since it is so steep. I thought go big or go home. Took lessons, by lesson 3 was running Sundance witho...

  • 3.5

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  • Max ( 3rd March 2012)

    Great time at A-Basin. They need to make some more Express lifts. They also have minimal cell phone reception so you can't get hurt and not be in a group. B...

  • Lindsay Hamlin ( 5th February 2012)

    Just made my first visit to A-basin today and I can't wait to make plans to return. I am staying at Breckenridge for the week and made the trip to see what...

  • 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...

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