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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.
  • 3.4

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
  • 3.5
  • Intermediate
  • 3.3
  • Expert
  • 2.7
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.7
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.3
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.4
  • Overall Value
  • 3.9

103 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (59)
  • 57
  • 4 Star Reviews (35)
  • 33
  • 3 Star Reviews (8)
  • 7
  • 2 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0
  • 1 Star Reviews (1)
  • 0

Helpful Highlights:

Steep mountain with plenty to choose from. Great vibe everywhere you go, from the ticket office to the lifts to the restaurants/bars. Everyone is always hap...

  • 3.4

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  • 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...

  • Richard (18th November 2009)

    Thursday, November 12th, was the first time I ever skied A Basin. There were only two runs open. But I freakin' loved it. You want to know why? Because it's...

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