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
  • Beginner
  • 2.6
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced/Expert
  • 4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.1
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • Aprés Ski
  • 1.8
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.9
  • 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...

  • 3.3

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  • 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...

  • p_nut ( 3rd November 2008)

    A-Basin is a stripped-down, basic resort with some really fun, challenging runs. This is skiing at its most pure: some lifts, a hefty vertical, and all th...

  • joe castelli ( 1st September 2008)

    We made a spur of the moment trip to Arapahoe Basin as an end of school year surprise for my kids. We weren't sure if there would actually be snow or not, ...

  • anonymous_user ( 5th May 2008)

    Just a correction to an earlier post about A-Basin being part of Vail Resorts - it is not. A-Basin and Vail Resorts have a ticket/pass sharing arrangement ...

  • anonymous_user ( 5th April 2008)

    A-Baisin is spectacular....a hidden gem. Hope we can keep it that way. ...

  • Nick (19th March 2008)

    Finally tried A-basin March 16th after having it recommended to me by multiple people. I had a great time....prices are reasonable and the riding tends to b...

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