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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
  • 3.2
  • Expert
  • 2.7
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.7
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.3
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.4
  • Overall Value
  • 3.9

107 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (60)
  • 56
  • 4 Star Reviews (36)
  • 33
  • 3 Star Reviews (8)
  • 7
  • 2 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0
  • 1 Star Reviews (3)
  • 2

Helpful Highlights:

when you pull into the parking lot you are greeted by a mountain than can look daunting at first glance. across from the lot you can look up and see the "Pr...

  • 3.4

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  • irghouse (25th October 2014)

    awesome time...

  • kathryn meier (16th January 2014)

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  • Powder days (19th February 2013)

    I have season passes to a basin and it is my favorite ski area to ski so far. The backside is amazing with great cornice runs and tree runs on the back........

  • 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...

  • 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...

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