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.

Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 56%
  • Beginner
  • 12%
  • Families
  • 26%
  • Intermediate
  • 49%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 34%
  • Advanced
  • 56%

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  • 5

    Arapahoe Basin Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 9th October 2007

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    Dude who gave the terrain a 1.. Go skier's left off Pali, to the Alley's L8... Full review

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  • 5

    Arapahoe Basin Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 28th November 2007

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    A-Basin is a great resort. As part of my Colorado Pass, I have unlimited use here through out the season. I was snowboarding in mid October! Waiting in l... Full review

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  • 5

    Arapahoe Basin Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 5th April 2008

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

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  • 5

    Bring your 'A-game' to A-basin!

    by Linz - 5th February 2012

    Pros: Steeps, varied terrain, accessible runs, great locals, grooming

    Cons: none

    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... Full review

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  • 5

    An oxymoron of a hill

    by bjarvis - 8th January 2010

    Pros: Steep, steep, steep, laid back, well laid out

    Cons: Kind of small

    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... Full review

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  • 5

    Best Small Ski Area

    by misplacedTexan - 15th September 2011

    Pros: SNOW, breathtaking views, Montezuma Bowl, close parking

    Cons: Slow lifts

    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... Full review

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