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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

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:

A Basin is a throwback. Like Loveland on the other side of the pass, it is a smaller, less expensive alternative to the "Stay and Play" resorts further up I...

  • 3.4

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  • anonymous_user (12th January 2008)

    That's cool if folks want to complain about what the Basin is not. All the more fun and elbow room for us who love it. If you want the Breck or Vail experie...

  • anonymous_user (11th December 2007)

    I spent last Saturday riding A Basin after spending the previous day riding at Breckenridge. NO comparison. The friendly staff, inexpensive lift tickets, ...

  • highvoltage-guy ( 4th December 2007)

    I've been skiing Colo. areas from Wolf Creek to Steamboat Springs all my life, and I'll always call A-Basin the best all around skiing. Here's why. 47 degre...

  • anonymous_user (28th November 2007)

    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...

  • NoNewMusic (15th November 2007)

    A-Basin is no BS. Just ski/ride. If you're in the Denver area, it's a short jaunt over Loveland pass for quick steep runs without the mess of a resort. S...

  • anonymous_user ( 9th October 2007)

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

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