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
  • Intermediate
  • Expert
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.1
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • Aprés Ski
  • 1.7
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.9
  • Overall Value

Helpful Highlights:

Like the title says, it's a true skier's mountain. A Basin is right on the divide, so the weather is often windy and snowy. The terrain on any of the uppe...

  • 3.3

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  • Mark Gerardy (30th August 2011)

    Arapahoe Basin is a non-glitzy, regular old place that is still a major player in terms of resort visibility and amount of terrain, but more reserved and wi...

  • Dedmond ( 9th January 2011)

    I found A-basin generally disappointing. I'm and intermediate/advanced snowboarder and I found several issues. 1. It seemed like any terrain over 30 degr...

  • JakeS513 ( 7th September 2009)

    A Basin is a great spot for a quick change in scenery. More than a couple days a season will begin to be monotonous and bland. Tiny compared to the Mega-res...

  • RICK STEPHENS (17th March 2009)

    Not a big resort folks. Just a one day ski area, but not bad. If you like moguls the right side of the mtn is covered. No nastar course but the terrain ...

  • anonymous_user (30th December 2007)

    we've skiid ABasin 6 times so far this season. Most runs are good, but several have multiple rocks and should not be open IMHO. For example, the bottom tw...

  • anonymous_user (23rd April 2007)

    I can understand the gripes about A-basin being afflicted by hippie-dom. That would be a real turn-off for the conservative types. Dog crap is not pretty ...

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