User-Generated Reviews for Arapahoe Basin Ski Area

Browse our collection of user-generated reviews of Arapahoe Basin Ski Area to better plan your ski trip. Arapahoe Basin Ski Area reviews are sorted by Overall Rating, Downhill Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly.

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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  • 3

    Arapahoe Basin Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 23rd April 2007

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    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 ... Full review

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  • 3

    Lots of Terrain, Not Much for Snowboarders

    by Dedmond - 9th January 2011

    Pros: Large Variety of terrain, lots of moguls - if you're into that

    Cons: Flat areas on beginner terrain, lack of good tree skiing

    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... Full review

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  • 3

    Not bad but no cigar.

    by moskiingnow - 17th March 2009

    Pros: Nice on the weekends early, most people go to the big resorts.

    Cons: After you've been there a few times it gets a little boring.

    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 ... Full review

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  • 3

    Arapahoe Basin Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 14th November 2006

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    Good value for the price of the ticket but overall not a great resort. Offers fantastic backcountry just out of bounds however.... Full review

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  • 3

    Arapahoe Basin Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 30th December 2007

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    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... Full review

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  • 3

    Challenging terrain, smaller but closer to Denver

    by MarkGerardy - 30th August 2011

    Pros: Some legendary terrain, parties and fun, opens early

    Cons: Smaller resort, few amenities, regular mountain is bland

    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... Full review

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