Arapahoe Basin

Arapahoe Basin, known as "The Legend" to many Coloradans, has one of the longest ski seasons in North America, open from October to June. Enjoy the 360 degree view from the summit or lunch at Black Mountain Lodge all while skiing some of the best terrain in the world. With the addition of the Montezuma Bowl, there is twice the natural beauty to explore; more high-alpine groomed runs, bowls, chutes and glades, all serviced by our new quad chair lift. Experience the Legend.

Annual Snowfall: 350.0in / 889cm
Area: 960 acres
Base Elevation: 10780 ft / 3278 m
Summit Elevation: 13050 ft / 3968 m
Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Weekday
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Weekend
Season Dates: October 2015—June 2016
Address: P.O. Box 5808 28194 U.S. Highway 6 Dillon, CO, 80435
Main Phone Number : 888-ARAPAHOE (272-7246)
Lodging/Central Reservations : 800-248-1942
Closest Airport: Denver International Airport
Miles from Denver: 68

Best Known For

Arapahoe Basin has one of the longest seasons in North America with skiing and boarding from mid-October until early-June and occasionally into July.
Having the longest ski and snowboard season in Colorado – A-Basin generally keeps the lifts turning into June.
The famous A-Basin Bacon Bloody Mary in the 6th Alley Bar & Grill – we sell more than 10,000 a season.
The Pallavicini lift – an iconic fixed grip double chair that services some of the snowiest (and steepest) terrain at the mountain.
Uphill access during operating and non-operating hours. To learn more, click here.
Family-friendly, laid back atmosphere – free slope-side parking, one convenient base area and affordable Snowsports lessons for kids and adults.

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2015-16 season passes on sale now.

Featured Deal

Elevation 3 Pass on sale! No blackout dates!

Ski or ride any three days of Arapahoe Basin's long 2015-16 season with the Elevation 3 Pass. NO blackout dates - you can use your days whenever you want! Just $149 for adults (ages 15+) and $99 for children (ages 6-14). Always less expensive than the window or single-day tickets. Non-transferable, prices subject to change. Buy online or over the phone (888.272.7246).

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2015/16 Gems Card

The Gems Card provides one 2-for-1 lift tickets at each of the eight Gems resorts throughout the season. The Card is valid at Arapahoe Basin, Cooper, Eldora, Loveland, Monarch, Powderhorn, Ski Granby Ranch and Sunlight only. As a thank you to our snow-loving and powder-chasing community, we offer 25% off the Gems Card November 25 - December 1, a deal as sweet as extra whipped cream on your pumpkin pie. The Gems Card gets you a BOGO at eight Gems Resorts. Use promo code GOSKI and get as many Gems Cards as your heart desires.

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