Arapahoe Basin

  • Arapahoe Basin

    CO, USA

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  • New Snow

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  • Trails open


    Lifts open


    Base Depth

    75" - 75"

Weather Forecast

Today Arapahoe Basin Partly Cloudy 22° 42°
Tomorrow Arapahoe Basin Mostly Sunny 25° 48°
Friday Arapahoe Basin Thunderstorms 29° 50°
Saturday Arapahoe Basin Thunderstorms 31° 48°
Sunday Arapahoe Basin Snow Showers 26° 41°

Rental Equipment

Rental EquipmentAvailableFor ChildrenFor Adults
Alpine Yes Yes Yes
SnowBoard Yes Yes Yes
Telemark Yes No Yes
SnowSkates No No No


First Timer LessonGeneral LessonReservations NeededPhone #
Child Learn to Ski Yes Yes Yes 888-ARAPAHOE
Child Learn to SnowBoard Yes Yes Yes 888-ARAPAHOE
Where to go for Child First Timer Snow Sports Building
Adult Learn to Ski Yes Yes Yes 888-ARAPAHOE
Adult Learn to SnowBoard Yes Yes Yes 888-ARAPAHOE
Where to go for Adult First Timer Snow Sports Building


Weekday hours 9a - 4p 9a - 4p 9a - 4p 9a - 4p 9a - 4p
Weekend/Holiday Hours 8:30a - 4p 8:30 a - 4p
1/2 day/night ticket hours Noon Noon Noon Noon Noon Noon Noon
Night Hours

Mountain Stats

  • Top Elev:13050 ft/3978 m
  • Vertical Drop:2270 ft/692 m
  • Total Trails:109
  • Skiable Acres:960
  • Base Elev:10780 ft/3286 m
  • Lift Capacity:10,700
  • Skiable Miles:0
  • Night Skiing Trails:0
  • Gondola: 0
  • Six Pack:0
  • Quads:Detachable 1
  • Quads:Fixed 1
  • Triples:1
  • Doubles:3
  • Surface Lifts: 0
  • Others:Magic Carpet 2


  • % of Acres --- % of Trails10    ---     10
  • % of Acres --- % of Trails30    ---     30
  • % of Acres --- % of Trails37    ---    37
  • % of Acres --- % of Trails23     ---     23

Todays Inside Scoop


There’s still snow on the slopes, but it’s almost bikini season at Arapahoe Basin! Save the date – Saturday, May 21 – and be a part of Colorado’s Largest Swimwear Parade on Skis! Enjoy free live music from The Railsplitters, festival food and a good time skiing or snowboarding in your swimwear. Learn more about all of our events at


Looking for late-season deals on A-Basin logowear and accessories? Now’s the time to stop in to Arapahoe Sports, located on the first floor of the A-Frame at Arapahoe Basin. Take 40% off all helmets, 20-30% off all beanies and up to 50% on select clothing including outerwear! Say hi to Carl the Beaver and all the friendly faces in Arapahoe Sports.

Transform your skills and explore the mountain any day through closing with our Value Season Private lessons. A-Basin’s Value Season Private lessons are good for up to four people, skiers, snowboarders or telemarkers, for one low price. Customize your day with several time options, too. Learn more about our value season private lessons at