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Address: U.S. Highway 6, Keystone, CO 80435
Phone Number: 970-468-0718
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Activities: Skiing, Snowboarding
Description: Popular ski area boasts a long ski season, from November to June, and...
Popular ski area boasts a long ski season, from November to June, and offers the highest skiable terrain on the North American continent.
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Great history and solid ski terrainb

Best locals spot and cool bar, good food expert ski terrrrain and long runs, ghreat parking right up front too!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Best locals spot and cool bar, good food expert ski terrrrain and long runs, ghreat parking right up front too!

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garland, tx
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

Every year on April Fools day the crowds swarm A-Basin skiing. snowboarding and just having loads of fun dressed in retro ski outfits n other crazy garb. Every other day of the season A-Basin is simply great skiing with lots of above timberline terrain and steeps. Park free near the base lifts. Pack your lunch to eat at the base... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

A-Basin is always the favorite place to ski. The landscape is breathtaking. I like the local feel to the resort. You can bring your microwavables and heat up your lunch in the free microwave.

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Keystone,Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Ski where the locals ski! No extras, but great skiing! At over 11K it will take your breathe away. Great ski school for small kids. The classes are small and the individual attention is what my kids needed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

One of the best vacations we have ever taken! Staffers are extremely helpful and friendly at A-Basin and the ski lessons were a tremendous help. Our family of four had a great ski vacation and it was our first time seeing snow!

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Armonk, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I haven't skied A-Basin for about 20 years, but still as much fun. This is much more of a classic mountain with the focus on the skiing. The view can't be beat (the altitude is intimidating) with the front side just a whole bunch of fun and the back very challenging. Not much powder due to snow fall, but still... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Do you have a happy place? Mine used to be the beaches of Maui - that helped me get through the birth of my child. Now it's A-Basin. Recalling the euphoria of riding the powder through the Montezuma Bowl helps me get through any pain or challenges of life. A-Basin stands out as the best place I've ever snowboarded because... More 

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Prairie Village, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We go to Colorado every year, and this is the first time we have gone through Loveland Pass, do this, you won't regret it. These are the best views around, and you can walk very high along the ridge, don't miss the opportunity to see the sights and take your camera and walk up as far as you can. You... More 

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Natchitoches, Louisiana
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This has to be Colorado's Best Kept Secret! A-Basin Ski School was amazing! I highly recommend it. We went for Easter 2015 (but I hear you can ski well into the summer because there's always snow as high up as A-Basin is). The Ski School is definitely the best and it lived up to all the reviews I've read. My... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

It is always a great day when you can ski in May!!! We were there May 9th. It had been raining so much in the springs we thought lets go hit the slopes. We had a good 6 hours of sunshine. Enjoyed the powder!!!

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