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Arapahoe Basin

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Address: U.S. Highway 6, Keystone, CO 80435
Phone Number: 970-468-0718
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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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We go go skiing in Colorado every year and every year we go to Arapaho. Arapaho Basin is great because there are less beginners to get in your way, and it is much less crowded... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 6, 2016
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Uvita, Costa Rica
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

We go go skiing in Colorado every year and every year we go to Arapaho. Arapaho Basin is great because there are less beginners to get in your way, and it is much less crowded than all other resorts in Summit county. The terrain and runs are outstanding and it also received more snow than all the other ski resorts... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Snow is there in June. The last day will be next week or longer. Buy season pass if u wanna ski longer even in June. However there is no discount for the end of season skiing for daily skier. If so, other skier will be there in May and June. Nice weather for skiing in June.

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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Yes we skied over Memorial Day. This was our second year to ski A Basin for Memorial Day. Our kids are 16,14, and 9 and we all skied together. I recommend getting there before 10:00am because the parking tends to fill up fast. The parking lot looks like a tail gate party at lunch so bring a lunch and lawn... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Excellent on post season midweek without any snow elsewhere. Average skiing joint. Cannot give them credit for good luck of having good snow year. Watch your back on slopes as per usual. Even in non-congested post-season, plenty of "duuuudes" and nobody is enforcing slow zones or intersections. Do your research before booking anything. Website does not serve detail non-website prices... More 

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garland, tx
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

May 20, 2016 I skied about 9 runs on soft groomers and 50 F temp this AM. Even Zuma Bowl was open n nice. Then I drove down to The River Course at Keystone Resort n played golf in the afternoon. A wonderful day. I'm too tired to attend Bikini Day at ABasin tomorrow.

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Mansfield, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We took our family here for Spring break and it was absolutely breathtaking! The mountains here are just beautiful and the skiing is great.

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Posen, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

This was a quick vacation for my son and daughter and myself we enjoyed Arapahoe basin big-time the ski instructor Charlie was just phenomenal he helped my kids Excel to another level The slope conditions were great everything was great I would recommend this to anyone

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Crownsville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

I first skied The Basin in the late 60s as a child. This past March I took my family skiing there and had a wonderful experience. The staff, the food, and of course the skiing was super. My eight-year-old and 11-year-old, after skiing there for the first time, had so much fun, they wanted to return. What I love most... More 

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Flowery Branch, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

This was only the third time I have skied in my life, but I still had a great time. My friend had ALL the equipment, so I didn't have to rent anything. We road ski bikes the first day which wasn't too hard even for me. We also skied a few green slopes. I only fell a few times. I... More 

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Aurora, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

Fun times! Good friends! Great snow! Another awesome day at A-Bay spring snow, great weather, fun skiing with friends, drinks at the 6th Ave Bar and live music!

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