Visiting Arapahoe Basin
Helpful resort information to assist planning your trip to Arapahoe Basin.
- Season opens17 Oct 2021
- Season closes5 Jun 2022
- Restaurants | Bars2 | 1
- Nearest Airport Denver
- Nearest Train Station Denver
- Tourist Office Website
- Tourist Office Phone—
Arapahoe Basin Features
The terrain at Arapahoe Basin includes::
- Terrain Parks—
- Ski Hire—
What's it like at Arapahoe Basin resort?
Arapahoe Basin means challenging terrain for all skiers and riders. Not to worry, there's a superb ski/board school to help tame it. Arapahoe Basin is the highest peak offering ski terrain in the Rockies at 13,050 feet. Usually, you can play at Arapahoe Basin until mid-June. New this season is a public warming hut on the Summit. Closest lodging is five miles away at Keystone Resort. Lodging also is available in the nearby towns of Dillon, Frisco, Silverthorne, and Breckenridge - all within 20 minutes of the Arapahoe Basin ski area.
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Explore Arapahoe Basin Location Map
Interactive Arapahoe Basin trail map and piste map. View the piste and trails as well as the surrounding terrain and mountain contours for backcountry action. Find and compare nearby resorts by clicking on the resort markers.
Arapahoe Basin Live Weather
|Resort||Snow Depth||Temp. (°C)||Wind (km/h)||Weather|
|Top Lift:||1.3 m|
|Bottom Lift:||1.3 m|
When's the snowiest month to visit Arapahoe Basin?
What's the snow currently like in Arapahoe Basin?
A summary of the current snow conditions in Arapahoe Basin. View more information on the Arapahoe Basin detailed snow report page.
- Piste ConditionPacked Powder
- Off-piste Condition—
|Upper snow depth:||127 cm|
|Lower snow depth:||127 cm|
Visitor Reviews of Arapahoe Basin
Duncan Cullman from United States writes:
Area is open but I have to hitchhike there from my motel (I am a destination tourist). Flew here and the shuttle bus does not start until Thanksgiving. It's Nov 4th so I give it two stars out of five.
Resorts close to Arapahoe Basin
Discover ski resorts near Arapahoe Basin. Click below to view there ski resort guides.
- LovelandLast snow: 3 cm Fri 21 JanLifts: 11Trails: 705 km away
- KeystoneLast snow: 1 cm Thu 20 JanLifts: 22Trails: 1219 km away
- Latest WebcamBreckenridgeLast snow: 1 cm Thu 20 JanLifts: 1Trails: 14725 km away
- Winter ParkLast snow: 8 cm Fri 21 JanLifts: 22Trails: 13428 km away
- Copper MountainLast snow: 1 cm Thu 20 JanLifts: 21Trails: 12630 km away