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
350.0 inches/889 cm
960 acres
Base Elevation
10780 feet/3278 meters
Summit Elevation
13050 feet/3968 meters
Hours of Operation
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Weekday
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Weekend
Season Dates
October 2013—June 2014
P.O. Box 5808 28194 U.S. Highway 6
Dillon, CO, 80435
Main Phone Number
888-ARAPAHOE (272-7246)
Lodging/Central Reservations
Closest Airport
Denver International Airport
Miles from Denver

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.

Featured Deal

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Get the longest ski season in Colorado at one low price - just $289 for adults (ages 19+). Got kids who want to play at the Legend? Youth passes (ages 15-18) are just $209 and child passes (ages 6-14) are $149. A-Basin pass holders can ski or snowboard any day of our long season, and get sweet on-mountain discounts for dining, retail and snowsports! Buy now at