Browsing entries tagged with Arapahoe Basin

12 Oct 2017

Kitzbühel opens this weekend

Kitzbühel opens this weekend

Two very different ski resorts are opening this weekend. In Austria, the world-famous resort of Kitzbühel will begin the winter season on Saturday, 14 October, one of the first non-glacier ski areas to…

27 May 2016

Aspen reopens for late May skiing

Aspen reopens for late May skiing

It’s not just the Alps having extra snow — Aspen in Colorado has announced this week that it will be open for skiing on Memorial Day, Monday 30 May. Around 120 acres of skiing at the top of Aspen Mountain,…

21 Aug 2015

Early offer on Vail’s Epic Pass

Early offer on Vail’s Epic Pass

If you’re planning to ski in the states this winter at any of the Vail Resorts-owned ski areas, it might pay to buy your ski pass now. Until Monday, 7 September Vail Resorts is selling its Epic Pass…

20 Oct 2014

First ski resort opens in North America

First ski resort opens in North America

Arapahoe Basin, or A-Basin to those in the know, has yet again become the first ski resort in the US to open its slopes for the season. A-Basin in Colorado is known for its record-breaking ski seasons…

3 Jun 2014

Skiing continues at Arapahoe Basin

Skiing continues at Arapahoe Basin

It might be June, but the 2013/14 ski season is still going strong in one Colorado resort. Originally due to close on 1 June, the snow is so good at Arapahoe Basin that it will re-open over the next…

14 Oct 2013

Skiers queue for first lift at A-Basin

Skiers queue for first lift at A-Basin

Arapahoe Basin has again been the first ski resort to open in Colorado. A-Basin opened one the Black Mountain Express lift at 08:30 yesterday morning, opening up one intermediate run — the High Noon…

19 Oct 2012

A-Basin first resort to open in the US

A-Basin first resort to open in the US

Around 2,000 skiers and snowboarders visited Arapahoe Basin in Colorado this week, the first US ski resort to officially open for the 2012-2013 ski season. Arapahoe, near Keystone, is an exceptionally…

25 Oct 2010

New England resort opens first in US

New England resort opens first in US

In a surprise announcement on Friday, it was a New England ski resort that became the first resort to open in the US – and not one of the usual two contenders, Arapahoe Basin or Loveland. Sunday River…

5 Jun 2010

A-Basin wraps up season

A-Basin wraps up season

Arapahoe Basin, Colorado, shuts the lifts for the season on Sunday 6 June – after another eight-month winter. And from the photos it looks like there is plenty of snow left on the mountain. The US…

31 Dec 2009

A-Basin continues development

A-Basin continues development

Arapahoe Basin in Colorado has announced plans for a new lift next winter, which continues recent investment to redefine the resort as an international ski area. A fast quad is due to replace the Exhibition…

7 Oct 2009

Loveland wins, but Arapahoe breaks record

Loveland wins, but Arapahoe breaks record

It’s official … the season is about to begin in Colorado! Check out these deliciously white pictures from Arapahoe Basin. Arapahoe Basin will see its earliest ever start to the ski season when it fires…

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