Arapahoe Basin Ski Area
28194 US Hwy 6
Keystone, CO 80435
Mid-October to early June (dates are tentative and change with weather and conditions)
The call center is open from 9:00am-4:00pm, 7 days a week
By car from Denver: The resort is a 96 mile drive west from Denver International Airport via I-70 west. Take I-70 west to Silverthorne (exit 205), then travel 12 miles east on U.S. Highway 6. Or, choose the 68 mile scenic route from Denver by taking I-70 west to Loveland Pass (exit 216), then proceed west on U.S. Highway 6 for 8 miles.
By car from Colorado Springs: The 115 mile trip follows I-25 north to C-470 west, then take I-70, and west to Silverthorne (exit 205), then travel 12 miles east on U.S. Highway 6. Or, take the scenic route via U.S. Highway 24 west to Colorado Highway 9 north, turn right onto Swan Mountain Road, and right again onto U.S. Highway 6, then venture east for 8 miles.
By Bus: Summit County offers a FREE bus service from multiple locations around Summit County. Visit www.summitstage.com. The Summit Stage Swan Mountain Flyer will provide limited service to A-Basin from November 20th until December 10th, arriving at 9:10 am, 11:10am, 1:10pm and 3:10pm. The Summit Stage Swan Mountain Flyer will depart from A-Basin at 9:10am, 11:10am, 1:10pm and 3:10pm.
Starting on December 11th the Summit Stage winter schedule will begin. The Swan Mountain Flyer will run to A-Basin every hour from Keystone's River Run lot from 7:00am-5:00pm, excluding 11:00am and 1:00pm. The last bus back to Keystone from A-Basin is at 5:10pm. The A-Basin route runs 7 days a week through April, and on weekends in May. Check the Summit Stage website for dates and schedules!
By shuttle: There are many shuttle services from Denver International Airport to and around Summit County. You may look into Colorado Mountain Express, Summit Express or other shuttle service options.
By air: Denver International Airport has daily flights to and from most major cities. Also, the Colorado Springs and Vail/Eagle Airports are served regularly by major airlines from cities all across the country.
Once you arrive at A-Basin, there are four parking lots: Early Riser parking lot is located directly adjacent to the mountain between the Black Mountain Express and Pallavicini lifts, High-Noon parking lot is located a few hundred yards east (up towards Loveland Pass) of the Base Area, Last Chance parking lot is further still up Loveland pass, and the Administration Lot (the smallest) is located directly outside the Guest Services Building and the Ticket/Season Pass Office adjacent to the base area.
All parking at A-Basin is free with the exception of the Administration Lot. There is usually a charge to park in this lot.
Handicapped parking is available in both the Administration and the Early Riser parking lots.