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2016 Extended Ski & Ride Season - June 10-12, 2016

Arapahoe Basin will operate with normal skier services seven days a week through Sunday, June 5. All skier services will be closed Monday (6/6) through Thursday (6/9). A-Basin will reopen for lift-served skiing and snowboarding on Friday, June 10. Closing day is scheduled for Sunday, June 12, 2016.

The A-Frame base lodge will be CLOSED for construction during the extension weekend. Guest Services, tickets, & season pass sales will be in both the Kids Center and the Rental Shop. All retail sales will take place in the Rental Shop. All food and beverage services will be held at Black Mountain Lodge.

SPRING CONDITIONS EXIST. NO BEGINNER SKIING AVAILABLE. CONDITIONS MAY CHANGE THROUGH THE DAY; SKI AND RIDE WITH CARE. The best snow conditions will be found on the upper mountain; the High Noon run should only be used for egress from the ski area.

Closing Date

Arapahoe Basin's closing date is Sunday, June 12, 2016.

Summer season lift tickets
(June 10-12)

Window prices - all tickets full-day; no half-day tickets available

Tickets will be sold out of the Rental Shop and the Kids Center.

For the best discounts on extended season lift tickets, go to

Single-day window tickets
Adult (ages 19-69) $57
Youth (ages 15-18) $47
Child (ages 6-14) $34
Child 5 & under FREE
Senior (age 70+) $25

Foot Passenger tickets
Scenic Lift Ride $10
Lift & Lunch Combo $20 (get $15 to spend on dining at Black Mountain Lodge!)

Are you in the A-Basin Club? You can get a $47 adult or $28 child window ticket for a friend! Not in the club but you have a season pass that's valid at A-Basin this season? Ask at the ticket window how you can join!


Black Mountain Express -
June 10-12: 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Lenawee Mountain Lift -
June 10-12: 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Guest Services

Monday - Thursday: please call 888.272.7246 for assistance; no on-site services will be available.
Friday, Saturday, & Sunday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., all services available in the Rental Shop or the Kids Center.

Food and Beverage

The Legends Cafe will be closed. There will be no breakfast services available.

Black Mountain Lodge, located at mid-mountain, will be open for outside barbeque from 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. A full bar will be available inside the building. Restrooms inside will be open to public. Hang out on the deck for live music from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The 6th Alley Bar & Grill will be closed. Mug Club pickup must be done by Sunday, June 5. Otherwise, you may come get your mug during our summer season Friday through Monday starting July 1.

6th Alley Mug Club

The 6th Alley Bar & Grill will be CLOSED for our bonus weekend. Mug Club members can pick up their mugs during operating hours through Sunday, June 5. After that, Mug Clubbers can get their mugs during our summer season. The 6th Alley will be open during the summer FRIDAY through MONDAY, July 1 through September 5, 2016, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m..


Public restrooms will be available in the base area via the ground floor of the Winter Sports Building (rental shop), accessible from the Early Riser parking lot. Restrooms will be available on the mountain at Black Mountain Lodge (mid-mountain) and Snowplume Refuge (summit). The restrooms in the A-Frame lodge will be CLOSED.

Arapahoe Sports Retail Store

Arapahoe Sports will be temporarily located in the Rental Shop. We will have ski jackets and pants available for rent for $10 per piece per day. You can also find a limited selection of items like stickers, goggles, gloves, and socks for purchase in the Rental Shop location. 

Rentals at A-Basin

Skiers and riders can rent sport equipment, including Rossignol Experience skis, from the Rental Shop in our Winter Sports building. Packages including skis, boots and poles or snowboard and boots will be available during the extended operating weekends (June 10-12, 2016). There will be no high performance demo equipment available. The rental shop will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Click here for rental pricing and information.

Base'n Edge Tune Shop

The Base'n Edge Tune Shop will be CLOSED during our summer skiing weekends. Please plan accordingly.

Uphill Access

Monday - Thursday: Uphill access will be open pending conditions and machine work on the mountain; you can check the status of uphill access here.
Friday, Saturday & Sunday: Uphill access will be open prior to and after operating hours pending conditions. Uphill access during operating hours will be CLOSED.

You can check the status of uphill access here.


Snowsports will be CLOSED during our summer skiing weekends. No lessons will be available.

The Beach

Parking on the Beach will be first-come, first-served with no reserved parking. Space will be limited!