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Arapahoe Basin extending season towards mid June

Posted at 10:27 AM, May 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-14 19:56:07-04

Arapahoe Basin just pushed operations back into mid-June, meaning Colorado’s longest ski season just got a bit longer!

With a base area of 10,780 feet and heavy snows from April to May, Arapahoe Basin is extending operations until June 9th. The ski area will be open 7 days a week until Sunday, June 2nd and close the following weekend of Friday the 7th through Sunday the 9th.

Arapahoe Basin
Larkspur ski run at A Basin Photo/video credit: Arapahoe Basin / Ian Zinner

Officials say that if conditions remain good past Sunday the 9th, they may consider staying open for additional weekends!

Lifts start turning at 8:30 a.m. on weekends and 9:00 a.m. on weekdays, and close at 4:00 p.m. Hours are subject to change after June 2nd, click here for more information.