Find Your Ski Area:

Arapahoe Basin

The gateway to Summit County ski country, Arapahoe Basin (A-Basin) is found less than a two hour drive from Denver.

Discover the Rockies and Summit County

Get some of the best ski terrain the Rocky Mountains has to offer! What can you expect from a ski vacation here? With the summit at 13,050 feet, it’s the highest peak in Summit County and the ski runs reflect it. If you like to ski, snowboard, or telemark (tele), you can count on it to serve up terrain for every level of ability! For more information, read Ski Experience and Terrain Parks.

Off the Slopes

Thinking Après Ski? Summit County has plenty of nightlife! Just about all of the hotels offer some very lively nightly entertainment and some impressive musicians come through and stop to play a while, too! Whether it’s an after-dinner cocktail you’re after, or dancing at a disco, a scoop of ice cream and some coffee, or a custom crafted Colorado micro-brew, Summit County is more than happy to accommodate.

Getting Here

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. The Colorado Springs airport, a small and comfortable airport with easy access, is just 115 mile drive. Enjoy a scenic and beautiful drive through small towns and mountain passes on US Highway 24.

Vacation Coupons—What We Do

Browse the categories to see a list of deals and discounts for big savings on lodging, winter activities, restaurants, and more throughout the Summit County ski areas! Make this one of your Colorado ski vacation stop this year. Ski Coupons will help you stretch your budget with ski discounts, deals, savings, and skiing vacation coupons.

Featured Blog Posts

Ski Industry Retail Trends: 2019 and Beyond

It’s hard to say where the ski industry is heading in the next 30 years. In the meantime, there are plenty of trends to follow that are just as important as the overall movement. Similar to other sports or tech movements, you sometimes have to constantly “stay in the know” to be well-informed. On the  Read more ➝

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How To Improve Your Skiing

Every level of skier has to practice their craft. Even experts aren’t technically done learning, which is why it’s completely normal to continue improving your abilities. We all might be starting at a different place, from beginners to seasoned snow buffs, but taking advantage of a few tips and tricks means you’re just going to  Read more ➝

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Ski Butlers: At Your Ski Service

Though you might not make it to the mountains as often as you would like, the times you do are always exciting. The fresh powder, the perfect grooming, and the breathtaking views are just some of the reasons you go back. But it’s also about the memories you make and the excellent services that are  Read more ➝

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New Year, New Ski Gear

The holiday family rush is starting to slow down (at least at home it is) but on the slopes, it’s heating up! With the beginning of a new year comes the beginning of new snow adventures. And it might also mean that you’re interested in trading out your worn (but trusty) skis from a few  Read more ➝

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January Is National Learn To Ski & Snowboard Month

It’s that time of year again when new and beginner skiers can learn how to ski and snowboard! Through the month of January, resorts across the U.S. and Canada participate in the “National Learn To Ski & Snowboard Month.” This event is meant to encourage new skiers to come to the mountains and break new  Read more ➝

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Consider This: What To Expect When Backcountry Skiing

Sometimes the thrill of the slopes isn’t enough to quench the thirst of the adventurers. Which is why backcountry skiing is perfect for souls who crave being out in the wilderness. Most resorts across the globe have great alternatives to vertical drops and terrain parks. And many offer terrain that only experts need seek out!  Read more ➝

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Epic US Military Pass

When Vail Mountain’s founders gazed out from the mountaintop in March of 1957, they saw more than beautiful slopes blanketed in snow. They saw deeper, recognizing the opportunity to share their skiing passion with the world.  As veterans of the Second World War and accomplished skiers, both Pete Seibert and Earl Eaton knew how to  Read more ➝

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Epic College Passes

Are you a college student who loves to ski or snowboard? Or maybe you just want to test the waters and get started in skiing and snowboarding. Are you looking for a season pass that will not break your bank but also get you to the most epic places to ski? Well, then you might  Read more ➝

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Epic Pass Sale

Unlimited and unrestricted seems to be the catchall words that sum up the Epic Pass for your 2018-2019 ski season. With 4 new resorts, the Epic Pass just took a gigantic coast-to-coast step. You’ll love this when you ski and snowboard at more ski areas in the Northeast and Northwest, with a Colorado addition. A  Read more ➝

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Which Season Pass ?

It’s time to start thinking about a season pass for next year. Alterra Mountain Company and Vail Resorts each offer access to more than 25 mountain resorts, located throughout the U.S. and Canada. Both season passes are a great value and include many added benefits. It all comes down to the proximity to your home,  Read more ➝

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