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Scenic Chairlift Rides

Ride the black mountain express Chairlift

Take a ride to 11,500 feet for drinks, hiking, scenic views and more.  

Take the Black Mountain Express lift to mid-mountain at Arapahoe Basin, where you can discover unparalleled vistas of the Continental Divide, explore the upper mountain, enjoy a drink and snack on the deck of Black Mountain Lodge and hike the Half Moon or Argentine-North Fork trails. Once you've completed your time at mid-mountain, take the lift down or hike back to the base. 

  • DAILY: June 26 - September 7, 2020

  • FRIDAYS - SUNDAYS: September 11 - 27, 2020

  • Lift hours: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Summer 2020 Lift Tickets

  • Prices TBD
  • FREE for 2019-20 or 2020-21 A-Basin Full Season and Midweek passholders, and anyone with an A-Basin Double-Down valid in either of those seasons. 
  • Dates are tentative and subject to change due to weather and closing day.

Lift tickets are required for summer chair access for ALL guests, including A-Basin passholders. Bikes and pets are not able to ride the lift. Please pick up your tickets in the Season Pass Office prior to boarding the lift. 

Tickets on sale in June

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