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A-Basin Operating Hours

Hours are for the 2022-23 winter ski and ride season. We hope to open sometime in mid-October. Until then, we are closed.


Winter Season Lift Hours

Check our Terrain Status page for the most current info on which lifts are open for the season. 

In general, you can ski/ride between 8:30/9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. We do not offer night skiing. 

Black Mountain Express

Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturdays, Sundays, select holidays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Lenawee Mountain Lift

Daily: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Pallavicini Lift 

Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Saturdays, Sundays, select holidays: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Molly Hogan Learning Lift 

Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturdays, Sundays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Molly's Magic Carpet, Pika Place Carpet

Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturdays, Sundays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Zuma Lift

Daily: 9:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Beavers Lift 

Daily: 9:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Holiday Hours (Black Mountain Express  & Pallavicini lifts open at 8:30 a.m.)

Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents' Day,  Memorial Day

Winter Season Skier Services

  • Parking lots, EV charging stations: Gates open 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. NO OVERNIGHT PARKING IN ANY LOT.

  • Guest Services & Season Pass Office: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

  • Rental Shop: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

  • Tune Shop: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

  • Arapahoe Sports Retail Shop: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Dining: Hours vary; breakfast, lunch, dinner, and bar available -- 6th Alley Bar & Grill in the base area + Black Mountain Lodge at mid-mountain are open daily all winter season; other restaurants have limited days and dates

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