A-Basin to close June 13

Daily Staff Report

The final day of the Colorado 2003-2004 ski season will be June 13. A-Basin, the highest ski area in North America, continues its legacy to remain one of the last ski areas openin Colorado.

Starting June 1 through closing day adult lift ticket prices at the ticket window will be $19.99 daily. Spring/summer conditions exist with two lifts serving top to bottom skiing and riding. The upper Mutha’ Hucker terrain park is open with jumps, hits and rails. Summer hours will be 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. daily. Only intermediate skiing is available on the mountain.

To celebrate closing day A-Basin will have live entertainment and a barbeque in the base area, weather permitting.

The 2004-2005 Arapahoe Basin Bonus pass is now available starting at $229.

For more information on closing day, snow conditions or how to purchase one of the many A-Basin 2004-2005 season pass options call 1-888-ARAPAHOE (272-7246) or check Arapahoe Basin’s web site at

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