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Ski season starts Weds. at Arapahoe Basin

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Arapahoe Basin, Colorado
Arapahoe Basin photoArapahoe Basin will open one run with an 18-inch base on Wednesday.

ARAPAHOE BASIN, Colorado ” One run and parts of the terrain park will open at 9 a.m. Wednesday when Colorado’s ski season begins at Arapahoe Basin.

Boasting an 18-inch base, Arapahoe Basin will open its Exhibition chairlift, the intermediate High Noon run and parts of its terrain park. There will be no beginner skiing.

This will be third season in a row that Arapahoe Basin has been the first mountain open in the U.S.

Opening day adult lift tickets will be available for $49, youth tickets age 15 to 19 will be $44 and child tickets age 6-14 will be $25.

Ski and snowboard rentals and tune shop, food and beverage service, the 6th Alley bar and retail shop will be open to the public.

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