By Jennifer McRae

DILLON, Colo. (CBS4)– Arapahoe Basin has been given the green light for much-needed improvements. The White River National Forest approved a proposal to replace the Lenawee chairlift there and add a few new buildings.

A-Basin (credit: Ian Zinner)

Among the improvements, another restaurant space and a warming hut. Those improvements are within the boundaries of A-Basin.

The projects are set to start during the off-season.

Jennifer McRae