sipapu ski resort
Discover a getaway the whole family will love and you can easily afford. Just 20 miles southeast
of Taos and two hours north of Albuquerque, Sipapu has a 15-year track record of being the first resort in the state to open. The uncrowded slopes and unique family-friendly vibe keep guests returning for generations.
Sipapu’s philosophy is to be the most family-friendly resort in the Rockies, and guests have been bringing their children and grandchildren to our mountain since 1952. Our resort is small enough so that kids won’t get lost, and our laid-back style is perfect for families looking to simply enjoy a family vacation they can afford.
Our philosophy is to be the most family-friendly resort, and we cater to family budgets by offering FREE Seasons passes, FREE lift tickets, FREE lessons and FREE lodging deals, including our most popular offer: stay FREE including our most popular offer: stay FREE with the purchase of one $47 lift ticket View all Ski Free deals here.
New for 2018/2019 Ski Season
Ski as much as you want, when you want, where you want. Sipapu offers Power Card, Power Pack and Power Pack PLUS—multi-day, multi-resort cards that give discounted lift tickets at Sipapu, Purgatory Resort, Arizona Snowbowl, Hesperus Ski Area, Pajarito Mountain Ski Area. Read more here
- FREE Season passes for 5th grade and younger
- 2 for 1 Tuesday
- Car Load Days
- Local Appreciation Days
- First 3 Lessons FREE
- FREE Lodging Days
- FREE Lodging in Las Vegas, NM
- FREE Lodging in Rociada, NM
“Every Day Ski FREE”
- 40 Year-Olds Ski FREE Every Day
- 60 Year-Olds Ski FREE Every Day
- 70+ Ski FREE Every Day
- Active Military Ski FREE
Lodging at Sipapu
Sipapu has a variety of lodging options at very affordable rates. From Hotel rooms to cabins and homes that sleep groups up to 14. View all the lodging options here.
Home to the longest ski season in New Mexico, Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort offers a natural mountain terrain, perfect for all ability levels. From green and blue groomed cruisers to the steeps and powder stashes found above Lift 1, this mountain has something for everyone.
|Peak Elevation||9,255 feet|
|Base Elevation||8,200 feet|
|Vertical Drop||1,055 feet|
|Skiable Acreage||200 acres|
|Average Annual Snowfall||190 inches|
|Longest Ski Season in NM||Nov.16 – April 7th|
|Lifts||Quad 1, Triple 2, Platter Lifts 1, Magic Carpets 2|
|Trails||Beginner 20%, Intermediate 40%, Advanced 25%, Expert 15%|
Season Dates | November 17, 2018 to April th, 2019 conditions permitting
|Tickets – 1/2 Day, Full Day, Multi Day||Purchase tickets here|
|Lessons – Sipapu Ski School||Ski & Snowoard Programs view here|
|Equipment – Rental Shop||View Equipment Rental options here|