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Red River Ski Area

Business Hours:

  • Monday: 9AM-4PM
  • Tuesday: 9AM-4PM
  • Wednesday: 9AM-4PM
  • Thursday: 9AM-4PM
  • Friday: 9AM-4PM
  • Saturday: 9AM-4PM
  • Sunday: 9AM-4PM

Red River Ski Area 2022/2023 Season Dates:

November 23, 2022 - March 19, 2023 (closed Nov 28-Dec 1, & Dec 5-8)

We're a big mountain hug, located in the Southern Rockies just north of Taos, smack dab in the middle of the town of Red River, New Mexico. We're a warm and friendly escape where you'll always feel like part of our family. We offer winter and summer fun for everyone. We're THAT place your friends rave about. Come join the fun!

During your RRSA visit you will enjoy one of the finest family ski and snowboard schools in the industry with learning opportunities for everyone. Known for having the best snowmaking in the region, we make sure our guests enjoy their time with us during our winter season.

Boasting the best location to view our Saturday night torchlight parades & fireworks, the newly remodeled Lift House will offer The Grill, guest services, retail, and rental lockers.


Skiing, snowboarding, class lessons, youth ski center, rentals, winter tubing, Snow Coach Dinner Tours, Events, Torchlight Parades & Fireworks in the winter.

During the summer The Pioneer Flyer, summer scenic chairlift rides, summer mountain tubing, 18 hole mountain top disc golf, mountain biking, hiking, and fishing. Hidden Treasure Aerial Park, features 3 levels of excitement with elements provided every 25 feet. Challenge yourself, your friends and relatives on this fun activity for the whole family.

We offer adventure wedding ceremony and reception locations throughout the mountain.

Mountain Stats

Base Elevation 8,750
Top Elevation 10,350
Vertical Drop 1,600
Average Annual Snowfall 214"
Lifts 2 Double chairs, 3 Triple chairs, 2 Surface Tow
Snowmaking 85% of the terrain
Trails - View Trail Map here 57 Trails, 1 Glade - 30% Expert, 38% Intermediate, 32% Beginner
Average Days of Sunshine 300 plus

Red River Ski Area

Tickets - 1/2 Day, Full Day, Multi Day Purchase tickets here
Lessons – Red River Ski and Snowboard School View Ski & Snowboard programs here
Equipment Rental View equipment rental packages here