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Get to know the Taos area ski resorts!

Here in Northern New Mexico and within 84 miles of Enchantment you will find multiple ski resorts – Taos Ski Valley, Angel Fire, Red River, Sipapu and Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area. Mix it up with boarding, tubing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing and indoor skating for a change of pace. We’ve got plenty of snow play going for youngsters, too!

 

SKI RESORTS IN AND AROUND TAOS
Get to know the Taos area ski resorts—Angel Fire, Red River, Sipapu, Taos Ski Valley, and Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area. Mix it up with boarding, tubing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing and indoor skating for a change of pace. We’ve got plenty of snow play going for youngsters, too!
TAOS SKI RESORT
Flanked by sacred wilderness, rugged peaks and multicultural vibes, Taos Ski Valley sits in the heart of The Enchanted Circle.
ANGEL FIRE SKI RESORT
With 72 trails, three terrain parks, snow tubing, and night skiing, there’s enough here to keep the family happy all week long.
RED RIVER SKI AREA
A warm and friendly escape where you’ll always feel like part of the family, offering winter and summer fun for everyone.
SIPAPU SKI RESORT
Discover a getaway the whole family will love. Slopeside lodging, a low-key atmosphere, no lift lines, and the best deals in the Rockies.
CROSS COUNTRY & SNOWSHOEING
Top on the list of places to slide, glide and step is Enchanted Forest Cross-country Ski Area. Angel Fire Resort sports a sweet Nordic Center with 11.5km of terrain distributed across 3 trails. Locals head to Brazos to play in the powder, about 80 miles west of Taos in the Chama Valley Region. Closer to town, try the West Rim Trail that starts in the parking lot of the Rio Grande Gorge Visitor Center in Taos.
ENCHANTED FOREST XC SKI & SNOWSHOE AREA
New Mexico’s only full service cross-country ski and snowshoe area.
TAOS SNOWSHOE ADVENTURES
Join Taos Snowshoe Adventures for an unforgettable winter journey into New Mexico's Southern Rocky Mountains, near Taos and Santa Fe.
SNOWSHOEING TOURS WITH HERITAGE INSPIRATIONS LLC.
Winter is one of the most beautiful seasons in New Mexico. We invite you to enjoy the outdoors, strap on some lightweight aluminum shoes and hit the scenic trails of the Taos snowcountry.
SNOWMOBILING, SLEIGH RIDES AND DINNER RIDES
Taos ski areas offer exhilarating snowmobile tours with expert guides. Cruise the peaks and ridges and take in the views safely on quality snowmachines. Nothing short of spectacular. Soak up the winter landscapes wrapped in a blanket, surrounded by white and the sound of sleigh bells. In winter months, Angel Fire–based Roadrunner Tours offers four cozy excursions daily, winding through the spruce- and aspen-filled Carson National Forest.
BIG AL SNOWMOBILE TOURS
Taos Ski Valley has a little known secret, the very same trails used for world class hiking & horseback riding, make for some of the best snowmobile rides available anywhere! Big Al will take you places on a snowmobile that are breathtaking
NANCY BURCH SLEIGH RIDES - ANGEL FIRE
When the weather turns to snow, the sleighs come out with the big Percheron horses and you can glide effortlessly across the landscape to a cozy mountain campsite. Sip some piping hot chocolate or coffee, grab a snack and enjoy a fun ride.
RED RIVER SNOW COACH DINNER
This cozy mountain experience is a "must do" while you are in Red River. Dine at 10,350 feet at the Ski Tip Restaurant and watch the town lights twinkling.
TUBING AND ICE SKATING
Expect a few bumps and a lot of laughs when you grab a tube or sled and take to of one Taos ski area or public area hills. The perfect way to mix it up and keep the family fun going, there’s tubing by day and by night.
ICE SKATING IN TAOS
If it’s ice you’re looking for, head to the Taos Youth and Family Center for indoor public skating or hockey. Open to the general public and for just a few dollars ($3 Adults, $2 Children), and the kids can get in some recreational blading.
MOUNTAIN TUBING IN RED RIVER
Have you ever gone Snow Tubing? It's a blast! Now Red River has tubing in Summer too. Slide down the hill and take the New Little Blue Surface Lift back up to do it again.
MULTI SPORT ADVENTURES
Winter in the Enchanted circle is nothing short of magical. Join our enthusiastic knowledgeable guides on a winter adventure that will create lasting memories.
SNOW SHOEING & HOT YOGA
Winter is one of the most beautiful seasons here. We invite you to enjoy the outdoors, strap on some lightweight aluminum shoes and hit the scenic trails of the Taos snowcountry, a delicious lunch, followed by an inviting hot yoga class.
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