With winter in full swing and many winter activities to partake in, it can be tough to decide which lovely Land of Enchantment mountain to spend your season on. Here are a few of New Mexico's best winter wonderlands we suggest for you to spend a day or weekend at skiing, snowboarding and simply enjoying the snow in its glory.
Taos Ski Valley Whether you are planning a vacation getaway or a staycation Taos Ski Valley is the perfect place. With so many tours and activities to choose from including snowmobiling, skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing the choices are endless. You can stay in the quant Taos Ski Valley and catch the free shuttle up the mountain. skitaos.com
Ski Santa Fe Just a short 35 minute ride from Santa Fe we are minutes away from amazing trails and snow day activities. You can take lessons, plan a trip or explore new trails and old favorites all in one day. There are unlimited amounts of activities to enjoy. Sometimes the closer the mountain the better. skisantafe.com
Angel Fire The only ski area in all of New Mexico that offers night skiing. Angel Fire is the ultimate vacation destination. Relax during the day and ski all night long, cozy lodging is offered on and around the ski area that will truly feel that you are in a winter wonderland. From Tubing, Nordic Skiing, Slope slide Sports and other Winter sports there are unlimited possibilities this Winter in Angel Fire. angelfireresort.com
Red River Family owned for 55 years, this Winter and Summer destination located in the Southern Rockies this unique small town is the escape we all need for the weekend. Offering lessons for all ages, and discounted days such as college days and a firework parade every Saturday. Red River has something for everyone and every age. Spend the rest of your winter break the right way! rederiver.org
Sipapu Resort Only a short hour and a half drive outside of Santa Fe, Sipapu is a snow lovers dream. Free lessons for first time skiers and Sipapu even offers a parents ski free week. 100% of all 42 lifts are open and all 6 lifts are open as well. A new event starting this year is live music for all to enjoy every Friday night. sipapu.ski