Taos Ski Valley | SantaFe.com
Ski Santa Fe, Taos Ski Valley, Red Red River, Sipapu
Sipapu Ski

New Mexico is known for its great weather, amazing culture, great food and SKIING. To that end take a minute to learn about the various ski areas in the Land of Enchantment. SKI SANTA FE MOUNTAIN STATS & HISTORY With a base elevation of 10,350 ft, Ski Santa Fe is the launching point for a ski experience your family will never forget. Located only 16 miles from the heart of Santa Fe, a city rich in culture, fine arts and exceptional … Read More

Snow Trax 10 | Ghostly Ski Areas and Current Conditions
Woman skiing at Angel Fire

| By Snowsports Journalist Daniel Gibson | Ghostly Ski Areas — Ski Rio | Ever wonder what becomes of ski areas that cease operations? New Mexico has a handful of so-called “ghost ski areas” and I recently stumbled across a fantastic short video about one of them, Ski Rio. Ski Rio was located in the Sangre de Cristos very close to the Colorado border, near the town of Amalia. It operated from 1982– 1990, and again from 1995–2000, and was … Read More

Snow Trax 1 | Nov. 26, 2020
Dan Gibson

SantaFe.com welcomes snowsports journalist Daniel Gibson and his long-running column, Snow Trax. You’ll find a new column here each week through the ski season, with updated snow conditions and great info for winter sports enthusiasts! | Hola, readers! It’s great to join the digital age as this column jumps from print, where it has run in various newspapers for the previous 27 years, to an online-only presence. I’m thrilled to join the SantaFe.com team and to continue my reporting on … Read More