Ski New Mexico News

Ski NM Events

By: Monica Christofferson | January 22, 2018 With some fresh snow on the slopes here are 5 great reasons to head up to the Ski New Mexico! New Mexico ski areas offer a variety of activities for couples, friends and families. If you’re looking for an excuse to get away, make a plan to attend one of these events! Big ol' Texas Weekend Angel Fire Resort  - January 26-28 Angel Fire Resort loves Texans almost as much as… well,…

#howiskinmtrue Contest

By: Monica Christofferson | January 16, 2018 We just made it easier to enter to win a Ski NM True Pass! Now you can upload your photos or video directly to our contest page as well as tag your photo on your public Instagram account or post it to our Facebook wall with hashtag #howiskinmtrue Three Ways To Enter: Upload your photo or video using the contest entry form, or Post your photo or video to a public Instagram page…

KOAT Learn To Ski 2018

By: Monica Christofferson | January 16, 2018 January is learn to ski month!   KOAT 7 in cooperation with Ski New Mexico and all eight of its alpine resorts are pleased to again join the nationwide efforts of “Learn a Winter Sports Month” this January. More than 7,000 children have benefited from the KOAT Kids Learn to Ski & Snowboard program, which now entering its fifth year. For $50 per day, children ages 6 to 12 receive a lesson, a…

Snow on the Way

By: Monica Christofferson | January 8, 2018 Enjoy Some Powder Finally, the forecast looks promising for midweek snow showers!  Eric Green with KOAT 7 is calling for "a big moisture surge in the state" starting the evening of Tuesday, January 10, 2018. The weather system should move in Tuesday with moisture to start in the upper elevations around midnight, and continue into Wednesday morning. Accuweather is predicting 1" to 8" in the northern part of the state as well as 1" to 3" down south at…

2017-18 Holiday Events

By: Monica Christofferson | December 18, 2017 The holiday season is one of the best times to visit New Mexico to truly experience the state’s beauty, culture, and traditions.  Residents and tourists brave the cold weather to view and walk among the many light displays and celebrations. These are some of the most spectacular family-friendly displays, worth a stop if you are in or traveling through New Mexico this holiday season! IN SANTA FE Christmas in the Plaza Santa…

Snowmaking in New Mexico

By: George Brooks | December 18, 2017 Ski New Mexico webcams show the snow so you know before you go There’s plenty of snow on New Mexico’s ski slopes thanks to advanced snowmaking and grooming techniques.  When Mother Nature doesn’t cooperate New Mexico Ski Areas have the ability to take matters into their own hands and make more snow than ever before.  A significant amount of capital investment has been made in recent years into expanding snowmaking at New…

Ski Free with Gildan Bowl Ticket

By: Monica Christofferson | December 4, 2017 Ski New Mexico Offers Free Lift Ticket With Purchase of Gildan New Mexico Bowl Ticket Offer valid at eight New Mexico ski resorts December 17-24, 2017 Ski New Mexico, in association with the New Mexico Tourism Department, has partnered with the Gildan New Mexico Bowl to provide ticketholders an extraordinary opportunity to enjoy two New Mexico True experiences. From December 17-24, 2017, one bowl game ticket can be redeemed for a free lift…

2017 Gildan New Mexico Bowl

By: Monica Christofferson | December 4, 2017 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The field is set for the 12th annual Gildan New Mexico Bowl with the Colorado State Rams and the Marshall Thundering Herd accepting invitations. The game is slated for Saturday, Dec. 16 at 2:30 p.m. MT/4:30 p.m. ET on ESPN and ESPN Radio. The matchup pits the Mountain West member against the Conference USA member on the first day of the FBS bowl season. Colorado State (7-5, 5-3 MW), is bowl-eligible…

Early Season Discounts

By: Monica Christofferson | December 4, 2017 The early bird gets the worm, the early booker gets great discounts at New Mexico ski resorts. For those of you looking for great deals or eager to hit the slopes, planning ahead can save time and money. Red River Ski and Summer Area Visiting Red River Ski and Summer Area during Deal Daze is a great way to save on a trip to the southern Rocky Mountains. Deal Daze are Dec.…

New and Improved Ski NM

By: Monica Christofferson | November 27, 2017 As if the 2017-18 season isn’t enough cause for celebration, New Mexico ski resorts have made this time even sweeter. New Mexico skiers and snowboarders can look forward to new and updated amenities at many of their favorite resorts this upcoming season. Ski Apache Remember the Apache Bowl? It’s not a football game, but host to some of your favorite runs at Ski Apache. Visitors can now access this area via the…