New Mexico’s fastest growing resort, Sipapu, is home to New Mexico’s longest ski season and the best deals in the Rockies. Located 20 miles southeast of Taos and two hours north of Albuquerque, the resort has over 40 trails, five lifts, and four terrain parks. On-site amenities include slopeside lodging, a full-service ski shop, ski school, and New Mexico’s best riverside dining experiences at the Riverside Café and Paradise Riverside Bar and Grill.
Summer Season – May 24, 2014 - September 7, 2014
Winter Season – November 16, 2013 - April 13, 2014
|Last 24 hr||Last 48 hr||Base|
|Runs Open||Lifts Open||Parks Open|
|28 of 41||5 of 5||2 of 4|
Cardboard artists build their vessels with cardboard, paint and a lot of duct tape, then race down the hill to win a prize!
Skiers and boarders will try to stay dry as they race down the mountain and “skim” across Sipapu’s skimming pond.
Sipapu is scheduled to close the state’s ski and snowboard season on April 13, 2014. All lift tickets $20 or less.
A FREE, all-day music festival that features several concerts, fantastic food and beverages, art in the meadow and more.
Considered one of the finest BMW motorcycle rallies in the West.
Sipapu’s most popular deal! With the purchase of one $44 lift ticket, up to four guests stay in Sipapu’s slopeside hotel for FREE.
Sipapu has partnered with the best inns in Taos to offer guests FREE lodging in Taos for every person who purchases a full-day, full price lift ticket (based on double occupancy).
First-time skiers and snowboarders (ages 7 and up) get a FREE lesson at Sipapu with the purchase of a full-day, full-price lift ticket. This offer is available everyday – no reservations required.
Nearly every Wednesday (and select dates throughout the 2013-2014 winter season), everyone in one car skis or rides for only $50! Visit www.SipapuNM.com for blackout dates.
Learn 2 Ski and Snowboard Camp is designed for first-time skiers and snowboarders ages 7 and older. For just $49 per student, participants will receive 2 beginner lift tickets, 2 group ski or snowboard lessons (your choice of morning or afternoon lessons, 1 per day), 2 full-day rentals (ski or snowboard) and one night of lodging in Sipapu’s s
|Hours||Sunday - Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Address||5224 Highway 518|
Vadito, NM 87579
|Season||November 16, 2013 to April 13, 2014|
|Lift Hours||9:00 AM to 4:00 PM|
|Base Elevation||8,200 Feet|
|Vertical Drop||1,055 Feet|
|Average Annual Snowfall||190 Inches|
|Number of Trails||40|
|Ability Level Percentages||20% Beginner, 40% Intermediate, 40% Expert|
|Number of Lifts and Type||5 Lifts / 2 Triple, 2 Carpets, 1 Platter|
|Snow-making Capabilities||70% of Trails|
|New Mexico's best riverside dining experience|
|Free lessons for first-time skiers and snowboarders|
|No lift lines|
|Cabins, apartments, suites and duplexes with full kitchens and fireplaces available|
|Free lodging at Sipapu and participating hotels in Taos, Las Vegas and Santa Fe with lift tickets purchase|
|4 terrain parks, including New Mexico's only organic parks|
|Full Day||½ Day||2+ Day||Season|
|Teen ( 13-20)||$37||$28||$0||$0|
|Senior ( 60-69)||$29||$22||$0||$0|
Free: Children 6 and under, 4th and 5th graders (report card required) and guests who are ages 40, 60 or 70 years and older. Prices subject to change.
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