Ski Season Begins:  November 19, 2016



Just 20 miles southeast of  Taos and two hours north of Albuquerque, Sipapu has a 13-year track record of being the first resort in the state to open. The uncrowded slopes and unique family-friendly vibe keep guests returning for generations. In 2016-2017, the resort is adding five acres of terrain and will also unveil the newly-renovated historic lodge.

Sipapu built its legacy on an unparalleled commitment to being  affordable and family friendly. We offer the best deals around – not to mention the most affordable lift ticket prices in New Mexico.

Visit for current deals, free lift tickets and more.


5224 Highway 518
Vadito, NM 87579


Daily8 a.m. to 5 p.m.





Adult (21-59)$45 all day
Teen ( 13-20)$37 all day
Child (7-12)$29 all day
Senior ( 60-69)$29 all day
Group Lesson$35 & Up
Ski Rental Package$16 & Up
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Avg Snowfall190 Inches
Snowmaking70% of Trails
Base Elevation8,200 Feet
Vertical Drop1,055 Feet
First To OpenNov. 12, 2016

Lifts & Runs

# of Lifts6
Lift Types1 Quad, 2 Triple, 2 Carpets, 1 Platter
# of Trails43
20% Easy 40% Intermediate 40% difficult
Terrain Parks4