Ski Season Begins:  November 19, 2016
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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


Daily 8 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 Snowfall 190 Inches
Snowmaking 70% of Trails
Base Elevation 8,200 Feet
Vertical Drop 1,055 Feet
First To Open Nov. 12, 2016

Lifts & Runs

# of Lifts 6
Lift Types 1 Quad, 2 Triple, 2 Carpets, 1 Platter
# of Trails 43
20% Easy 40% Intermediate 40% difficult
Terrain Parks 4