Angel Fire Resort

Ski resorts in USA
Deep in the heart of the great Rocky Mountains of New Mexico is one of the top ski destinations in North America. Angel Fire Resort offers great skiing, adventure and fun for the whole family. Easily accessible by air or by vehicle. Visitors flying to the area can opt to land in nearby Santa Fe or Albuquerque. Air Taos also offers access via private terminals conveniently located in the area. Shuttles and car rentals are plentiful for guests choosing to fly to this amazing destination. Travelers accessing the area by car, Angel Fire is a beautiful, and somewhat easy, drive from Colorado, Texas, and even Oklahoma. It is advisable to check the road conditions prior to leaving, as the weather in the mountains can change rather quickly, especially in the winter.

All Around Town
After arriving to Angel Fire Resort, guests can access plenty of parking with convenient access to ski lifts, restaurants, lodging, and great shopping. Many of the hotels offer shuttles to and from the ski resort, giving guests the best experience for the least amount of hassle. Also, guests are encouraged to check the schedule of the local shuttle service to make the most of their trip experience while in and around Angel Fire. Summer activities include mountain biking the numerous ski trails, hiking, and even zip lining adventures. There is plenty to see and do at Angel Fire resort all year long, guaranteeing a trip full of great memories.

The Mountain
Of course, the main reason to visit Angel Fire is for the amazing ski resort. With over 500 acres of downhill skiing terrain, three terrain parks for a wide range of skill levels, and more than 12 kilometers of Nordic track for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing to enjoy, Angel Fire Resort is the premier winter destination in New Mexico. Angel Fire hosts a wide variety of slopes ranging from very easy green slopes for the beginner to the most challenging double black diamond perfect for getting that incredible adrenaline rush.

There are also great activities for the kids. Sledding is a great activity for kids (and adults)of all ages and Angel Fire has one of the best sledding hills around. Want a slightly different adventure? Head over to the tubing hill or book an unforgettable night skiing adventure. Angel Fire is the only ski resort in New Mexico that offers night skiing. Only a limited number of tickets are sold for this amazing adventure, so participants are encouraged to book this experience early.

Ski School
Don’t know how to ski or just want to brush up on a certain skill? Angel Fire Resort has one of the best ski schools in the state. From beginner level to expert, steeps and bumps, turns, and even kids only classes, Angel Fire Resort has the expertise to teach anyone just about anything there is to know about skiing and snowboarding. Need to rent equipment? No problem! The rental shop on the mountain has top of the line, quality equipment to fit all shapes, sizes and skiing styles.

For an amazing New Mexico ski experience, check out Angel Fire Ski Resort.

Angel Fire Resort Snow forecast

  • Friday
    0.43 in rain
    Rain showers
    5 mph
  • Saturday
    0.28 in rain
    Partly cloudy
    4 mph
  • Sunday
    0.28 in rain
    Partly cloudy
    6 mph

Facts about Angel Fire Resort

Number of slopes:81
Easiest Green slopes:18
Intermediate Blue slopes:45
Advanced Black slopes:18
Expert Only Double black diamond slopes:0

Lifts (Total: 7)
Chair lifts:5
Platter lift:2
Lift capacity:  8770 persons/hour

Vertical drop
Angel Fire Resort Vertical drop
Highest Point: 10676 ft
Vertical drop: 2077 ft
Base Point: 8599 ft
Skiable vertical drop: 2201 ft (The vertical drop you can ride in one go on skis)

Country: USA
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