Taos Ski Valley is New Mexico’s premier destination for skiing and snowboarding amid incredible mountain scenery. Regardless of the time of year that you travel here, you will not be short of things to do in the area.
As a ski resort, one of the best things to do in Taos ski valley is to enjoy skiing or snowboarding on the various trails that run through the mountains. The facilities here suit everyone - from absolute beginners to seasoned pro skiers. Lessons are also widely available in the area. Taos ski valley is situated at 9300 feet, therefore offering cooler temperatures than most of New Mexico - perfect for hiking Wheeler Peak, the highest mountain in New Mexico, or the scenic Rio Grande Gorge.
Taos Ski Valley is a perfect destination to visit all year round. In the summer, temperatures are warm, pleasant and perfect for hiking. In the winter months, the snowfall makes for perfectly soft ski routes through the mountain scenery.