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Skiing and Snowboarding at Angel Fire Resort

At Angel Fire Resort you’ll enjoy uncrowded trails for every ability level of skiing and snowboarding.

Our terrain includes:

  • 79 runs
  • three ski and ride terrain parks
  • more than 30 acres of gladed tree skiing
  • NASTAR racing
  • tubing
  • A lit beginner slope for night-time skiing and snowboarding.

Our varied terrain offers stunning Southern Rocky Mountains views, for some of New Mexico’s best skiing and snowboarding.

Our ski and snowboard lessons are a terrific way to learn to ski or snowboard in a comfortable, safe setting. We offer designated ski-school terrain that will help you gain confidence as well as skills.

About the Mountain

Season Dates: Friday, December 12, 2014–Sunday, March 22, 2015

Hours9 a.m.-4 p.m.
4-8 p.m. for Night Skiing (select nights)
Base Elevation8,600 feet
Summit Elevation10,677 feet
Vertical Drop2,077 feet
Chairlifts2 high-speed quads, 3 doubles, 2 Sunkid Wondercarpets
Trails79 Trails: 18% Beginner 46% Intermediate 36% Advanced
Terrain Parks3 Total: Night Rider (featuring lower rails and smaller features for developing skills), Rail Yard (off Headin' Home, featuring beginner and intermediate rails and boxes) and Liberation Park at summit as well has multiple jumps, rails, funboxes for advanced riders.
Glade SkiingFour glade (or tree trail) areas totaling 30 acres: Bear Glade, Elk Glade, Shane’s Glade and Eagle Glade. All are designated as advanced terrain.
Average Snowfall210 inches annually
Snowmaking52% of the mountain, 85% of Beginner Terrain

Night Skiing

Night skiing is offered on the front side of the mountain on select evenings and weekends from 4-8 p.m. for $24 (or $12 with a same-day ticket). Terrain includes 50 acres of groomed trails as well as a few terrain park features.

Night Skiing Schedule

 # Night Skiing Available
DECEMBER
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JANUARY
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11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
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FEBRUARY
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15 16 17 18 19 20 21
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MARCH
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8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
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29 30 31

Mountain Photography

Atmosphere Photos, located next to Guest Services at the base of the mountain, offers group or individual on-mountain photos and souvenirs. GoPro HD video cameras are available for rental through Atmosphere Photos.