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Address: 116 Sutton Pl, Taos Ski Valley, NM 87525
Phone Number: 575 776 2916
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Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activities: Skiing, Hiking
Description: Located at the southern tip of the Rocky Mountains in Northern New Mexico...
Located at the southern tip of the Rocky Mountains in Northern New Mexico, Taos Ski Valley is a world famous destination for riders and skiers of all ability levels. Taos is primarily know for its steeps but offers beginner & intermediate trails off the top of every single chair lift. For the advanced to expert skier/rider Taos offers some of the most challenging and varied terrain in the country, especially off its hike to ridges. The family vibe is also embodied in the quaint village of Taos Ski Valley. Not overdeveloped the resort offers a simple night life, lots of dining options, with everything in close proximity. If you are looking for more than skiing/riding check out the historic town of Taos just 18 miles down the road for a true vacation destination.
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Hiking trails to lake

We visited my cousin and we hiked up the trail at Taos Ski Valley! Awesome views as you travel from 10k elevation to a little over 11k. Great exercise with awesome views!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Lascassas, Tennessee, United States
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Lascassas, Tennessee, United States
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We visited my cousin and we hiked up the trail at Taos Ski Valley! Awesome views as you travel from 10k elevation to a little over 11k. Great exercise with awesome views!

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We went to Taos Ski Valley while visiting Taos this week. We took chair 4 up to the top and the kids enjoyed the ride up and being able to run around. I am giving it 4 stars more for the drive up to the ski resort from Taos more than the chair ride itself. It was a good time... More 

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Sherman, Texas
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

major construction, shutting down most businesses. call some of the restaurants to see if they're open, Before coming to ski valley, that is the best way to know if the roads exist

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Brielle, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I have been to Taos several times and have always had an excellent experience. The ski week, lodging, food and lessons is the absolute best way to ski Taos.

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Nixa, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

This was my first trip to Taos Ski Valley. I went on a long weekend ski trip with a few buddies and had a great time. The mountain was very diverse and there was more runs for average/novice skiers than first meets the eye. There were a good amount of green/blue runs and also plenty of challenging black and black... More 

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Catoosa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

A good 2 1/2 miles past the main compound at Taos Ski Valley, at an altitude of 10,200' with snow on the ground and a brand new ski lift steps from the inn, what's not to love about this place??? Other than the fact we stayed at the Bavarian during the off season, this would be the perfect place for... More 

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Pelham, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I have been coming to Taos for 9 years. I try to do at least one ski better week every year. And every year I am completely amazed just how good the ski school is. It is reputedly the best in the nation and I have experienced nothing that would make me doubt that. I have had ten different instructors... More 

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New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

of all my hikes in nm, the one at mile marker 11 across from old cabin was the best. also continue up road (driving) to twining road above the ski area when the snow is gone.

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I had heard much about the steep terrain at Taos and had wanted to ski here for years. We finally had our chance this spring and Taos delivered as promised! My boyfriend and I are pretty good skiers (we live in Colorado) and we thoroughly enjoyed the steep tree runs, hike-to ridges and of course, we took full advantage of... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Taos is new four letter word for steep! That's what my friend told me almost 10 years ago. It took me this long to finally ski in Taos. Oh boy he was right and why did I wait so long to come here? I went to enjoy spring skiing last weekend. Lift ticket was discounted and I really enjoyed steep... More 

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Additional Information about Taos Ski Valley

Address: 116 Sutton Pl, Taos Ski Valley, NM 87525
Phone Number: 575 776 2916
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos Ski Valley
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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