Getting Here


Taos Ski Valley is nestled in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, where the Rockies begin. This part of Northern New Mexico offers spectacular scenery, meaningful exploration and exceptional outdoor recreation. The region draws the artsy, independent, curious and resourceful creating an unique community of passionate folks. Although Taos is seemingly off the beaten track, it is at the center of many adventures and is well worth the journey.

Air Service

  • Albuquerque International Sunport  is home to 7 major airlines and offers nonstop flights to 24 major cities 
  • Santa Fe Airport services two airlines with daily flights to Dallas/Fort Worth, Denver and Phoenix
  • Taos Regional Airport  currently services private and charter aircraft with a 5,800 ft runway, 75 ft width, 7,094 ft elevation, U0122.8, AWOS 132.975, RCO 122.25, FPO 129.975, 100LL, Jet-A, hanger available.

Also check out Taos Transportation for convenient airport shuttles >


Taos is located within close proximity to Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Denver and West Texas. (Map courtesy of )

Taos Regional Map

Driving Distances + Times:​

  • Albuquerque 152 miles | 2.75 hours
  • Amarillo 322 miles | 5.25 hours
  • Austin 895 miles | 14.25 hours
  • Colorado Springs 224 miles | 3.75 hours
  • Dallas 694 miles | 11.25 hours
  • Denver 312 miles | 5.25 hours
  • Durango 230 miles | 3.75 hours
  • El Paso 422 miles | 6.75 hours
  • Houston 1058 miles | 16.75 hours
  • Oklahoma City 579 miles | 8.5 hours
  • Phoenix 586 miles | 9 hours
  • Santa Fe 92 miles | 1.5 hours
  • Tulsa 740 miles | 11.5 hours

Taos County Map

Taos County is home to the Enchanted Circle, a magnificent scenic loop that encompasses the best of Northern New Mexico.(Map courtesy of )

Taos County Map

Town of Taos Map

The historic Town of Taos is like no other place. Steeped in over 1,000 years of history, Taos represents old, new and everything in between. Taos is home to the Taos Pueblo, a World  Heritage Site by UNESCO. (Map courtesy of Taos Ski Valley Chamber )

Town of Taos Map

Taos Ski Valley Map

Taos Ski Valley is only 20 miles from the historic town of Taos yet worlds apart in terms of climate, seclusion and natural beauty.