First Timer's Guide to Taos
Welcome to Taos Ski Valley, an independent ski resort located in the Sangre De Cristo range of the Rocky Mountains. You found us! Come enjoy a day of skiing like nowhere you have been before. We have true bluebird days, with hidden powder stashes all winter, amazing terrain filled with chutes, trees, hikes, and more, as well as the friendliest locals rating us number one in charm by Ski Magazine.
Our mountain is great for individuals, couples, and ski families. Your journey to Taos Ski Valley in the Rockies to experience the sport together and start a new family tradition of skiing in Taos Ski Valley. We are not like other resorts. We aim to make sure your snowsports family truly enjoys the essence of skiing in the Rockies so you tell ski stories for years to come.
things to do in taos
There’s a lot to do in Taos besides skiing. Depending on the month, we have hiking, snowshoeing, climbing, rafting, and more.
Our new ice-skating rink is fun for all ages and abilities. Skates are included! You can find the ice-skating rink in the Lower Plaza of Taos Ski Valley.
TAOS SKI VALLEY RESTAURANTS
Up in Taos Ski Valley, there is an array of restaurants to help fill you up after a day of outdoor winter sports. Enjoy local cuisine, American fusion, or European influence.
Head into town where there are many delicious options. Ask a local on the lift which is their favorite spot to get your stomach growling in anticipation. New Mexican cuisine is one-of-a-kind, and you should not miss out on being asked “Red or Green?”