Uphill at Taos Ski Valley

Uphill Policy


Uphill Skiing is offered only as a guided experience on designated routes. Meet at the base of Lift 1 at 7am any day of the week to go up with Ski Patrol. You must have a valid pass or ticket for the day. Ticket holders will need to get a valid ticket the day before, as ticket windows will not be open yet. Resort Ambassadors will scan tickets of the group. Waivers will be pre-printed and in the bottom of 1 lift shack. All non-TSV passholders (Ikon and tickets) will need to sign the waiver. It is not allowed during operating hours or outside of these terms. It can be canceled at any time for the safety of daily operations. 

During this time the New Mexico Ski Safety Act duties of ski area operators will not apply to the skiing area or any persons skiing/riding on the terrain. All such skiers/riders will legally assume all risks of injury or death while participating, including avalanche risk and all inherent risks such as, but not limited to, snow conditions, terrain, trees, natural and man-made objects, variations in terrain and the operation of ski area vehicles such as, but not limited to snowcats, snowmobiles, trucks, and other vehicles. Private motorized vehicles, including snowmobiles are prohibited from access. Markings, warnings, signage ski patrol or other rescue assistance, and all other ski area operator duties und NMSSA are not provided by the ski area except during winter ski area operations.

All winter sports activities, such as (but not limited to) skiing, snowboarding, tubing and sledding are prohibited before and after operating hours due to safety concerns and pre and post season due to safety concerns.

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