Taos Summer Sunset

Summer Operations Plan

What to Expect

Operations

CASHLESS RESORT:
Cashless transactions are required throughout the resort  

Plan

ESSENTIALS:
Carry your own water, sunscreen, snacks, etc.  

CSPs

MASKS:
Non-vaccinated individuals are required to wear properly fitting masks in all indoor spaces

 

open for summer

We are now open daily for scenic chair rides, mountain biking, Via Ferrata guided climbs, and eBike rentals! 

In alignment with the state of New Mexico, our COVID-Safe Practices remain in place. Please read below how we plan to keep the well-being of our staff, community, and guests front of mind through our summer season.  

current COVID County    Rating

Taos County is currently marked as turquoise based on the New Mexico COVID rating system. Counties at the Turquoise Level have reached the Green Level for two consecutive biweekly map updates. Green is defined as have both a new COVID-19 case incidence rate of no greater than 8 cases per 100,000 inhabitants during the most recent two-week period, and an average percent of positive COVID-19 test results over the most recent 14-day period less than or equal to 5%. 

View COVID-19 in New Mexico Map 

covid meter turquoise

modified operations

We’ll continuously monitor all guidelines and the effect of the coronavirus on the community, and may adjust any aspect of our business operations at any time in response. 

PLAN YOUR TRIP

This summer, it's easy to plan ahead for your trip to Taos Ski Valley. Tickets for mountain biking and the scenic lift can be purchased online. Please call to reserve a Via Ferrata climbing experience.  

WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU

As we have since the onset of the pandemic, we continue to use State health protocols as the foundation of our decision-making. After reviewing the New Mexico Public Health Order and the New Mexico COVID-Safe Practices please see our updated mask guidelines.

*Fully vaccinated are those who are two (2) weeks post their second Pfizer/Moderna shot or two (2) weeks post their one-shot Johnson & Johnson shot.

Indoor Public Spaces: Non-vaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask unless actively eating or drinking.

Indoor Public Spaces are spaces open to the public.

  • Admin Lobby
  • Restrooms
  • Taos Sports Rental and Retail
  • The Bavarian
  • Rhoda’s

READ MORE ABOUT NEW MEXICO'S CSPs

what to expect

Tickets

You can buy tickets online for mountain biking and scenic chair lifts through the end of the summer. 

Rentals

We have a fleet of mountain bikes and eBikes available to rent this summer on a first-come, first-served basis. EBikes are available through Taos Sports in The Blake and our mountain bikes can be rented from Kachina Sports.

INDOOR AREAS 

Non-vaccinated guests will be required to wear masks in public indoor spaces. 

CASHLESS RESORT 

The resort will be cashless, meaning payment for all dining, rentals, ticketing, and retail will be via credit, debit, or prepaid card only. A cashless approach will reduce contact during the payment process. Guests should be prepared to pay with their smartphones or with credit, debit, or prepaid cards. 

LIFT ETIQUETTE  

Please hold your lift/pass out away from your body as far as possible so our ambassadors can scan it. Remember: arrive together, ride together. 

LODGING 

COVID-Safe Practices are in still place. Consult the pre-arrival email for more details 

FOOD & BEVERAGE 

The Bavarian is open daily 11AM – 4PM. Rhoda's is open 8AM - 8PM Thursday - Monday.

EVENTS 

We are excited to once again host events. Check the event calendar for more information.

SPA 

We will offer a limited selection of spa services this summer based on the COVID county rating. Please visit our spa page for more information.  

STAFF 

All staff sign a conduct pledge and abide by New Mexico CSPs at all times.

TAOS & KACHINA SPORTS RETAIL 

Non-vaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask inside retail spaces.

DAYCARE 

This summer we are not offering our daycare services.  

TAOS GUEST PLEDGE 

We have asked all guests purchasing a season pass or a day ticket to sign our Taos Guest Pledge. See it here

VIA FERRATA 

Guided groups can include up to 5 people. Reservations must be made by calling 888.364.0467.

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