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Summer Activities

Beat the Heat at 9300 feet - Experience Taos Ski Valley in the summer

Summer in Taos Ski Valley is a breath of fresh air...literally. We offer so many great outdoor activities. Vacationing here in the summer will give you a new lease of life. Throughout the summer months the valley is alive with music performances and be sure to plan a visit for the Taos Mountain Music Festival in August.

Free Kidzone Care

Free Kidzone Care on Saturdays and Sundays more ››

Climbing

Whether you are a first time beginner or a seasoned veteran, come visit one of these pristine locations led by our professional, friendly, and experienced staff through an enjoyable experience where you can relax and climb with confidence. more ››

Chairlift Rides in Taos Ski Valley

This simple enjoyment includes breathtaking views of: Carson National Forest, The Town of Red River, New Mexico native vegetation, and grasses and surrounding mountains. Your senses will be enlightened with the fresh scent of wildflowers, crisp mountain air, sounds of gurgling streams, wild birds, the gentle mountain breeze, and more. more ››

Fishing

Join us for an adventurous fly fishing experience amidst the unsurpassed beauty of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains more ››

Guided Hikes and Full Moon Hikes

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Hiking

Some of the finest mountain scenery in the Southwest is found in the 1.5 million acres covered by the Carson National Forest including the Wheeler Peak Wilderness more ››

Horseback Riding and Llama Trekking

Horseback riding in Taos Ski valley will take you to unimaginable heights where you literally feel on top of the world. more ››

Mountain Biking

The world renowned ski area is also becoming well known for extreme mountain biking. With elevation changes that make your heart pump for joy, the rewards of the effort are heart stopping views and sick downhills. more ››

Music Festivals & Concerts

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Rafting

In the spring after over 300 inches of winter snowfall the rivers start to flow and attract rafting enthusiasts from afar. more ››

Hot Air Ballooning

Gently gliding on the soft desert winds into the Gorge in the basket of a colorful hot air balloon, with the Sangre de Cristo Mountains as a backdrop, this is the premier hot air balloon flight of the state of New Mexico. more ››

Trail Run

Saturday, August 2, 2014 :: Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico Join us for New Mexico's 10K high altitude challenge. http://www.taosskivalley.com/trailrun more ››

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