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Skiing & Snowboarding

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2015/2016 SKI SEASON

Fast Facts:

  • Average Annual Snowfall: 305 inches
  • Average Days of Sunshine: 300+ days
  • Trails: 110 Total
    24% Beginner, 25% Intermediate, 51% Expert
    Lifts: 13 Total
    4 Quad Lifts, 2 Triple Chairlift, 5 Double Chairlifts, 3 Surface Lifts
  • Base Elevation: 9,207 feet / 2805 meters
  • Kachina Peak Elevation: 12,481 feet / 3804 meters
  • Top of Highest Lift (Kachina) Served: 12,450 feet / 3795 meters
  • Vertical Drop:_2,612 feet / 796.13 meters (lift served)
    3,274 feet / 998.22 meters (with Kachina Peak lift)
  • Ski with the Ranger every Wednesday at 1:30pm by the Base Area Stage.
    Learn more of our history of Taos Ski Valley, explore new territory and learn more about the mountain!

Lift Tickets

Lift ticket office hours 8am-4:30pm 7 days a week.

• Lift tickets are sold by the day or discounts apply to purchases of 2+ days.
• ½ day passes begin and end at 12:30 pm
• For novice skiers tickets are available at a reduced rate for the beginners hill only.
• Children 6 and under ski free with a paying adult. Seniors 65-79 qualify for a Discounted Season Pass.
• Seniors 80 and over ski Free.
 
Age group classifications:
Child       Teen        Adult       Senior         Active
7-12         13-17      18-64       65-79        Military
 
2015/2016 RATES
Adult
Teen
Child
Senior
Single - 12/19/2015 - 3/27/2016
$86
$75
$55
$75
Multi-Day - 12/19/2015 - 3/27/2016
$82
$72
$52
$72
Half Day Regular - 12/19/2015 - 3/27/2016
 
$72
 
$57
 
$48
 
$57
 
Half Day Discount Season
11/26/2015 - 12/18/2015 
3/28/2016 - 4/3/2016
$63
$53
$48
$53

 

 

 

 

 


 

Half days begin and end at 12.30pm - Available only at Ticket Office

 


              

Adult SnowSports School

PERSONAL, CUSTOMIZABLE AND VERY AFFORDABLE
 
The Taos Snowsports school is a great way to get more out of your vacation and you can take advantage of it in many different ways. The Flagship of the Snowsports School is the Snowsports Week, but no matter how many days you will be skiing or riding here you should try one of our convenient offerings.
 
• $150 Snowsports Weeks
• Discounted PM Private Lessons
• Build-Your-Own Ski or Ride Groups and Snowsports Weeks
• Ask us about our Mountain Guide service!
Regardless of your age or skill level there’s no better way to discover the hidden secrets of Taos, than participating in the Ernie Blake Snowsports School.

 PRIVATE LESSONS
 
                       Before 1PM                           After 1PM
2 hours                $300                                     $200
3 hours                $450                                     $300
6 hours                $750                                      N/A

MORNING OR AFTERNOON GROUP LESSONS
• Levels 4 and above welcome.
• 2.5 hour lesson begins at 9:30am or 1pm daily
• $70/lesson
• Three lesson package $140
CLICK HERE TO BOOK ONLINE

YELLOWBIRD BEGINNER’S PROGRAM
(13 years and older)
While Taos earned its reputation as a haven for advanced skiers & boarders, there is no better place to learn to ski or snowboard. Our staff remembers what it's like to learn a new activity. You will learn from their creative and innovative approach to snowsports. Our beginner slopes and lifts are designed to help anyone learn to ski or snowboard. This package includes 5 hours of lessons, rentals (skis/snowboard, boots & poles ) and beginner lift ticket. Lessons begin at 9:30am.
 

                              Regular Season                         Discount Season
                              12/16/2015-3/28/2015          11/26/2015-12/18/2015(Thur-Sund only) &
                                                                                 3/28/2016-4/3/2016                                               
Full Day                          $120                                              $95
Two Day                         $190                                              $160
Half Day                         $ 95                                                    -
Add a Day                      $70                                                $65

 


GREENBIRD PACKAGE
• For those who have progressed past the Yellowbird program and are looking to build confidence beyond the Pioneer Glade Learning Area.
• This package includes one two-hour lesson, full area lift ticket and ski/board rentals.
• Choose either a 9:30am or 1pm lesson.
• Requires Snowsports School recommendation
• $135

NASTAR RACING CLINICS
• All levels welcome.
• 2.5 hour lesson
• Meets every Thursday at 12:45pm, conditions permitting.
• Half Day- $70

FOR ADDITIONAL PROGRAM INFORMATION AND TO REQUEST ADDITIONAL ADULT AND
JUNIOR REGISTRATION FORMS, PLEASE CALL (575) 776.2291 EXT. 2355 OR EMAIL US
AT snowsports@skitaos.org
 
All rates are subject to change without notice.
Questions? Call 1-866-968-7386 ext. 2355 or email Ernie Blake Snowsports School.
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