Ski Areas > US Rocky Mountains > Sipapu, New Mexico




  Sipapu is a small ski area boasting a more petite than average drop from top to bottom if compared to other US Rockies ski areas. Sipapu gets snowfall close to the local average every winter season. This ski resort has a reasonable assortment of trails and not too many lifts. There's 200 acres of skiing area, and all of it makes for good skiing. Sipapu has an average proportion of hard runs and an average percentage of blue and green trails. Sipapu has the greatest
    drop from top to bottom among ski areas in a 26 mile radius. There are 31 runs to pick from; there are more than enough runs for every ability. All of the 4 different ski lifts are enjoyable to take a ride with. Some exercise and
a chance to spend some time in the outdoors are delightful reasons to come. This ski hill gets covered by so much great snow, 16 feet every winter, and that is plenty for especially glorious coverage. You may have to settle for a hotel a bit far from the bottom area if you want to spend a night, and if you make reservations prior to departure, you're all set. Sipapu is a wonderful ski area with a lot of different slopes; it's not possible to get bored here.  
This ski resort has an elevation difference of 1,055 feet; Sipapu makes excellent use of it. The snow covered highlands of the Sangre De Cristo Mountains is a view worth seeing. The snowboarding and the skiing in New Mexico is loads of fun all through the winter. Whether you're skiing or snowboarding, in close proximity, you'll come across a lot of delightful places. The highlands of the Sangre De Cristo Mountains in winter are so pretty you won’t believe it. The New Mexico highlands in the wintertime are always wonderful for skiing and snowboarding. The striking attractiveness of the New Mexico hills and all the good trails make the spree here worthwhile.

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Hotels Near Sipapu ski area, Sangre De Cristo Mountains, New Mexico

Super 8 Taos, Taos
12.7 miles away
Days Inn Taos, Taos
12.8 miles away
Hampton Inn Taos, Taos
12.8 miles away
Quality Inn Taos, Taos
13.1 miles away
Taos Country Inn, Taos
14.3 miles away
Dreamcatcher B&B, Taos
14.3 miles away
The Historic Taos Inn, Taos
14.3 miles away
La Posada De Taos, Taos
14.3 miles away
Touchstone Inn, Taos
15 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


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These outdoors activities are available near Sipapu ski area.
 Ski Areas Near Sipapu ski area:
Angel Fire, New Mexico , 23 miles away
   2077 foot drop, 7 lifts, 74 runs
   24% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   26% Beginner
Taos, New Mexico , 26 miles away
   2612 foot drop, 13 lifts, 110 runs
   51% Expert & Adv.
   25% Intermediate
   24% Beginner
Ski Santa Fe, New Mexico , 27 miles away
   1725 foot drop, 7 lifts, 69 runs
   40% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
Red River, New Mexico , 32 miles away
   1600 foot drop, 7 lifts, 58 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   38% Intermediate
   32% Beginner
Pajarito Mountain, New Mexico , 60 miles away
   1410 foot drop, 7 lifts, 37 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
Sandia Peak, New Mexico , 80 miles away
   1700 foot drop, 6 lifts, 30 runs
   10% Expert & Adv.
   55% Intermediate
   35% Beginner
 Whitewater Near Sipapu ski area:
Whitewater Outfitter - Los Rios River Runners, Taos County , 12 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
Rio Pueblo, Taos County , 14 miles away, Class -blank- - 15 miles long (Rio Lucio to Confluence Rio Grande)
Whitewater Outfitter - Big River Raft Trips, Taos County , 14 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
 Trails Near Sipapu ski area:
North End Trail, Taos , 2 miles away
Comales Sheep Driveway, Taos , 4 miles away
Comales Trail, Taos , 4 miles away
 National Parks Near Sipapu ski area:
Santa Fe National Historic Trail, Santa Fe - NM , 36 miles away
Fort Union National Monument, Watrous - NM , 39 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Sipapu ski area:
Gemini Of Course, Chacon , 12 miles away
Taos Country Club, Ranchos De Taos , 14 miles away
Valle Escondido Golf Course, Taos , 17 miles away

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