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Red River

  Excellent runs of all types. Great snow, good lifts, great skiing. Says Mel.

The annual snowfall is more or less average at this ski hill. The white snow here turns exceptionally deep, 18 feet per winter, and that is sufficient for exceptionally nice depth. There's 290 acres of terrain, and all of it makes for great skiing. This ski mountain has an okay variety of ski slopes and sufficient great ski lifts to serve them all. The 7 different ski lifts here
    will get you up the slope effectively. This ski area has a much lower than average ratio of tough ski trails and a much higher than average percentage of easy ski slopes. Red River is a fine place for young and old with a lot of beginner
and intermediate ski trails for beginners. This ski resort has a drop from top to bottom of 1,600 feet; it's enough to get some decent time on the ski slopes between lifts. With a sum of 58 trails to ski on; it's a delightful assortment. Some folks prefer skiing and some snowboarding, either way, this vicinity has scores of ski hills. There's a ski trail map of Red River on this page for your reference. This is a more petite than average ski area featuring a medium  
drop compared to other US Rockies ski hills. The New Mexico hills in winter are something you canít miss in case you're interested in skiing and snowboarding. The snow blanketed hills of the Sangre De Cristo Mountains make for a wonderful sight. The Sangre De Cristo Mountains in wintertime is a wonderful site for skiing and snowboarding. This ski resort has a fine diversity of ski trails; it wonít leave anyone bored. The scenic splendor of the New Mexico mountains and the extremely good ski slopes have scores of snow people coming here. There are a number of glorious places to stay in close proximity to the base area, but do book a room previous to going because it is a very popular destination. The skiing and the snowboarding in New Mexico is so much fun the whole winter season. A good workout and just hanging out with your skiing mates will make you pleased you came.



Hotels Near Red River ski area, Sangre De Cristo Mountains, New Mexico

Best Western Rivers Edge, Red River
0 miles away
The Blake At Taos Ski Valley, Taos Ski Valley
6.9 miles away
Rio Hondo Condominiums, Taos Ski Valley
7 miles away
Columbine Inn And Conference Center, Taos Ski Valley
7.7 miles away
Econo Lodge Eagle Nest, Eagle Nest
13.7 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


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 Ski Areas Near Red River ski area:
Taos, New Mexico , 7 miles away
   2612 foot drop, 13 lifts, 110 runs
   51% Expert & Adv.
   25% Intermediate
   24% Beginner
Angel Fire, New Mexico , 20 miles away
   2077 foot drop, 7 lifts, 74 runs
   24% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   26% Beginner
Sipapu, New Mexico , 32 miles away
   1055 foot drop, 4 lifts, 31 runs
   40% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
Ski Santa Fe, New Mexico , 57 miles away
   1725 foot drop, 7 lifts, 69 runs
   40% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
Pajarito Mountain, New Mexico , 81 miles away
   1410 foot drop, 7 lifts, 37 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
 Whitewater Near Red River ski area:
Red River, -blank- County , 17 miles away, Class IV+ - 14 miles long (Highway 515 to Dunn Bridge)
Rio Grande, Taos / Rio Arriba County , 19 miles away, Class V - 6 miles long (Chiflo Campground to Little Arsenic Trail)
Whitewater Outfitter - Far FLUNG Adventures, Taos County , 19 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
 Trails Near Red River ski area:
Number 3 Lift Trail, Taos , 7 miles away
Lost Lake Trail, Taos , 7 miles away
Twining Blue Lake Trail, Taos , 7 miles away
 National Parks Near Red River ski area:
Fort Union National Monument, Watrous - NM , 48 miles away
Great Sand Dunes National Monument, Mosca - CO , 56 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Red River ski area:
Red Eagle Golf Course, Red River , 0 miles away
Valle Escondido Golf Course, Taos , 19 miles away
Angel Fire Resort Golf Course, Angel Fire , 20 miles away

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