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Angel Fire Resort Skiing

Season Start/End: 9/12 - 19/3
2621m - 3254m
21%| 56%| 23%| 0%
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Host to the Shovel Racing World Championships and home of the Big Ol’ Texas Weekend, New Mexico’s Angel Fire Resort accommodates skiers and riders of all ages and abilities. The mountain features an abundance of trails with terrain parks and excellent tree skiing. 

The resort is located near Angel Fire, New Mexico and is home to terrain that spans over 560 acres. The base village sits at 8,600 ft and is host to multiple restaurants, ski rentals and ski schools. The ski area also features an extensive snow-making system.

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Rated at 21% beginner, 56% intermediate, and 23% advanced terrain, Angel Fire Resort features 80 plus trails, two terrain parks and thirty acres of tree skiing. For recreational racing, skiers and riders who want a challenge or groups interested in waging friendly competition, Angel Fire offers a Nastar giant slalom style course that is open to the public. Additional winter activities include snowmobiling, tubing, sledding, ice fishing, and sleigh rides. 

Nordic skiers will find 11.5 kilometers of terrain distributed across three trails; one beginner, one intermediate, and one advanced.

Angel Fire NM powder skier 2

Angle Fire Resort is an excellent year round mountain destination. Additional winter activities include snowmobiling, tubing, sledding, ice fishing, and sleigh rides.  The resort also provides lift accessed mountain bike trails during the summer.


  • 3254m
  • 633m
    Vertical Drop
  • 2621m


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  • Beginner Runs


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  • Advanced Runs


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  • Runs


  • Terrain Parks


  • Night Skiing

    20 ha

  • Longest Run

    5 km

  • Skiable Terrain

    227 ha

  • Snow Making

    93 ha

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening: 09/12/2016
  • Days Open Last Year: 101
  • Projected Closing: 19/03/2017
  • Projected Days Open: 101
  • Years Open: 51
  • Average Snowfall: 533cm

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Angel Fire Resort Reviews

  • Renee Moreland

    • 2
    29th December 2016

    Full review

      Only 6 runs open. All runs dumping into a green that has a steep spot with ice. Turned off my beginner skiers...
  • Tiffany Williams

    • 1
    7th June 2016

    Full review

      Do not ski at this resort. My son broke his arm. I hurt my knee very badly. This resort is horrible. BTW...

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The Lodge at Angel Fire Resort

Our hotel offers your choice of spacious rooms and suites, just steps from the Chile Express chairlift at the hub of Angel Fire, N...
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