Angel Fire Resort

Closed
Angel fire resort
Jack Lee
SnowPak Local Insider
Jack Lee
SnowPak review
3.9
Customer reviews
3.7

Overall

3.9
Angel Fire Resort is one of the top resorts in New Mexico. With 81 runs spanning 560 acres, it is well worth a visit if you find yourself in the area. To give you a snapshot of the resort, we've put together a comprehensive list of key statistics, including mountain profile, lift system, historical opening and closing dates, and ticket pricing. Make sure you read the reviews left by skiers and riders who've experienced it first hand, and check out how they rate the resort!

17/18 Historical Snowfall

Angel Fire Resort vs
Angel Fire ResortCloudcroft
beginner21 %28 %
intermediate56 %32 %
advanced23 %32 %
expert-8 %
total runs81 25
ski area560ac 74ac
summit elevation10,677ft 9,100ft
total lifts7 3
child lift ticketFree $35
adult lift ticket$77 $45

Angel Fire Resort Reviews

How well the resort caters for beginner skiers / boarders

Beginners

How well the resort caters for intermediate skiers / boarders?

Intermediates

How well the resort caters for advanced skiers / boarders

Advanced

How accessible and convenient it is to get to this resort from a major destination

Accessibility

Quality of the off-piste terrain

Side/Backcountry

Overall value for money of the resort

Value for money

Quality of lifts, lift speed and lift layout in the resort

Lifts

Quantity and quality of the snow

Snow

How uncrowded is the resort

Uncrowded

Après ski and dining options

Town

Services and facilities e.g. child care, tubing, health care, equipment hire

Facilities

How family friendly is this resort?

Family Friendliness
DJDaniel J.
expert snowboarder
Good!

3.5 / 5

Nov 24, 2017
I had an overall good time here. The locals were friendly and majority of employees were helpful. The layout of the mountain is fun and caters more towards the intermediate rider with some steeper stuff if you get into the trees. When there is enough snow look for the bike trails... More
KDKyle D.
intermediate snowboarder
Average!

2.2 / 5

Nov 17, 2017
Was a decent mountain. Was super packed when I went lift lines were 20-30 minutes long. Snow wasn't that great as it is so far south. Worth a visit though... More
RFRyan F.
advanced skier
Average!

3.4 / 5

Nov 13, 2017
For the time that I was there I definitely could not have explored enough of the place. From what I did see it was an awesome experience trails were well groomed and like I said before there is so much that I saw that I wished I had more time to be able stay.... More
BRBrandon R.
intermediate snowboarder
Very Good!

4.2 / 5

Nov 09, 2017
Never been skiing in New Mexico. Have always wanted to, would be great for a getaway weekend. Only being 8 hours away would love to see Angel Fire. Would definitely be great ski season. Looking like the snow fall will be great. ... More
BPBrennan P.
intermediate snowboarder
Superb!

4.6 / 5

Nov 07, 2017
Absolutely loved this resort. Went a couple years ago and already have a trip planned this up coming year. I usually go with some friends or family every year and it is by far one of the best package for resorts price and trails. It’s closer to Texas where I’m from so for the... More
LLisa
advanced skier
Very Good!

4.2 / 5

Nov 07, 2017
Very family friendly. Need to update their lodge to accommodate more crowds. Crowded on three day weekends. Great for intermediate skiers and snowboarders. Snowboarders seem to love this resort. Not a lot of options for those preferring extreme skiing.... More
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