Ski Apache New Mexico

Superb

4.7 / 5

based on 13 reviews

Trails

Beginner
18%
Intermediate
55%
Advanced / Expert
27%

Trail maps

Overview

Ski Apache is one of the top resorts in New Mexico. With 55 runs spanning 750 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!

Overall rating

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Superb

4.7 / 5

based on 13 reviews
CTChris T.
Superb!

5 / 5

Oct 21, 2017
BEAUTIFUL ski & snowboarding paradise. If you hit the mountain within a couple days of the snow storm, you will experience a gorgeous mountain with fluffy pow. The gondola takes you from the bottom to the top in about 10-15 minutes. Wonderful staff who are very welcoming and... More
RRachel
Superb!

5 / 5

Oct 25, 2013
I just think it's exellent it has everything you need I wanted to stay longer.
JJavier
Superb!

5 / 5

Aug 10, 2013
Closest to home. Very friendly and curteous staff. Slopes for all ski levels. Great lift capacity.
EEdward
Very Good!

4 / 5

Jun 30, 2013
Santa Fe is the next resort that I would have chosen for the same reasons as Ski Apache but not listed.
EEdward
Superb!

5 / 5

Mar 10, 2013
I selected Ski Apache due to the fact that it is located nearby. I like what it has to offer for all ages. I like the shopping in Ruidosa and all lodging accomodations that it has.
CCarolyn
Very Good!

4 / 5

Dec 27, 2012
I go to this resort (Ski Apache) because we have a home in the mountains in Ruidoso, NM. We live in Southern CA, so we usually go to Bear Mountain, Snow Valley, or Mountain High for day trips. We went to Mammoth Mountain this past January and the snow was awesome. We went to... More
JJoel
Superb!

5 / 5

Nov 18, 2011
It is a great town and not a total tourist town like many in Colorado. More locals than tourist.
GGilbert
Superb!

5 / 5

Oct 12, 2011
I live in Houston Texas and this is the closest mountain to us. I love skiing here the people are wonderful and the skiing is always terrific.
TTony
Very Good!

4 / 5

Apr 08, 2011
SkiApache is not for everyone. It's small and the conditions can be hit or miss but most of the time, it is not crowded and you can ski to your heart's content. Unfortunately, no ski-in ski-out. You will have to stay in town and drive to the mountain. But it's very reasonably... More
HHenry
Superb!

5 / 5

Aug 15, 2010
close by and has good snow, great shopping and casinos, a little bit of everything.

Lifts

Gondola & Tram
1
Quad Chairs
2
Triple Chairs
6
Surface Lifts
2

Elevation

Base
9,600 feet
Summit
11,500 feet
Vertical drop
1,900 feet

Terrain

Total runs
55
Terrain Parks
3
Longest Run
2 miles
Skiable Terrain
750 acres
Snowmaking Area
270 acres
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