Start your family’s ski vacation tradition at Sipapu Ski & Summer Resort. Located 20 miles southeast of Taos and about two hours north of Albuquerque, sipapu offers family friendly, affordable fun for all levels of skiers and snowboarders. With one centrally located base area, plus slopeside lodging, Sipapu is convenient, accessible and budget-friendly.
Established in 1952, Sipapu is well-known for being the first ski resort in New Mexico to open for the season. Surrounded by the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and Carson National Forest, on-site amenities include lodging, a full-service ski shop, ski and snowboard school and riverside dining. For more information, visit

43 trails     6 lifts     4 terrain parks     205 skiable acres


When the snow melts, Sipapu is the perfect blend of quiet, laid-back style and family-friendly activities. Sipapu offers year-round fun and activities including fly fishing, disc golf, geocaching, hiking, camping, wildlife viewing and more. Utilize Sipapu as your basecamp for regional adventures such as abundant fly fishing, white water rafting, and off-roading.