Start your winter tradition at Sipapu! New Mexico’s fastest growing ski resort is located 20 miles southeast of Taos and 2 hours north of Albuquerque. Sipapu offers family-friendly fun for all levels of skiers and snowboarders. 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. Experience one of the finest trout fishing regions in the state, an unforgettable whitewater rafting adventure or simply enjoy the refreshingly cool air and wildflowers of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Sipapu offers year-round fun and activities including fly fishing, disc golf, geocaching, hiking, camping, wildlife viewing and more!