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30 mi 49 km of descents 82 Featured Ski Lines

Easy Trails 7 Trails Intermediate Trails 30 Trails Hard Trails 68 Trails

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Featured Ski Lines in New Mexico - 82

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Favorite The Rotten Spine
Extremely Difficult

The Rotten Spine

0.1 mi 0.2 km • -362 ft Descent • -110.44 m Descent

(2) Taos Sk…, NM
Favorite Taos Ski Valley from near treeline in the North Peace trib
Difficult

The Peace Chute

0.8 mi 1.2 km • -1,855 ft Descent • -565.35 m Descent

(1) Taos Sk…, NM
Favorite March 7, 2018 ~ thin snowpack in the Taos range
Intermediate/Difficult

Hidden Chute

0.7 mi 1.1 km • -1,486 ft Descent • -452.85 m Descent

(1) Taos Sk…, NM
Favorite K9 Couloir
Difficult

K9 Couloir

0.3 mi 0.5 km • -917 ft Descent • -279.47 m Descent

(1) Taos Sk…, NM
Favorite Shredding
Difficult

Craig's Line

0.7 mi 1.1 km • -1,701 ft Descent • -518.33 m Descent

(1) Taos Sk…, NM
Favorite No fall zone ~ the harrowing traverse in the middle of the Ray of Light Couloir
Extremely Difficult

Ray of Light Couloir

0.4 mi 0.7 km • -1,178 ft Descent • -358.91 m Descent

(1) Taos Sk…, NM
Favorite Stable conditions during January 2016
Extremely Difficult

Wildy 3 ~ Eastern Philosophy

0.5 mi 0.8 km • -1,387 ft Descent • -422.79 m Descent

(1) Taos Sk…, NM

Ascents in New Mexico - 23

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3.7 mi 6.0 km #1Avalanche Ridge
Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Difficult
3.7 mi 6.0 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.8 mi 1.4 km #2Vorndran's Approach
Intermediate
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.4 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.6 mi 1.0 km #3Williams Lake Alternate
Easy/Intermediate
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Easy/Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
3.3 mi 5.3 km #4Bull of the Woods Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Easy/Intermediate
3.3 mi 5.3 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
3.5 mi 5.6 km #5Wheeler Peak North Ridge
Intermediate
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Intermediate
3.5 mi 5.6 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
2.8 mi 4.5 km #6Long Canyon
Intermediate/Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
2.8 mi 4.5 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
1.4 mi 2.2 km #7Simpson Peak - Wheeler Peak South Ridge
Extremely Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Extremely Difficult
1.4 mi 2.2 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
1.3 mi 2.1 km #8Lake Fork - Sin Nombre Ridge
Extremely Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Extremely Difficult
1.3 mi 2.1 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
1.4 mi 2.2 km #9West Simpson Saddle Approach
Intermediate/Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
1.4 mi 2.2 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.7 mi 1.2 km #10Mary's Mountain
Intermediate/Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
0.7 mi 1.2 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
1.9 mi 3.1 km #11Kachina Peak Main
Intermediate/Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
1.9 mi 3.1 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.7 mi 1.1 km #12Highline Ridge
Intermediate
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.8 mi 1.2 km #13Kachina Peak North Ridge
Intermediate/Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
0.8 mi 1.2 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
1.7 mi 2.7 km #14Lake Fork Primitive Route
Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Difficult
1.7 mi 2.7 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.2 mi 0.3 km #15Hiker Parking to Bavarian
Easy
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Easy
0.2 mi 0.3 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.6 mi 0.9 km #16Snowshoe Approach
Intermediate/Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
0.6 mi 0.9 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.9 mi 1.4 km #17Kachina Peak to Lake Fork Ridge Route
Intermediate/Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
0.9 mi 1.4 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.3 mi 0.5 km #18Lake Fork East Ridge
Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Difficult
0.3 mi 0.5 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.2 mi 0.3 km #19Patrol Hut Ascent
Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Difficult
0.2 mi 0.3 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.2 mi 0.3 km #20What's Mine Ascent
Difficult
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Difficult
0.2 mi 0.3 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
0.1 mi 0.2 km #21Wildy Bowl Crossover
Easy/Intermediate
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Easy/Intermediate
0.1 mi 0.2 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
2.6 mi 4.2 km #22Gavilan Trail #60
Intermediate
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Intermediate
2.6 mi 4.2 km Taos Ski Valley, NM
1.7 mi 2.7 km #23Williams Lake Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Taos Ski Valley, NM
Easy/Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Taos Ski Valley, NM

Photos of New Mexico - 106

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Rock hoppy fun in the sun in the Taos backcountry
Jan 24, 2018 near Taos Sk…, NM
Climbing to the goods in the Taos backcountry
Feb 10, 2018 near Taos Sk…, NM
K9 Couloir
Jan 16, 2018 near Taos Sk…, NM
Shredding
Feb 14, 2019 near Taos Sk…, NM
The first to climb Kachina Peak enjoy fresh April powder on Main Street, as the second group looks on from the skin track
Jan 16, 2018 near Taos Sk…, NM
March 7, 2018 ~ thin snowpack in the Taos range
Mar 7, 2018 near Taos Sk…, NM
Long Canyon just before sunrise on a cold December morning.
Feb 15, 2018 near Taos Sk…, NM
Top of Deception!
Oct 1, 2019 near Taos Sk…, NM

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