Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Angel Fire Resort

Planning a ski trip to Angel Fire Resort? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Angel Fire Resort stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Angel Fire Resort review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 30%
  • Beginner
  • 42%
  • Families
  • 64%
  • Intermediate
  • 64%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 32%
  • Advanced
  • 24%

Helpful Highlights:

I really liked Angel Fire. I can't pinpoint it but there was something about it that made you feel extremely comfortable. On the slopes, the restaurants, ...

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  • 4

    Great time

    by jskoksal - 21st February 2012

    Pros: lift lines, snow

    Cons: food

    Loved our visit Feb. 15-17, 2012. Angel Fire provides the most fun and best convenience of any resort I know. I love AF! Families should go to Angel Fire... Full review

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  • 4

    Fun, sometimes underrated

    by jasonbuchta - 3rd February 2012

    Pros: Terrain, Lack of crowds, family friendly

    Cons: Parking, day facilities at the base

    Angel Fire is sometimes overshadowed by Taos, but actually serves the less experienced skiier much better than its nearby, better known neighbor. First off... Full review

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  • 2

    Almost, but not quite there.

    by - 24th January 2012

    Pros: uncrowded off peak days

    Cons: poor/no grooming

    Our family (2 middle age parents, 2 pre-teen kids) dropped by AF for a single day of skiing on our way home(Texas) from three days skiing at Purgatory/Duran... Full review

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  • 1

    Grooming an trail maintenance

    by nmsnoworks - 25th November 2011

    Pros: Good terrain-park. Great Tpark staff

    Cons: rough runs for beginner, intermediate skiers

    Snowcat and grooming operations is a big bizz for most ski resorts these days. With each snowcat costing in the ballpark of $230,000,00, an diesel usage rit... Full review

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  • 5

    My favorite mountain

    by joshohhh - 25th August 2011

    Pros: Great terrain parks, fast lifts, and variety of runs!

    Cons: Ive seen better snow.

    My favorite mountain of all time. I love the fast lifts and the fact you will never run out of new trails to try. they have three seperate terrain parks t... Full review

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  • 4

    Fun Place

    by misplacedTexan - 18th August 2011

    Pros: Truly great runs, high speed lifts

    Cons: Short ski season, unreliable snow

    Unless you are going in the middle of February, do not plan a trip to Angel Fire months in advance, because you cannot guarantee there will be snow covering... Full review

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