Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Angel Fire Resort

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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

    Always a fun time!

    by mikejohnson - 10th February 2011

    Pros: Short lift lines, not crowded

    Cons: Little icy if no new snow

    Fun place to go for a few days. Little cheaper than some places. A lot of rental houses in the area to accommodate a group or large family. Not much of a... Full review

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  • 3

    Nice beginner mountain for the grandkids

    by Riverdog72 - 9th February 2011

    Pros: beginners program, friendly, competent staff

    Cons: LONG LIFT LINES Christmas and spring break, weak snow

    Nice place for the family and for kids to learn. Lift lines are brutal over the holiday and spring break. Compared to Taos, the mountain is very small and... Full review

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  • 4

    Angel Fire - great family weekends

    by snowstarvedTx - 26th July 2010

    Pros: Family freindly, compact, not cramped, not extreme

    Cons: Compact, Not extreme, nightlife

    Travel to Angel FIre at least once a year, from Texas - it fits a smaller budget as it is driveable for even a long weekend! Often use this to clean out the... Full review

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  • 4

    Love permitting

    by Harold Toes - 20th July 2010

    Pros: Family friendly and fun

    Cons: Snow could be better

    I consider myself a very experienced skier...been everywhere from Ruidoso to Europe. When I was younger, I needed the challenge of Utah. When I was single... Full review

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  • 5

    LOVE IT!

    by schuitoverbuiltnm - 9th April 2010

    Pros: epic snow, high speed quads, hike access backcountry

    Cons: little to no nightlife

    We ride Angel Fire quite often (6-10 days/season) but have not stayed slopeside in years. This past march had a chance to stay in the Angel Fire Resort Pro... Full review

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  • 5

    Best terrain park in New Mexico

    by donnie0004 - 23rd March 2010

    Pros: Great terrain parks, high speed lifts, terrain park lift.

    Cons: Crowded lines

    I've been boarding at Angel fire for about 7 years and I enjoy it a lot. The high speed lifts are really great. The back of the mountain has a lot of variet... Full review

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