Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Pajarito Mountain Ski Area

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.6
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 46%
  • Beginner
  • 38%
  • Families
  • 69%
  • Intermediate
  • 69%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 54%
  • Advanced
  • 23%

Helpful Highlights:

This area is absolutly fantastic for intermediate and advanced skiers, boasting some of the most fun groomers and most challanging doubble-blacks in New Mex...

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  • 4

    Uncrowded, laid back

    by skibumkayaker - 6th January 2011

    Pros: no lift lines, great snow, lots of runs

    Cons: no beer/wine but you can bring your own

    Pajarito is a great family friendly area. Easy to get to from Santa Fe or Albuquerque. The West side has lots of steep runs, the east is easier. Not so g... Full review

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  • 2

    Not much variety

    by rsuminsby - 29th December 2008

    Pros: Nice place for families

    Cons: All runs have about the same pitch

    Visited here last winter with my family. The lift tickets were a bargain, and if you are teaching young kids to ski, this is probably a great place to brin... Full review

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  • 5

    Pajarito Ski Area

    by skibum40 - 27th December 2008

    Pros: Fun and inexpensive lift tickets

    Cons: Small area but worth it

    This is another one of the inexpensive ski areas that surprises you with fun, short runs. When the other ski areas are clogged with long lines on busy week... Full review

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  • 5

    Excellent place for a 1 or 2 day getaway.

    by Mmartinez28 - 22nd October 2008

    Pros: Great Pow, fun terrain, cheap, friendly staff.

    Cons: Limited days open, slow chairlifts, expensive food.

    Went to Pajarito 5 times last season. Every time was extremely fun. It really is a hidden Gem. There is virtually no lift lines on any chairlift. I can't ev... Full review

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  • 5

    Pajarito Mountain Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 24th February 2008

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    This is a great family getaway location. The resort host and staff we really friendly and courteous. The local people were also really friendly and welcomin... Full review

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  • 5

    Pajarito Mountain Ski Area Review

    by Kern Borlin - 12th January 2008

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    Wow, We have been skiing since the late 1960's and Pajarito has got to be one of the best experience we have had. Well groomed runs. Challanging Blacks. ... Full review

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