Closed (end of season)
Season Start/End: 12/17 - 4/ 1
Elevation
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9031ft - 10441ft
Trails
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20%| 50%| 30%| 0%
Lifts
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6
Lift Tickets
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from US$35.00 to US$59.00
Complete list of skipass prices

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Pajarito Mountain, located on the eastern slope of New Mexico's Jemez Mountain Range, is open Fridays to Sundays, as well as on federal and Christmas holidays. The mountain has an impressive 10,440 foot summit elevation as well as a 1,440 vertical drop over 300 acres of skiable terrain. Pajarito sometimes serves up prodigous powder, and offers beautiful views of the Rio Grande Valley, and small crowds. Skiers and snowboarders have access to the mountain thanks to a quad lift, triple, 3 doubles and 1 rope tow. Sitting above Los Alamos in the Jemez Mountains, it was for years the private stash of scientists and their families but has been open to the general public for more than two decades. Pajarito offers rental services, retail facilities, a café dining option and a high quality snow sports school. 

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Offers ski, snowboarding, and telemarking lessons daily. Equipment and demo rentals.Dining facilities include a cafeteria, a bar, and a brown bag area in the base lodge.

Elevation

  • 10441ft
    Summit
  • 1410ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 9031ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 1
  • 3
  • 1
  • 6
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    20%

  • Intermediate Runs

    50%

  • Advanced Runs

    30%

  • Expert Runs

    0%

  • Terrain Parks

    2

  • Longest Run

    1 MILES

  • Skiable Terrain

    280 ac

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening Ski Season: 12/17/2013
  • Days Open Last Year: 21
  • Projected Closing Ski Season: 04/01/2014
  • Projected Days Open: 117
  • Years Open: 70
  • Average Snowfall: 163"

Pajarito Mountain Ski Area Reviews

  • k p


    • 5
    21st July 2014

    Full review

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


    • 5
    6th February 2012

    Full review

      Pajarito Mountain is truly a hidden gem in New Mexico. This area is not all that well known outside of Los Alamos,...
     
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Tourist Office

  • P.O. Box 155

    87544 Los Alamos

    New Mexico

    United States

    Phone: (505) 662-5725

    ski@skipajarito.com

Common Misspellings

  • Pajarita, Pajaritos, Pajaroto, Pajarrito

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