Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Red River

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Overall Rating: 3.3

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 46.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.9
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 28%
  • Beginner
  • 32%
  • Families
  • 39%
  • Intermediate
  • 39%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 21%
  • Advanced
  • 11%

Helpful Highlights:

This was my husband's and my children's first ski adventure. I had not been skiing in 20 years and had only been to Colorado as a kid so was not sure what ...

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  • 3

    First visit to Red River, Second trip to Enchanted Circle

    by Cookncrew - 1st January 2011

    Pros: Excellent ski in ski out Wyndam, good snow, friendly town

    Cons: extreme cold, beg runs not open for kids, limited good food

    Late snow fall no fault of the ski area, weather was very cold for spring skiiers from AZ, Capos resturant food and service is over rated and pricy, Old Tym... Full review

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  • 2

    Fair to Midland

    by ebbyworld - 19th December 2010

    Pros: Small Town Area. Peaceful

    Cons: Not much to do. Below Avg skiing. Boring. Bad Snow. Give me Colorado

    Small Town Area. Covered in one afternoon. Little shopping. If you want rest and nothing to do then this is your spot. 2 or 3 fair places to eat. Noth... Full review

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  • 3

    Not that many runs

    by 61Logan - 21st October 2010

    Pros: It has an okay terrain park, Not many people, good place to learn

    Cons: Small! Small! Small! Not many challenging runs

    I went to Red river over Ney years. I had heard a lot of people from my town talk about how fun it was so I was excited to go. But when i got there I real... Full review

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  • 5

    Red River Ski Area

    by mc5601 - 14th September 2010

    Pros: Good Intermediate Skiing, Cool town, Family Atmosphere

    Cons: Not a ton of nightlife for young adults, few expert slopes

    My family and I have been to Red River 2 of the last three years and have loved it. We have been skiing at Angel Fire and in Colorado and Red River offers t... Full review

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  • 3

    Ouch, popsicle

    by Wjaremko - 13th July 2010

    Pros: Open, Groomers, Bars

    Cons: the Skiing, Terrain, Trees, conditions

    Although I've only been 3 times in my life, it's been icey every single time, and usually when other places seem to have okay conditions, red river has just... Full review

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  • 5

    We love Red River

    by Redfield - 15th March 2010

    Pros: Very friendly area, great skiing

    Cons: umm, can't really think of any

    Before Christmas we went to Red River and stayed at the Copper King. Staff at Copper King very friendly and helpful. Wildlife plentiful (mule deer and malla... Full review

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