Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Sandia Peak

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Overall Rating: 3.2

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.8
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 45
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.9
  • Nightlife
  • 1.8

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 38%
  • Beginner
  • 62%
  • Families
  • 54%
  • Intermediate
  • 54%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 38%
  • Advanced
  • 23%

Helpful Highlights:

I'm shocked people are describing this "resort" as primarily being for beginners. I would describe it as the exact opposite. Their only one bunny slope wa...

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  • 4

    Sandia

    by jessestephens - 26th December 2010

    Pros: great place to learn, close to ABQ, cheaper than others near by

    Cons: Small, crowed

    If you live in Albuquerque or are visiting then Sandia is a nice place to ski. But if you are planning a ski vacation I would look else ware. This state has... Full review

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  • 4

    great for teaching the kids!

    by zurich - 24th March 2010

    Pros: perfect terrain to learn on and close to home

    Cons: by myself: 15 min up, 2 min down

    I learned here and am re visiting it with my kids. It's great for that, it's bunny hill. I've had a lot of fun playing with the family here but otherwise he... Full review

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  • 4

    Sandia under rated

    by pontiuspylate - 28th January 2010

    Pros: Close to Albq

    Cons: Terrain park is weak!

    Sandia is the most under rated hill in NM. It is great for a quick fix of snowboarding or skiing. Yes it's not the biggest but it's also not the most visi... Full review

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  • 2

    DO NOT SKI HERE

    by mothefoe18 - 28th October 2008

    Pros: none

    Cons: icy, small,

    the worst place to ski in new mexico, although it i close to albuquerque your better off driving to santa fe. Sandia is a very small place to snowboard and ... Full review

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  • 4

    Sandia Peak Review

    by anonymous_user - 9th March 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    Sandia Peak has had a good year (2007-2008) considering it is a La Nina year. Great snow the end of Feb and in March. The runs have been in good shape and t... Full review

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  • 4

    Sandia Peak Review

    by anonymous_user - 4th February 2007

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    Sandia just opened their new terrain park last week and its a good start. They are probably going to expand it over the season. 15" of new snow this week ... Full review

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