Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Ski Apache

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 19%
  • Beginner
  • 30%
  • Families
  • 43%
  • Intermediate
  • 37%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 16%
  • Advanced
  • 15%

Helpful Highlights:

Had a lot of fun skiing with the family, including my 3 year old. He had a blast and everyone was plesant...

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  • 4

    It is what it is

    by glowlite88 - 7th December 2009

    Pros: Mountain

    Cons: Lack of snow

    Ski Apache is a great mountain with terrain for all types of skiers, providing there is sufficient snow! I will not journey to Ruidoso unless there is at le... Full review

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  • 3

    It's convenient from El Paso

    by CycleSurfer - 4th December 2009

    Pros: Close to a desert

    Cons: Lots, when compared to Colorado and Utah areas

    I have been skiing at Ski Apache for years. Where else can you leave your home from a sunny desert, drive 3 hours door-to-door, and be skiing on a mountain... Full review

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  • 4

    It's a great place

    by Steep n Deep in NM - 2nd December 2009

    Pros: Plenty of variety of terrain (when there is snow)

    Cons: Inconsistant snowfall

    Ski Apache is a great place to ski. I have been skiing there since 1967. There is a great variety of terrain from gentle groomed to cruisers to scary steep ... Full review

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  • 1

    Sorry I drove there

    by brandonMarsico - 1st December 2009

    Pros: Big mountain

    Cons: NO SNOW

    This was by far the worst ski resort I have ever been to in my entire life. I drove up thanksgiving weekend as they had advertised they would be open. The... Full review

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  • 2

    Nice Mountain, no snow

    by SkiGalveston - 4th April 2009

    Pros: crowds, slow lifts, no snow

    Cons: nice mountain, good runs

    We went to Apache for many years and had always had a great time until we hit a snowless year. It seems the snow has left the area for many years now after ... Full review

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  • 4

    Fun had by all !

    by JB Dallas - 18th March 2009

    Pros: Friendly helpful staff

    Cons: None

    Just got back from a great couple of days of fun on the slopes. It was the first ski experience for my two kids, they actually exceeded my expectations by ... Full review

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