Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Ski Santa Fe

Planning a ski trip to Ski Santa Fe? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Ski Santa Fe stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Ski Santa Fe review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 38%
  • Beginner
  • 36%
  • Families
  • 55%
  • Intermediate
  • 51%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 36%
  • Advanced
  • 40%

Helpful Highlights:

The Santa Fe Ski Basin staff are absolutely the best in the business. After a long day of great skiing, I fell and injured myself. Their medical staff wer...

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  • 5

    Excellent Skiing and Best Staff

    by Daniel Hudson - 3rd March 2014

    Pros: Great Runs, Excellent Staff

    Cons: Cost of lift Tickets

    The Santa Fe Ski Basin staff are absolutely the best in the business. After a long day of great skiing, I fell and injured myself. Their medical staff wer... Full review

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  • 3

    Fails to Live Up to Potential

    by jasonbuchta - 22nd January 2014

    Pros: Grooming, Snow Conditions

    Cons: Crowds, Ticket Prices, Lack of High Speed Lifts

    Ski Santa Fe is an area that has quite a bit of potential but that is held back by the owners. This area draws the biggest crowds in New Mexico and charges... Full review

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  • 2


    by Michael Gibson - 12th December 2013

    Pros: Small and family friendly

    Cons: Cost of lift ticket

    70 dollar lift tickets is outrageous!!! It would be better to drive a few extra hours to Southern Colorado where there are bigger mountains with cheaper lif... Full review

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  • 4

    “Beautiful views, great runs, small resort, but only by Western US standards!”

    by alanmoroney - 9th March 2013

    Pros: Snow quality, friendly staff, tree skiing - Santa Fe city!

    Cons: lack of safety bars on lifts

    Santa Fe is a wonderful medium sized town (about 65,000 people), all walkable. It has some of the oldest buildings in The USA and great shopping and food an... Full review

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  • 5

    Best in South/Central NM

    by Anelizk88 - 10th February 2013

    Pros: Nice grooming, great for beginners & families, affordable

    Cons: long winding drive up, quite a walk from the parking lot

    If you're a skier & from Albuquerque, Santa Fe or Rio Rancho, this is probably the best "resort" in the area. Don't waste your time w/Sandia, or Ski Apache... Full review

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  • 4

    Great grooming

    by tjack549 - 15th March 2012

    Pros: Friendly staff, well-groomed runs

    Cons: slushy

    Ski Santa Fe is a great resort overall. We have been there repeatedly due to their great service and friendly attitudes. We used their ski school in 2010 ... Full review

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