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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  • 4

    Great spring snowboarding

    by mnbosch - 31st March 2010

    Pros: Great downhill terrain

    Cons: Long lift lines on weekends

    I've been boarding at Santa fe for 3 years now and I love it. They have terrain that is great for boarders of all skill levels. The spring skiing this year ... Full review

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  • 4

    2010 - Great Spring Snow

    by ftnichols - 22nd March 2010

    Pros: Terrain mix, GREAT SPRING SNOW, Kids ski school.

    Cons: Food choice, No rooms on mountain, cust service.

    Over all great trip. Kids ski school was well organized, great bunny slopes for new skiers. Has a great 21 inch spring dump. We were there for Spring Break.... Full review

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  • 5

    The Backcountry???

    by NambeRipper - 20th March 2010

    Pros: The local stashes/closed terrain

    Cons: Crouds on weekends

    I don't get how supposed expert skiers complain about the lack of challenging terrain here..and who cares about food!!! Real skiiers know it's all about the... Full review

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  • 2

    Slowest Lift, Best Food

    by markiemark - 15th March 2010

    Pros: Best Food of any ski area

    Cons: Slow Lift, Ski Patrol only slows "in control" skiers and riders

    Start, Stop, Start, Stop, Start, Stop the main lift must have stopped 12 times on the way up. They have to get something in place to get this handled. Don't... Full review

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  • 4

    Update for 2010

    by skibum40 - 10th February 2010

    Pros: Great snow, everything open

    Cons: poor customer service

    Looks like this year all the New Mexico ski areas are rocking with snow and it is all great skiing. Santa Fe is a great mountain when the base gets above 5... Full review

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  • 1

    Theft problems at this ski area

    by ILUVSNOW - 3rd January 2010

    Pros: easy drive from ABQ or SF

    Cons: Theft, bad snow, bad food, overzealous ski patrol

    In my first two visits to this ski area, I saw one man standing at the racks who's skis had just been stolen, and then my son's snowboard was stolen. When ... Full review

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