Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Taos Ski Valley

Planning a ski trip to Taos Ski Valley? 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 Taos Ski Valley 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 Taos Ski Valley 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: 4.1

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.8
  • Nightlife
  • 2.8

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 33%
  • Beginner
  • 7%
  • Families
  • 34%
  • Intermediate
  • 28%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 29%
  • Advanced
  • 38%

Helpful Highlights:

We keep coming back every year. The snow was not what it was last year...which I actually found great, for some reason it scared a lot of people away. All...

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  • 5

    Taos Ski Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 30th December 2007

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    Flew up on Sunday, flew back on wednesday morning. Stayed in the Taos Ski Valley Ski Village. Absolutely awesome 3 day vacation. We have 2 teenagers (19,15)... Full review

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  • 5

    Taos Ski Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 23rd January 2007

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    I visited Taos as a 1st time skier and almost soiled my britches when I looked up the mountain. Only had 2 days in Law School to ski from Louisiana and I s... Full review

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  • 5

    Taos Ski Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 27th November 2006

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    Taos is absolutely the best. It effortlessly combines very polite and courteous service, an excellent ski school including group and private lessons, and is... Full review

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  • 5

    They do it right

    by rt - 4th December 2008

    Pros: great ski school

    Cons: very challenging for beginners

    Took the family here for spring break. Crowds were heavy as expected, but this place handled it like pros. Was the first time skiing for the kids. Kids S... Full review

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  • 5

    Amazing ski area

    by drdevon - 17th March 2010

    Pros: Terrain, easygoing culture, no lift lines to speak of, great ski school, unpretentious

    Cons: good beginner stuff hard to get to, limited night life

    Taos is where I learned to ski (at the award winning Blake Ski School) and its casual approach, mild weather and dry powder are an unbeatable combination. ... Full review

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  • 5

    Taos Ski Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 10th January 2008

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    Taos is a gem among ski areas. It is a throwback to when ski areas were for SKIIERS. I love the fact that the resort is snowboard free. The town has a uniqu... Full review

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