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

    best in the southwest

    by abegold - 18th February 2009

    Pros: terrain, no flats, expert mountain, ski school

    Cons: far from town, sometimes lacking in snow

    This is a superb mountain with advanced terrain and no flat areas to traverse. Not a mountain for beginners but the ski school is excellent. Food is very go... Full review

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  • 5

    great place

    by flybob - 26th December 2008

    Pros: wow what a place

    Cons: people driving the shuttles

    What a outstanding ski mountain. Wonderful first time experience on the slopes, 12 inch dump on our first day there. Go there and have a blast but drive u... Full review

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  • 5

    Epic Skiing

    by huwie - 7th February 2013

    Pros: Steep, Great Snow, Short Lift Lines

    Cons: None

    First time to Taos this past Monday (Feb 4th). Epic experience. The terrain there is fantastic...easily the best I've ever skied. They say Taos is a four... Full review

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  • 5

    Taos Ski Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 12th December 2007

    Pros:

    Cons:

    Skied there many times. Lack of boarders is a plus. Terrain is great, no flats at all. When Taos has enough snow it the best in the southwest. The town of T... Full review

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  • 5

    Taos Ski Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 4th March 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    Just got back from another great trip. Been 6 times now and I live on the East coast. Like others say this is a place to ski, and ski hard- the conditions t... Full review

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  • 5

    yes

    by shambala14 - 9th September 2010

    Pros: everything I (I only care about the skiing) care about

    Cons: The snow melts for the summer

    I could ski Taos everyday and not get tired of it. I don't understand the only 15% beginner recommendation; with their ski school you won't be worrying abou... Full review

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