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Covid Details

Get all the COVID-19 information you need to know before you go. All information is provided by the resort and updated regularly as processes and policies change.

Reservations

Resort policies and procedures.

Is a reservation required for lift access
No

Lift Reservation URL

Is a reservation required for parking
No

Base Lodge(s)

Are the base lodge(s) open
Yes

Are there rules/restrictions at the base lodge(s)
Yes

Are masks required
Yes

Base Lodge Regulation

3.21, LET’S GET THERE TOGETHER

To help make your winter trip to Angel Fire as fun and easy as 3 – 2 – 1, and to help us get to our season closing date of 3.21, here are some things to keep in mind as you plan your trip:

  • Mask up when in any public space, both indoors and out.
  • Reserve your tickets, rentals, and lessons online in advance.
  • Ride the lift only with your own party.
  • Arrive at the mountain early.
  • Practice social distancing in all public areas and keep 6 ft. between yourself and others.
  • Be patient, be courteous, be kind.

Lift Regulations

Are there COVID-19 rules/restrictions on lifts
Yes

If lift capacity is less than 100%, please specify amount
25%

Lift Regulations

LIFT TICKETS

• If you are a member with skiing privileges, a season pass holder, or a 4 or 6-pack holder, no reservation is needed for the duration of the ski season.

• The mountain will be operating at LIMITED capacity. It is recommended to arrive early.

• For peace of mind, we highly encourage advanced online booking if you are not a member, a season pass holder, or a 4 or 6-pack holder.

• If you are not a member with skiing privileges, a season pass holder, or a 4 or 6-pack holder, advanced online booking is required for the following holiday periods:
Dec. 19-Jan. 6, Jan. 15-19, Feb. 12-15, Mar. 13-20

• Platinum Members in good standing will still have direct to lift access with their Platinum Membership card.

• Premium members: Please call 800-633-7463 to reserve your rentals and lessons or to purchase lift tickets for friends and family.

• Face coverings are required and must be worn in all public spaces

Dining Regulations

Are there COVID-19 rules/restrictions for on-mountain dining
Yes

Dining Indoors
No

If available at less than 100% capacity, please specify %
25%

Dining Regulations

• All Angel Fire dining will be operating at limited capacity.

  • No indoor dining, omnly outdoor dining at 25% capacity

• Face coverings are required and must be worn in all public spaces when not seated at your table.

• Take-out, online ordering, home delivery, and room service at The Lodge will be available. See link below for more details.

Ski School

Are there COVID-19 rules/regulations for ski school
Yes

Ski School URL

Ski School Regulations

SKI SCHOOL

• All children's group lessons are by reservation only. Reservations must be made no less than 5 days from arrival and will sell out quickly! No walk-up reservations will be taken.

• For the 2020-2021 season, all Level 4-9 adult group lessons are available in private format only.

• For peace of mind, we highly encourage booking your adult group lessons in advance online.

• Reservations for adult group lessons will be required for the following holiday periods:
Dec. 19-Jan. 6, Jan. 15-19, Feb. 12-15, Mar. 13-20

• All private lessons must be booked in advance by phone at (800) 633-7463.

• All lessons will comply with current New Mexico Department of Health guidelines.

• Parents will not be permitted inside the Children’s Ski and Snowboard Center to meet and exceed all current New Mexico Department of Health guidelines.

• All children attending group lessons at Children’s Ski and Snowboard Center must bring a medium sized backpack to hold personal belongings throughout the day.

• All children must have at least one face covering over the mouth and nose consistent with outdoor temperatures and conditions.

Ski Rental Legend

Are there COVID-19 rules/regulations for ski rentals
Yes

Ski Rental URL

Ski Rental Regulations

SKI AND SNOWBOARD RENTALS

• Reservations are required for the following dates:
Dec. 19-Jan. 6, Jan. 15-19, Feb. 12-15, Mar. 13-20

• For all other dates, we highly encourage booking your rentals in advance online to save time and money.

• To help maintain social distancing, we recommend the following:

- If you are lodging in Angel Fire and not taking lessons, please book your rental equipment with Winter Sports.
- If your rentals are part of an adult ski school lesson package OR children's or adult private lesson, please book your rental equipment with Slopeside Sports.
- Rentals for children's group lessons will be picked up at check-in at the Children's Ski and Snowboard Center.

Transportation

Are there rules/restrictions on public transportation
Yes

Transportation Regulations

PARKING & TRANSPORTATION

• The Green, Blue, and Black Parking Lots will be open.

• Shuttles will be operating at 50% capacity.

• We encourage guests to drop-off in the Aspen Cul-de-sac to reduce shuttle ridership.

• Face coverings are required and must be worn during transport.

Lodging Legend

Are there COVID-19 rules/restrictions on lodging
Yes

Percent Logding Capcity'
50%

Lodging Regulations

LODGING

• Angel Fire Lodging will be operating at LIMITED capacity.

• For peace of mind, we highly encourage booking your lodging far in advance.

• Face coverings are required and must be worn in all public spaces.

Elevation

  • 10677ft
    Summit
  • 2077ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 8600ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 2
  • 0
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 7
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    22%

  • Intermediate Runs

    56%

  • Advanced Runs

    22%

  • Expert Runs

    0%

  • Runs

    81

  • Terrain Parks

    2

  • Night Skiing

    50 ac

  • Longest Run

    3 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    560 ac

  • Snow Making

    230 ac

Overview

Host to the Shovel Racing World Championships and home of the Big Ol’ Texas Weekend, New Mexico’s Angel Fire Resort accommodates skiers and riders of all ages and abilities. The mountain features an abundance of trails with terrain parks and excellent tree skiing.

The resort is located near Angel Fire, New Mexico, and is home to terrain that spans over 560 acres. The base village sits at 8,600 ft and is host to multiple restaurants, ski rentals and ski schools. The ski area also features an extensive snowmaking system.

Where Is Angel Fire Resort Located?

Angel Fire ski resort is near two major airports: Albuquerque International Sunport Airport (ABQ) and Santa Fe Municipal Airport (SAF). There’s also an airport three miles from the resort: Angel Fire Airport (AXX). Shuttle services and rental cars are available from all major airports.

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Terrain

Rated at 21% beginner, 56% intermediate and 23% advanced terrain, Angel Fire Resort features 80 plus trails, 3 terrain parks, including a boarder cross/ski cross course, and 30 acres of tree skiing. The area receives 210 inches of snow per year, and snowmaking happens on 52% of the mountain (85% of the beginner terrain). Seven lifts service the runs and its 2,077 feet of vertical drop. Base elevation is 8,600 feet, and summit elevation is 10,677 feet.

Nordic skiers will find 12 kilometers of terrain at the Angel Fire Resort Nordic Center distributed across three trails: one beginner, one intermediate and one advanced. Snowshoeing is also allowed on these trails.

Angel Fire Resort is an excellent year-round mountain destination. Additional winter activities include snowmobiling, tubing, sledding, ice fishing and sleigh rides. The resort also provides lift-accessed mountain bike trails during the summer. Other summer activities include ziplining, golfing, scenic chairlift rides, tennis and playing in the lake.

Advanced skiers should hike to C-4 trail, which is a black diamond trail featuring a 1,000-foot vertical drop. Angel Fire is the only New Mexico resort to offer night skiing as well as night access to the terrain parks.

Breakfast

  • The Bakery & Café at Angel Fire serves breakfast all day long, and you can even order food to go if you’re in a rush. 3420 Mountain View Boulevard, Angel Fire, NM 87710

Lunch

  • Hail’s Holy Smoked BBQ specializes in Texas-style BBQ, smoked over a blend of oak, hickory, apple and mesquite. 3400 -F Mountain View Boulevard, Angel Fire, NM 87710

Dinner

  • Mikuna Grill features Peruvian favorites as well as twists on comfort foods. 48 N Angel Fire Road, Angel Fire, NM 87710

Après/Nightlife

  • Enchanted Circle Brewing Company has live music on Saturdays as well as craft beers on tap. 20 Sage Lane, Angel Fire, NM 87710

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing12/11/202103/21/2021
  • Days Open Last Year
    101
  • Projected Days Open
    100
  • Years Open
    55
  • Average Snowfall
    210"

Gallery: Angel Fire Resort

Angel Fire Resort Reviews

Martin Delon
25th March 20215
Awesome place to take the family.Full review
Kiki Windsor
25th March 20215
I love this place. I'm an intermediate skier, but I stopped skiing years ago because of all the hassle with big ski...Full review
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