Workers, chopper perform precise tasks at 12,000 feet
In a time before snowmobiles or snowcats, ski resorts relied on workers – equipped with shovels – to traverse mountainsides, patching animal tracks and smoothing out moguls in the art known as piste bashing.
TAOS – The name was known to only a few around Taos Ski Valley before November.
Kachina Peak to be accessible without hiking next season
VADITO (AP) — Ski season in New Mexico is about to get under way. The lifts at Sipapu Ski and… more »
Visitors who choose the winter months for a trip to Taos will enjoy a quieter vacation with fewer crowds than on summer days but still plenty of things to do – even off the ski slopes.
This may not be exactly accurate in the vernacular of weather forecasting, but think of the coming ski season as “Quién Sabe.”
Jaime Gomez got tired of sitting in the stands at the Outpost Ice Arena and watching her husband and kids… more »
Taos leads many lives, as an artistic center, a gateway to Taos Pueblo and starting point for rafting and skiing…. more »
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New Mexico has hit its stride as a ski destination, in part due to its dry, fluffy powder, sunshine and… more »
Whether gliding smoothly over forest trails, racing through a snowy meadow or just taking in the spectacular scenery, snowmobiling in… more »