Sandia Peak Ski Area is a family area located in the Cibola National Forest, approximately 30 minutes from Albuquerque. The Ski Area offers an excellent learning environment for the novice skier and boarder as well as some of the longest cruising terrain available in New Mexico. The Ski Area offers 30 trails, serviced by 4 chairlifts and a children’s mitey mite. “The Scrap Yard” Free Style Fun Park has an assortment of beginner and intermediate fun boxes, jumps, and terrain for skiers and boarders. The Fun Park is accessed off the beginner lift. Sandia Peak facilities include a certified snow sports school, ski & snowboard rental shop, Sandia Peak Sports Shop and the Double Eagle II Skier’s Café. Skiing mid-December to Mid-March, open daily December thru January 1, 9AM – 4PM, Wednesdays –Sundays & Holidays 9AM – 4PM the remainder of season.