With over 30km of groomed ski trails, 18km of snowshoe trails, and 5km of trails for the dog, there are trails for everyone. Add a full rental shop, snack bar, Lessons, yurt rentals and amazing special events, and EFXC has something for the whole family!
Enchanted Forest is located just 3 miles east of Red River, NM on NM highway 38 in the Carson National Forest. A short 45 minute drive from Taos NM, and just 2 hours from Santa Fe, NM and Alamosa, CO.
Enchanted Forest offers the best of all worlds - stunning mountain vistas along meandering forest trails for both skiing and snowshoeing, that have a back country feel in a groomed, signed and patrolled area.
At Enchanted Forest our mission is for everyone to have a great day on the snow!
Summer season begins June 1st at Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area with our full moon hikes, and women's Trail Running and fitness camps. We will also be offering Interpretive astronomy programs every week with Night Sky Adventures, monthly moonlight hikes, mountain biking clinics, cyclocross and duoatholon events, and even a fall star party.
Hiking and Mt. biking is always available on the Enchanted Forest trails, and no trail pass is required. The trail map is available here.
Keep checking here as updates will continue over the coming weeks, and check the events calendar for events and sign up information.
Enchanted Forest operates under a special use permit in the Carson National Forest, USDA Forest Service.