With its superlight snow, abundant sunshine, lack of crowds and relative affordability, New Mexico’s ski scene offers something for everyone, no matter your skill level.
Author: Daniel Gibson
Daniel Gibson was born and raised in Albuquerque’s North Valley. His books include Audubon Guide to the National Wildlife Refuges: Southwest (St. Martin’s Griffin, 2000).
Raptors that tangle with 21st-century perils may disappear—or find rescue, rehabilitation, and the freedom of New Mexico skies.
NM ski areas cater to families with special deals, day care, lessons for newbies, and off-the-snow fun.