Posts Categorized: Skiing

Ski and Celebrate the Holidays in Santa Fe

Skiers have their fingers crossed for a heavy snowpack, with resorts scheduled to open from Thanksgiving (Santa Fe and Taos) through Dec. 13 (Angel Fire). Downhill fans already know about Taos and Angel Fire, but less-crowded, economical options include not just Ski Santa Fe but also Pajarito, Red River, Sandia (in Albuquerque), Sipapu, and Ski… Read more »

Spring Skiing in Santa Fe

Skiing at Ski Santa Fe is one of my favorite things to do. The snow is still great for early spring skiing and there may be more snow on the way late this weekend and into early next week. Check out the latest episode of View at the Plaza. And, I’d love to hear from… Read more »

Can You Say Hooky?

hooky (n.) \ˈhu̇-kē\ : truant — used chiefly in the phrase play hooky.  If you like to ski and have ever considered playing hooky, tomorrow would be the time. I skied Santa Fe ski basin today, just 20 minutes from La Fonda’s front door, and it was snowing this morning when we arrived, snowed all day and it… Read more »

Happy Valentine’s Day to All

My sweetie and I decided to head up to the ski basin yesterday to enjoy the crystal clear blue sunny day. The snow is gorgeous, still powdery, with just a few rocky glitches to watch for and there were no lift lines at all. Anyone thinking about getting out and carving some turns should head… Read more »