Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico
February 13 - 20, 2021 (Saturday to Saturday)
President’s Week in the Land of Enchantment
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The Trip Leaders
Enjoy all the amenities and the warm hospitality of the Snakedance Condominiums, but the best part is you’re 20 yards from the main chairlift. This ski-in ski-out resort is located in the center of the village of Taos Ski Valley that blends old-world alpine tradition with modern convenience. When you finish your day on the mountain, the lodging has a ski valet with ski storage and boot dryers. The condos feature granite kitchens, wireless internet, gas fireplaces and Juliet balconies which makes this place a true slope-side luxury resort. All the units come with split king so we can accommodate couples or singles in every room.
The staff at the Snakedance specialize in sharing their love of Taos Ski Valley with passionate skiers and snowboarders ready to experience the thrill of Taos. The lodging includes a Jacuzzi, sauna, spa, and fitness facility. There is also a concierge service, a market, and a liquor store onsite. There is a game room, on site restaurant (Hondo), and when you get thirsty there is a full service bar. There are plenty of shops, restaurants, and services in the Ski Valley that are all within walking distance of the lodging.
Wow, sounds like the perfect place to enjoy your ski/board adventure!
Taos has lots of light, desert-dry powder and plenty of sunshine. Although Taos is known for its expert terrain, the mountain is almost evenly split at 49% green and blue and 51% black and double black. There is extensive snowmaking on all the green and blue runs. Kachina Peak is on every serious skier's and boarder's bucket list and now it much more accessible due to the Kachina Peak lift that arrived in 2015!! The resort grants access to 1,294 acres of skiable terrain and receives an average 300 inches of snowfall annually. The ski area has a great mix of terrain, providing trails for all ability types. You also can take advantage of the Ernie Blake Snowsport School, one of the country’s highest rated ski schools.
Taos Ski Valley is located in the Sangre De Cristo Mountains in Northern New Mexico and is home to a distinctive European atmosphere combined with local Native American and Spanish cultures. The town of Taos is just 19 miles away and is a quaint town of Native American and Hispanic history with daily shuttles. We have already included a scheduled trip to the town, but you may want to enjoy more days.
|Annual Days of Sunshine:||300+ days|
|Elevations:||Base = 9206 feet, summit = 12450 feet, vertical drop = 3274 feet|
|Capacity:||Skiable Acres: 1294 Lifts: 15 Trails: 110|
|Terrain:||• Beginner: 10% (Green Circle)
• Intermediate: 44% (Blue Square)
• Expert: 46% (Black Diamond)
• Snowmaking: 647 acres 13 miles
• 1 Terrain Park
Other Winter Recreation
There are many other fun things to do including:
- Horseback Trail Rides
- Sleigh Rides
- Tubing – On the tubing hill, they supply the tubes…you supply the laughs
- Some of the Finest Hot Springs on the Planet
Sign Up Details
Round-trip air (Tampa to Albuquerque), 7 nights lodging, deluxe motor coach ground transportation to/from Airport including a grocery stop, pre-trip party, welcome reception, happy hours, banquet dinner, trip to the town of Taos, and always plenty of extras. We will announce the discounted lift ticket pricing and equipment rental pricing once you have signed up for the trip.
The Snakedance Lodge is a slope-side/ski-in ski-out resort located in the center of the village of Taos Ski Valley
$250.00 per person with a completed and signed trip application.
All cancellations must be received in writing by November 24, 2020.
Full payment is due on or before December 1, 2020.
Make checks payable to "TAMPA BAY SNOW SKIERS and BOARDERS" and mail to: Roger Copp, 1501 W. Horatio Street, Apt. 108, Tampa, FL 33606.
Deposit and balance of trip costs may be paid with a major credit card. You will be billed later for the final payment. At that time you will be able to order lift tickets. To pay by Credit Card contact your trip leader for instructions. The Credit Card Authorization Form is available as a PDF download. A fee will be charged for credit card convenience.
TRIP PRICES ARE SUBJECT TO ANY NEW TAXES OR FEES IMPOSED BY EITHER THE GOVERNMENT, AIRPORT, AIRLINES OR AGENCIES INVOLVED.
Background photo credit: Taos