1. Philpug

    World Pro Ski Tour Taos World Championships Canceled

    WORLD PRO SKI TOUR TAOS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS CANCELED March 13, 2020 – Denver, CO – Taos Ski Valley announced today that they will close early for the season this Sunday, March 22, due to heightened concerns over health and safety. All remaining events at the ski resort will be canceled...
  2. dbostedo

    Arizona/New Mexico The Taos Mini-Gathering 2020 Wasn't So "Mini"

    Kachina Peak in some wind and clouds during the Gathering Two season ago (2017-2018) there were rumblings of a Gathering at Taos, but the low snow year kept it from happening (well, I still went, and the Grumps were there, but no one else ogsmile). Last year, there was a better snow year, and...
  3. C

    Taos bootfitter for a complicated case?

    Ok, two complicated cases - sisters! My girlfriend and I, along with her sister and some other family members, are heading out for some Taos days in Feb. Whether she knows it or not she's getting boots fitted when we get there. I just can't take another day of going out to the ski hill with...
  4. OldJarhead

    Taos Military Appreciation Week Disabled Veteran Scholarship Application

    Thank you Cottam's Ski Shops and Bootdoctors for their generous support of our 7th annual Military Appreciation Ski Week! We're still accepting applications for our adaptive sports scholarships during ski week. Adaptive Sports Veterans will receive free lodging, free lessons, free rentals, and...
  5. Core2

    Arizona/New Mexico 19-20 Four Corners Weather, Conditions & Stoke

    less than two months out from skiing, let the countdown begin!
  6. KingGrump

    NYC Pre-season Meet & Greet 2019.

    It's that time of the year again. Someone want to pick a date? Same place? Bonus: We have beer money left from last year.
  7. dbostedo

    Taos Mini-Gathering 2020 - Jan. 25th - Feb. 1st

    Kachina Peak at Taos Ski Valley Last season we had what I'm hoping will be the first annual PugSki Taos Mini-Gathering.... ~25 PugSkiers and friends spent a week taking lessons, skiing bumps and steeps, enjoying food and drink, and generally having a great time. So I wanted to get a thread...
  8. HDSkiing

    Taos Avalanche

    Dunno if anyone from this group is currently in Taos but just received an alert that there has been an Avalanche in or near Kachina Peak, not sure if it’s in or out of bounds but several people are reportedly caught up in it...
  9. T

    Taos Green vs Alta and Snowbird Blue

    We are self taught skiers and have been skiing for the last few years. Taos is the place we have frequented the most. We live in TX, so logistically Taos works out the best. Although, we could cover most trails in places like Massanutten, in Taos we can only do its green runs comfortably. Their...
  10. CalG

    Arizona/New Mexico Taos off to a good start today?

    It looks good here https://live2.brownrice.com/embed/tsv
  11. David Chaus

    Indie Resorts: Who’s Left? (Part 1, West)

    Indie Resorts: Who’s Left? (West) With the early June announcement that Vail had acquired Okemo, Sunapee, Crested Butte, and Stevens Pass, the Pacific Northwest became an active piece of the multiresort season pass chess game between Alterra and Vail. Within a few short months, Alterra added a...
  12. Core2

    Arizona/New Mexico 2018-19 Four Corners Weather, Conditions & Stoke

    First chance of snow is in the forecast for four corners area mountains next Tues/Weds from this hurricane moisture. Bring it on!
  13. Ken in LA

    A comparison of resorts on the Ikon pass

    In preparation for winter I created this comparison of Ikon resorts. I didn’t include every resort, only those I might be interested in visiting (most of them). The data was culled from www.skiresort.info . Decisions, decisions... USA WEST California Alpine Meadows Altitude (meters)...
  14. dbostedo

    Taos Mini-Gathering - 2019

    @KingGrump @Pumba @mdf @Sandy_NYC Last season we almost got a group together to have a meet-up in Taos and do some ski-weeks. The low snow year kind of killed that though. So I thought we could give it a shot again this season... anyone and everyone would be welcome, and everyone would be...
  15. Tricia

    Taos added to the IKON Pass

    THE IKON PASS EXPANDS INTO THE LAND OF ENCHANTMENT WITH TAOS SKI VALLEY AS ITS LATEST PARTNER DENVER, CO, August 28, 2018 - The Ikon Pass announces that Taos Ski Valley in New Mexico will join the Ikon Pass community for winter 2018/2019, offering expanded access across the Rockies from...
  16. Suzski

    Conditions in Taos??!

    Does anyone know if things are as bad as they look on the webcams? Flying out on the 27th and I'm thinking of taking only my beater skis if cover is thin and/or rocky. thanx in advance!
  17. Philpug

    Utah If And When Will Deer Valley Allow Snowboarding?

    I am sure this was part of the discussion of the purchase. Do you think Dear Valley will now have to offer snowboarding, if so when?
  18. Crank

    Arizona/New Mexico Taos!

    I am trip leader for my ski club's trip to Taos Jan. 27 - Feb. 3. We sold out in under an hour at out trip-opening meeting the other night ! ! I am now trying to get more rooms for wait-listed members. I am looking for any info any of you have on Taos that might be useful...or interesting...
  19. Tricia

    Weems' - Secrets of the Steep - Powder Mag

    Powder Magazine is publishing some of their heritage articles for their 45th Anniversary. In this issue, they're re-publishing our own @Weems Westfeldt 's Secrets of the Steep - Tricks to break your psyche barrier. Some of us have had the good fortune of getting some first hand instruction...