Pajarito Mountain


A mid-sized resort situated just west of Los Alamos, Pajarito Mountain Ski Area is a great place to take the family for a winter vacation. There are plenty of great trails with varied terrain, comfortable lodging and high-quality instruction. It’s the perfect place have some high-altitude fun.

The resort is situated just 1 410 ft down from the 10 411 ft summit elevation. The relatively large mountain has roughly 280 acres of ski-able terrain, which is split up into 40 different trails. The trails are graded 20% beginner, 50% intermediate and 30% advanced, so you can be sure that there is plenty of skiing available for all levels. They are easily accessed by six different lifts and you will find that the queues are not too long. Snowboarders will find one terrain park at the resort where they can enjoy all the tables, rails and other interesting obstacles they want.

Enjoyable and affordable refreshment can be found at the Pajarito Mountain Café, which is open for lunch every week day. There is comfortable lodging available both at the resort and in surrounding areas. Other facilities include ski school, ski equipment rentals and children’s programs. In summer you can enjoy hiking or mountain biking in this great natural environment. Or you can rent the lodge facilities for a function and enjoy delicious catering by the Pajarito Mountain Grill.

So why not book a spot at Pajarito Mountain for your next family vacation? The resort is open for winter activities between December and mid-April so there is plenty of time to enjoy some of that great winter action. Book today and enjoy the resort’s cosy atmosphere this winter!