Ski Apache
Ski resort owned and operated by the Mescalero Apache Tribe located 16 miles northwest of Ruidoso, New Mexico. A vertical of 1,900 feet and the largest lift capacity in New Mexico.
Closest Town: Alto, New Mexico
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Comfort Inn - Downtown Ruidoso - Ski Apache
Newly renovated hotel located in Downtown Entertainment district. Walk to shops, restaurants, galleries & lounges. Free high-speed wired & wireless net. Complimentary hot breakfast. Lift and lodging package available.
Hotel Ruidoso - Downtown Ruidoso - Ski Apache
Located in downtown entertainment district. Walk to shops, restaurants, galleries and lounges. Complimentary HOT breakfast, Free high speed wired & wireless Internet, Business Center, Fitness Center & much more. Lift and Lodging Package available.
Mountain Statistics
Vertical Rise1900 ft
Base Elevation9600 ft
Summit Elevation11500 ft
Annual Snowfall180 inches
Number of Trails55
Skiable Acres750
Longest Runn/a
Ski Trail Difficulty
Number of Lifts11
High Speed Quad Chairs0
Quad Chairs0
Triple Chairs0
Double Chairs0
Surface Lifts0
Lift Capacityn/a
Season Dates
Season 201712/09/16 to 03/03/17 (85 days)
Season 201611/26/15 to 03/27/16 (123 days)
Season 201511/27/14 to 04/02/15 (127 days)
Season 201411/28/13 to 03/23/14 (116 days)
Season 201312/15/12 to 03/21/13 (97 days)
Resort Features
Night Skiing
Cross Country Skiing
Snowshoe Trailsn/a
Terrain Park

Snow Report

Snow Reports and conditions for Ski Apache.
Status: Plan to open on Thursday November 23 (in 34 days)

Lift Tickets

Pricing last updated 12/02/16
(12 and under)
Regular $48 $59 $68 $61
Multi day discounts available

Ages 5 and under free. Ages 70+ free. Military discounts.

Note: Pricing above is subject to change and is based on resort ticket window prices published on resorts website. Use for reference only.

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Kids Program
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Ski Lessons Available
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