ANGEL FIRE RESORT ANNOUNCES OPENING DATE AND FULL SEASON

Angel Fire, New Mexico, Oct. 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Angel Fire Resort (https://www.angelfireresort.com), northern New Mexico’s premier family vacation destination, today announced it will open December 16, 2022 for the 2021-2022 ski season. Recognized as one of the “Best Family Ski Resorts in North America”, Angel Fire Resort is investing in improved, energy-efficient snowmaking equipment that will perform better in marginal conditions, allowing them to produce snow sooner in the season. The resort is also developing winter activities and events for travelers who don’t plan to ski. Angel Fire Resort winter season will be from December 16, 2022 to March 19, 2023.

“We’ve had incredible attendance this summer and fall and are looking forward to our winter season,” explained Greg Ralph, Marketing Manager, Angel Fire Resort. “While we love that we’re known as the most family-friendly ski destination in the Southwest, we’re seeing an increase in families coming to Angel Fire to just enjoy time in the snow.”

EXTENDED WINTER ACTIVITIES FOR ALL:

“In addition to skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing and night skiing, we also create fun and interactive entertainment opportunities for families and couples. One of our newest and most popular off-mountain activities are seasonal evening snowshoe hikes with guided stargazing tours. We are always adding new activities to the resort,” added Ralph.

The family resort will host a series of “snow play activities” at the base, such as snowman building contests, ice carving demonstrations, relay games and snowball fights for children. children. The popular new staple bar Zia will serve smores and hot chocolate. Fire pits and chairs will also be added to the base for families to enjoy. Additional off-ski activities include:

  • A 2 lane tubing hill
  • An old-fashioned toboggan run
  • An increase in after-hours activities for children and couples

The resort will offer seasonal mixology classes, whiskey tastings, cooking demonstrations for couples, and themed craft and game nights for kids. Several live musical entertainment shows are also scheduled in the halls of the complex. The resort will also work with local outfitters to offer horse-drawn sleigh rides, expanded cross-country ski trails/circuits, and snowmobile tours in the Enchanted Circle.

PROGRAMS/ACTIVITIES DEDICATED TO THE MOUNTAIN FOR FAMILIES:

Angel Fire Resort continues to expand its family offerings, including family-friendly upgrades to its full-service children’s ski school. Several programs are in place to help parents make the most of their time on the slopes while their children are actively engaged, learning to ski and board, making new friends and having fun.

  • Private ski lessons – For toddlers learning to ski and snowboard, the resort offers private lessons from the age of 2.
  • Lil’ Jalapeno’s Schedule – This is a full day ski program at an appropriate pace for 3 year olds.
  • Lil’ Poppers Snowboard Program – This is a full day snowboarding program for 4-5 year olds to complement the Lil’ Chile ski program. Lessons will incorporate Burton Riglet boards.
  • Discounted lift tickets for 5th graders – Offers all 5th graders a greatly reduced season pass or $22 lift ticket with their report card and completed form.
  • Reduced price season pass for children 6 and under and seniors 75 and over. Seniors 75 and older and children 6 and under can purchase a deeply discounted season pass or ski for as little as $22 a day.

THE ONLY NIGHT SKI IN NEW MEXICO:

Angel Fire Resort remains the only resort in the state to offer its popular night skiing and snowboarding. The terrain includes 50 acres of groomed trails on the mountain side, as well as the Night Rider terrain park. Extra nights and extended hours have been added to night skiing.

STATE-OF-THE-ART WEBCAMS

Watch the snow fall in real time and see the latest views of the ski mountain and surrounding peaks in 4K, are available to all weather forecasters, guests and those just looking to see if they should call in sick to catch some races on the mountain.

Angel Fire Resort State-of-the-art Prism Onyx summit camera delivers the most powerful 4K video, 24mp images, ultra-wide panoramic views of the state – including Angel Fire Resort summit, Wheeler Peak and the Moreno Valley. The webcams are available here: https://www.angelfireresort.com/webcam/

MAJOR EVENTS:

The season runs from December 16, 2022 to March 19, 2023

Opening day: December 16, 2022

Christmas Eve – Torchlight Parade/Skiing with Father Christmas: December 24, 2022

Santa’s Helpers Treasure Hunt: December 25, 2022

New Year’s Torchlight Parade: December 31, 2022

New Year’s Eve Party @ Village Haus: December 31, 2022

Angel Fire Country Club Moonlight Snowshoe Hike: January and February 2023

USASA Border/Skier Cross on display: February 3-5, 2023

Snowshoeing and Valentine’s Day Moonlight Dinner at Elements: February 14, 2023

Angel Fire Mardi Gras Celebration: February 21, 2023

USASA Slalom on Exhibition & USASA Rail Jam: March 4, 2023

USASA Slopestyle at Liberation Park: March 5, 2023

St. Patrick’s Day Scavenger Hunt: March 17, 2023

Closing day: March 19, 2023

CONTACT DETAILS FOR ANGEL FIRE RESORT:

WEBSITE www.angelfireresort.com

TWITTER @angelfireresort

FACEBOOK / AngelFire Resort

PHONE 800-633-7463

SEASON December 16, 2022 – March 19, 2023

ELEVATOR HOURS 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

NIGHT SKIING 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (weather permitting, this is available weekends and peak holiday periods).

MOUNTAIN STATS

BASE ELEVATION 8,600 feet

MAXIMUM ELEVATION 10,677 feet

VERTICAL DROP 2,077 feet

AVERAGE ANNUAL SNOWFALL: 210 inches

FIELD PARKS: 3

81 TRAILS: 21% beginner, 56% intermediate, 23% advanced, 560+ acres

NORDIC CENTRE: 12 km of terrain for classic skiing, skating and snowshoeing; 5 courses: 1 beginner, 2 intermediate, 2 advanced

RECOVERED: 2 fast quads, 3 doubles, 2 surface

SNOW CAPACITY: 52% mountain, 90% beginner terrain

For details on Angel Fire Resort and Angel Fire RV Resort winter rates, lift ticket prices, trails and reservations, visit www.angelfireresort.com or call 800-633-7463.

WINTER BROLL HERE PLEASE COURTESY “ANGEL FIRE RESORT”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6TgcCtG6mVE&feature=youtu.be

WINTER PHOTOS ARE ACCESSIBLE HERE. PLEASE COURTESY “ANGEL FIRE RESORT”: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/8yoiz2iutvcpo7e/AACn9453YlfypYNqs8_dSf9Za?dl=0

About Angel Fire Resort

Angel Fire Resort is one of New Mexico’s premier year-round mountain resort destinations. Angel Fire Resort was named “America’s Most Affordable Ski Resort” by Realtor.com and ranked among the 25 “Best Family Ski Resorts in North America” ​​by Dream Vacation magazine. Located over 8,600 feet above sea level in the Southern Rocky Mountains, Angel Fire strives to provide the best value and choice for outdoor family recreational activities to its members, guests and visitors. , including skiing, snowboarding, tubing, sledding, golf, mountain biking, ziplining, tennis, fishing, RVing, hiking and more. For more information about Angel Fire Resort, resort membership, or real estate investment opportunities at Angel Fire, please call (855) 923-7387 or visit the resort’s website at www.angelfireresort.com.


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