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Wintertime - The Other Fun Time in Angel Fire

2016-11-18  —  Wintertime is just as much fun as Summer in Angel Fire! Skiing and Snowboarding top the list, but we also have snowmobiling and snowshoeing. Don't forget about the winter tubing and sledding for the smaller kids. Every day is another Fun Day in Angel Fire! Check out the Calendar pages on our website for more information about events and activities throughout the Winter season.... More

Anytime Fun in Angel Fire

2016-03-23  —  Summertime fun is just around the corner and that means the outdoor fun continues. Mountain Bike riding, hiking, fishing, golf, horseback riding, ziplining, and much more awaits this summer. Check out the AngelFireFun calendar of events for special dates to visit Angel Fire. ... More

Winter fun headed your way

2015-10-23  —  Angel Fire fall is now headed toward winter. We have had our first couple of nice snowfalls and more is expected. Have you made plans to visit this winter? We have downhill skiing and snowboarding, Nordic skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobile tours and sleigh rides to make your winter visit to Angel Fire more fun. Check out our lodging page to accommodate your entire party in comfort and now you can purchase your lift tickets early and receive discounts. Don’t forget to also book your ski school lesso... More

Outdoor Adventures in Angel Fire

2015-07-11  —  Summer has everyone outdoors enjoying the great temperatures and mountain air. For the adventurous, the Angel Fire Mountain Bike Park is rated #1 in the Southwest for mountain biking with downhill and cross mountain biking. The Angel Fire Zipline adventure consists of six zip lines on top of the mountain giving you views unmatched anywhere else. The Angel Fire Resort Chairlift runs daily, weather permitting for another way to view the scenery and enjoy a ride to the top! Whether it is Dis... More

Have a safe and fun July 4th

2015-07-01  —  This year, Angel Fire has received a generous amount of moisture throughout the spring and early summer. However, Village ordinance does not allow for fireworks of any kind to be discharged within the Village limits. Please be aware of the Ordinances that affect this activity. OPEN FIRES AND FIREWORKS PROHIBITED ON PUBLIC WAYS AND PROPERTY: Pursuant to the village's rights and duty to protect its property, New Mexico Statutes Annotated section 3-18-1, its rights to have its parks under its... More

This Summer In Angel Fire

2015-05-02  —  See what is happening in Angel Fire this summer. Memorial Day Weekend May 23-25, 2015 Vietnam Veterans Memorial State Park On this special weekend in Angel Fire there will be displays, programs and talks throughout the weekend, culminating with ceremonies to honor America’s protectors on Monday at 11 AM. 575-377-2293; vietnamveteransmemorial.org June 19-21, 2015 (Father’s Day weekend) Balloons Over Angel Fire Hot air balloons will once again grace the skies over Angel Fire for this color... More

Angel Fire Winter Fun!

2014-12-27  —  Winter fun is in full swing in Angel Fire. The slopes are covered and skiers and snowboarders are enjoying the great Southwest Sun and Snow of the Southern Rockies. Tubing and sledding, sleigh rides and snowshoeing are also drawing large crowds to the area. Show off your skills at the Saturday Night Neons! Every Saturday night during the season, Angel Fire Resort will be hosting a Rail Jam at the Base Area in front of Lift #2. The features will vary throughout the season. Features are also li... More

Start your holiday season in Angel Fire

2014-12-03  —  The Annual Village Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place Friday, December 5, 5:30 - 7:30 pm in front of the Angel Fire Visitor's Center. The tree will be located on the edge of Frontier Plaza Park. “This year, the tree’s new location will ensure the season shines bright from the ski mountain all throughout the Village,” said Lysa Hopson, chairperson of Angel Fire Proud who is hosting the event. “This year we even have a new children’s activity and two special ‘tree lighters’.” Celebrate ... More

Time for Winter!

2014-09-13  —  Winter is just around the corner here in Angel Fire, New Mexico. The Angel Fire Resort Ski Area opens December 12, 2014, weather permitting. Make your plans now with lodgers in Angel Fire. Check out the Lodging page for a list of lodgers who can accommodate everything for your family or group from a hotel room to a large home that will sleep many people comfortably near the slopes. Angel Fire Resort Ski Area has announced their pricing for the 2014-2015 Ski Season and the Season Pass optio... More

Summer Fun Goes On

2014-08-15  —  Just because summer is waning, the fun does not stop in Angel Fire. The chairlifts run and the Angel Fire Bike Park is open on weekends throughout September. We have the Angel Fire Gravity Games & Brewfest on August 30 and September 1. On September 7th the New Mexico Enduro Cup is back at Angel Fire Bike Park along with a Back to School Mountain Bike Race. At the Vietnam Veterans Memorial State Park, the annual brick laying for the Memorial Walkway is set for August 30 along with the Run For ... More

July Fun Days in Angel Fire

2014-06-28  —  All throughout the month of July, Angel Fire is an outdoor paradise. Temperatures will be in the upper 70’s during the day and in the mid-40’s in the evenings. All of our activities are available daily including chairlift rides, ziplining, mountain biking, golf, tennis, horseback riding, disc golf, fishing, hiking and much more. Special events are held throughout the month with various special interests. Angel Fire ArtsFest is one of the longest-running art shows in Northern New Mexico and wi... More

Jump into an Angel Fire Summer

2014-03-18  —  With the last of the winter season melting away Angel Fire looks ahead to our summer season and all of the fun in store for you, our favorite guest. Here is a calendar to help you begin your summer plans: May 2, 2014 – Monte Verde Lake and Olympic Park Tennis Courts open May 16, 2014 – Angel Fire Bike Park, Zip line Adventure and other mountain activities open May 21, 2014 – Angel Fire Resort Golf Course opens May 24-26, 2014 – Memorial Day activities at the Vietnam Veterans Memor... More

More Winter Fun in Angel Fire

2013-12-26  —  Winter fun is in full swing in Angel Fire. The slopes are covered and skiers and snowboarders are enjoying the great Southwest Sun and Snow of the Southern Rockies. Tubing and sledding, sleigh rides and snowshoeing are also drawing large crowds to the area. In January, we will have a Big Ol’ Texas Weekend for all of our Texas friends January 24-26th. February brings our Winter Carnival with ice sculptures, live music and Shovel Racing. Yes, the Shovel Racing Championships are held every year ... More

Get Ready for a Great Winter Season

2013-09-13  —  Angel Fire is expecting another great year for snow sports this winter. People are already making their winter reservations for lodging, ski rentals and lessons. Now is the time to make a reservation for the kids in Angel Fire’s excellent ski school programs. There are still a few homes and condominiums on the slopes that have availability for the Christmas and New Year time period, but they are filling fast. Lift ticket prices this coming winter season will be $66 for adults, $58 for teens (... More

Angel Fire hosts Men's Softball Championship

2013-08-10  —  The Northern New Mexico State Men’s Class E Softball Tournament is being held in Angel Fire this weekend at the Angel Fire Sports Complex Allen Fields. Fifteen teams from all over Northern New Mexico are here to compete for the best of northern New Mexico. Check out the photos and videos for this event. Other softball events in the future include the Angel Fire Flame’s Challenge, the Ladies Class E tournament to be held August 24 & 25; the 2013 Wheeler Peak Invitational Men’s Tournament on... More

Winter Season is Approaching Angel Fire

2013-08-10  —  Angel Fire is expecting another great year for snow sports this winter. People are already making their winter reservations for lodging, ski rentals and lessons. Now is the time to make a reservation for the kids in Angel Fire’s excellent ski school programs. There are still a few homes and condominiums on the slopes that have availability for the Christmas and New Year time period, but they are filling fast. Lift ticket prices this coming winter season will be $66 for adults, $58 for teens (... More

Hot Times in Cool Angel Fire

2013-07-13  —  Summer is in full swing in Angel Fire, New Mexico. Temperatures during the daytime are generally in the low to mid-70’s and we are starting our monsoon season, which brings a rain shower most late afternoons to refresh the beautiful green forests and meadows. The wildflowers are out and most of the hiking and walking trails in and around Angel Fire are showing their finest in the native columbine, lupine and wild mountain daisies. All of our summer activities are going strong and providing re... More

Summer Fun in Angel Fire

2013-05-23  —  Summer season is beginning to roll along in Angel Fire. The Angel Fire Bike Park is open for mountain bikers, the chairlift, disc golf and zipline are all in operation; Angel Fire Golf Course and Monte Verde Lake are also up and running. All of the trails in Angel Fire are open for great family hiking and mountain biking. Maybe it’s time for you to plan that weekend get-away to the mountains! Temperatures are in the low ‘70s during the day and the beautiful blue New Mexico skies are beckoning... More

Ready for an Angel Fire Summer

2013-04-03  —  The ski season is behind us and, in Angel Fire we are gearing up for another great Spring, Summer and Fall season. The hiking trails are clearing of snow and every day brings us closer to the opening of the Angel Fire Golf Course, Monte Verde Lake and the Angel Fire Bike Park. Events throughout the summer are in the planning stages and many have already been placed on our calendar on this website. If you have questions about any of our events, please email or call the Visitor Center.... More

Angel Fire has an App!

2013-03-01  —  March is Angel Fire App Awareness Month and Angel Fire now has an app for your iPhone and Android phones and other devices. Check out your favorite App store for the free Angel Fire App. The app is designed to give you all of the pertinent information about Angel Fire, lodging, dining and events and activities. There is also information about the Village of Angel Fire and its climate and weather. Take a minute and download this helpful tool to use while in Angel Fire. If you have questions a... More

Angel Fire is open this Winter!

2012-12-14  —  Mother Nature has been good to us and given us snowfalls that have been very helpful to get into the Ski Season for 2012-13. Businesses are stocked and ready for the winter crowds, the Angel Fire Resort Ski Area is open, The Angel Fire Resort Nordic and Snowshoe area is open and the Zipline is open for even more winter adventure. We have new restaurants for you to try when you come to town and many of your favorites are ready to welcome you back to town. Check out the events on our Ca... More

Snowmaking Begins in Angel Fire

2012-10-26  —  Snowmaking has begun at Angel Fire Resort Ski Area for the winter season. Thanks to two cold fronts hitting Angel Fire in three day, temperatures have been lowered to effectively lay down some snow. Mother Nature was tempting and the Ski Area decided it was time to help her out a bit. With this, we begin preparations in earnest for the 2012-2013 ski season. The “End of Days” triple season ski and bike pass is available through October 31, 2012. Check it out at the Angel Fire Resort website... More

Angel Fire Resort Announces Winter Zipline

2012-10-05  —  Angel Fire Resort has announced that it will keep one of the nation’s highest elevation ziplines open this winter for mountain thrill seekers. This winter, skiers and snowboarders can spend half the day in one of the best terrain parks in the country and the other half on one of the best ziplines in the country. At 20 stories above the forest floor, the New Mexico resort will offer winter visitors the high-flying, adrenaline-pumping experience to add to their roster of alpine skiing, boarding, ... More

"Fall" into Angel Fire

2012-09-15  —  Fall is definitely in the air! Our daily temperatures are cooling during the days and the nights have a definite chill in the air. Activities are still drawing a number of visitors daily and especially on the weekends. The chairlift is running on weekends from 10 AM to 4 PM on Saturday and Sunday. The Zipline, on top of the Angel Fire Ski Area, is buzzing all weekend long. Beautiful days on the golf course seem to make play take a little longer, as the views with the slowly changing leaves so ea... More

Summertime in Angel Fire, New Mexico

2012-08-04  —  Angel Fire is enjoying a great summer season. The summer afternoon rain showers have helped to bring Carson National Forest and the surrounding areas to life with brilliant colors and activity. The new Angel Fire Zipline Adventure tours are a big hit with the adventurer in all of us. The Angel Fire Resort Golf Course is busy every day and folks are catching fish at Monte Verde Lake. The weather has been cooperating nicely with high temperatures near 80 degrees during the daytime and a cool 42... More

Zipline Tours to make July exciting in Angel Fire

2012-06-26  —  Tours have started for the specatular three-hour Rocky Mountain Zipline Adventure Tour in Angel Fire! The tours will start at the 10,600’ elevation summit of the Angel Fire ski mountain. This is the first and only zipline in New Mexico! On the signature segment of the tour, adrenaline seekers will fly fifty-stories above the forest floor as they traverse from peak to peak, side by side, on a 1,600' foot tandem zipline. For the uninitiated, a zipline is a station-to-station adventure ride, w... More

Angel Fire Bike Park to Add 20 Miles of New Trails in 2012

2012-05-01  —  Angel Fire Bike Park, one of the best mountain biking destinations in the Rockies, added over eleven miles of trails last season. That was only the beginning as the park staff has mapped out close to twenty miles of new trails for expansion. The total of 60 miles of trails open by the end of summer 2012 is a 100% increase in riding terrain from just over a year ago. While the mountain has long offered some of the best expert trails, the resort has worked hard to improve and expand the beginne... More

Angel Fire celebrates Spring Break and Springtime

2012-02-28  —  Every year, March is the month of Spring Break and Angel Fire has fun! Not just for a week, but all month long we celebrate the coming of spring, although snow is always on the ground for the skiers and boarders. This year, the USASA Rail Jam is on March 3rd. Come out and “play in our parks.” Our annual big Spring Break Party “Fiesta del Sol” is March 13-15, 2012. We will have a full weekend of music, games on the mountain, food and fun. March 17th is St. Patrick’s Day and the Irish wil... More

Mardi Gras in Angel Fire

2012-02-06  —  Every year, Angel Fire celebrates Mardi Gras, and this year will be no different with many varied activities throughout the final week of the Mardi Gras season. To start things off this year, The Angel Fire Resort Shovel Race Championships will be held the weekend of February 11 & 12 at the Angel Fire Resort Ski and Snowboard Area. Competitors will sit on snow shovels and race down the mountain in this exciting snowsport! Spectators are welcome! The Jimmy Stadler Band will provide music for ... More

The New Year brings more fun to Angel Fire

2012-01-03  —  With early season snows, Angel Fire has been blessed with great skiing and snowboarding for our 2012 ski season. Events, races and fun are happening every weekend through March. In May, the Angel Fire Resort Golf Course will open for summer play and the Angel Fire Bike Park will be open for mountain biking . There are several golf tournaments you can get in on and the Bike Park will once again host some of the biggest mountain bike races in the country throughout the summer and into the fall. ... More

Angel Fire Holiday Magic

2011-12-22  —  The holidays always mean fun around Angel Fire and this year is no exception, other than the fact that Mother Nature is being extremely kind to us with regular doses of snow. Penni Davey skied at First Tracks and said conditions were "AWESOME!" If you get a chance while in Angel Fire, be sure to check out this little known program. Sign up at the Lift Ticket Office for the following day to hit the slopes before everyone else gets there. Get the new undisturbed powder from the previous night's sn... More

Angel Fire is ready for Winter Fun!

2011-12-09  —  The weather has been cooperating nicely with snow and the Angel Fire Ski Area is making snow night and day (yes, temperatures have been cold enough for snowmaking during the day). The new Angel Fire Resort Nordic Center has been tracking snow at the Angel Fire Country Club for cross country and snowshoeing fun and the new sledding and snowplay area at the Angel Fire Country Club are coming along nicely. The Angel Fire Resort Ski Area opens on December 15 and everyone is excited to get on the mou... More

Winter is just around the corner

2011-11-07  —  It’s still wonderful fall weather in Angel Fire, but winter is definitely just around the corner. We are getting frequent snow showers that drop a little snow with each pass over the Moreno Valley. The snowmakers are busy every night at the Ski Area and folks are making last minute improvements for the vacationers. December will be packed with things to do all month long. On December 9th, we will welcome Santa to Angel Fire with Breakfast for him and the kids. The Angel Fire Ski Area will o... More

Fall is alive with color

2011-10-05  —  The fall is alive with color on the mountains this year. There is a fresh layer of snow on top of Wheeler Peak and the daytime temperatures are very mild. What better way to spend the weekend than in the mountains, relaxing and enjoying the color? Lodgers have availability and are waiting for your call. All of them have special fall rates for the "leaf lookers." While you are out enjoying the color, you can take the Enchanted Circle Challenge. This trip, bring the camera and snap you way arou... More

Angel Fire Summer Fun Continues

2011-08-15  —  Allen Fields at Angel Fire Sports Complex has opened its two new softball fields and soccer fields. The combination fields have already served the summer Angel Fire Track Camp and fall soccer leagues in Angel Fire. Now we will host end of summer softball tournaments on August 27 & 28 for a Co-Ed Tournament and on September 3 & 4 for a Men’s Tournament. Look for more information on the Angel Fire Fun calendar. Music from Angel Fire is in their 27th season of great classical chamber music by wo... More

More to do than you can imagine

2011-06-29  —  It seems this summer is packed with things to do in and around Angel Fire! Every day we are adding new things to the calendar. Over the Fourth of July week, there is not enough time to even attempt to attend all of the exciting and various events to celebrate the holiday. Once the holiday weekend is over, there is still something going on every week well into September. The chairlift is running seven days a week to give you great views of the area. The golfers are keeping the course busy at t... More

Angel Fire Bike Park expands

2011-05-10  —  Angel Fire Bike Park, has gone through an expansion and improvement this spring and starting May 26, the Park will offer over 29 miles of new and enhanced trails for riders of all abilities. In an effort to appeal to the beginner and intermediate rider, the Angel Fire Bike Park has expanded and reworked the trails so beginners will have a safe and controlled environment to learn the sport, improve their basic skills and fine-tune the right technique for difficult sections. The Bike Park also boa... More

2010-11 Road Alert

2010-12-06  —  The New Mexico Department of Transportation has closed NM Highway 58 between Springer and Cimarron for the Ponil Creek bridge replacement. This road will be closed through April 30, 2011. Travelers are encouraged to take the designated detour on NM Highway 21 through Miami and Philmont Scout Ranch. This road has received improvements in preparation of this project and is in good shape. There is only an eight mile difference between traveling on Hwy 58 and traveling on Hwy 21. Do not travel... More

An Enchanted Christmas in Angel Fire

2010-11-27  —  This week all the businesses will be decorating their trees at the Angel Fire Country Club and next Saturday evening we will have hor d'oeurves and a live band during the silent auction for those trees. Each business will donate the proceeds to their favorite charity. Some of the trees are themed to the business or to the charity and they will all be very special. If you do not have your tickets for this wonderful event, they can be purchased at the Chronicle office in Centro Plaza or a... More

Holiday Market in Angel Fire

2010-11-26  —  It is a chilly start here in Angel Fire this morning. -4 at 8 AM, but is warming up quickly with the sun shining and a clear blue sky. Today and tomorrow is Holiday Market at the Community Center. Starting at 10 AM both days, you can experience several artists and crafters selling reasonably priced Christmas gifts. There is no charge to go and browse. You will find artisits and crafters that have created the perfect gift you are looking for that special someone. Several local merch... More

Enjoy your Holidays in Angel Fire

2010-11-23  —  Yesterday we were so happy to have a winter storm come through the Moreno Valley and drop 6 inches of new snow on the Valley floor. The snow guns are cranked up and blowing snow on the slopes every evening. Bring the parkas and long johns, it was 2 degrees at 7:30 AM today on the bank clock. More snow coming in tomorrow and again on Monday according to the latest weather report. Nancy stopped by from Roadrunner Tours this morning and told us the horses are harnessed and the sleighs are r... More

It is Snowing In Angel Fire!

2010-11-01  —  Temperatures have dropped and it is snowing at the base of Angel Fire Resort and in the Village! The Angel Fire Resort newsletter sent this morning says that weather and temperature permitting, Angel Fire Resort's snowmaking crew will fire up the snowguns this week as we prepare for our winter season. Angel Fire Resort has snowmaking capability on 52% of the mountain. The snowmaking efforts are focused on our green and blue trails. As temperatures permit, the snowmaking team will work nigh... More

Two Seasons at One Time

2010-10-21  —  Waking up in Angel Fire this morning was interesting. We had fall colors and green pines up to 9000 feet and above 9000 beautiful white snow covered the mountains. Beautiiful views of the newly covered white peaks remind us that winter is right around the corner. Have you made plans to come up to Angel Fire for the winter? We are booking winter packages now, so make sure and call your favorite Property Manager or Angel Fire Resort to make your reservations for the 2011 Ski Season! W... More

Relax!

2010-10-20  —  Chilly mornings and bright sunny cool days. The weather in Angel Fire is always perfect for the season. We still have color on the mountains. It seems this year the color is so vibrant and we have had great weather to let the leaves linger on the trees a little longer. Town is quieter now, but people seem to be enjoying that fact, too! There is an ease and relaxed feeling so one seems rushed. It's a great time to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life and just relax in the mountains.... More

Autumn is in the Air in Angel Fire

2010-09-28  —  With the kids back in school and the “snowbirds” of the north heading south for the winter, Angel Fire is still a bustling little town. The leaves have started to change from their brilliant green of the summer to the breath-taking gold of Fall. For the next couple of weeks, we will have a spectacular display of color around town. Activities are still happening. The golf course is still open and playing 18 holes in this fantastic Indian Summer weather can’t be beat. The Angel Fire Peak Chall... More

Things are happening in Angel Fire

2010-08-20  —  Summertime is winding down here in Angel Fire and we are expecting a spectacular display of color this Fall. There is still so much to do in Angel Fire. In September we start off with Bikes, Blues and Brews at the Angel Fire Resort. On September 4th popular microbrews and craft beers, a Harley Davidson motorcycle showcase, great live music and a BBQ will be the main attractions. The Moreno Valley Parade of Homes will also be on September 4th and you can get maps to all of the homes on display... More

SUMMERTIME!

2010-06-19  —  Cool days beat the heat in Angel Fire! The weather has been excellent to enjoy the day outdoors with the family. Daytime temperatures have been in the mid 70's with very little humidity. The mountain bike courses are great, fishing has been great (catching trout every day) and the golf course is in great shape. The new Angel Fire Resort Country Club has added a lot to the golfing experience, too! Every weekend there is some special event to enjoy and it looks like Angel Fire SummerFest and Ba... More

There is plenty to do in and around Angel Fire

2010-04-01  —  Spring, Summer and Fall in Angel Fire is a great time to get out and enjoy Mother Nature. The fresh mountain air and great views are a bonus to the mountain biking, golf, hiking, fishing, four-wheeling and horseback riding. Not to mention the myriad of arts and crafts exhibits, music concerts and natural photography opportunities. And what better place to base your vacation (or get-away) than Angel Fire? There is so much to explore that you will want to stay an extra day, just to get in a lit... More

Spring brings more snow

2010-03-10  —  This Winter and now into the Springtime, Angel Fire has been fortunate to receive a great amount of dry powder snow. Even now, Spring Break will be fantastic skiing and boarding because we get a storm through the area every few days. The roads are open, so plan now to get away and ski one more time this Winter. And if this will be your first time to ski this Winter, you will have a blast and experience some great snow conditions for skiing and boarding. Here in Angel Fire, we are also making ... More

Something is going on in Angel Fire

2010-02-05  —  It seems we always have something going on in Angel Fire. There are events, and races planned for every weekend, and many weekdays for the rest of ski season. The really tough decision is trying to decide what you want to do! And if that isn't bad enough, you have to take time out for a sleigh ride or snowmobile trek into the Carson National Forest; dinner with friends up at the Sunset Grille to watch the night skiers; checking out what new clothes are at the Sweet Shirt Shop or just relaxing at... More

Angel Fire moves into Winter fun

2009-12-12  —  The lights are on and we are having fun on the mountain! Yes, Angel Fire has the only ski area in New Mexico with night skiing and tubing and people are taking advantage of the night and the fun. The early season snows and the excellent grooming by the snow makers and groomers have once again given us great skiing and snowboarding conditions. We have been planning for you to arrive. Angel Fire Resort has been busy putting together a list of fun and exciting weekends and festivals for the u... More

Fall Is In The Air

2009-09-21  —  It's another beautiful day here in Angel Fire. Our lovely aspens are beginning to turn golden, and in another couple of weeks the mountainsides will be on fire (so to speak!) with spectacular color. The elk are bugling, and soon they'll begin congregating on the golf course in the evenings. What a sight! Don't you wish you were here? It's been a good summer, and as we enjoy another gorgeous fall we're all starting to think "snow." In fact we're supposed to get some overnight, though we have ... More