Pajarito Mountain Ski Area, New Mexico

Pajarito Mountain, above Los Alamos, is just 45 minutes from Santa Fe (about 2 hours from Albuqurque).

Pajarito Mountain has 40 trails on 300 skiable acres, five chair lifts, a new terrain park, ski school, ski equipment rentals, a cafeteria and a day lodge.

Looking for the perfect place to bring the family? Try Pajarito, where the season is long and snow is great and the lines are short.

Give it a try and you will most surely be back again for more!

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Mountain Statistics for Pajarito Mountain Ski Area
Base Elevation: 9,000 ft (2,743 meters)
Summit Elevation: 10,440 ft (3,182 m)
Vertical Drop: 1,200 ft (366 m)
Skiable Area: 300 acres (121 hectares)
Annual Snowfall: 150 in (381 cm)
Longest Run: 6,340 ft (1,932 m)
Snowmaking: 0 %
Number of Lifts: 6
Uphill Lift Capacity: 6,500 per hour
Types of Lifts: 1 Surface Lift
3 Double Chairs
1 Triple Chair
1 Quad Chair
Number of Trails: 40
Trail Ratings for Pajarito Mountain Ski Area
Easiest: Easiest 20%
More Difficult: More Difficult 50%
Most Difficult: Most Difficult 30%
Experts Only: Experts Only 0%
Trail ratings indicate the relative difficulty of the runs within a given ski area and are not meant to be used for comparison between ski areas.
Area Details for Pajarito Mountain Ski Area
Alpine Skiing: Yes
Snowboarding: Yes
Restricted Areas: Yes
Terrain Park: Yes
Nearby Cross Country: 25 km