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Updated: Friday, November 22, 2019 7:37 AM

The first big storm of the season has hit the slopes of NM and Southern CO. Sipapu and Wolf Creek have been open weekends for several weeks and are both open this weekend. Arizona Snowbowl (Flagstaff) also now open for the season. Check out the snow totals below.

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Sandia Peak:

New: 5

Base: 5

This Season: 5

Opening data TBD in December.

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Santa Fe:

New: 16

Storm: 19

This Season: 23

Tentative 2019/2020 Winter Season Opening Date is Thanksgiving Day, November 28!

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Taos Ski Valley:

New: 13

Storm: 18

This Season: NR

Base: 27

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Pajarito:

New: 6

Storm: 6

This Season: 6

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Angel Fire:

New: 6

Storm: 6

This Season: NR

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Sipapu:

New: 9

Storm: 9

Base: 18

This Season: 19

Runs: 3

Lifts: 2 (2 and 5)

Bambi, Lower Bambi and Thumper are open with access from both Lift 2 and 5. For all those looking to hit a park lap or two, we have a mini terrain park on Thumper with four features that can be accessed by both lifts! Mountain crews are hard at work enhancing terrain offerings and have started snowmaking at the top of Lift 1 on the top pitch of Gamble. 

Sipapu will be open Saturdays and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through November 22 when the resort opens for daily operations.

Lift ticket prices will be $35 for adults (ages 18-59) and $30 for youth (ages 11-17) and seniors (ages 60-69).

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Red River:

New: 12

Storm: 12

Season: 12

Opening day Wednesday, November 27.

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Ski Apache:

Opening TBD.

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Purgatory:

New: 7

Storm: 7

This Season: 12

Making snow nightly as conditions allow. Was scheduled to open this Saturday, November 23, but now opening Wednesday, November 27 to allow for more snowmaking.

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Wolf Creek:

New: 12

Storm: 12

Base: 18

This Season: 34

Lifts:

Runs: 40% of terrain

Surface: Powder/Packed Powder with Early Season Conditions and Obstacles. Excellent early season skiing.

Wolf Creek Ski Area is excited to announce opening of the upper mountain this weekend with 6 lifts operating from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.! Wolf Creek will be open 7 days a week for the season beginning Saturday, November 23rd.

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Silverton Mountain:

Opening TBD.

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Telluride:

New: 6

Storm: 6

Base: 8

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Arizona Snowbowl (Flagstaff):

New: 3

Storm: 18

Base: 24

This Season: 22

Now open daily with 5 trails open.

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Cross Country Areas:

Here are the links to some other resorts of interest in New Mexico, Southern Colorado and Arizona. Click on the resort name to get all the details.

Enchanted Forest XC

Chama Cross Country

Valles Caldera National Preserve

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Report Legend:

Snowfall amounts are listed in inches. Surface conditions are noted as follows: P=Powder, PP=Packed Powder, TP=Tracked Powder, MG=Machine Groomed Snow, HP=Hard Packed, SP=Spring Conditions, VC=Variable Conditions, NR=No Report From Ski Area, N/A=Not Applicable, T=Trace.

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More Information:

Here are some links that you may find helpful: 

Ski New Mexico

Colorado Ski Country

Ski Utah

New Mexico National Weather Service 

Colorado National Weather Service 

Colorado Mtn Weather & Avalanche Report

Detailed Ski Area Forecast From SnowForecast

Warren Miller Films & Info

National Forest Service (has fall color info and more)

Colorado Ski History Web Site (includes info on closed NM/CO areas)

New Mexico Road Conditions

Road Condition Phone Numbers:

New Mexico 800-432-4269, Colorado 303-639-1111, Utah 866-511-8824, Arizona 888-411-7623. 

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