Updated: 4/5/2017 8:47 AM

Next update: Thursday, April 6!

New snow here is as of Wednesday morning. The season is slowly winding down, but it’s not over yet.

Here are some highlights for this coming weekend: Santa Fe is now closed... Taos open through Sunday and will close on Sunday, April 9 and has $20 tickets this week... Sipapu will reopen Saturday and Sunday with a special deal for tickets… Purgatory re-opens Friday through Sunday and open weekends through the end of April… Wolf Creek has closed but may open on weekends in April if snow allows.

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Santa Fe

Closed for the season.

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Taos Ski Valley

New: 7

Storm: 10

This Week:  10

Base: 98

This Season: 227

Lifts: 3/15

Runs: 98/113

Groomed: 20

Surface: P/PP/MG

Lifts 1, 2, 4, and 12 will be running Tuesday April 4th - Sunday the 9th. Lifts 1, 2 & 4 will run from 10am until 4pm. Lift 12 will close at 2:45pm. No beginner lifts will be running through the end of the season. Only Private Snowsports lessons will be offered through April 9. Through Thursday April 6 is Community Days with $20 dollar lift tickets. They also ask that you make a voluntary contribution to the Taos Community Foundation. Any amount is acceptable and greatly appreciated! Donations can be made at any ticket window. Friday, April 7th – Sunday the 9th ticket prices will remain at the standard $98 rate with $20 of that goes to the cost of the lift ticket and $78 will go to the donation that Taos is making to a local non-profit.

Season passes are on sale for the 2017/18 season! They are at the lowest prices and the best benefits right now but they are set to expire on April 13th. Click here for more information.

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Sipapu

New: NR

Storm: NR

This Week: 0

Base: 30

Lifts: 0/6

Runs: TBD/43

Surface: SP/MG

Open this weekend Saturday and Sunday with closing day scheduled for Sunday, April 9. Ski FREE for Closing Weekend! 100% of lift ticket proceeds April 8-9 will go to the La Jicarita Food Basket. Donate any amount and get a FREE lift ticket on April 8-9. Suggested donation is at least $5.

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Purgatory

New: 0

Storm: 4

This Week: 6

Base: 63

This Season: 263

Lifts: 8/10

Runs: 93/94

Groomed: 26

Lifts 1, 2, 4, 7 & 9 are turning 10am- 5pm this Friday through Sunday; lifts 3 & 8  10-4:30 on the back side as well. Purgatory is open weekends Apr 7-9, 14-16, 22 & 23, and April 29 & 30 with live music every Sunday!

After delays due to 21 feet of snowfall this winter, the new surface lift at the bottom of the backside is now open. Lift 11 is a pair of transfer lifts takes skiers and snowboarders across the toe of the slope from roughly the bottom of Dirty’s Secret, a new trail at Purgatory which debuted this season, Siegele Street or Lower Bull Run over to the bottom of the Legends Express. Lift 11 is a modernized rope tow design, called a Swiss Cord, which skiers can access from any point along the alignment to easily traverse over to the base of the Legends Express.  Positioned end-to-end, spanning approximately 1,300 feet, skiers are able to grab any point and move to the west, toward the high-speed quad.

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Wolf Creek

New: 2

Storm: 6

This Week: 16

Base: 111

This Season: 417

Lifts: 7/7

Runs: 77/77

Surface: P/PP

Note: Even though closing day was Sunday, April 2, if there is significant snowfall and good timing of storm cycles, Wolf Creek will reopen for weekends throughout April. Announcements for reopening dates will be found on the homepage at www.WolfCreekSki.com.

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Silverton Mountain

New: 8

Storm: 12

This Week: 20

Base: 50-90

Lifts: 1/1

Runs: 69/69

Open Thursday through Sunday. Unguided Season (guides still available during unguided season), April 7-9.

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Telluride

Closed for the season.

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Arizona Snowbowl (Flagstaff)

New: 4

Storm: 4

This Week: 4

Base: 97

This Season: 326

Lifts: 6/8

Runs: 42/45

Groomed: NR

Parks: 2/3 open with 48 features

Open on Friday through Sunday through April 30th. The World's Best Spring Break Special is extended for the remainder of the season! Purchase a $29 lift ticket 48 hours in advance online and get a FREE $15 gift card (good for retail, food and bar purchases same day). For all online specials visit us at www.ArizonaSnowbowl.com/SpringBreak.

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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, MG=Machine Groomed Snow, HP=Hard Packed, SP=Spring Conditions, VC=Variable Conditions, CS=Corn Snow, 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.