Take off on lightweight snowshoes along the scenic backcountry trails with our partner Heritage Inspirations for a day of fun in the snow like no other. Guide Angelisa Murray leads guests on a two-hour walk through the beautiful Amole Canyon in the Carson National Forest (at an elevation of 8,150 feet). Tours include snowshoe and pole rentals, a gourmet pack lunch and transportation to and from the trail. Learn more on the Heritage Inspirations website and book your room package by calling 575.779.5516.


The Taos Ski Valley, a world-class ski resort 30-minutes from the heart of Taos, comprises 110 trails over nearly 1,300 acres with a 3,281-foot vertical drop. The road to the ski area winds through the beautiful Sangre de Cristo Mountains making for a perfect preamble to a day of enjoying some of the best skiing and snowboarding conditions in the world. The mountain offers diverse terrain for skiers and riders of all levels and features one of the highest chairlifts in North America: The Kachina Peak Lift. Guests of El Monte Sagrado can enjoy fare-free service to the Taos Ski Valley through the 341 TSV Green. Learn more.