Mountain Blog

5″ of Snow at Pajarito!

Sherwood’s Corner on East Road. Photo courtesy of Eric Schaller.

Like all of our guests, our team was happy to see the 5″ of snow this week. As we groomed (click here for the grooming report), we couldn’t help but notice that the new powder blended really nicely with the snow underneath. We’re now keeping watch on the next storm system that’s headed our way, possibly beginning this Tuesday.

We’re fielding some questions from guests who haven’t skied with us recently, and their first question is this: how’s the snow? It’s late February, and the conditions are definitely spring-like. That being said, ...

NEW! Open Everyday March 2 Through April 3

It has been a great year here at Pajarito Mountain Ski Area. We can’t be more thankful for all the snow we have gotten thanks to the El Niño weather front. To celebrate, we have some awesome news for you all.

I am excited to announce we are extending our daily operations from March 2 to April 3. That means you get an entire month of skiing every single day. What better way to spend a day off with the kids or an unexpected sick day? Lifts will be running from 9am- 4pm as usual, and there’s a chair with your ...

K2 Women’s Weekend Returns to Pajarito

For years, Pajarito has hosted the K2 Women’s Weekend, and we couldn’t be more excited to bring it back again this weekend, February 5-7, during one of our snowiest winters in years. While I personally haven’t attended this women’s event, I can tell you: it’s clearly a lot of fun. The weekend includes discounted lift tickets, free clinics and free demos – and it’s all about supporting cancer awareness while supporting those brave individuals and families who are battling this disease.

There are many activities going on throughout the weekend (for the full list, please check out, although the local ...