Taos Ski Valley (New Mexico)

Top 5 things to do in Taos Ski Valley (New Mexico)

  • By Jim K
  • Resorts
  • 01.03.2016

Do you need a top 5 things to do in Taos Ski Valley (New Mexico) to know if to come here for your next holiday? In that case you came to the right place because this is just what you’ll learn about here.

Eating something good
Finding something to eat in Taos Ski Valley is super easy. One of the best known places to eat something is Tim’s Stray Dog Cantina. You will not eat dogs, but some of the best Northern New Mexican food and drinks. The Bavarian Lodge & Restaurant is where you need to be if you want to feel like you’re in Europe.

Ride a horse
This is a relaxing summer activity if you like horses and nature. Exploring nature on the back of a horse is done in the presence of an experienced guide. You should bring your camera as well for the scenic views will be very inspiring for a picture or two.

Participate in a full moon hike
Hiking is fun, but doing so under the full moon is a real adventure. The hike is 4 miles long in total and lead by the Mayor of Taos Ski Valley. Joining the hike is free of charge and recommended to everyone over the age of 12.

Experience a hot air balloon tour
The hot air balloon tours happen throughout the year if the weather is good. The tours take place in the morning and over the Rio Grande Gorge. Make sure to call in advance for a seat and for information related to duration and clothing.

Bath in a mineral spring
The Ojo Caliente Resort is the best place to go to if you want to benefit from soaking in some mineral waters. There are more spring located here, each one rich in different minerals. The resort created pools with water from 2 or more springs for a healthier experience.