Mountain location, weather and the variety of activities makes the town of Angel Fire, New Mexico an ideal summer vacation destination! Because of it’s central location on the Enchanted Circle, Angel Fire is the perfect base for exploring the northeastern quadrant of New Mexico including Taos, Red River, Eagle Nest and Cimarron.
At an elevation of 8,420 feet, Angel Fire’s summer temperature is seldom above 80 degrees. The cooler temperature and low humidity enable sports enthusiast to enjoy their hobbies even more! The PGA Champion Golf Course is open May thru October (weather permitting). The ski chairlift becomes a mountain bike lift to the top of the ski mountain for a fast ride down the slopes! Cool mountain weather is ideal for family hikes or picnics in the surrounding national forest. Hungry brown and rainbow trout are waiting in stocked lakes and mountain streams for the fishermen. Summer and Fall "things to do" include golf tournaments, mountain bike races, music events, car shows, disc golf, Octoberfest and of course, swimming at the new Country Club pool.In addition to the fire painted sunsets, Angel Fire has spectacular views of New Mexico’s highest mountain, Wheeler Peak! The clear night skies are perfect for identifying constellations and star gazing. Visit Angel Fire for a great NM vacation.
NEW - Zip Line open May 17, 2013
Reserve now - 575-377-4320
MOUNTAIN BIKE: May 24, 2012 Get on the downhill with a bike.
Bike the ski slope if you dare! Bring your own bike or rent one. The Chili Express chairlift will carry you and your bike to the ski mountain trails (reviews). Mountain Bike rentals are available at the base of the chairlift and at several locations in Angel Fire. Special events are planned throughout the summer and fall seasons. New trails have been added for more summer fun! Thrusday - Monday 10a.m. to 5p.m. Review complete schedule at Angel Fire Resort.
New trails have been added this year!
GOLF: May 10, 2013
When relaxed “vacation attitude” and high altitude meet in Angel Fire, golf balls will travel further! One of the top rated PGA Championship Golf courses in New Mexico with over 6,600 yards of high altitude play waits for you in the cool mountain valley. Sign up for lessons and clinics at the Golf Pro Shop. The Pro Shop also offers a variety of brand name golf clothing and supplies. To book a tee time, call 800-633-7463 or (575)-377-3055
- Angel Fire Excursions - (575) 377-2799 - tours in the Carson National Forest
- American Creek Adventure - (575) 377-1370 - ATV tours Angel Fire
- Vietnam Veterans National Memorial - (575) 377-6900
- Tour Taos - museums, art and shopping well take a whole day.
- Day trip through the Cimarron Canyon State Park to Cimarron is a must do! See the historic St. James Hotel, Kit Carson and Old Mill Museums, Philmont Scout Ranch
- The Enchanted Circle - 85-mile loop winding through high mountains and forests. It passes through the villages of Angel Fire, Eagle Nest, Red River, Taos, and Questa.
BIRDING: Workshops throughout the year in Angel Fire. Angel Fire Chamber of Commerce - (575) 377-6661
CHAIRLIFT RIDES: Opening date -May 24, 2012 10am - 5pm
Great views of the village of Angel Fire and the surrounding mountains. Angel Fire Resort - 800-633-7463
DISC GOLF PARK: Ride the chairlift to the mountain top.
CLIMBING WALL & BUNGY TRAMPOLINE: Angel Fire Resort - 800- 446-8117
FISHING: Catch that Big One this summer at Monte Verde Lake or in the nearby Eagle Nest Lake State Park. Olympic Park Lake in Angel Fire is the perfect place to teach the "Little Ones" to fish. Paddle boat and row boat rentals, fly fishing lessons and guided fishing services are available. Bring your rod or rent one. A fresh grilled mountain trout makes an unforgetable dinner!
Monte Verde Lake - opening date May 25, 2012
HIKING: Recreational trails are open to hiking, biking, cross country skiing and snow-shoeing. Information and maps are available at the Centro Plaza in Angel Fire.
- Roadrunner Tours, Inc. - 800-377-6416, offers a variety of tours including Saturday night Chuck Wagon dinners.
- Bobcat Pass Wilderness Adventures - (575) 754-2769
HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES: BIPS-Balloons - 888-993-2477, (575) 377-247
SWIM: Country Club indoor swimming pool. Also available for private parties. (575) 377-3055
TENNIS: (575) 377-6401 April through November and during dry winter months. Regulation courts are located in Olympic Park and at the Country Club entrance.
WHITE WATER RAFTING:
- "The Taos Box" has over 60 rapids in 17 miles and 15 class-four rapids. Several area companies offer rapid thrills!
- Far Flung Adventures - 800-359-2627
- Native Sons Adventures - 800-753-7559
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