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Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area

With more than 30 kilometers of trails devoted to both classic and freestyle Nordic skiing, the Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area is New Mexico’s most extensive cross-country skiing environment. This gorgeous New Mexico skiing hotspot is located in Carson National Forest, only 3 miles east of downtown Red River. The Enchanted Forest has it all; expertly groomed ski trails winding through winding woodlands against the jaw-dropping beauty of the majestic mountains of New Mexico.

Inexperienced skiers who visit Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area have the opportunity to learn correct cross-country skiing technique at the Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski School. Expert instructors will teach visitors the latest techniques, whether they’re beginners or professionals.

The Enchanted Forest offers over 15km of exclusive snowshoeing trails in addition to its cross-country ski trails. Thanks to the Enchanted Forest’s groomed trails, outhouses and warming hut, many people also use the ski trails for snowshoeing.