January 22, 2017

Angel Fire Resort Celebrates 50 Years

Angel Fire Resort will mark its 50th anniversary in January 2017. Paying tribute to the resort’s legendary pedigree and family-friendly mountain, the celebration is not to be missed.

When: January 19 to January 22, 2017

On January 19th, 2017 Angel Fire Resort will be starting it’s celebration with a cocktail welcome party and featuring selected pieces displayed showing our rich history over the last 50 years. Such a hallmark milestone provides an opportunity to reflect upon the storied opening of the resort in 1966. Angel Fire Resort known for highlighting its stunning natural surroundings, the resort has always perpetuated a distinct sense of environment and nature, both in design and service.

50th Anniversary Savings

  • Stay 2 Nights & Enjoy the 3rd Night FREE*
  • Book two nights, we’ll give you that third night for free when you stay with us anytime between Tuesday, January 17 – Monday, January 23.
  • Book the 50th Anniversary Celebration package price online or by calling (800) 633-7463.
  • *3 night stay required. Taxes & fees not included, not combinable with other offers. Subject to availability. Must be booked 24 hours in advance. New reservations only.
  • $5.50 Lift Tickets 1/21 & 1/22 – While Supplies Last

In addition to lodging discounts, we will be rolling back the prices to 1966 and selling lift tickets for $5.50 to first 550 bought each day Saturday, January 21 & Sunday, January 22.

Limited quantities are available for pre-purchase with the above lodging package. Otherwise, get here early to score yours at the Ticket Window each morning!

50th Anniversary Celebration – Schedule of Events

Thursday, January 19

  • Welcome Party at Garden Court with Live Music by Atomic Balm @ 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm
  • Native American Blessing
  • Museum Showcasing Angel Fire’s Past on Display

Friday, January 20

  • On-Mountain Scavenger Hunt @ 9:00 am to 2:30 pm
  • Scavenger Hunt Prizes Awarded @ 3pm
  • Live Music in the Village Haus by Felix Y Los Gatos @ 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • “Gold Hat Party” at Elements with Special Menu & Live Music by Donohoe and Grimes – Doors open at 4:00 pm
  • Call 575-377-3055 to for Dinner Reservations

Saturday, January 21

  • Vintage Ski Suit Day @ 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Outdoor Beer Garden with Live Music by Pigment on the Deck @ 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Rail Jam presented by the Ski Team @ 5:00 pm
  • DJ Oliver at The Village Haus @5:00 pmto 11:00 pm
  • Past Employee Reunion Dinner @ 5:30 pm to Midnight (Purchase Tickets online)
  • Fireworks @ 7:30 pm

Sunday, January 22

  • Sunday Brunch at Legends @ 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Telluride Mountainfilm On Tour

Telluride Mountainfilm on Tour, presented by Angel Fire Resort, brings inspiration and education about important issues to audiences around the world with documentary films that will explore the themes connected to Telluride MountainFilm’s mission of exploring cultures, preserving environments and promoting adventure.

When: Saturday, January 14, 2017 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Where: Angel Fire Community Center

Cost: $15.00

Established in 1979, Mountainfilm is dedicated to educating, inspiring and motivating audiences about environments, cultures, issues and adventures. Working at the nexus of filmmaking and action, its flagship event is the renowned Telluride Mountainfilm festival, a four-day event held each Memorial Day weekend in Telluride, Colorado. The festival has attracted leading documentary filmmakers, artists, photographers, conservationists, mountaineers, scientists, journalists and explorers from around the world to engage in the festival’s tag line of “celebrating indomitable spirit.”

Mountainfilm on Tour shares a selection of the films from the annual festival with audiences around the globe and offers Mountainfilm for Students, a free educational outreach initiative for K-12 schools at tour locations. Year-round and worldwide, the tour reaches over 40,000 people on five continents. You can now preview the complete playlist for Telluride Mountainfilm on Tour presented by Angel Fire Resort!

Tickets are available online or at the door.

Cocktail Party starts at 5:30 pm | Show Begins promptly at 6:30 pm

For more information please visit the Angel Fire Resort website.

First Tracks

Want to make your first turns before anyone else? Join our Guest Services team Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays of the season for First Tracks!

When: Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays from 7:45 am to 9:00 am

Where: Angel Fire Resort

Cost: $20 with the purchase of a lift ticket or free for season pass members!

Availability is limited, so please sign up with Angel Fire Resort Guest Services either at the office in our Base Area or by calling 575-377-4357.

2nd Annual Snolf Charity Classic

We will be following a 9 hole, 4 person team scramble format.

Heavy appetizers and prizes at Elements Bar after the tournament.

When: Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Where: Angel Fire Resort

Cost: $60.00 Per Player

For more information and registration call the Nordic Center at 575-377-4488.

Opening Day Tomorrow!

Angel Fire Resort Ski & Snowboard

When: December 9, 2016 at 9:00 am

Opening Day of the 2016/2017 Winter Season

Angel Fire Resort

Thanksgiving Buffet Dinner

turkeyThe Chefs at Elements will be cooking a Thanksgiving feast in style, inviting families and visitors to celebrate the spirit of the season, enjoy the hometown hospitality and indulge in a holiday meal that’s guaranteed to please the palate.

When: November 24, 2016 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Where: Elements @ Angel Fire Resort

50 Years – Angel Fire Resort

50-years-afrAngel Fire Community:

With winter 2016/17 and our 50th Anniversary Celebration right around the corner, we invite you to join us in looking forward to winter 2016/17 and all the sales, marketing and special events Angel Fire Resort will be rolling out. Group sales will provide an update on group and conference numbers for this winter and what we can expect.

Please join us for a collaborative meeting to discuss current programs scheduled for this winter and summer 2017 and to explore how your business can get involved.

We’ll also be rolling out some new summer 2017 exciting events.

Where: iHub, located on the 2nd Floor of the Frontier Plaza Building

When: 10:00 a.m. | Wednesday, November 2

Refreshments will be available during this meeting.

Mike Hess
Chief Marketing Officer
970-708-0336

Member Holiday Tasting

wineCome taste and sample holiday spirits from around the world including champagnes, vodkas, wines and more. Demonstrations including how to put your hot in the toddy. Wonderful gift buying opportunities at special member pricing.

When: November 26, 2016 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Where: Elements Fine Dining, 100 Country Club Dr., Angel Fire, NM 87710

Call 575-377-3055 to make your reservation!

The Tour Of The Enchanted Circle

tour-of-the-enchanted-circleThe Tour of the Enchanted Circle is a series of disc golf tournaments to be held in Northern New Mexico during summer/fall of 2016.

Players will accrue points based on how they finish in these events. They will also get points for simply playing the events, and get bonus points for hitting an ace. Players will get points based on the divisions that they play in (with a couple of exceptions). Points are NON TRANSFERABLE between divisions (see exceptions below). $2 from each entry fee for these events will go toward the final series payout that will be given out at Angel Fire. The $2 series fee is not optional. The top 40% of the field will get paid out for the series. Ams will also be paid out for series bonuses in cash!

Here is how the divisions will be divided for the purposes of points for the series. All regular PDGA divisions will be offered for the tournaments. The below divisions are FOR SERIES POINTS ONLY and do not affect the individual tournaments.

  • Open
  • Pro women
  • Age protected pros (masters/grandmasters)
  • Advanced men
  • Age protected advanced (masters/grand and above)
  • Amateur women
  • Intermediate/recreational men

Points will be given out by how many people in your point series division you finish ahead of.

Point Breakdown:

  • Pre registering for the event at elitebrothersdiscgolf.com in the event: 50 points
  • Ace: 25 points

Points earned by finish: 5 per player that you beat in your series division.

Tournaments that are part of the Tour are:

  • Rio Pueblo Open, June 25-26 (Sipapu, Two Grey Hares, and Picuris Pueblo Disc Golf Course)
  • Sipapu Summer Slam, July 16-17 (Sipapu)
  • State Doubles, September 17-18 (Sipapu)
  • Drew Judycki Memorial, September 24-25 (Red River Ski Area)
  • Angel Fire Open (Tour Finale), October 15-16 (Angel Fire Resort)

For more information visit:

Tour of the Enchanted Circle | Angel Fire Open (Tour Finale)

2016 Grizzly Grind

grizzly-grindThe 2016 Grizzly Grind presented by Adams State University Cycling Team hosts their collegiate conference championships in mountain biking. Two days of mountain bike racing will determine the best collegiate mountain bike athletes around in four separate disciplines: Cross Country, Dual Slalom, Short Track Cross Country, and Downhill.

Onsite registration only for this event. Discounted lodging rate of $99 available for race participants using Promo Code ADAM.

Starts October 8 @ 7:00 am
Ends October 9 @ 5:00 pm

Angel Fire Bike Park
10 Miller Lane
Angel Fire, NM