• New Mexico

    Taos Ski Valley Adds Event Space

    The Northern New Mexico ski resort is attracting groups with a new four season event space. Taos Ski Valley is nestled in the Sangre de Cristo mountains 17 miles northeast of the high desert town of Taos. The ski resort was founded in 1954 by Ernie and Rhoda Blake in a snow basin Ernie discovered while flying his Cessna 170 across northern New Mexico. In 2014, after nearly 60 years of ownership and operation, the Blake family sold the ski resort to billionaire conservation philanthropist Louis Bacon. With the change in ownership, Taos Ski Valley set out to upgrade resort infrastructure and build new lodging, with the intention of honoring…