Discover a Ruidoso winter.
Snuggle in front of a fire. Build a snowman. Take a walk in the forest. Stargaze. Ruidoso embraces winter weather with plenty of no-cost activities to keep your vacation on budget.
As winter kicks off in Ruidoso, the village fills with light after dark: from the much beloved annual Festival of Lights and the holiday displays in Midtown to the festive glow at Schoolhouse and Wingfield parks.
Whether you’re looking to ring in the New Year with a romantic evening, a night out with friends, or a celebration the whole family can enjoy, Ruidoso has you covered. Celebrate the arrival of 2018 in Ruidoso with these New Year's Eve events.
Tips on how to dress and gear up for your Ruidoso winter vacation. Think warm layers, a hat and gloves, waterproof jackets, cozy pullovers, wool socks and more.
Ski season is here with Ski Apache opening on December 15, 2017 and Apache Wind Rider Zip Tour now open Thursday through Sunday.
During the winter holiday season, there are sleigh rides through the historic upper canyon with Grindstone Stables.