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Separates the Men from the Boys

Al's Run is the (usually) moguled run beneath the main quad chair lift from the base area at Taos... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2016
culler83
,
Santa Fe, New Mexico
via mobile
Feel the burn heading down Al's

The first slope you see from Chair 1, this one is a tough run. When the snow is fresh, it is great... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2016
rockystuff
,
Indianapolis, IN
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Challenging downhill ski trail in Taos.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good14%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
14 Mar 2016
“Separates the Men from the Boys”
15 Feb 2016
“Feel the burn heading down Al's”
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Taos Ski Valley, NM
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Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Al's Run is the (usually) moguled run beneath the main quad chair lift from the base area at Taos. At most resorts, this run is a green or easy blue, but Al's Run has scared the daylights out of generations of visitors (many from Texas...More

1  Thank culler83
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The first slope you see from Chair 1, this one is a tough run. When the snow is fresh, it is great fun, and soon, everyone has carved it into a total long bump run. Your legs and lungs will be screaming when you get...More

Thank rockystuff
Reviewed 14 February 2016

My goal was to make it down Kachina - The advice given to me was If I can make it down Al's run - I would be able to ski down Kachina peak. for me, great advice - the second day I was ready and...More

Thank Darren T
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Had a great time here! AL was great and the rode up to the camp was even fun. The views were spectacular and we did even have to trudge up the hills on foot to see 'em! I highly recommend this group.

1  Thank Bill M
Reviewed 1 March 2015

I've been going down Al's since I was young. No recommended for beginners , intermediate skiers or "timid on the slopes spouses"(instant on slope citizen divorce) Long, Steep and under the lift. Furthermore, there is no place to bail that is any easier or out...More

1  Thank DallasDoc
Reviewed 6 February 2013

if you can go down Al's Run gracefully, you are truly a great skier! Don't be afraid if this is the first thing you see on the mountain - there plenty of intermediate runs that will give you plenty of thrills!

Thank Pasha C
Reviewed 6 November 2012

If you like moguls you will love this run! You better be ready because you will be watched by the people on the chairs goin up. Very steady and steep. It used to have a J bar lift when I was young and by the...More

Thank Jack W
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