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This Week At Pajarito: Open MLK Holiday Monday!

on January 20, 2019 - 10:17pm

Pajarito Mountain Ski Area is open Wednesday through, but this week also is open Monday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Photo by Vint Miller

Pajarito Mountain News:

Pajarito Mountain Ski Area is open for Wednesday-Sunday operations, but this week also is open Monday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Lift ticket prices are valid through March 18. Prices are $49 for adults (ages 18-59), $39 for teens (ages 13-18), $39 for children (ages 6-12) and $24 seniors (65-79). Half day ticket prices are valid through March 18. Prices are $39 for adults, $33 for teens, $27 for children and $33 seniors. Morning half day tickets are valid from 9:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Afternoon half day tickets are valid 12:30-4 p.m.

For more ticket info, click here.

Check our snow report to see which trails are open!

Upcoming Events:

*Beer and Bands is back 3-5 p.m. Feb. 2-23 from Pajarito’s winter Beer & Band series features live music and local craft beer from Bathtub Row Brewing Co-Op. Craft brew from Bathtub Row Brewing starts pouring at noon. Enjoy live music 3-5 p.m. Learn more.

*Feb. 3 celebrate the Superbowl. Get your skiing in before watching the big game. Wear your team’s favorite jersey and enter to win a Pajarito hat! Check it out.

*Mark your calendar for February 9th for some pre-valentines day romance. More details to come! Find out more here.

*Celebrate the Anniversary Torchlight Parade 4-6 p.m. Feb. 9. Celebrate the anniversary of Pajarito Mountain with a torchlight parade, music and sparklers. Feel free to bring your own beverage to celebrate as well. Torchlight parade starts at dusk! Learn more.

*March 2 Pajarito will host a Community Apres Ski. Relax after a day of skiing with friends, BYOB drinks, and an old ski movie! Bring your own beverage a enjoy a movie at the Pajarito Mountain Cafe 3-5 p.m. Learn more.

*March 16 will be Skiesta. Skiesta is a long-standing tradition at Pajarito Mountain. The very first Skiesta was held in 1948 and featured music, costumes and a 50 cent hot dog lunch. Since it’s very humble beginnings, Skiesta has been a wacky spring event that celebrates the unique mountain culture of Los Alamos and the wonderful sport of skiing (all types—snowboarding included!). This year there will be beer from New Mexico Craft Breweries, a costume contest, themed skiing events, and live music. Check it out here.

Upcoming Deals:

*FREE Skiing Guests 5th grade and younger, 40, 60 and 70+ years old ski free every day of the season.

Active duty military members ski free nearly every day of the season. Learn more here.

*Active Duty Military Ski FREE: Guests with active duty military ID cards get a FREE lift ticket nearly every Wednesday. For more details, click here.

Pajarito Mountain partners with Comfort Inn & Suites of Los Alamos, New Mexico to offer you FREE lodging in Los Alamos when you purchase your lift tickets directly from Comfort Inn & Suites (based on double occupancy). To get this special, a minimum of two adult lift tickets ($49 each) must be purchased. No other free or discounted lift tickets or packages may be combined with this promotion.

*FREE Lodging also is available every day at the Super 8 Las Vegas, NM, and the Pendaries Village Resort located 30 minutes from Las Vegas, NM with a purchase of two $47 lift tickets. For information, visit

*The following guests ski FREE every day at Pajarito: Seven and under, 4th graders, 5th graders, and Seniors 70+. For more details, click here.