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Ski Apache Ski Resort

Ski Apache Ski Resort

Overall
Overall PAF Score

Overall
Rank

143

Rank in
Region

66

Rank in
State

5

Best time for snow at
Ski Apache Ski Resort
Snow quality compared w/
rest of North American resorts
Last 10 Days of Snowfall at Ski Apache Ski Resort

Powder
Forecast

Powder Forecast
Tuesday
Day
0-1"
Night
0-1"
Wednesday
Day
0"
Night
0"
Thursday
Day
0"
Night
0"
Friday
Day
0"
Night
0"
Saturday
Day
0-1"
Night
0"
Powderfares - 6"+ snow on the way! Go now!
Powderfares!
6"+ of snow
on the way
Go now!
SEA to ABQ
depart Wed Mar 29
return Sat Apr 01
United
$492
EWR to ABQ
depart Wed Mar 29
return Sat Apr 01
United
$543
DFW to ABQ
depart Wed Mar 29
return Sat Apr 01
Boutique
$586
LAX to ABQ
depart Wed Mar 29
return Sat Apr 01
United
$663
SFO to ABQ
depart Wed Mar 29
return Sat Apr 01
United
$802
MSP to ABQ
depart Wed Mar 29
return Sat Apr 01
United
$813
IAH to ABQ
depart Thu Mar 30
return Sat Apr 01
United
$850
BOS to ABQ
depart Wed Mar 29
return Sat Apr 01
United
$954
IAD to ABQ
depart Wed Mar 29
return Sat Apr 01
United
$1,003
ORD to ABQ
depart Wed Mar 29
return Sat Apr 01
United
$1,093
ATL to ABQ
depart Wed Mar 29
return Sat Apr 01
United
$1,101
True Snow: 185" per year
Snow Quality Rank

115

Accounts for resorts' snow quantity, moisture content, latitude, elevation, and slope aspects.

Dump Potential Rank

173

Ski Apache Ski Resort is ranked No. 173 in North America for its total snowfall during an average season.

Historical Powder Odds
Daily Lottery

% of days with more than 6" of snow

7.0%

Extended Stay

% of months with more than 90" of snow

1.0%

Drought Threat

% of months with less than 30" of snow

45.0%

*Special thanks to Tony Crocker and Bestsnow.net.

Dump Potential Rank

173

Ski Apache Ski Resort is ranked No. 173 in North America for its total snowfall during an average season.

Snow
Quality
Rank

115

Accounts for resorts' snow quantity, moisture content, latitude, elevation, and slope aspects.

Total Snow Score

This score accounts for total snow quantity, its moisture content, the resort's latitude, elevation, and its slope aspects, which affect total snow preservation.

Explore Your Trip

Core Strengths of Ski Apache Ski Resort

Core Strengths
Snow Quality
rank
115
score
52.4
Overall
rank
143
score
48.9
Expert
rank
146
score
30.0

Trail Breakdown

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Vertical Drop

1900 ft

11500 ft
Base Elevation: 9600 ft

Slope Aspects

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The Skiing

Apache is in the Southwest.

A Few Words On The Snow

If you're waiting for a powder day at Ski Apache Ski Resort, then you might have a long wait. Only 7.0% of winter days see more than 6 inches of snowfall, which means, on average, you'll have to spend 10 days or more mining the slopes at Ski Apache Ski Resort to score that one great day. It could be worse, however. You could be muskie fishing.

Skiing at Ski Apache Ski Resort is about getting outside, ripping up the slope, eating chili dogs and getting in as much vertical as you can. It's not about big dumps. And that's okay. This place is about honing your skills for that trip to Snowbird or Alaska. With only 1.0% of months at Ski Apache Ski Resort getting more than 90 inches of snow, this isn't the place to set up your powderhound shack.

Drought Potential

If you're banking on snow and you're boarding a plane for a week at Ski Apache Ski Resort, you should temper your expectations. This is a place where winter drought can grab hold of the weather pattern for long periods, as 45.0% of the winter months here see less than 30 inches of snow.

Getting to Ski Apache Ski Resort, if you're flying in

If you have to get on a plane and still spend more than three hours, in this case a full 205 minutes to get to Ski Apache Ski Resort, the payoff has to be big. We're here, hoping you get that bounty. Here's to snow at Ski Apache Ski Resort, and lots of it; may your gamble pay off!