What is the best place for ski rental in Taos Ski Valley?
We highly recommend renting your skis on the mountain if you can. Its the most convenient way to rent skis on your trip to Taos.
The downtown Taos location may also be a great option if you have an easy way to transport your skis to the mountain.
Can I just rent skis or a snowboard? I do not need the full package.
Yes, most of our ski rental shops in Taos Ski Valley also rent just skis or a snowboard. You can rent just the skis, the snowboard, or with boots and add-ons like helmets. You can also purchase gloves, goggles, and more at the shops.
I do not see Junior ski rental prices. Do these shops rent kids skis and snowboards?
Yes, most of our Taos Ski Valley ski rental shops above do rent kids ski and snowboard equipment for kids. The prices are generally less expensive than adult ski rental.
How can I save money on Taos ski and snowboard rentals?
Renting online in advance can save you money. Many outfitters offer online reservation rates that are better than walk-in rates. The typical saving by renting in advance is around 20%
What is included in the rental package?
In Taos Ski Valley, ski rental packages include downhill skis or snowboard, bindings, boots, and poles (ski).
What are the differences between the types of ski rental packages (Demo, Performance, Sport)?
Demo (or premium) packages are for the advanced skier that wants a specific ski or snowboard rental to match their specific riding style or matching the skis to the terrain. These are high-end, high-performance skis and snowboards.
Performance packages are intended for intermediate to beginner levels, typically for groomed terrain, and generally have a stiffer, more specialized flex pattern, and can be wider in the waist.
Sport packages are primarily shorter, more flexible skis and snowboard and best for groomed runs and intended for more beginner-level skiers or snowboarders.
**All packages include downhill skis or snowboard, bindings, boots, and poles (ski).
Where can I purchase Taos ski rental and lift tickets?
The lift tickets need to be purchased separately directly through the Taos Ski Valley website https://www.skitaos.com/ or at the ticket window.
You can book your ski rentals anywhere and bring your skis to the mountain.
How do you determine the best ski rental shops in Taos Ski Valley?
At TripOutside, we only partner with rental, tours or lessons outfitters that have a combined rating of over 4.0 stars among Google, Yelp, and TripAdvisor. We review each shop before it gets added to the platform to ensure that all of our users have a great experience outdoors.
What are the weather conditions in Taos Ski Valley?
The best way to check the current weather conditions is by checking out the Taos Ski Valley webcam. https://www.skitaos.com/mountain/cams-conditions
We also love Open Snow or On The Snow for checking snow forecasts and current snowpack.