MESCALERO, N.M. (TBD)—Ski Apache announced they will resume mountain bike operations for Thanksgiving weekend Friday, Nov. 24 and Saturday, Nov. 25. Mountain bike operations at Ski Apache will continue every Saturday while conditions allow.

Ski Apache’s 5.5 miles of mountain bike trail travels under the majestic Sierra Blanca Peak from the top of the gondola to the base area of Ski Apache. The trail grade varies between six and eight percent and features an exciting range of terrain and adventure.

The price for an all-day pass is $27 for adults and $21 for children 12 & under. Half-day passes are $20 for adults and $15 for children 12 & under.

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As the southern-most major continually operating ski area in the United States, Ski Apache’s dry, arid climate makes for optimal snow conditions for skiers and snowboarders of all levels to enjoy. Ski Apache features 55 trails served by 11 lifts, including New Mexico’s only eight-passenger gondola. Ski Apache is a subsidiary of the Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort and Casino, an economic enterprise of the Mescalero Apache Tribe. Inn of the Mountain Gods in New Mexico’s premier resort-casino destination situated high in the picturesque mountains of Mescalero, New Mexico. The Inn is set in the cool, tall pines of the Sacramento Mountains where visitors enjoy the clean, crisp air, breathtaking scenery, exciting entertainment and the best casino action in the Southwest. For more information or daily snow reports, call 575-464-3600 or visit