Reasons to Go Hiking + Tips for Beginners

Hiking is a great activity to reduce stress, lose weight, and engage with nature. This activity is perfect for all able-bodied walkers, as there are a variety of skill levels. If you have been thinking about hitting a trail now is a great time to pick up a new hobby.  Here are a few reasons… Read more »

Planning a Wedding in Scenic Ruidoso, NM

Getting married is an extremely exciting and memorable event in your life. There are many different aspects that go into planning the big day. One of the most important things that go into planning a wedding is finding a venue. When searching for a venue there are a few factors to consider like your personal… Read more »

Planning the Ultimate Valentine’s Day Getaway

Valentine’s day is a special day on the year in which we express our love and affection to those closest to us. Particularly a spouse or significant other. This upcoming Valentine’s Day occurs on a Friday which makes it ideal for a weekend getaway. This is the perfect time to start planning a romantic trip… Read more »

Taking a Winter Vacation to Ruidoso New Mexico

This season can be a tough time for many Americans, between balancing work, school, and the holidays it can become extremely overwhelming. This holiday season, why not treat yourself to a relaxing winter vacation? There are several vacation opportunities in the winter that just aren’t available in the summer. For example, skiing trips are much… Read more »

Skiing on The Sierra Blanca Mountains

During the summer, locals and vacationers have enjoyed a number of warm-weather activities at Ski Apache including mountain biking, zip-lining and hiking. Summer on the mountain is always fun, but as we enter the colder months of the year it is time to transition to the exciting winter activities! The holidays are just around the… Read more »

A Guide to Ruidoso Living

Whether you are moving to Ruidoso, or just planning a visit, there are many things to see ad learn about this beautiful mountain village. That’s why knowing the place you are visiting ahead of time, and all that it has to offer can be important to making sure you have the best time possible in… Read more »

Ruidoso Fall Festivals: Oktoberfest & The Cowboy Symposium

Fall is finally here which means it time for these two  annual celebrations; Oktoberfest and Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium! Oktoberfest Oktoberfest began in the city of Munich, Germany. Traditionally Oktoberfest starts during the third week of September and ends on the first day of October. The festival began when Crown Prince Ludwig married Princess Therese… Read more »

End of Summer in Ruidoso, New Mexico

Summer is nearing its end, but that doesn’t mean the fun is over! There are still many exciting end-of-summer activities and events to explore in Ruidoso. If you are finishing your summer in this beautiful mountain village, check out some of these activities: Hiking- Ruidoso is home to some of the most scenic camping trails… Read more »

Golf Accessories You Need This Summer

Golfing is an activity that is enjoyed by over 25 million people across the United States. Golf is a great way to exercise, enjoy the sun, and socialize with others. Whether you are an expert or novice golfer, there are some tools no golfer should be without. Here are a few items that will assist… Read more »

Summertime Safety in Ruidoso New Mexico

Summertime in Ruidoso New Mexico means fun in the sun- hiking, warm campfires, outdoor grilling, swimming and more! While enjoying time in nature is great for your physical and mental health, it is important to practice the proper safety guidelines. As temperatures increase, certain safety precautions that need to be adhered to ensure your wellbeing…. Read more »