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 »

Things to Pack for Fishing in Ruidoso New Mexico

  Nearly 40 million people fish every year. This activity is a great way to improve your mental and physical wellbeing. No matter your experience level; advanced or beginner, it is important to be sure you have the proper tools before heading out for a fishing trip. In order to have a successful fishing expedition,… Read more »

Tips for Saving Money on Your Next Vacation

Tips for Saving Money on Your Next Vacation When it comes to vacation time and traveling, it can really be expensive, especially if you are bringing your whole family along. Although vacationing can be pricey, it doesn’t have to completely break the bank. Sometimes all it takes is a little careful planning and you can… Read more »

Horseback Riding in Ruidoso, New Mexico

When you visit Ruidoso, you’re either spending time at The Downs, wagering on a nail-biting horse race or saddling up your own stead at one of the many horse ranches scattered about the town. Horseback riding has been a staple in Ruidoso tradition for years. And it’s still very popular—it’s just for leisure now instead… Read more »

Shopping in Ruidoso, New Mexico

It’s impossible to vacation in New Mexico and leave empty-handed. Trust us; the local shops and boutiques will tempt you like no other with antiques, accessories, treats, and souvenirs. As you stroll down the streets of Ruidoso, you’ll find that many shops feature unique items from local crafters and artisans, making everything you buy a… Read more »