Best to ski the area first day lots of hiking off the Ridge!
Talk with patrols about snow pac!
You can access the Wheeler pike area from taos parking lot!
Enjoy it's a great mountain!
Only two more weeks before the boarders !
Originally Posted by doublet
I'm heading to the Taos area this weekend and I'm planning one day of lift served, and one day of backcountry. Two quick questions for anyone who has skied down there:
Where are the best places to access the backcountry? Any specific recommendations about what will be good this coming weekend? I'm staying in Taos, but don't mind driving a ways to get to the goods.
It doesn't look there is an avalanche forecast center for NM. Any advice on finding an avalanche report, or should I just plan on digging a ton of pits?
Thanks for the beta! If anyone wants to hook up and ski gimme a shout out.