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Labor Day Weekend Family Getaway



Snowboarding News | Monday August 08, 2016 | Shared By: Angel Fire Resort

Make Angel Fire your family’s home base for your long Labor Day Weekend! Come enjoy cool summer days and epic starry nights, great food & endless family fun! Angel Fire Resort offers a variety of affordable lodging options to accommodate your family’s preferences including hotel rooms in The Lodge, private homes and condos to rent throughout the area and a new, luxury RV Resort.

Family Friendly Events All Weekend

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Friday, August 2 | 5-7:30pm | The Cool Summer Nights Concert Series is new this summer season and will offer a variety of musical genres that allow guests to enjoy the beauty of the outdoors and the fun of live music close to the resort at Frontier Park.

Labor Day weekend will feature Rudy Boy Experiment. Bring a blanket or camping chairs and pack a picnic or enjoy food, wine and beer from the local food trucks. This is a free event and family friendly.

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Sunday, August 4 | 10am-2pm | This high altitude farmer’s market offers the best in fresh, locally-grown produce and products accompanied by live music and a fun Kids’ Zone with face painting and games. Sunday morning is the ideal time sip on some locally roasted coffee, check out jewelry from local New Mexican artisans, and stock up for your Labor Day celebrations!

Sunday, August 4
| 5-8pm | Music on the Deck will be showcasing one of Billy Archuleta. Sit on the patio and enjoy not only the great music with views but also craft beers, fine wines and spirits.

Family Friendly 


Gather the family and get in touch with nature at Angel Fire Resort’s Monte Verde Lake for some family time on the lake. Rent standup paddle boards, fishing equipment and paddle boats or bring your kayak or canoe. There are plenty of picnic tables & an easy walking path that wraps around the entire lake that any age can enjoy.

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Angel Fire’s local Nancy Burch’s Roadrunner Tours offers an abundance of lessons and tours perfect for families to embrace the outdoors and connect with her beautiful horses. Just a few of the most common packages are listed below.

▸ Beginner Lessons | Allow you to know your horse and basic maneuvers.

▸ Newcomer Tours | A one hour ride near the barn, perfect for absolute beginners and families with small children.

▸ Gold Panning Expedition | One of the most popular summer tours offered as a half-day or full-day horseback rides into the Carson National Forest with gold panning.

▸ Foothills Tour | An hour and a half ride in the Carson National Forest, ideal for families or riders with not much experience riding.

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Take in the beautiful views as our chairlift rides take you to the summit of our mountain at 10,677 feet. Either hit one of the hiking trails, play disc golf or enjoy food and drinks at the Summit Smokehouse. When you are ready to head back, you have the option of either hiking down or riding the chairlift back to the base area. The views on the way down allow you to see the entire valley and shows views of Wheeler Peak and Eagle Nest Lake State Park.

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The Angel Fire Resort Zipline Adventure Tours are sure to get your adrenaline pumping and create family memories that will last a lifetime! Between ziplines, you’ll walk along a well-maintained path which allows you to fully enjoy the beauty of the Southern Rocky Mountains. Your kiddos do need to weigh at least 90 lbs to enjoy this one. Space is limited so book your tour in advance. Not much for planning? That’s OK! We also offer a new Adrenaline Rush Single Zip for only $49 and no reservations are required. Stop by the ticket office to purchase your tickets anytime.

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Angel Fire Resort features a number of kids’ activities at the base area of the mountain and a playground with plenty of room to run at Olympic Park. Let the kids try rock climbing and Eurobungy for a unique experience. Then get some energy out in the bounce house or run free at the kids’ playground.

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Grab the family and jump in the car to follow this 85 mile loop that takes you through New Mexico’s finest mountain scenery as you circle the state’s tallest mountain, Wheeler Peak. Just a short drive from the resort you will find the United State’s first memorial to Vietnam War Veterans sitting on 30 acres of land surrounded by the beautiful Southern Rockies. Continue on to enjoy the quaint towns of Eagle Nest, Red River, Questa & Taos – all an easy drive on the Enchanted Circle Byway.

Ready to join us for a fun-filled Labor Day Weekend outdoors?

Book your room at the Lodge

Book your Home or Condo

Book at the new luxury RV Resort

Related Links

  • Cross-country Biking & Hiking 

  • Golf Course

  • Bike Park

  • Tennis Center

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