The manager, Rufus, was incredibly accommodating, and he made us feel like we were valued customers. This place was a complete let down. They could have stayed and tubed all day long, but I feel that we had plenty of tubing time in during our 3 hour time limit. Our children are all grown and married enjoying their careers, while retirement is close for us. Each zip line offers unique views and advantages, so it's important to consider them both before making a decision. Snow quality is ok not that great but not bad either I maybe giving three star cuz I've been to some ski resorts in Japan and the snow quality was super good but I really enjoyed here since I was missing snow. This beautifully stunning adventure begins and rises above 11,000 feet.
Then an additional 30-45 mintues the second time. They said because the were so little that going down those big slopes were too scary and the lines were too long. I'm not sure why everyone says the employees are rude. From here your group walks along the deck to the top of the second zip line span, the Carrizo Zip. A sleepy, scenic village in Lincoln County, , Ruidoso boasts a population of around 8,000 people but attracts tens of thousands more each year due to the popular local skiing spots and surrounding forests. Wife and a couple of the kids did that and said it was an amazing rush! This exclusive neighborhood has its share of Deer and Elk, and it is very common to see guests at the house daily, not to mention the wild horses when you enter the neighborhood.
Gift shop, ski shop, rental staff, etc. We were greeted along every step of the process, no standing around wondering what's next. Our tubing area has more lift capacity and the largest tubing snow making system in the Rockies. It was only 10 bucks and parents get in free. Our daughter had so much fun the first time she was heart broken when we were booted. I was impressed at how seriously and delightful they all were.
The woman was obviously injured and frazzled. Our warm igloos have their own heat sources, so your hands stay warm and toasty no matter the weather! The slopes were a mixture of packed snow and ice, but we weren't surprised, as the temperatures have been so warm. Our daughter was too short. I'm fairly adventurous but when I jumped over two over runs and landed against the fencing I decided it wasn't safe for my 5 yrs or 12 yrs old. Also Kay response to your questions almost immediately I love the communication.
I'm glad I tried it! Because they are locked in for the long lease they don't have to meet any expectations or do anything to enhance the community. Some toddler are alredy used to tubing and skiing. I'm also not ashamed to admit there were 8 year olds braver than me but I went down the small hills and tried the big hill too. Apache Wind Rider Zip Tour With top speeds of over 60, the Apache Wind Rider Zip Tour zip line is one of the fastest and longest zip lines on planet Earth! Didn't try and move to help her whatsoever. She said the boss will come in and make a final decision. The adrenaline-pumping, three-part zip tour reaches over 8,900 feet in length, making it one of the longest in the world while offering a thrilling and unforgettable experience. Ski Apache offers world class skiing, snowboarding, sightseeing, mountain biking, and the longest zip line in the lower 48 states.
Some positives: - my two year old enjoyed the slopes - We had fun on our one ride down - since it is manufactured snow it wasn't freezing out All in all, If you are in Ruidoso and need something to do if there is snow on the group just enjoy the free fun and find a small slope yourself. Plan to go back when the conditions are better. With only 3 slides, it got tiring and boring fast. There were people everywhere and were struggling to know where and who to check in with. Our tubing facility has more lift capacity and the largest snow making system out of any in the Rockies. I understand you sign a liability waiver but damn! Only one star because I had to.
The mountain is ok, parking is convenient and prices are reasonable. We read it and was like hmm??? With a total tour time of 90 minutes, the Apache Wind Rider Zip Tour zip line is one of the best ways to spend a day in the Ruidoso area. I said no that they keep asking again and again and again. When they get back from their vacations, they love to tell us all about their stay. Everyone who did the course loved it - even Leg 1, where you are zipping along at high-speed at up to 250' yep, 250 feet above ground. When returning to Bear Bottoms after an adventurous day.
We did get a nice dusting of fresh snow on Christmas night so the kids loved waking up to a white Christmas! I did not use the women's bathroom but my husband used the men's and there was 2 stalls and 3 urinals, for a park packed with people. After the huge wait my kids came to me and asked to leave. He got a pen and paper and tried to hand it to me. We wouldn't recommend for teens or adults that want to do more than slide down some messy, muddy lanes of ice, unless you plan on sticking around all 3 hours to stand in the long lines. It was extremely disordered and unorganized. It was more like Disney. But, the shopping district has that old town atmosphere, that is greatly missing in the big cities.
The house was exceptionally well stocked with everything you could need just bring your own food of course. They kept closing runs after people would fly out of their run. They were funny, efficient, and kind. Eagle ZipRider For those short on time, the obvious winner is the Eagle ZipRider with only a 1-2 minute ride. Whether you're bringing the kids, traveling solo or getting away with friends, there's something for everyone. The 3 hour passes were to I'm assuming help keep the park pretty cleared out and less packed but it didn't seem to help at all.