2016 is knocking on our doors, and it’s soon to be the start of another new year. New Years Resolutions are being discussed, planned for, and put into action. If keeping active and busy is your primary New Years Resolution, then Santa Fe is the perfect getaway destination for you this winter. Santa Fe, nestled in the Mountains and labeled the highest Capital city in the country, is the perfect place to keep active as we head into the New Year. With the sun regularly shining on Santa Fe and over 320 of sunshine each year, it’s easy to find fun and exciting things to do in this thriving city. Book your getaway with us today, and let Santa Fe inspire you into keeping your New Years Resolution this year.
New Years Resolution to Keep You Active
Santa Fe is surrounded by 1.5 million acres of unspoiled national forest that can be enjoyed throughout the four beautiful and distinct seasons here. One of the biggest draws to the area, of course, is the spectacular scenery. With that come abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation, whether it be biking, hiking, golfing, fishing, skiing, or snowshoeing, and so much more. Keep that New Years Resolution by getting outside for an easy day of hiking or snowshoeing around Santa Fe. Pick from our huge variety of hiking trails, and you could be exploring a variety of environments, ranging from arid canyons and volcanic plateaus to subalpine forests and meadows. At this time of year, the mountains are a snowy winter wonderland worth exploring by foot. Popular snowshoeing trails include the Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area, the Sandia Crest where the Sandia Mountain Snowshoe Race takes place in January, and trails such as Aspen Vista of Hyde Park, which is a 6-mile trek up a forest road to Tesuque Peak.
Of course, you can also keep that New Years Resolution and get a little more active by joining in one of the regions most popular winter sports, downhill or cross country skiing. Ski Santa Fe is open, and the mountains are packed with snow. All of the 7 lifts and 79 trails at this popular ski area are open, making it a skier’s paradise. No matter what kind of skier or how experienced you are, you’re sure to enjoy miles of challenging trails, beautiful mountain vistas and endless fun beneath the Santa Fe sun. Cross Country Skiers will want to head to the Nordic Trails on Hyde Park Road below the Santa Fe Ski Area, or of course the Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area. No matter how you choose to spend your time in Santa Fe, there’s no shortage of activities to help you keep that New Years Resolution this year. Book your room at our Luxury Santa Fe Bed and Breakfast today.