Day trip: Sandia Peak Ski and Tramway

Courtesy photo Sandia Peak Ski and Tramway is located near Albuquerque.

Sandia Peak Ski and Tramway

• Location: From Albuquerque, I-40 East to the Cedar Crest Exit 175, North on N.M. Hwy. 14 to the Crest Scenic Byway 536, then 6 miles to ski area.

• What activities can you enjoy at this location: Winter sports, including skiing and snowboarding.

• What ages is this place best suited for?: All ages

• Admission prices?: Adults half day $35, full day $50; Teens (13 to 20 years old), children (6 to 12 years old) and seniors (62 to 71 years old) Half day $30, full day $40;

• Hours of operation: Open every day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Jan. 9. Starting Jan. 9 Wednesday to Sunday.

• Information: www.sandiapeak.com