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SeasonOpen through Mon Oct 14 2013
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From Albuquerque, drive north on I-25 to Exit 242. Continue east on Highway 165 through Placitas to the forest boundary. Travel five miles on the gravel road to the second entrance, which leads to the picnic grounds.
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Sandia Peak Ski Area offers a tram to 10,678' Sandia Crest, which gives visitors a different vantage point from which to view the surrounding range and valleys. It provides a panoramic view of Albuquerque and the Rio Grande Valley below. Sunsets are spectacular, as are night views of the city lights and starry skies.