Topping out at 12,450 feet, our Kachina Peak Lift gives guests direct entry to the expansive terrain along with spectacular views of the Sangre de Cristo mountain vary. Enjoy world class terrain, events, newly renovated base space facilities and a world class ski school. Within individual ranges, that are normally a couple of hundred kilometres long and several other tens of kilometres extensive, crystalline rocks generally crop out. On a big scale, there’s a clear orientation of such ranges, but inside them the landforms are controlled more by the variations in erosion than by tectonic processes. These are metamorphic and igneous rocks that generally solidified at depths of a number of kilometres or more and which might be extra resistant to erosion than the sedimentary rocks deposited on high of them.

The nice heights exist due to the resistance of the rocks to erosion and because the rates of continuing … Read More