USFS Daily Updates on the Hermit Peak and Calf Canyon fire are being posted from the home page of this website.

The Public Safety Committee and Firewise Board met in a Special Meeting  on May 13, 2022 to update the Village Evacuation Plan

Other important information is contained in the New Mexico – Ready Set Go Guide

Final Community Wildfire Protection Plan

Our Volunteer Fire Department

The Village of Taos Ski Valley Fire Department is comprised solely of volunteers. The Department has a Fire Chief, an Assistant Chief, a Second Assistant Chief  and an Administrative Officer.

The Department also has a Board of Directors who operate under the Department’s by-laws.  

The Department takes part in the Enchanted Circle Regional Fire Association and the Mutual Aid Agreement for the ECRFA. The Fire Department is a division within the Village of Taos Ski Valley Department of Public Safety.

The ISO rating for insurance purposes for the residents and businesses in the Ski Valley has recently been improved. The Fire Department has successfully advanced its firefighting capabilities and increased its level of service to the community in obtaining an ISO Class #6 Public Protection Classification rating. The New Mexico Public Regulation Commission extended its congratulations for a job well done, and wished continued success in advancement of the Village’s fire department.

Insurance Service Office Grading Survey  iso certificate 

The volunteer Fire Fighters hold weekly training sessions each Monday from 5 pm until 7 pm. Any Village resident is invited to join the department.

Office Telephone: 575-776-2815
Fax: 575-776-5748

NON EMERGENCY: 575-758-3361