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$75

Bull of the Woods Yurt

Northern, New Mexico, United States


Details

Accommodates: 10

Bedrooms: Studio

Bathrooms: 1


Description

Hike, backcountry ski, board, and snowshoe world class terrain straight from your doorstep at Bull of the Woods Yurt. Located just two miles from Taos Ski Valley, NM, the yurt lies at the low point along the ridge between Wheeler Peak (13,161 ft) and Gold Hill (12,700 ft). Experience spectacular vistas as you tour along this ridge into the high alpine terrain. Extended verticals fall from the ridge and offer incredible steeps for adrenaline junkies. The ski season extends well into spring, but if summer hiking is more your speed, the alpine environment offers abundant wildlife, high mountain wildflowers and views that will remain forever etched in your memory. No matter the season, Bull of the Woods Yurt offers a prime opportunity for escape and exploration in the heart of Taos County.

Reservations for the summer and fall seasons (4/1-11/30) can be booked starting March 1st. Reservations for the winter season (12/11-3/31) can be booked starting August 1st.


Location and Access

Near: Taos, NM

Summer: Access is by trail, 2 miles and 1500' elevation gain from Taos Ski Valley to the yurt.

Winter: 2 miles and 1500' elevation gain from Taos Ski Valley to the yurt. There is no avalanche danger and the route is clearly marked and easy to follow.


Difficulty: Moderate to Difficult


Activities

In one of the most scenic areas of New Mexico snow country, opportunities abound for:

Skiing (backcountry, telemark, touring), Snowshoeing, Snowboarding, Mountain Biking, Trail Running


Recommendations

Tour the ridge between Wheeler Peak(13,161') and Gold Hill (12,700'). With the dizzying extended verticals to be had off of this ridge, those looking for an an adrenaline rush are in luck. This yurt is also a must-visit in springtime for excellent spring skiing.


Sleeping arrangements

  • Sleeps ten

Two bunk beds with a double bed on the bottom. 4 additional mattresses that can be used for sleeping on the floor.


What you need to bring

  • Food

  • Headlamp or flashlight

  • Sleeping bag


Additional amenities

  • In summer, bottled water is provided for drinking and cooking. Additional water for washing, solar shower, and dishes (if boiled or treated) is also available in large blue drums adjacent to the stairs.

  • Lower bunk folds up into a couch

  • Three burner propane stove

  • Pillows

  • Small speaker provided which requires 4 “AA” batteries and plugs into ipod/mp3 players

  • Snowmobile Assisted Tours- Contact Cumbres Adventure Tours at 1(719) 376-2161 or 1(866) 768-2131.


Trailhead

The trailhead for this yurt lies at the top end of the parking for Taos Ski Valley.

Trail information

Most of the trail is a steep, steady climb for 1.8 miles before crossing the Bull of the Woods Meadow to the yurt.


Rates

Winter (Dec 1- March 31)

$100/night Mon - Thurs

$145/night Fri, Sat, Sun

 

Spring (April 1- May 15)

$75/night Mon - Thurs

$100/night Fri, Sat, Sun

 

Summer (May 16- Nov 30)

$75/night Mon - Thurs

$100/night Fri, Sat, Sun

 

All Saturday bookings require a two night minimum.

A rental tax of 7.125% will be applied at check out.


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations 30 days or more prior to reserved date may transfer to any available date in the same "season" (winter goes to May 15, summer to December 8) for free.

Cancellations made 14 to 30 days prior to the reserved date may be rebooked during the same season for a $25 ($26.87 w/ tax) surcharge.

Cancellations made less than 14 days prior to reserved date receive no recompense.

No exceptions.

*No dates carry over to other seasons.


Pets
Well-behaved dogs are allowed only during summer (May 15 through October). Owners must maintain voice control over their pets at all times.


Amenities

Pets Allowed

Games

Outhouse

Propane Lanterns

Wood Burning Stove


Rates and Availability

Weeknight Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Min Stay Max Stay
Summer/Fall '16 (now until 11/30/16)Aug 01 2016 - Aug 11 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendsAug 12 2016 - Aug 14 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekAug 15 2016 - Aug 18 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendAug 19 2016 - Aug 21 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekAug 22 2016 - Aug 25 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendAug 26 2016 - Aug 28 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekAug 29 2016 - Sep 01 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendSep 02 2016 - Sep 04 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekSep 05 2016 - Sep 08 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendSep 09 2016 - Sep 11 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekSep 12 2016 - Sep 15 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendSep 16 2016 - Sep 18 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekSep 19 2016 - Sep 22 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendSep 23 2016 - Sep 25 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekSep 26 2016 - Sep 29 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendSep 30 2016 - Oct 02 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekOct 03 2016 - Oct 06 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendOct 07 2016 - Oct 09 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekOct 10 2016 - Oct 13 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendOct 14 2016 - Oct 16 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekOct 17 2016 - Oct 20 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendOct 21 2016 - Oct 23 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekOct 24 2016 - Oct 27 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendOct 28 2016 - Oct 30 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekOct 31 2016 - Nov 03 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendNov 04 2016 - Nov 06 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekNov 07 2016 - Nov 10 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendNov 11 2016 - Nov 13 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekNov 14 2016 - Nov 17 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendNov 18 2016 - Nov 20 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekNov 21 2016 - Nov 24 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekendNov 25 2016 - Nov 27 2016 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
fall weekNov 28 2016 - Nov 30 2016 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
Winter '16/17 (12/1/16-3/31/17)Dec 01 2016 - Dec 02 2016 $100 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekDec 01 2016 - Dec 02 2016 $100 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendDec 03 2016 - Dec 04 2016 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekDec 05 2016 - Dec 08 2016 $100 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendDec 09 2016 - Dec 11 2016 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekDec 12 2016 - Dec 15 2016 $100 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendDec 16 2016 - Dec 18 2016 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekDec 19 2016 - Dec 22 2016 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendDec 23 2016 - Dec 25 2016 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekDec 26 2016 - Dec 29 2016 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendDec 30 2016 - Jan 01 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekJan 02 2017 - Jan 05 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendJan 06 2017 - Jan 08 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekJan 09 2017 - Jan 12 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendJan 13 2017 - Jan 15 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekJan 16 2017 - Jan 19 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendJan 20 2017 - Jan 22 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekJan 23 2017 - Jan 26 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendJan 27 2017 - Jan 29 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekJan 30 2017 - Feb 02 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendFeb 03 2017 - Feb 05 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekFeb 06 2017 - Feb 09 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendFeb 10 2017 - Feb 12 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekFeb 13 2017 - Feb 16 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendFeb 17 2017 - Feb 19 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekFeb 20 2017 - Feb 23 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendFeb 24 2017 - Feb 26 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekFeb 27 2017 - Mar 02 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendMar 03 2017 - Mar 05 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekMar 06 2017 - Mar 09 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendMar 10 2017 - Mar 12 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekMar 13 2017 - Mar 16 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendMar 17 2017 - Mar 19 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekMar 20 2017 - Mar 23 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekendMar 24 2017 - Mar 26 2017 $145 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekMar 27 2017 - Mar 29 2017 $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
winter weekMar 30 2017 - Mar 31 2017 $100 / night $145 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
Spring '17 (4/1/17-5/15/17)Apr 01 2017 - Apr 02 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekApr 03 2017 - Apr 06 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekendApr 07 2017 - Apr 09 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekApr 10 2017 - Apr 13 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekendApr 14 2017 - Apr 16 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekApr 17 2017 - Apr 20 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekendApr 21 2017 - Apr 23 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekApr 24 2017 - Apr 27 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekendApr 28 2017 - Apr 30 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekMay 01 2017 - May 04 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekendMay 05 2017 - May 07 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekMay 08 2017 - May 11 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
spring weekendMay 12 2017 - May 14 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
Summer '17 (5/16/17-11/30/17)May 15 2017 - May 18 2017 $75 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendMay 19 2017 - May 21 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekMay 22 2017 - May 25 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendMay 26 2017 - May 28 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekMay 29 2017 - Jun 01 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendJun 02 2017 - Jun 04 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekJun 05 2017 - Jun 08 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendJun 09 2017 - Jun 11 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekJun 12 2017 - Jun 15 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendJun 16 2017 - Jun 18 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekJun 19 2017 - Jun 22 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendJun 23 2017 - Jun 25 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekJun 26 2017 - Jun 29 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendJun 30 2017 - Jul 02 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekJul 03 2017 - Jul 06 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendJul 07 2017 - Jul 09 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekJul 10 2017 - Jul 13 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendJul 14 2017 - Jul 16 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekJul 17 2017 - Jul 20 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendJul 21 2017 - Jul 23 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekJul 24 2017 - Jul 27 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendJul 28 2017 - Jul 30 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekJul 31 2017 - Aug 03 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendAug 04 2017 - Aug 06 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekAug 07 2017 - Aug 10 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendAug 11 2017 - Aug 13 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekAug 14 2017 - Aug 17 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendAug 18 2017 - Aug 20 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekAug 21 2017 - Aug 24 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendAug 25 2017 - Aug 27 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekAug 28 2017 - Aug 31 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendSep 01 2017 - Sep 03 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekSep 04 2017 - Sep 07 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendSep 08 2017 - Sep 10 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekSep 11 2017 - Sep 14 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendSep 15 2017 - Sep 17 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekSep 18 2017 - Sep 21 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendSep 22 2017 - Sep 24 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekSep 25 2017 - Sep 28 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendSep 29 2017 - Oct 01 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekOct 02 2017 - Oct 05 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendOct 06 2017 - Oct 08 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekOct 09 2017 - Oct 12 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendOct 13 2017 - Oct 15 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekOct 16 2017 - Oct 19 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendOct 20 2017 - Oct 22 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekOct 23 2017 - Oct 26 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendOct 27 2017 - Oct 29 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekOct 30 2017 - Nov 02 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendNov 03 2017 - Nov 05 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekNov 06 2017 - Nov 09 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendNov 10 2017 - Nov 12 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekNov 13 2017 - Nov 16 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendNov 17 2017 - Nov 19 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekNov 20 2017 - Nov 23 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekendNov 24 2017 - Nov 26 2017 $100 / night $100 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A
summer weekNov 27 2017 - Nov 30 2017 $75 / night N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A