Northfield Mountain has more than 25 miles of trails designed specifically for cross country skiing and groomed for both classical and free-style skiing. Our trails offer some of the finest Nordic skiing in the region, from beginner trails to the demanding 800-foot vertical climb of Tenth Mountain Trail. Hikers, dogs and other pets are excluded from our trails during the ski season.
Cross Country skiing and snowshoeing are fun, easy to learn, inexpensive, and healthy ways to spend some of your free winter time. Since '79 we have taken pride in our wholesome natural foods cafe, unique laid-back atmosphere, curvy exciting trails, and backcountry ski specialty shop. Our day lodge provides close access to some of West Virginia's most treasured high country.
Across the grounds of the historic Mount Washington Resort and the White Mountain National Forest in New Hampshire, the Bretton Woods Nordic Center is one of the largest cross country ski areas on the East Coast. The 100 kilometer trail network crosses open fields, meanders through woods of spruce and fir, passes beaver ponds and mountain streams, and traverses open hardwood stands.
Jackson Ski Touring Foundation presents state of the art grooming on trails designed to suit every taste and ability, whether you prefer quiet striding through old growth New England forest or all out skate skiing and an international race course. You can visit on-trail destinations: the warming cabin and Cocoa Café on the Ellis River Trail and numerous eateries and pubs and inns. All this is contained within a charming New England village that takes pride in its long established traditions of great skiing and warm hospitality
With over 20 years of service to locals and ski teams, Great Glen Outfitters has proved to be THE place to shop for Nordic skiing equipment, with top-notch selection and service. We have the equipment for every terrain and these global brands such as Fischer, Rossignol, Salomon, Atomic and more, have the reputation and expertise to provide power and glide to all winter adventurers.
Over 37 kilometers of impeccably groomed and track set trails are accessible right from the village and your hotel. Truly unique to Sun Peaks, guests can hop aboard the Morrisey Express chairlift for exceptional access to seemingly endless backcountry terrain and scenic mountain views off the Holy Cow trail. Or ski with the entire family—including the dog—on the pet-friendly route to the McGillivray Lake Outpost warming hut.
From December to April we maintain groomed skating and tracked classic Nordic trails, all situated on fantastic terrain in a beautiful setting. Our commitment to these trails has grown and we have invested resources into improving the trails themselves. On Darling Hill, said to be the “prettiest mile in Vermont” we maintain 15 kilometers of skating and classic trails that wind through field and forest. You can’t beat the vista from these trails, looking out at Willoughby Gap as you tour next to historic barns, quaint inns and majestic Victorian houses. This is also the home training grounds for Burke Mountain Academy, Lyndon Institute, and St. Johnsbury Academy Nordic Ski Teams.
Trail difficulty ranges from beginner to intermediate and are maintained primarily with a Tiddtech G2 Groomer, a Yellowstone roller/compactor and 2 Yamaha 4- stroke ProVK snowmobiles. We roll our system to ensure a quality base that will last through the season. This year we have several newly designed trails and bridges. We offer programs and events throughout the winter and also offer 40 kilometers of packed trails for snowshoeing & fat bikes.
Voted as one of the top-three cross country ski areas in North America by USA Today, Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center offers a modern fleet of rental equipment, a large selection of cross country apparel, fresh organic food from the Alder Creek Cafe and an après ski menu at the Trailside Bar. The center’s friendly, helpful staff includes experienced ski technicians, talented ski instructors as well as a professional and national/volunteer ski patrol.
Where Gold Medal grooming and Reliable Snow come together to create a Nordic skier’s dream. Easily accessible from the town of West Yellowstone, Montana, the Rendezvous Ski Trails consist of over 35 kilometers of gently rolling, beautifully groomed trails that wind through tall stands of lodgepole pine and open meadows. The trail system is located entirely on U.S. Forest Service land and it is managed through a cooperative partnership between the Forest Service, the West Yellowstone Chamber of Commerce and the West Yellowstone Ski Education Foundation (WYSEF). We hope that you will visit West Yellowstone and ski the Rendezvous Ski Trails soon!
Come see why our 39 km trail system is loved by so many. Beautiful and interesting trails wind through old woods, past classic Vermont scenery, around a busy beaver pond, and along side the West River. Our terrain is mixed from easy, short wooded loops that keep skiers out of the wind and near the ski center to longer treks out to picnic tables placed at scenic vistas. We meticulously groom 35 km of ski trails for both classic and skate ski techniques and have 4 km of dedicated snowshoe trails. Snowshoes are allowed on most of our ski trails and if conditions are right, fat bikes too.
The largest cross-country ski area in North America, Royal Gorge is known for its sweeping views of the Northern Sierra and eight distinct trail systems. Featuring 92 trails with over 140km of groomed, tracked trails for human-powered outdoor recreation spread across 6,000 acres, guests of all ages and ability levels are invited to try classic cross-country skiing, skate skiing and snowshoeing.
Nine different warming huts offer respite from the elements and a chance to take a break and soak in the peaceful tranquility of the mountains. Make your way to Royal Gorge this winter to stride through towering pines, expansive meadows, and enjoy stunning vistas that include some of the most majestic peaks in Tahoe.
BREIA is a not-for-profit corporation funded by a private family foundation, as a gift to the people of New York. Access to the trails and facilities is free, and donations are never accepted. The trails remain open throughout the year, and offer hiking and biking opportunities during the warm seasons.
The Adventure Center is the place to start and end your ski day, with a crackling fire and the camaraderie of our staff and new found skiing friends. We are located in Town Square, where you can access our 70+ km of trails. Trails are also accessible from the Alpine area once you have your ticket and gear. We groom for skate and classic skiing on our trails that traverse through the White Mountain Nation Forest. Snowshoeing is welcome on any trail and fat biking is welcome on select trails with purchase of trail pass.
Tucked away in a unique snow basin in the heart of snow country and enjoying some of the most reliable snowfalls in the East, Lapland Lake offers lengthy winter seasons, frequently beginning in November and continuing into April. Immerse yourself in the splendor of the Adirondack Preserve while gliding through majestic forests and alongside scenic streams and lakes while catching glimpses of white-tailed deer, otters, snowshoe rabbits and winter birds.
We take pride in our grooming at Lapland Lake and regularly make significant investments in equipment to obtain the best possible results. Impeccable attention to grooming, performed with a fleet of state-of-the-art equipment including our powerful Prinoth Husky Snowcat, Ginzu Groomer and roller, tracked UTV, and super wide-track snowmobile (used primarily for early season grooming and for grooming the 3km loop on Woods Lake) results in superior snow surfaces for in-track and skate skiing in the Adirondacks. Trails are groomed non-holiday midweek days with the same care and exacting attention to detail as they are groomed on weekends and holidays.
Stowe Mountain Resort's Cross Country Ski Center offers 45 kilometers of groomed trails and 30 kilometers of backcountry terrain. At our rental shop, we offer a wide selection of nordic snowsport gear including snowshoes, touring gear, performance skate ski and classic ski packages, and backcountry gear. We also have a full selection of kids gear for children age 3 and older, including little snowshoes and sleds for the sledding hill. Also available is a pulk sled for parents with infants/toddlers.
With 30K of impeccably groomed classic and skate cross-country ski trails, 13K of snowshoe trails, fat biking, an ice skating pond, sleigh rides, ski lessons for all abilities, comfortable clubhouse, and fashionable retail shop, the Gold Run Nordic Center promises a great time for all.
Discover an alpine hollow of lakes, trees, wildlife ans sweeping vistas of NY, NJ, and PA in the shadow of the Monument at the Northern tip of NJ. Easy to get to: less than 90 minutes’ drive from the George Washington Bridge, NY City. 1600+/- in elevation makes High Point the snowiest spot in the metropolitan area. Trails are groomed for skate and classic skiing using Olympic caliber grooming
Snow Mountain Ranch’s Nordic Center has more than 120 kilometers of world-class terrain for Nordic skiing, snowshoeing and fat biking in the Colorado Rockies for everyone from first-time recreational participants to elite racers.
Beginners can ski on short easy loops around the Nordic Center while the experienced racer can train on longer expert trails with steeper climbs. Beyond cross country skiing, individuals, families and groups can enjoy snowshoeing and fat biking from the Nordic Center.
The Bogus Basin Nordic Center boasts 40km of groomed trails that cater to both novice and experienced skiers alike. New skiers will appreciate Bogus’ wide variety of programs and lessons with experienced PSIA-certified instructors who can help teach the ins and outs of Nordic skiing. Bogus Basin offers full alpine skiing and tubing operations as well as overnight lodging. Visit the Frontier Point Nordic Lodge for waxing advice, ski and snowshoe rentals, and to warm yourself up by the fire before hitting the trails
Posted In: Ontario
Explore a 200 year old forest featuring 100 ft. tall trees and panoramic views at the highest point of the Niagara Escarpment, set in a UNESCO biosphere reserve rich with wildlife. The unique geographic location provides an excellent elevation for snow conditions and consistent temperatures. Glide along 27 km. of cross country ski trails professionally groomed daily for both classic and skate styles. Snowshoe along 10km of dedicated pristine paths and across Southern Ontario’s longest 420 ft. Suspension Bridge with 10,000 sq. ft. views of south Georgian Bay. Trails are well marked, rated by level of difficulty and range from gently rolling slopes to steep climbs. Guided night snowshoe hikes, equipment rentals, waxing facilities, warm-up chalet and lessons available.
Mont-Sainte-Anne Cross-country Ski Center features 200 km of trails, including a 191 km network for skating stride, which makes it the largest cross-country ski center in North America! It is located only 7 km apart from the downhill area, where skiers have direct access to the cross-country network. It is nestled in the beautiful scenery of the Laurentian forest where skiers enjoy a great variety of tree species, including birch, maple, spruce and pine, alternating from one section to the other of the trail network. Many shelters are accessible by the trails, including our famous Chalet du Fondeur
Our Ski School page outlines everything you need to know before you hit the snow. From what to wear, to advanced lessons, this section covers the basics. Cross country skiing is a great way to enjoy winter, and we love introducing people to the sport. With our ski school and rental fleet, we have everything you need to get out on the snow.
Posted In: Ontario
Hardwood Ski and Bike has over 40 km of beautiful, rolling trails through hardwood and pine forests for cross-country skiing. The trail network consists of 8 different loops ranging from 3 km to 22 km. There is a trail for every level of ability, from beginner to elite racer on terrain that ranges from gently rolling to challenging. Hardwood grooms all of the trails for both Classic and Skate skiing, using the new, state of the art grooming equipment. This equipment allows us to groom in all snow conditions, no matter what. Voted 6 years in a row by Get Out There Magazine as the best cross-country ski facility in eastern Ontario.
55+ km of skate and classic skiing, snowshoeing and fat biking nestled in the heart of the Green Mountain National Forest.
Our trails lead through wonderful forests, old farm fields edged by stonewalls, along babbling brooks, and even past Robert Frost’s Summer Cabin. You’ll quickly understand the inspiration this area has offered to so many.
The Nordic Center is fully ADA accessible, offers a full service rental shop, and a PSIA certified ski school. Relax and refuel by the warm wood stove, enjoy the great food, warm beverages and a cozy atmosphere.
The Nordic Heritage Center has over 20 kilometers of world-class cross
country ski trails designed by John Morton of Thetford, Vermont. In addition, we
offer 20 miles of single tracked mountain bike trails designed by Rich Edwards of
the International Mountain Biking Association. Maps of the ski or bike system are
available to download.
The Fort Kent Outdoor Center is a community managed recreational facility promoting outdoor trail based activities year round in the beauty of the St John Valley. Located right next door to downtown Fort Kent and Lonesome Pines Trails Alpine ski area, you are just minutes from getting away from it all. With primary funding from the Libra Foundation, the Outdoor Center was established in 1999 as a training center for aspiring Nordic and Biathlon athletes, and the host of multiple National and International Nordic and Biathlon events. The 3 Km roller ski loop is one of the best in North America to give you a safe workout, and is sure to give you thrills to remember on skis, bike or roller blades. The addition of several miles of Snowshoe and Mountain Bike trails in the past few years has added more recreational options to get our members and visitors out into the beauty of the Maine Outdoors. With a full service XC Ski and Snowshoe shop, anyone can get off the couch, get outside, and get healthy during our long beautiful winters. Funding to run our facility comes from hosting various events, through annual memberships and generous donations, and daily trail fees. An amazing group of Volunteers dedicate countless hours to maintain the beautiful trails and facilities to make sure your first visit will make you want to come back for more fun and peaceful solitude.
Trapp Family Lodge is home to the first cross-country ski center in the country, and it’s the largest in Stowe. But cross-country skiing isn’t the only winter activity you can enjoy here; backcountry skiing and snowshoeing are also popular activities at our resort. So if you’re planning a winter vacation in Vermont, Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe is the perfect choice.
With more than nine miles of groomed trails and access to more than 35 miles of nearby trails throughout the White River National Forest, the Keystone Nordic Center is a haven for outdoor recreation. Choose from classic, skate skis, or snowshoes for your next adventure.
New to the sport? The Nordic Center offers lessons and guided hikes throughout the winter season. After your next day out, warm up inside the Nordic Soup Bistro featuring hearty and healthy homemade classics that will warm you from the inside out. The Nordic Center also offers a bar with beer, wine, soft drinks, and light snacks available.
Open daily 9:00AM – 4:00PM
60km of groomed trails at 7,800 feet offer the most spectacular scenery and exciting terrain in the West.
Located 1/4 mile East of Kirkwood on Highway 88 (next to the Kirkwood Inn) and nestled in a beautiful Alpine Valley, our diverse terrain offers excellent skiing for all abilities:
Many trails feature interpretive signs providing for a more enlightening and meaningful visit. The "Kiddy Kilometer" loop is sure to keep the youngest skiers engaged with life size animal cut outs and flip up signs.
The Wood River Valley is truly Nordic Town USA come winter. Boasting fantastic beginner, intermediate and advanced terrain, excellent snow for Nordic skiing, and almost perpetual sunny skies, the area offers over 200km of expertly groomed Nordic trails each year. The BCRD manages, maintains and grooms over 160km of terrain including over 50km of trails around Galena Lodge located in the heart of the Sawtooth National Recreation Area.
Where there are no strangers, only friends you haven’t met yet. You don’t need a passport to come here, an invitation to play here or a membership to belong here. Just step outside your front door, and you’ve arrived. So wherever you are, join us. Because on the inside, we’re all outsiders. And if it’s outside, we’re all in.
L.L.Bean. Be an Outsider.
Discover some of the best cross-country skiing in America, with unmatched trail quality, training programs, clinics, rentals and a state-of-the-art clubhouse for skiers of all levels. With over 40 km of trails groomed daily for skate and classic skiing, the Sun Valley Nordic & Snowshoe Center provides a head-clearing experience. Our trail system maintains consistent conditions without leaving you gasping for air. Ski and snowshoe equipment for all ages is available for rent.
Situated in the heart of the Hudson Valley, the park is nestled in the 16,000 acre Clarence Fahnestock Memorial State Park. FWP offers 18 km of machine groomed, tracked and mapped trails for beginning and expierenced skiers and snowshoers. Families find the park particularly enjoyable because it offers easy terrain to ski on near the lodge. The sledding hill and hot chocolate to sip in front of the outdoor fireplace are nice compliments to day-long trips.
The Park features a warming lodge with ski rentals, food, beverages, and restrooms. Rentals are available on a first come, first served basis. The Winter Park is located at an elevation of 1,100 feet which helps capture addition snow during storms. Along with a forested northwest trail system, this helps maintain a good snow base. A variety of lodging options are close by. For groups of 35 or more, modern winterized cabins are available in the park at the Taconic Outdoor Education Center.
An idyllic Vermont vacation destination. Set high atop a Central Vermont Mountain, on 700 private acres of woods & meadow, with sweeping views of the surrounding Green Mountains and a pristine 740 acre lake – the Mountain Top is one of Vermont’s most unique and spectacular destinations.
Cascade X-C Ski Center is a full service cross country ski center featuring 20 KM of groomed trails, the region’s most complete Nordic shop, Knicker’s bar & restaurant serving Nordic comfort fare and Adirondack fun, and bunkhouse lodging for up to 30 guests.
Strafford Nordic Center, located at 53 Rockbottom Rd in Strafford, VT, offers 30KM of groomed Nordic trails for skiers of all ages and abilities, a Biathlon Range, a full service rental department, ski lessons and a cozy ski lodge. Located just 10 minutes off I-89 and 2 1/2 hours from Boston and Hartford CT, we are the most convenient Nordic Ski Area in Vermont.
Now in our 6th year of operation, we are operating in a new lodge space and have a new (to us) Pisten Bully snowcat! We are excited for some upcoming improvements to our trail system that we are working on.
Our 15km of groomed trails around the ranch are great for classic and skate skiing. The terrain is geared towards a beginner or intermediate skier, with loops taking you through open meadows, over babbling creeks, and into the aspens.
Grab some gear and head out before breakfast for a sunrise ski or just get out there and enjoy the trails during the day when you just want to enjoy the peace and quiet on your own.
A converted horse barn houses our rental shop and warming room. We have rentals to fit all sizes: skis 70 cm. to 210cm and boots from kids size 9 to adult size 15. We also rent snowshoes. Bring your younger children along and ski while they enjoy the ride behind you in a pulk sled.
With nearly 120km of trails nestled in the pristine and private Ranch Creek valley at the base of the Continental Divide, we’re the premier Nordic center for Colorado and North American cross country skiing. In fact, we were just named #1 Best Cross-Country Ski Resort in the 2018 USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards (see the article here)! Whether you enjoy skate, classic or snowshoeing; there are exhilarating experiences waiting to happen.
Berkshire Outfitters has everything you need for your outdoor excursions. You'll find a great selection of the best brands in equipment and gear on the market. Berkshire Outfitters is your source for racing and recreational canoes, as well as white water and sea kayaks. The selection of X-C ski equipment, waxes and apparel is the best in the Berkshires. Not to mention you'll find snowshoes, bikes, snow boards, camping and hiking equipment, footwear and much more.
Berkshire Outfitters also provides the best in service. They take great pride in their work and have a faithful following of customers who depend on them to keep their equipment and outdoor gear in top-notch condition.
If you are in need of a rental, Berkshire Outfitters has canoes, kayaks, skis, snowshoes and more at competitive prices.
Stop by and see us today!
Located in the heart of the “Bartlett Snowbelt” “Bear Notch Ski Touring Center operates out of a 200-year-old farmhouse offering state-of-the-art grooming over 70km of pristine trails for all ability levels. Offering both ski and snowshoe rentals as well as top-of-the-line skate demos lessons for people of all abilities and guided back country nature tours that will give you a hands-on look at the beautiful White Mountains. Well-behaved dogs are always welcome. Hot soup and complimentary bread served daily in our Warming Hut. Come ski this winter a let us make a Bear Notch believer out of you!”
The Mountain Dell Recreation Cross Country Ski Area is maintained and operated by volunteers from non-profit The Utah Nordic Alliance (TUNA). The crew strives to set fresh track, classic and skate, daily when there is sufficient snow coverage. The ski area is located adjacent to Interstate 80 exit 134. It is 6 miles east of Salt Lake City and 15 miles west of Park City, Utah on the Mountain Dell golf course. Approximately 10 kilometers of track in 5 loops offer classic and skate skiing for all ability levels. Detailed maps, weather and grooming conditions are available on the website (www.utahnordic.org). Daily track fee or annual trail pass required. No dogs are allowed, even in the parking area or vehicles. Mountain Dell and TUNA are proud partners with Salt Lake City Watershed.
There are six Nordic Ski areas in the Telluride Region. Trails at Priest Lake and Trout Lake are maintained by Telluride Nordic Association. Detailed information, including downloadable maps for trails maintained by TNA and the Town of Telluride are available by visiting the links for each trail. Maps are available for sale at the Nordic Center in Town Park.
Gunstock is New Hampshire's closest major ski area with breathtaking views of Lake Winnipesaukee, perfect for a family fun vacation or weekend getaway for two. Enjoy the best of New Hampshire where you can Ski, Snowboard, Tube, Cross Country Ski, Snowshoe, or ride a FatTire Bike on our 32 miles of Cross Country trails,
Catamount offers over 35 kilometers of cross country ski trails groomed for both classical and skate techniques. The terrain is varied with both flat and hilly trails and includes both wooded and open sections that offer beautiful views and scenic vistas. Our lighted night loop provides 4 kilometers of trails for skiing and snowshoeing after the sun goes down. We have marked loops with colored arrows for ease of navigation. Trail passes are available for the day (any 4 hours or less or a full day) or you can enjoy the benefits of a Winter Season Pass and ski as often as you like. Come out and explore the property! We offer a full service rental center with equipment from Salomon for both adults and kids. Warm up in our rustic lodge and enjoy hot chocolate, coffee, and tea. No dogs please.
Our mission is to develop, maintain, and promote multi-use recreational trails. Our work connects communities in the Mahoosuc region, supports healthy lifestyles and local economies, and fosters respect for landowners and our natural resources.
CSC sets and grooms nordic trails across the 27-hole Shaganappi Golf Course, which has abundant parking. Conveniently located close to downtown Calgary. Ready access via Calgary Light Rail transit (direct line from city center to the western suburbs). The Club offers xc ski lessons for adults and a ‘jackrabbits’ learning program for children 5-12. Recreational weekend trips to the mountains for skiing (downhill & Nordic) and snowshoeing, as well as summer hiking. We co-host the oldest annual all-volunteer new and used ski sale in Canada since 1963 held late October. Future plans include snowmaking and lighted trails at Shaganappi.
Lost Lake offers 25 km of cross country trails and 15 km of snowshoe trails with incredible views of Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. The cross country trails are groomed daily for classic and skate techniques, with four kilometres lit for night skiing.
Our quiet, family run resort on Minnesota's north shore of Lake Superior is your retreat from the world. Cabins nestled along the shore, to fireplace suites in our main lodge and motel rooms overlooking the lake, as well as lake homes for larger groups. Including pet-friendly rooms. Explore miles of nearby hiking or ski trails. Or just sit by the lake and watch the moon rise. Guests receive discounts at our sister resort, Cascade Lodge. Cascade Lodge, three state parks, and Lutsen Mountains ski area, as well as dog sledding and horse-drawn sleigh rides are all within 5 miles.
Harris Farm X-C Ski Center has 40k of trails that ramble across the open fields and through the sheltered forest of our 500 acre dairy and tree farm.Trails range from gentle beginners' loops to rolling terrain for more advanced skiers. Thirty kilometers are groomed with wide skating lanes and 35 kilometers are track set. The warming hut houses a common room with wood stove, retail and rental equipment,ski shop and restrooms. Open for skiing 7 days a week when we have snow. WOOF: mid-week all trails open to dogs.
Reasonable rates, lessons for beginners and experts, a retail shop and variety of special events make Eastman Cross Country Center the ideal place to spend the day with family and friends.
Eastman Cross Country Center is part of Eastman Community Association, a four-season, environmentally-friendly residential and recreational community, also offering a lake, semi-private golf course, tennis, sailing and much more.
When ski season’s over, we open Eastman Golf Links, a breathtaking 18-hole, semi public golf course, which is open daily for public play and membership.
Winter activities include 15 kilometers of machine groomed trails. Our snowmaking system guarantees skiing all season along 5k of trails. Dedicated snowshoe trails, 600' long tubing hill, fat bike trail network and guided wine & cheese snowshoe tours. Base lodge, lessons & rentals. The Grafton Inn, located just 3/4 mile away with lodging, pub and fine dining. Grafton Trails is part of the Windham Foundation, whose mission is to promote Vermont's rural communities. Summer programs focus on mountain biking, kids adventure camps, hiking, disc golf and water recreation.
Unspoiled and unforgettable, the only resort & resident on Flour Lake. A family resort w/lakefront, modern housekeeping cabins w/fireplaces all spaced for privacy. Deluxe w/whirlpool, smoke/pet free and barrier free cabins available. In winter we are your \Silent Sports Only\" vacation. Skiing from your cabin door. 70 kilometers of snowcat groomed ski trails. We average 120\" of snowfall per/season. We're nationally renowned for having some of the finest ski trails in the Upper Mid-West. Night skiing
Cross country ski or snowshoe 45 km of trails, groomed for both classical skiing or skate skiing, through riverside hayfields, mountainside spruce and hemlock forests offering a diverse selection of terrain for all abilities from easy rolling hills to more challenging intermediate and back country trails. These trails connect Intervale, Kearsarge, North Conway and Mt. Cranmore. The only cross country ski touring and snowshoe network in North Conway Village. Our events including guided full moon & stargazing tours, weekly snowshoe tours & our popular annual Inn-to-Inn Chocolate Festival!
Get away from the crowds, enjoy the mountain and river views, kick back and relax into the true nature of "Vacationland". At Carter's Bethel location (207-824-3880) you may overnight at our lodge or trail-side cabins. Our private cross-country ski trails are fully groomed for skating and classic. We also have terrain for the avid backcountry skier or snowshoer. Our Oxford location (207-539-4848) features a full service ski shop as well as nordic center. Trails for beginners & intermediate skiers and one of the best selections of quality Nordic equipment at the lowest prices around.
Winter transforms the Adirondacks into a frozen oasis of snow for skiing & snowshoeing! Garnet Hill Lodge is a complete winter resort with mountain and wilderness view guest rooms, fine dining and The Loghouse Pub. The cross-country ski center has 55 kilometers of groomed trails, experienced ski school instructors, and a fully stocked ski shop with rentals, sales and repairs. The nearby Adirondack wilderness areas offer unlimited backcountry ski and snowshoe routes to mountain summits and remote ponds including the exciting Gore to Garnet backcountry ski tour.
The mission of the Crystal Lake Ski and Outdoor Center is to promote, protect, and enhance the over half a century tradition of family friendly cross-country skiing and other outdoor recreation opportunities in its unique “snow bowl” of north central Pennsylvania
Posted In: Alaska
What makes cross country skiing at Eaglecrest exceptional is the terrain. What makes cross country skiing at Eaglecrest unparalleled is the terrain nestled in the shadow of Alaska's pristine beauty. With 8 kilometers of groomed Nordic Trails sitting at the perfect elevation for natural snowfall, it's hard to imagine a more scenic place to ski. Our Upper Loop trail offers breathtaking views of mountain valleys and peaks, while our Lower Loop trail winds its way through meadows and trees. Instruction is available for those who are new to the sport, while workshops are regularly available to those looking to improve their skills. Eaglecrest, Juneau's Winter Playground.
Winding Trails, Inc. is an independent, 501 c-3 non profit organization located in the heart of the Farmington Valley. 350 acres of pristine woodlands, lakes, and wildlife provide a gorgeous setting for our Cross Country Ski Center. Established in 1972, the facilities have since undergone over 30 years of expansion and improvements. The Winding Trails Cross Country Ski Center offers both the beginner and experienced skier a high quality, enjoyable experience. We have over 230 sets of ski rentals, a ski school, retail shop, snack bar, and lodging nearby. For more information check our website at www.windingtrails.org.
Experience unlimited cross-country skiing high in the Berkshire Hills. 3,108 acres contain 40 km of trails, so there's always a new trail to explore. With 27 km of groomed tracks and skate lanes and extensive backcountry trails, there's fun and adventure for skiers of all levels. Cruise Circuit Trail, trek Minor trail, or try the challenging ascent of Judges Hill. Picnic in our two trail shelters. Warm up by the masonry heater in our comfortable lodge.nnWith an elevation above 2000 feet, Notchview averages 45 more inches of snow each year than the valleys below - we're often skiing until mid-March.
The largest connected nordic ski area in the country with over 200 km of groomed ski trails. Kids 17 and under SKI FOR FREE. Groomed daily, with scenic and varied terrain for all abilities, and multi-use trails allow dogs and fat bikes. On the East side of the Cascades, the Methow Valley enjoys sunny days and plenty of snow. Ski trails open and groomed mid-December through mid-March, and become bike/hike trails in summer months. The town of Winthrop has new restaurants, bookstore, bakery, sports shops, and lodging for all budget types.
Craftsbury is a unique, nonprofit, year-round resort in Vermont offering lodging, meals and outdoor programs for reasonable rates. The friendly atmosphere is complemented by simple lodging and buffet-style meals. The Center has recently taken over the nearby Highland Lodge trail system adding another 40km of higher-elevation connected trails. Craftsbury has reliable snow thanks to a powerful snowmaking installation, unique local climate, and intensive snow farming/grooming. During summer we offer rowing camps on our lake.
We are a Relais & Chateaux dude ranch that converts into a cross country ski lodge during the winter. We offer skiing, snowshoeing, sleigh rides and horseback riding, as well as exceptional food. We have a minimum stay of two nights during the winter. Our trails are exclusively for our guests staying here, we are open to the public during early December and April.
Posted In: Wyoming
Just south of town, 8,000 feet up Casper Mountain is Natrona County's Casper Nordic Center where you can loose yourself in our natural beauty. Listen to the birds. Watch for deer. See valley views and vistas across the ravine. Enjoy our log day lodge with complete guest services & wonderful food. Surround yourself in the serenity of the trees and mountain. Our trails are nested among the trees. Night skiing until 9:30 pm on lighted trails. Ski rentals in town. Lodge & trails open year-round. Lodge rentals for groups & functions. A favorite for weddings, receptions, and private parties.
Tahoe Cross Country, located in North Lake Tahoe, is a local's favorite and offers everything a skiing visitor is looking for: Beautifully groomed trails for all ability levels, stunning views of Lake Tahoe, friendly staff, great food and top of the line rental equipment for the whole family. If you are visiting Lake Tahoe, Tahoe Cross Country should be near the top of your list. Join us this winter.
Visit Canada’s most popular Cross Country Skiing Area! Our Cross Country Skiing Trails are located in our Nordic Area on Hollyburn Ridge just 30 minutes from the heart of downtown Vancouver, right at the city’s door step. 19 km of groomed & track set cross country ski trails (7.5 km of which are lit for night skiing) are yours to discover. Whether you are a skate or a classic skier, a beginner or an expert, there is terrain here for everyone. With the largest ski school in Canada our experts will get you out skiing in no time.
Open daily at 8:30 am. - Come visit the Nordic Ski & Snowshoe Adventure Center and discover the beauty of the Winter landscape on snowshoes, cross-country skis, or ice skates. We offer cross-country trails for every level of skier from beginner to expert, along with dedicated snowshoe trails to explore off the beaten path. For daily trail and ice rink status call the Nordic Report at (802)644-1173.
With 26 km of Nordic skiing at three different trails venues within five miles of town, the Bavarian village of Leavenworth has some of the most accessible skiing in the state. Our popular X/C system is the Icicle River Trail off Icicle Road. At the Ski Hill, we have downhill skiing, tubing, snowshoeing and 7 km of Nordic skiing (with 5 km lighted for night skiing), all at the same charming venue within minutes of downtown Leavenworth. Warm up and enjoy lunch at the historic Ski Hill Lodge. Full amenities are available in town including lodging, restaurants, ski rentals, sleigh rides and more.
The Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park, offers 65 km of groomed & track set ski trails to accommodate classic & skating techniques on the same trails for novice, intermediate and advanced skiers. The Centre also offers 6.5 km of illuminated night skiing trails available until 9:00pm. After skiing, relax in the comfort of the day lodge. There are trail maps, site information, washrooms, showers, day lockers, a stone fireplace and a licensed cafe; available in the day lodge. Trail Sports, the on-site ski & bike shop provides rentals, lessons, ski repairs and expert advice on the purchase of equipment and accessories.
Posted In: Oregon
Teacup Nordic is dedicated to cross-country skiing that's fun! Whether you're touring or skiing on racing gear, you'll enjoy 20 kilometers of groomed trails and the camaraderie of people who love cross country skiing. Teacup trails are next to Highway 35 in the Mt. Hood National Forest. The ski area is operated by the Teacup Lake Nordic Club, under a special use permit issued by the Mt. Hood National Forest, USDA Forest Service.
The Breckenridge Nordic Center is located just a minute’s drive from downtown Breckenridge and 90 minutes from Denver. It is a gold mine of skiing, snowshoeing, enchanting forests and epic mountain views.
Family friendly- An experience which will last with you forever as you explore our 1,400 acres of carefully groomed trails. If your children can walk, they can ski. If they can’t walk, they can be pulled in our easy to use and warm “pulk” sleds.
Experienced with Nordic Skiing or Snowshoeing? Stop by our Lodge and receive your Trail Pass and rent or purchase all levels of equipment for your journey. Our Trails start right from the lodge.
Looking for Lessons? Our professional instructors will prepare you for the experience of gliding across our beautiful winter wonderland. We also provide Guided Adventures to experience our legend forests and history of the area.
After your adventure on the trails, take time to unwind in our beautiful handcrafted log lodge. As you take in the stunning views from our cozy lodge, bask in the warmth of our family style lounge and large fireplace while enjoying food and drink specials.
The Rangeley Lakes Trails Center is located in the heart of Maine's scenic western mountain and lake region. This area has an annual snowfall approaching 200 inches. Superb snow conditions plus fantastic terrain and grooming make Nordic skiing here a wonderful experience for novice to expert. We also have a growing network of scenic single-track trails for snowshoeing.
Trails groomed, on an as needed basis, for Classical skiing only. Numerous ski loop possibilities: most difficult outer loop (9.5K) containing several hills and scenic vistas; a more difficult inner loop (3.6K) which is level to gently rolling; an easier loop (1K) and six connecting trails (5.9K total) of varying difficulties. We're blessed with ample lake effect snowfall from late December thru late February. A Warming Hut, with wood burner is located next to the parking lot.
The 100% volunteer Pagosa Nordic Club maintains FREE groomed trails for all ability levels for skate & classic cross country skiing as well as snowshoeing. Our Pagosa Springs business sponsors provide ski and snowshoe rentals, ski lessons, shopping, lodging and dining in town. Our trails surround the town and the area. Maps are available from our business sponsors and throughout the town. Club memberships welcome. Donations accepted. Our mission "To enhance winter recreational opportunities in Pagosa Springs by maintaining accessible groomed winter trails for skate skiing, classic cross country skiing & snowshoeing for all ability levels and to encourage and promote the use of these winter trails through education, marketing and events".
Posted In: Nevada
Our mission is to promote the establishment of a community-supported, cross-country ski and multi-use venue, where the Incline Village and greater Nevada communities, where children and young adults, can find affordable cross country ski and other seasonal sport opportunities.
Purity Spring Resort's XC & Snowshoe Reserve features 22km of scenic trails that wind through the forest surrounding Purity Lake, traverse through the grounds of Purity Spring Resort and twist through tall pines in the adjacent New Hampshire Audubon Sanctuary.
Akers Ski has been in the cross country ski business for over 50 years. We've been in our current location (51 Akers Way in Andover Maine) for over 40 years. We have always been and continue to be a family run operation.
Our mission is to get skiers on the gear that will give them the most enjoyment and satisfaction. We have years of knowledge and experience in cross country skiing that we’ve put into selecting the gear we carry so that you can get out on the trails and have fun. Let us help you get the most enjoyment out of your winter!
Bill & Paul's offers over 45 years of Nordic skiing sales and service experience. We carry West Michigan's most complete line of Nordic and Telemark skis, boots, and bindings. Our staff exels at assisting new skiers find the right gear, aiding experienced skiers in upgrading equipment, and helping all nordic skiers with maintainence or their gear. Our service shop is capable of mounting all touring, racing, or telemark bindings, base tuning, and even tarring older wooden skis. Additionally we carry a nice selection of books, maps, and magazines to further enhance your nordic experience.
Today the West Hill Shop continues as a low-key, friendly source for wisdoms and advice, bikes and Nordic skis, clothing and gear, repair service and bike fitting, with places to ride or ski either right out the door or just up the hill. Folks travel from afar for the staff’s experience, from trouble shooting the allusive fix, finding just the right part, matching cyclists with the right bike, or picking the best Nordic ski for the job.
Mountain Gear is the premier resource for backcountry snow equipment and expertise. We specialize in X-C, tele, and AT skis, and carry a full range of snowshoes, snowboards, safety gear and accessories. Log on for gear, info or to request a catalog. Lessons, demos and rentals available.
Located on the Peninsula Recreation Area, the Frisco Nordic Center is just minutes from Frisco’s charming Main Street, offering an excellent high altitude facility for skate skiing, classic cross-country skiing and even snowshoeing, all with exceptional views of peaks in every direction. The Center offers 27k of ski trails, 10k of snowshoe trails, rentals, skate or classic lessons and ski tuning 7 days a week from their cozy cabin at 616 Recreation Way in Frisco, Colorado. The Frisco Nordic Center is also just steps from the Frisco Adventure Parks’ tubing hill and beginner ski/ride hill.
Galena lodge is a community owned day-lodge nestled in the Rocky Mountains 23 miles north of the Sun Valley Resort and Ketchum, Idaho. The lodge is located in the heart of the Boulder Mountains. We’re open daily in the winter and summer seasons serving lunch, special dinners, and operating as home base for cross-country skiers, mountain bikers, and hikers. We offer overnight lodging only in our semi-backcountry yurts.
There's no better way to experience the beauty of SilverStar than exploring our cross-country trails. Begin with over 55 km of trails at SilverStar, varying in difficulty from Green to Blue to Black. A dual mountain cross-country ski pass will then allow you to explore an additional 50 km of connecting trails at Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre.
Ashcroft Ski Touring operates out of the Ashcroft Adventure Lodge at the end of Castle Creek Road. At the Adventure Lodge, you may rent classic cross-country ski equipment, skate ski gear, or snowshoes. Individual and group lessons, as well as snowshoe and ski tours are available everyday. The winter season runs Thanksgiving day until early April.
Wolfeboro is well known as "The Oldest Summer Resort In America". In winter Wolfeboro transforms into "The X-C Ski Village of The Lakes Region". Located on the east shore of Lake Winnipesaukee, you'll love it's tranquil beauty, special events, fine dinning, unique shops, lodging and services. All trails are meticulously machine groomed daily with a fleet of state of the art machines including a Bombardier BR180XC, through forests and open fields, over easy to advanced terrain. Two cozy warming huts are available. For over 40 years The Nordic Skier(Voted Best Nordic Shop in New England 2014) is the headquarters for XC skiing and provides a complete retail shop chuck full of the best gear, clothing and accessories. We are XC skiing's best keep secret. Voted "Best of NH 2012" by NH Magazines "Best of NH" Editor's Pick Wolfeboro XC has been selected by N.H. Magazine and it's readers as "Best Cross-Country Ski Deal: leading the pack with community-run, family friendly, affordable and beautiful XC Skiing". Come and see for yourself what the locals have known for years!
You will enjoy a variety of terrain from gently sloped novice trails to screaming descents for the thrill seekers. Plus over 30km of Snowshoe trails.
Maple Corner Farm Cross Country Ski Center, a working family farm since 1812, has a friendly atmosphere that the whole family can enjoy. The Center is located in the foothills of the Berkshires and has an elevation of 1,400 feet. A large ski warm up area with beginner trails is located right behind the ski lodge. There are 20 kilometers of marked ski trails from beginner to expert, machine groomed for traditional and skating styles. We also have 10 km. of snowshoe trails.
Posted In: Arizona
Arizona Nordic Village (formerly Flagstaff Nordic Center) hosts year-round outdoor recreation on its 50 km of trails at 8,000 ft of elevation and above. Get away from it all and enjoy the beauty and peacefulness of our mountain retreat. Lodging available in our camper cabins and yurts. Rent our main lodge & facilities for weddings, corporate retreats, birthday parties or special events. We have 6 km of dog-friendly skiing trails and 16 km for snowshoeing with your dog.
The Osceola Tug Hill Cross Country Ski Center Inc is dedicated to the best cross country skiing possible. With this in mind, we only offer cross country skiing (winter months). No hiking, no tubing, no pets, no snowshoes..
40k of groomed ski trails for both classic and skate techniques. Groomed daily with an Alpina Sherpa featuring a 4 cylindar Peugot engine and a 84 inch Yellowstone track system groomer that get 2 passes on the entire trail system.
Largest selection of nordic or cross country ski equipment in the northeast. Hundreds of skis available to rent under our RENTAFLEXIBILY program where all rentals are credited toward purchase if you so desire.
Extending across pristine meadows and rolling hills, a hidden world of beauty and adventure invites winter enthusiasts to discover the joy of cross-country skiing and snowshoeing at Okemo Valley Nordic Center. The well-marked trail network features 22 km of tracked and skate-groomed terrain for skiers, and 13 km of trails dedicated to snowshoers. Okemo’s Nordic Center trails are ideally suited to all ability levels, from novice to expert and trails are groomed daily using state-of-the-art grooming machines.
Quarry Road is a year-round outdoor recreation destination for people of all ages, abilities and walks of life from the greater Waterville area, across Maine and beyond.
Located just 2 miles from downtown Waterville, Quarry Road’s trails and open spaces provide outstanding opportunities for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, biking, walking, running, paddling.
The area offers 10.4 km (6.5 miles) of world-class groomed Nordic ski trails, and additional miles of backcountry snowshoe and hiking trails. Our state-of-the-art snowmaking system ensures an early start to the ski season and reliable snow conditions all winter.
The skier (or snowshoer!) has a choice of adventures on a trail system that meanders and explores where you ski forested hill or reach views of the High mountain Packages ridges.
With a convenient location whether you are a cross country enthusiast or an alpine skier ...or both, it is a simple matter for everyone in your party to do either in style ...with country quality!
Nestled in the foothills of the Taconic and Berkshire Mountains, PINERIDGE offers hundreds of acres of unspoiled wilderness. The trails wind through forests of hardwoods and evergreens. Deer, fox, turkey, beaver and otter are just some of the animals or tracks seen throughout PINERIDGE's wooded trails.
PINERIDGE provides 35 Km of fabulous woodland trails expertly groomed and track set. Ski along the picturesque Poestenkill Creek or up to an elevation of 1746 feet observing and enjoying views of the Taconic Range in New York State and Mount Greylock in Massachusetts.
After skiing, come back to the Lodge; enjoy a warm fire, hot refreshments and good company. Only a short drive east of the Capital District, in the center of Rensselaer County, PINERIDGE provides great skiing for all ages and abilities.
Ski or snowshoe with us and explore one of the Catskill Mountain's most beautiful winter wonderlands. Catch a glimpse of timid woodland creatures on hemlock shaded-trails in the pine-scented forest. Mountain Trails Cross Country Ski Center is nestled on the northern border of Tannersville, NY, located in the beautiful Northern Catskills.
We offer 35 kilometers of quiet nature trails on hundreds of forested acres that are groomed, track-set, and marked to their degree of difficulty. All of our trails are patrolled by the National Ski Patrol and our PSIA instructors offer ski lessons for all skill levels. We carry all the necessities and equipment for your skiing and snowshoeing enjoyment. Our Sales and Rental Shop is an authorized dealer of Alpina, Salomon, SWIX, and Tubbs.
Posted In: New Mexico
The Angel Fire Resort Nordic Center offers over 12 km of groomed, classic and skate cross-country ski trails. Snowshoeing is also allowed on these trails.
The Nordic Center operates Friday – Sunday from 10 AM – 4 PM with extended hours during peak periods during the winter season. Operations are dependent on weather conditions so please call (575) 377-4488 to confirm hours during the winter season.
Explore more than 30 miles of groomed trails with sweeping views of the Catskills.
Our Ski Shop provides maps and tips on what trail is best suited to your skill level. Ski alongside the lake, head for Sky Top Tower, or choose one of the many other trails that honeycomb our property.
Available, weather permitting.
For information about cross-country skiing and current trail conditions, please call (845) 256-2101.
Explore world class groomed trails for classic and skate skiing.
Rent classic and skate skis.
Try out sit-skis and lessons for paranordic skiers.
Sign up for group or private lessons for beginners to advanced skiers, children and adults.
Warm-up indoors in the skiers lounge.
Lost Lake Park features over 30 km of cross-country skiing trails with incredible views of Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. Enjoy a circuit on the groomed trails, night skiing or a lesson to improve your skills. Snowshoeing is also available at the park, which is just a short walk from Whistler Village.
Bringing the finest cross country skiing to eastern Massachusetts!
Catch the spirit of winter at Great Brook Farm State Park! Located only 25 miles from downtown Boston, Great Brook Ski Touring Center provides over 10 miles of machine-groomed trails for cross country skiing from December 1 to March 20, snow conditions permitting.
The trails include all levels of difficulty and explore the beautiful landscape of farmland, forests, streams and ponds at 1,000-acre Great Brook Farm State Park. Skiers can stride past fields and a working dairy farm on the easy Lantern Loop, venture through the quiet woods around Meadow Pond on the Pine Point Loop, or test their strengths on the hills of the more difficult Woodchuck Trail.
Located at the Canmore Nordic Centre, site of the Nordic Skiing events of the 1988 Olympic Winter Games, World Cup Mountain Bike (1998, 1999 and 2000), and World Cup Nordic (2005, 2008, 2010, 2016), Trail Sports serves all your cross country skiing and mountain biking needs. The Canmore Nordic Centre is a short 5 minute drive from downtown Canmore, and 28lm from Banff in the beautiful Canadian Rockies.
Memphremagog Ski Touring Foundation MSTF is a nonprofit corporation with a mission to create and promote a system of high quality ski and snowshoe trails in the Derby- Newport region of Vermont. MSTF trails vary from railroad flat to precipitous, with skate and classic machine grooming on the core network.
Nestled above the picturesque town of Midway and resting in the shadow of the Wasatch Mountains lies Soldier Hollow Nordic Center at Wasatch Mountain State Park. Although it is primarily known as an Olympic venue, Soldier Hollow hosts a variety of activities throughout the fall, spring and summer. Athletes at world-class levels and weekend enthusiasts can enjoy the facility on a year-round basis.
The primary building on the Soldier Hollow Nordic Center grounds is the beautiful awarding winning Lodge, which can be booked for wedding receptions, family gatherings and other functions. The Competition Center serves as the nerve center for major events, ranging from U.S. Cross Country Skiing Championships to the annual Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Championships.
The Sundance Nordic Center offers 15 kilometers of groomed cross country ski trails for both classic and skating techniques. The Nordic Center has developed a reputation for the quality of the grooming operations which occur on a nightly basis leaving untouched trails each morning with classic tracks and a wide skating lane. The trail network is laid out through pristine back country terrain creating a unique experience for all ability levels.
A natural and historic setting for cross-country skiing, skate skiing or snowshoeing, our scenic trail system takes you along the base of Jim Hill Mountain and into the heart of Mill Valley. We provide all the necessary amenities to ensure a wonderful visit.
Posted In: Michigan
Northern Michigan’s plentiful snowfall and rolling wooded terrain make it an ideal cross-country skiing destination. From scenic trails winding through the north woods to groomed trails for aggressive skate skiing, Winter Trails member destinations offer a Michigan cross-country skiing experience for everyone in the family.
Cross-country skiing has been part of Five Fields Farm for a decade. Our apple operation is smaller now and we are able to share our location with others in the winter season. An elevation of 850 feet helps put us on the right side of the "snow line". There are no guarantees, but when it snows in the foothills of the White Mountains, we usually have to shovel it.
Parking is where we formerly loaded trucks of fruit. Prepare for your outing or warm up in our winterized retail stand. We have rental equipment in all sizes including snowshoes. The trail system starts on our back lawn. Looping around the orchards, it connects with the logging roads between them. Links have been established with lands owned by abutters including the Loon Echo Land Trust on Bald Pate Mountain. While groomed trails do not extend to the summit snowshoe hikers and more adventuresome skiers regularly make the 20 minute back-country trek for a view to the horizon including numerous ponds and lakes.
Ski de Fond Mont-Tremblant is proud to offer you more than 75 km of mechanically groomed trails and 14 km of nordic skiing. With the bridge dedicated specifically to our Jackrabbit skiers, it is now possible and enjoyable to travel between areas of Mont-Tremblant and Domaine Saint-Bernard.
Morin-Heights, who maintains a cross-country and snowshoe trail network of 130 linear kilometres, of which 65 km is track set, is a member of the Réseau de ski de fond des Laurentides.
Approximately 80% of the trails cross private property, and it is primarily due to landowner’s goodwill that such a magnificent network exists. The majority of these trails are for winter use only from December 1st to April 15th.
With the exception of the Corridor Aérobique and other short sections of trails, the network is single track set, with a recommended direction of travel to ensure safety. The narrow width of most trails combined with hilly terrain provides a unique attraction not found in many other centres. It is for these reasons that Morin-Heights remains a classic style network.
We offer a groomed trail system with tracks set for classic skiing as well as skating lanes. Rentals for cross country skiing & snowshoeing are available on site. Lessons are available for cross country skiing and a small retail shop with snacks inside. NO DOGS ALLOWED ON THE TRAILS DURING THE WINTER.
We are a multi-faceted outdoor shop selling hiking, xc skiing, snow shoeing, kayak, SUP, technical climbing gear, etc.
We cater to the cross-country ski enthusiast, as well as first time buyers, with a staff that has a combined 125 years of experience in various aspects of fitting and sizing cross-country gear, including touring, back country and racing. Bob FitzPatrick is our in-house expert not only on fitting and selling gear but steering you to the many hidden gems for skiing the central mass area. He will tell you where to find early snow or have a truly enjoyable destination ski experience at the many cross country ski areas of Massachusetts and New England Area..
Welcome to Basecamp!
When we think of a basecamp we think of adventure.
We think of community.
We think of the place you go to gear up and make last minute preparations for your next trip.
We think of campfires, epic stories of misadventures, and good friends.
We're a family owned and operated business in beautiful downtown Laramie, Wyoming.
It's our goal to help you get outdoors and explore in the right clothing and with the right gear for your budget.
From downtown to the trails.
Your adventure starts here.
Bear Valley Cross Country boasts an extensive trail system of over 3,000 acres. Amenities include 35 trails carefully groomed for track, skate skiing and snowshoeing, ski school, the Meadow Cafe, a complete rental, demo and retail facility, 4 Trailside Huts, a sledding/tubing facility and a variety of special events and races. The elevation of 7,000 feet to 7,800 feet guarantees first to open (usually mid November) and last to close (usually mid April) status among Sierra cross country centers.
Come explore and play on Edson Hill’s historic trail network which was created by the Heath Family in the 1950s. Maintained by an old “Trucker” snowcat with skis on the front, Larry Heath remembers skijoring with guests way back then. Edson Hill’s current team has been working hard to bring the trails and our entire nordic offering back to its glory while providing our guests and all of Stowe with another great ski area for groomed cross country skiing, side- and back-country access as well as snowshoeing.
Winter is a magical time at Jug Mountain Ranch. When the snow starts to fall, the golf course and biking trails are transformed into a Nordic paradise. JMR boasts more than 25 km of groomed trails for Nordic skiing, miles of fat bike specific trails, and ample space to explore on snowshoes. With terrain for every skill level and trails that wind through trees, along Boulder Creek, and up to the Jug Mountain Reservoir, you won’t run out of winter adventure.
This year, Jug Mountain Ranch is excited to groom our own trails with brand new equipment as well as offer expanded services at the Nordic Center in the Clubhouse Pro Shop.
The Clubhouse Restaurant will also be open for après drinks and appetizers and a weekly Supper Club menu on Fridays and Saturdays.
Posted In: Wisconsin
Today, Minocqua Winter Park is one of the most popular Nordic Center’s in the Midwest. 80+ kilometers (about 50 miles) of trails are impeccably groomed by an experienced staff using state of the art equipment including a new Pisten Bully groomer! 10,000 visitors come to the park each season to cross-country ski, and snowshoe amid the solitude and beauty of 6,500 acres of wilderness area. Right outside the heated Chalet is the 600ft., lift assisted, Squirrel Hill Snow Tubing Runs and our new and improved ice skating pond making Winter Park a true winter park! MWP’s edge on the competition is its center on the family, a professional staff and most importantly, it’s superior grooming. The Park still relies on a solid base of volunteers, a foundation laid back in the 1950’s by a circle of adventurous friends.
With 85 kilometers of carefully maintained woodland trails over phenomenal mountain terrain, it’s no wonder Lone Mountain Ranch has been voted Cross Country Skier magazine’s #1 Nordic ski destination in North America. Our knowledgeable guides, dependable snow and wide range of trails offers something for beginners, experts, leisurely explorers and hardcore athletes.
Operated under a special permit with Custer Gallatin National Forest.
Whether you have ever skied or not, Rock Creek Lodge has terrain perfect for your ability. With 15 kilometers of groomed cross-country ski trails surrounded by endless touring, telemark, or randonée ski terrain, the beauty of the John Muir Wilderness lies before you. For families looking to avoid the crowds of Mammoth, Rock Creek Lodge is a quiet winter paradise. Never crowded, even on the busiest weekends, it is the perfect place to learn or improve your cross-country skiing, and/or the perfect place to find untracked powder weeks after a storm.
Crosscut Mountain Sports Center's trail system, lodge, and venue will be designed sustainably to accommodate a wide range of outdoor enthusiasts – from hikers and mountain bikers to skiing families seeking groomed cross country ski trails and backcountry access. CMSC will also be home base for the Bridger Biathlon Club.
Sugarloaf may be best known as an alpine skiing resort, but tucked away in the woods just minutes from the base area is Maine's largest Nordic center. The lodge is home to a full Nordic retail shop, rental center, and cafe- all surrounded by some of the most picturesque trails in New England.
Howelsen Hill Ski Area is owned and operated by the City of Steamboat Springs and holds a unique place in the history of skiing. It has sent more skiers to international competition than any other area in North America. Come experience skiing history in the Yampa Valley!
Eldora’s Nordic Center is complemented by an extensive network of trails – starting just a few steps past our ski lifts and meandering through serene forests, across expansive alpine meadows and past dramatic mountain backdrops. The trails, 40 kilometers in all, are designated for classic cross-country skiing, skate skiing or snowshoeing.
Check in with us at the Eldora Nordic Center for compete rental packages, lessons and clinics. Whether you’ve never cross-country skied or you’re an expert, we’ve got a lesson for you. To round out your day, the Eldora Nordic Center has snacks and drinks available, plus a variety of sundries including hats, gloves and sunglasses.
Enjoy over 58 km (36.4 miles) of machine groomed ski trails directly from Cascade Lodge property. Twenty eight kilometers of these trails are groomed by Cascade Lodge-the only resort on the North Shore with a Pisten Bully groomer! Our 28km of groomed trails connect into both Cascade River State Park's trails as well as the 30km skating/classic trails to the east of the Lodge including the Hall and Massie loops in Lutsen. A newly developed skating lane which runs from Cascade Lodge to the Lutsen Ski Hill road and back is available for this style of skiing.
Posted In: New Mexico
Open 7 days a week 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Enchanted Forest offers 33 km of 12 – 16 ft. wide groomed, signed, and patrolled trails for both classic and freestyle skiing. You'll also find 15 km devoted to snowshoes as well as 5km of trails to ski with your dog. Enjoy access to miles and miles of backcountry trails!
We are a sustainable, off-the-grid, winter resort offering our customers the best in outdoor recreational opportunities!
If you’re looking for cross-country skiing, back country skiing, snowshoeing, rentals, lessons, and even guided tours, Hope Valley Outdoors can provide experienced instruction and information for all your outdoor needs.
Our focus is on true backcountry cross country, traditional kick and glide skiing. We will help you improve your skills and make it possible for you to make your own tracks through the snow in gorgeous Hope Valley.
We maintain a limited amount of trails around our Yurt. Trails are skier packed and easily accessed, along with limited grooming for kick and glide xc skiing.
We maintain a port-a-john for your convenience. Your donations help us to continue to offer this service. Most donations are $10, but we gladly accept anything you are able to offer.
Our quality one-piece Nordic walking poles are safer, lighter, more durable and much more user-friendly than the cheap and flimsy twist-lock and flip-lock 2-piece and 3-piece collapsible walking, hiking, trekking poles and sticks flooding the market from China. Twist-lock and flip-lock walking poles rattle, vibrate, freeze up, or collapse unexpectedly. Our one-piece Nordic Walking poles are user-friendly and dependable!
The Relais Plein Air du Parc de la Gatineau (The Relais) is your gateway for cross country skiing, snowshoeing or fatbiking in the Gatineau Park. Managed by the National Capital Commission (http://ncc-ccn.gc.ca/places/gatineau-park), Gatineau Park has one of the largest networks of cross-country ski trails in North America with varying difficulty from easy to most difficult. It features over 200 kilometres of trails for classic cross-country skiing, which includes over 125 kilometres of trails shared with skate skiers, and 53 kilometres of back-country ski trails. Enjoy classic cross-country and skate skiing in a beautiful conservation area, located just minutes from downtown Ottawa–Gatineau.
The primary trails are groomed at least four times a week and patrolled by professional and volunteer patrollers. The Relais has a waxing room with ski benches with individual outlet for those wishing to maximize their ski experience. A cozy Café with fireplace and sofa is open 7 days to top your ski experience with a good quality coffee and lunch at an affordable price. The Relais rents classic skis and is planning to have fatbikes for the 2019-2020 season and sells the daily passes to access the ski trails. Ski lessons and shuttles for linear long distances to the Relais can be arranged in advance.
There is an outdoor free parking lot with 172 spaces.