Cross-country skiing on groomed trails is a favorite winter sport in Utah. In addition, Utah has hundreds of roads and trails in its National Forests and on BLM land which are ideal for cross-country skiing. There are mountain top routes, tracks through snow-dusted red rock, historic trails... even some of our snowed-in golf courses get into the act. Backcountry skiers should be well-prepared, and should check weather and avalanche forecasts prior to setting out. Many agree that Utah's backcountry is some of the most accessible and has the best snow. Read more...
2002 Winter Olympic facility, located in the Park City/Heber area, 23 km of trails used both in winter and summer.
Wasatch Mountain State Park
Beautiful four-season park located in the Park City/Heber area. The park offers a 10K Nordic ski track with diagonal stride and skating lanes, groomed on the golf course. It includes both flat and hilly terrain with views of the farms and mountains of Heber Valley. Nordic ski rentals are available at the park.
Solitude Nordic Center, Big Cottonwood Canyon
Near Salt Lake City. 20 km of groomed trails, lessons, rentals available, and tours offered.
Sundance Nordic Center
Provo Canyon (east of Provo). 15 km of groomed trails, lessons, rentals available, night skiing.
The Homestead Cross-Country Ski Center
Near Midway/Heber. 12 km of groomed trails, lessons, rentals available.
Near Logan. 20 km of trails - 5 km groomed, lessons by prior arrangement, rentals available, night skiing.
White Pine Touring Center
Park City. 18 km of groomed trails, lessons, rentals available, and tours offered.
Park City Yurts
Park City, near Canyons Resort.
Alta Ski Resort
5km of groomed track, located at mid-mountain and accessible via Sunnyside Lift with your Nordic Pass or Track Ticket. Track tickets are only available at the Wildcat Ticket office. Alta rents and sells a full line of classic skate, telemark, and snowshoe gear.
Central & Southwestern Utah
Brian Head Resort
East of Cedar City. 10 km groomed, lessons, rentals available, night skiing.
Best Western Ruby's Inn (near Bryce Canyon)
50 km of groomed trails, lessons, rentals available, tours offered, night skiing.