Located in Alberta, the cross country skiing in Edmonton is known for four scenic cross country ski trails. The best Edmonton cross country skiing based on popularity are considered to be Miqueion Lake Provincial Park, Vermillion Provincial Park, Cooking Lake Blackfoot Provincial Park, and Elk Island National Park. For a detailed Nordic ski trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Edmonton cross country skiing trail below.
Southeast of Edmonton and Sherwood Park, the Cooking Lake Blackfoot Provincial Park has 21 groomed trails for 85km of cross country skiing. These nordic trails roll through knob-and-kettle terrain while passing several lakes. Cooking Lake Blackfoot Provincial Park is the site of the popular annual Canadian Birkebeiner.
Southeast of Edmonton and north of Canrose, the Miqueion Provincial Park has eight groomed nordic ski trails totaling 18km. These cross country skiing trails roll over typical knob and kettle moraine.