Located in Arizona, the cross country skiing in Flagstaff is known for three cool cross-country skiing trails. The best Flagstaff cross country skiing based on popularity are considered to be Arizona Trail - Kaibab Plateau Trail, Mormon Lake Ski Touring Center, and Flagstaff Nordic Center. For a detailed Nordic ski trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Flagstaff cross country skiing trail below.
North of Flagstaff in the Coconino National Forest, the Flagstaff Nordic Center has over 40km of groomed cross country ski trails. There are roughly a dozen nordic trails in the system ranging from easy to difficult. The trail elevation ranges from 8,000 feet up to 8,340 feet.
Located a short drive south of Flagstaff in a forested region of volcanic mountains and lakes, the Mormon Lake Ski Touring Center offers over 30 kilometers of groomed cross country ski trail for novice, intermediate and advanced skiers. The trails crisscross the lower slopes of Mormon Mountain and border the shores of Mormon Lake, the largest natural lake in Arizona. This family-friendly nordic skiing area has some moderate fees.