Best Grand Marais Cross Country Skiing Trails

The Grand Marais area has 6 cross country ski trails out of the 39 cross country skiing areas found in Minnesota.

  July 15, 2016

Located in Minnesota, the cross country skiing in Grand Marais offers a half-dozen good cross country ski route options. The best Grand Marais cross country skiing based on popularity are considered to be Cascade Lodge, Bearskin Lodge, Gunflint Trail System, Golden Eagle Lodge, and Pincushion Mountain. For a detailed Nordic ski trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Grand Marais cross country skiing trail below.



Where Can I Cross Country Ski In Grand Marais?


FEATURED:  Cascade Lodge

  Grand Marais, Minnesota

  July 12, 2016

Southwest of Grand Marais in the Superior National Forest, the Cascade Lodge maintains 58km of groomed cross country ski trails that connect with the North Shore Mountains Ski Trail System. The trails provide great views of Lake Superior, Cascade River and wind through miles of birch, aspen and pine bordering Cascade River State Park.


FEATURED:  Cascade River State Park

  Grand Marais, Minnesota

  July 3, 2016

Southwest of Grand Marais in the Superior National Forest, the Cascade River State Park has 17 miles of cross-country ski trails which connect up with the popular North Shore Mountains Ski Trail System. The park is adjacent to Cascade Lodge and its 50km of trails (trail pass required).


FEATURED:  Pincushion Mountain

  Grand Marais, Minnesota

  June 28, 2016

Near Grand Marais in the Superior National Forest, the Pincushion B&B maintains 25 km of groomed ski trails 1000 feet above Lake Superior on the quiet Sawtooth Mountain ridgeline. The trails are groomed for classic and skate skiing (and to remove the moose tracks).