Located in Arizona, the cross country skiing in Payson is known for two nice XC ski trails. The best Payson cross country skiing based on popularity are considered to be Forest Lakes Trails and Woods Canyon Overlook. For a detailed Nordic ski trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Payson cross country skiing trail below.
West of Heber and east of Payson, the Forest Lakes Ski Trail System consists of 13 miles of loops above the Mogollon Rim. The cross country ski trailhead is in Forest Lakes between Payson and Heber on SR260 and is marked.