Round Meadows Cross Country Skiing

The 10th most popular XC Ski in Montana.

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Northwest of Whitefish, the Round Meadows area has 23 km of cross country skiing trails with intermittent grooming.

Located 15 miles northwest of Whitefish. Take Highway 93 west out of Whitefish. Turn at the Farm to Market Road (left) 12 miles. Travel 2 miles turn right on to the Star Meadows Road. Go 1 mile look for the entrance sign.

Overall, Round Meadows is the 10th most popular cross country ski area of all 37 Nordic ski destinations in Montana. Several of the better cross country ski trails are nearby Round Meadows including Izaak Walton Inn, Upper Lake McDonald, North Fork Flathead - Polebridge, Blacktail Mountain, Glacier Nordic and Rendezvous Ski Trail SystemApgar.

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Local Contact(s):  Flathead National Forest (406) 863-5400; Flathead Visitors (800) 543-3105; Glacier Vistors (800) 338-5072; Montana Visitors (800) 847-4868; Outback Shack, Whitefish (406) 862-9498; Avalanche Report (406) 257-8402.

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Best Season:  Dec. - Mar.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Luxury Loding:  Grouse Mountain Lodge (800) 321-8822; Mountain Timbers (800) 841-3835.

Reference Source:  click here http://www.fs.usda.gov/flathead/

GPS:  48.4541, -114.5273

Date Published:  1/6/2016

Date Updated:  8/6/2016

ID:  11454