Fairyland Loop Cross Country Skiing

The 9th most popular XC Ski in Utah.

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In the scenic Bryce Canyon National Park, the Fairyland Loop is a 8 mile ungroomed cross country ski loop down amongst the hoodoo towers of Bryce Canyon. The route starts from Fairyland Point and combines the Fairyland Trail (5.5 miles) with a 2.5 mile stretch of the Rim Trail. The route passes Fairyland Canyon, Tower Bridge and Chinesse Wall through sections of Bristlecone pines.

Overall, Fairyland Loop is the 9th most popular cross country ski area of all 19 Nordic ski destinations in Utah. Several of the better cross country ski trails are nearby Fairyland Loop including Bryce Canyon National Park, Rim Trail, Red Canyon Scenic Trail, Old Bryce Town Ski Loop, Daves Hallow Trail and Paria Ski Loop.

Fairyland Loop Cross Country Skiing Map



Local Contact(s):  BCNP (435) 834-5322; Bryce Tourism (800) 444-6689; Utah Tourism (800) UTAH-FUN

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

Best Season:  Dec. - Feb.

Average Difficulty:  Difficult

Base Camp:  Natl Park North Campground; Ruby s Inn BW, Bryce (800) 468-8660

Luxury Loding:  Bryce Canyon Lodge

Breakfast Restaurant:  Rubys Canyon Diner, Bryce

Reference Source:  click here http://www.nps.gov/brca/

GPS:  37.64943, -112.14728

Date Published:  1/5/2016

Date Updated:  6/26/2016

ID:  14117

Fairyland Loop Cross Country Skiing Map