Santiam Pass Cross Country Skiing

The 13th most popular XC Ski in Oregon.

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Northwest of Bend and Sisters in the Deschutes National Forest, the Santiam Pass Winter Recreation Area has miles of cross country ski trails.

The trailhead is located on US20 (SR126) at Santiam Pass which is northwest of Sisters.

Overall, Santiam Pass is the 13th most popular cross country ski area of all 24 Nordic ski destinations in Oregon. Several of the better cross country ski trails are nearby Santiam Pass including Mt. Bachelor XC Center, Blue Lake Nordic Center, Swampy Lakes, Dutchman Flat, Edison Butte and Newberry Crater / Paulina Lake.

Santiam Pass Cross Country Skiing Map



Local Contact(s):  DNF (541) 388-2715; Bend Visitors (541) 382-3221; Oregon Tourism (800) 547-7842.

Recommended Book:  "Best Ski Trails In Oregon" from Mike Bogar

Best Season:  Jan. - Feb.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Luxury Loding:  Five Pines Lodge, Sisters

Breakfast Restaurant:  Seasons Cafe or Ski Inn Cafe in Sisters

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  44.4258, -121.8497

Date Published:  1/2/2016

Date Updated:  6/22/2016

ID:  15103

Santiam Pass Cross Country Skiing Map