In Wabasha County in the Richard J Dorer Memorial Hardwood State Forest, the 3,000 acre Snake Creek Management Unit has a 5 mile loop.
To reach the cross-country skiing trailhead from Red Wing, head southeast on US61. About 4.5 miles past Kellogg, turn right into Snake Creek. Veer right to reach the non-motorized trailhead.
Overall, Snake Creek is the 17th most popular cross country ski area of all 39 Nordic ski destinations in Minnesota.