East of Laramie in the Medicine Bow National Forest, the Pole Mountain Ski Trails (aka Happy Jack) is an extenstive network of groomed cross country ski trails.
The Pole Mountain Ski Trail system is maintained by the Medicine Bow Nordic Association.
To reach the Tie City Trailhead from Laramie, head east on US 80 to Exit #323. Head north on Happy Jack Road (SR210). The trailhead is on the right.
Overall, Pole Mountain Ski Trails is the 5th most popular cross country ski area of all 26 Nordic ski destinations in Wyoming.