East of Portland and south of La Grande, the Anthony Lakes Nordic Area has 30km of groomed cross country skiing trails. The trail system is spread across thirteen trails ranging from easy to difficult.
To reach Anthony Lakes Nordic Area from Portland, head east on US84 to Exit #298 in North Powder. Head west on River Lane. Continue west on Anthony Lakes Highway to the Anthony Lakes Ski Area.
Overall, Anthony Lakes Nordic Area is the 24th most popular cross country ski area of all 24 Nordic ski destinations in Oregon.