West of Durango and north of Mancos, the Chicken Creek Nordic has 15km of groomed tracks for classical and skate skiing.
To reach the Chicken Creek cross country ski area from Durango or Cortez, follow US160 to Mancos. Head north on SR184 to CR40. Turn right heading north on CR40 to the trailhead.
Overall, Chicken Creek Nordic is the 56th most popular cross country ski area of all 58 Nordic ski destinations in Colorado.