Near Yosemite National Park, the Yosemite Cross Country Ski School maintains over 45 km of groomed tracks and 90 miles of marked trails leading to spectacular views of Yosemite Valley above 7,000. Check out the overnight hut trip to Glacier Point.
To reach the trailhead from the intersection of SR 49 and SR 140 in Mariposa, go Northeast on SR 140 for 39 miles. Go right on SR 41 for 14 miles. Turn left (east) on Glacier Point Rd and go about 5 miles to the ski area.
Overall, Yosemite XC Ski Center is the 2nd most popular cross country ski area of all 38 Nordic ski destinations in California.