North Country Trail Cross Country Skiing

The 18th most popular XC Ski in Michigan.

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Just east of Munising, the North Country Trail (a.k.a Lakeshore Trail) is an ideal backcountry skiing route running the ridges and beachs along Lake Superior 50 miles to Grand Marais. The Munising trailhead is located on CR58 just east of the Munising Falls Interpretive Center. The Grand Marais trailhead is located near the ranger station on CR58.

Overall, North Country Trail is the 18th most popular cross country ski area of all 47 Nordic ski destinations in Michigan. Several of the better cross country ski trails are nearby North Country Trail including Brunos Run Trail, Grand Marais Cross-Country Ski Trail, Munising Cross-Country Ski Trail, Mckeever Hills Cross Country Ski Trail and Valley Spur Cross-Country Ski Trail.

North Country Trail Cross Country Skiing Map



Local Contact(s):  PRNL (906) 387-3700; Michigan Tourism (800) 543-2937.

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Best Season:  Dec. - Mar.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Breakfast Restaurant:  Sydneys, Munising

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  46.41865, -86.62802

Date Published:  12/24/2015

Date Updated:  6/22/2016

ID:  7265

North Country Trail Cross Country Skiing Map