Northwest of Dillon, the Elkhorn Hot Springs area has 20 km of track groomed cross country ski trails with a total of 1000 feet of climbing.
To reach the Elkhorn Hot Springs from the intersection of Mountain Highway 278 and I-15 (Just south of Dillon), go west/north on Mountain Highway 278 for 25 miles. Turn right (north) on Polaris Rd. and travel 13.5 miles to Elkhorn Hot Springs. Its about 37 miles from Dillon.
Note: the trails vary from year to year. Make sure to contact the Elkhorn Hot Springs for an updated map.
Overall, Elkhorn Hot Springs Ski Trails is the 13th most popular cross country ski area of all 37 Nordic ski destinations in Montana.