Bryce Canyon National Park Cross Country Skiing

The 3rd most popular XC Ski in Utah.

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In southwestern Utahs Color Country, there are 30 km of groomed cross country ski trails in the Bryce area through red limestone rock forms. While the Main Trail is a mainstay, dont miss the Rim Trail on an eroded plateau edge.

Overall, Bryce Canyon National Park is the 3rd most popular cross country ski area of all 19 Nordic ski destinations in Utah. Several of the better cross country ski trails are nearby Bryce Canyon National Park including Fairyland Loop, Rim Trail, Old Bryce Town Ski Loop, Red Canyon Scenic Trail, Daves Hallow Trail and Paria Ski Loop.


Local Contact(s):  BLM (801) 826-4291; Bryce Tourism (800) 444-6689; Utah Tourism (800) UTAH-FUN; Brian Head Central Res. (800) 845-9781.

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

Best Season:  Jan. - Feb.

Average Difficulty:  Mixed

Base Camp:  Ruby s Inn BW, Bryce (800) 468-8660

Luxury Loding:  Cedar Breaks Lodge (888) AT-CEDAR; Lodge At Brians Head (800) FUN-LODGE

GPS:  37.628, -112.167

Date Published:  12/24/2015

Date Updated:  7/21/2016

ID:  7340