In the Northeast Kingdom, the Burke Nordic Center has 75km of cross country trails on private land for public use.
To reach East Burke from St. Johnsbury, head north on US91 to Exit 23. Follow SR114 north for 12 miles.
To reach the cross-country skiing trailhead from SR5 in Lyndonville take rout 114 to East Burke. Shortly after passing the East Burke gas station, turn right onto Mountain Road. Stay on Mountain road past the Burke Mountain Downhill Area. Stay straight, crossing the yellow line, onto Pinkham Road. At this point Mountain Road curves uphill to the right, do not follow! Pinkham Road is a dirt road. Follow Pinkham Road for 2.1 miles. The Nordic Center is on your right with a green sign hanging from a tree. If you get lost call 802-535-7722.
Overall, Burke Cross Country Ski is the 3rd most popular cross country ski area of all 23 Nordic ski destinations in Vermont. Several of the better cross country ski trails are nearby Burke Cross Country Ski including Craftsbury Outdoor Center and Jay Peak Nordic.
Local Contacts: BCC (802) 626-3215; Burke Nordic Center (800) 786-8338; East Burke Sports (802) 626-3215.
Best Season: Jan. - Feb.
Average Difficulty: Moderate
Base Camp: Old Cutter Inn, East Burke (802) 626-5152
Luxury Loding: Inn at Mountain View Farm
Breakfast Restaurant: River Garden Cafe, East Burke
Reference Source: click here http://www.kingdomtrails.org/
GPS: 44.60239, -71.89473
Date Published: 1/3/2016
Date Updated: 8/17/2016
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