West of Marquette near Ishpeming in the Escanaba River State Forest, the Country Village Resort has 25km of cross country skiing trails with 10km groomed. Also, the Superior Nordic Training Complex has 35km groomed.
To reach the cross-country skiing trailhead from the intersection of US 41 and N 2nd St (Deer Lake Rd.) in Ishpeming, go north on N 2nd St, then veering right onto Prairie Ave. Go .5 mile total to parking.
Overall, Superior Nordic Training and Rec Complex is the 16th most popular cross country ski area of all 49 Nordic ski destinations in Michigan.