Best Illinois Cross Country Skiing Trails

Illinois has 5 cross country skiing areas.

  September 25, 2018

Located in the US, the cross country skiing in Illinois is known for five fun and beautiful XC ski routes. The best Illinois cross country skiing based on popularity are considered to be Eagle Ridge Cross Country Ski Center, Rock Cut State Park, Jim Edgar Panther Creek Wildlife Area, Moraine Hills State Park, and Argyle Lake State Park. For a detailed Nordic ski trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Illinois cross country skiing trail below.

Where Can I Cross Country Ski In Illinois?

FEATURED:  Eagle Ridge Cross Country Ski Center


  September 25, 2018

Southeast of Dubuque and Galena in northwest Illinois, the Eagle Ridge Resort has 12 km of groomed cross country ski trails. The trails roll over undulating hills and through hardwood forests.