Best Montana Cross Country Skiing Trails

Montana has 30 cross country skiing areas.

  September 25, 2018

Located in the US, the cross country skiing in Montana offers over twenty awesome classic and skate skiing destinations. The best Montana cross country skiing based on popularity are considered to be Chico Hot Springs, Izaak Walton Inn, McDonald Pass, Stemple Pass, and East Foothill Trail. For a detailed Nordic ski trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Montana cross country skiing trail below.



Where Can I Cross Country Ski In Montana?


POPULAR CITIES


FEATURED:  Izaak Walton Inn

  Whitefish, Montana

  July 11, 2016

Near Essex, the Issac Walton Inn has a 30 km trail system groomed weekly. This cross country ski center is rated in the top 10 resorts in the Rockies. The Inn is located on US2 half way between East Glacier and West Glacier.


FEATURED:  Red Lodge Nordic Area

  Montana

  September 25, 2018

Southeast of Bozeman and west of Red Lodge in the Beartooth Mountains, the Red Lodge Nordic Area offers 15 km of cross country skiing trails in 3 loops, groomed weekly. This a warm-up for when youre ready to tackle the wild and the extreme on the Line Creek Plateau Trail which runs the plateau at 10,000 feet.


FEATURED:  Lone Mountain Ranch

  Montana

  July 15, 2016

Near Big Sky, Lone Mountain Ranch has 85km cross country ski trail for diagonal and skate skiiing. The nordic trails have a wide range of difficulties.


FEATURED:  Glacier Nordic

  Whitefish, Montana

  July 11, 2016

Near Whitefish, the Glacier Nordic Touring Center has 20 km of cross country skiing trails at Grouse Mountain on the Whitefish Lake golf course. The Glacier Nordic Center is located one mile west of downtown Whitefish


FEATURED:  Hellroaring Creek Trail

  Troy, Montana

  July 15, 2016

Northwest of Troy, the Hellroaring Creek Trail (#204) is an intermittently groomed 12 km track. The trail crosses an alpine ridge and ends at Hidden Lake.


FEATURED:  Rendezvous Ski Trail System

  Whitefish, Montana

  August 7, 2016

On the southside of West Yellowstone, the Rendezvous Ski Trail System has over 35km of cross-country ski trails groomed daily. Check out the groomed Dead Dog Loop (5.5 km) and groomed Windy Ridge Trail (7 km), along with the nearby Madison River Trail.


FEATURED:  Chief Joseph Pass

  Montana

  June 27, 2016

West of Wisdom, the region near Chief Joseph Pass has over 70 km of track and backcountry ski trails. The Chief Joseph Cross-Country Ski Trails located 28 miles west of Wisdom.