Lake Tahoe Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

Lake Tahoe Cross Country SkiingIt’s time to get out and enjoy the great winter wonderland Lake Tahoe has to offer. Cross country skiing or snowshoeing is one of the best ways to do so. If you are looking for a good workout, gorgeous forest setting and/or Lake Tahoe views then take a peak at these popular Lake Tahoe cross country skiing and snowshoeing areas. Many of these centers offer snowshoe and ski rentals, helpful tips,  guided tours and maps. Some of the highest concentration of large cross-country ski trails in the country are found here at Lake Tahoe. Several park areas are dog friendly so call ahead and see if your pooch is welcome. Lake Tahoe cross country skiing and snowshoeing is the perfect way to spend a winter day outdoors with the whole family or group of friends.

North Lake Tahoe Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing
North Lake Tahoe offers thousands of acres of pristine trails to explore by cross country skis and snowshoes. This is the perfect way to really soak in the beauty of Lake Tahoe. Many trails are groomed daily and include warming huts along the way. Map out your excursion using our complete online guide to North Lake Tahoe cross country skiing and snowshoeing.

Northstar Cross Country Telemark & Snowshoe Center
Located mid-mountain, discover more than 20 meticulously groomed trails with plenty of warming huts to keep you hydrated and energized.

Resort at Squaw Creek Nordic Center
Gentle beginner trails and gorgeous views, plus a complete resort experience.

Royal Gorge Cross Country Resort
Offering more than 6,000 acres of extensive trails, including dog-friendly trails, it is groomed 7-days a week, and offers rentals and lessons.

Sugar Pine Point State Park
Guided excursions for beginner and intermediate cross country skiers and snowshoers in an area rich in Olympic history.

Tahoe City Winter Sports Park
Dog-friendly, great for families and beginners, located at the Tahoe City Golf Course.

Tahoe Donner Cross Country Center
Offering more than 100 km of peak trails and gentle rolling hills, this Cross Country Center is ranked among the top five in the United States.

Tahoe XC, Tahoe City
Caters to cross country skiers and snowshoers of all skill levels with 22 trails and three warming huts.

South Lake Tahoe Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing
Get outside in the brisk mountain air, strap on your skis or snowshoes, and prepare to partake in a scenic escapade in beautiful Lake Tahoe. There are hundreds of trails to explore, covering diverse terrain that is great for beginners and advanced adventurists alike. Choose your winter destination using our useful guide to South Lake Tahoe cross country skiing and snowshoeing.

Camp Richardson Resort
Moonlight cross country skiing, 10km of trails to explore, equipment rentals, and winter lodging.

Hope Valley Cross Country Ski Center
More than 60 miles of meadow and forest trails, plus full moon and wildlife tours available.

Kirkwood Ski Resort XC and Snowshoe Center
Diverse terrain with 80km of machine groomed trails to explore, plus two dog-friendly trails.

Spooner Lake Cross Country Ski Area
More than 80 km to explore, including beginner trails, back-country treks, and overnight lodging in a wilderness cabin.


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