Cross Country Skiing


Cross Country Trail PassesAdultChild
Full Day$18$10


Cross Country Rental RatesAdultChild
Waxless Package$18$10
Waxless Skis$12$8
Waxless Boots$8$6
Regular Poles$5$5

Season Passes

Cross Country Season Pass
Adult (Age 13+)$99
Child (7-12)$49
Family of 2 $198
Family of 5 or less ($25 per additional member)$219

Trail Guidelines & Tips

Nordic Trail Guidelines:

  • Stay to the right and travel in single file.
  • Downhill persons have the right-of-way.
  • Stop where you are visible to others.
  • Avoid obstructing a trail.
  • Fill in any holes created by falling.
  • Pack it in, pack it out.
  • Avoid loud and/or abusive language or actions.

Tips for the Trail:

  • Dress in layers and appropriate gear to keep warm and dry.
  • Be prepared for sudden changes in weather.
  • Wear sunglasses and sunscreen.
  • Carry nutritious snacks and plenty of water.
  • Bring a trail map and be aware of where you are at all times
  • Carry a first aid kit and know how to use the items inside.
  • Tell someone where you are going and when you plan to return. Carry identification with a list of medications and contacts.


Early Season Nordic

Nordic Skiing will be available only from 4pm – 6pm daily, or as otherwise published on

Skiing outside of designated areas or hours may result in loss of recreational privileges.

Nordic Skiing within the ski area boundary is not permitted at any time except as shown on the Designated Nordic Skiing Area Map posted on the Giants Ridge Website.

It is the Nordic skier’s responsibility to know which area is available for skiing.

Be aware that mountain operations take place 24 hours a day; snowmobiles, snowcats, snowmaking and other hazardous equipment may be encountered at any time. It is the Nordic Skiers responsibility to stay clear of all mountain operations.

Nordic skiers are responsible for their own safety. No ski area services, including ski patrol, are available when the ski area is not open. Please call 911 in the event of an emergency when the ski area is not open.