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Utah kick and glide locations


Throughout the winter, nordic and backcountry ski events take place to increase your skills, to test your internal drive. November Festivals  Yellowstone Ski Festival – West Yellowstone, MT, on the Rendezvous Ski Trails during Thanksgiving week.  This annual event brings together skiers from across the nation for clinics, demos, races and a ski show.  Earn your […]


Welcome to’s guide to cross country, backcountry and nordic skiing in the western U.S.  Here you will find listings of ski resorts, community groomed areas, backcountry trailheads, ski lodges, backcountry huts and more, with fair (though brief) critical commentary.   We are dedicated to enjoying the backcountry on ski or snowshoe.  Our mission is to […]


Guide to places to nordic and backcountry ski in the Western U.S. California Lake Tahoe Sierra Eastside Western Sierras and Southern Cascades Coastal Ranges and Southern California Idaho Central and Southern Idaho Northern Rockies Greater Yellowstone and the Tetons Utah and Colorado Utah Pacific Northwest Oregon