Cross-Country Skiing

The North Shore has limitless options for cross-country skiing, with trails in all types of terrain and covering all ability levels.  Get out and enjoy the peacefulness of winter on the trails!

Korkki Nordic Ski Trail (Duluth-Two Harbors)

Korkki Nodic Ski Center is located just 3 miles off Highway 61 between Duluth and Two Harbors, with 11K of single track trails ranging from intermediate to difficult.

Lake County Demonstration Forest (Two Harbors)

Lake County Demonstration Forest is 400-acres of woodland located 8.5 miles northwest of Two Harbors. Demonstration Forest trails are available for skiing, snowshoeing, fat-biking, hiking, and mountain biking, with diverse forest variety, two rivers, and wildlife.

Erkki Harju Ski Trail (Two Harbors)

The Erkki Harju Ski Trail is located right in the city limits of Two Harbors, with 10K in trails, 3K of those lit for night skiing. Trails range from easy to difficult.

Gooseberry Falls State Park (12 miles north of Two Harbors)

Gooseberry Falls State Park is just 12 miles from Two Harbors and offers 22K in groomed double tracked trails, from easy to difficult.

Northwood’s Ski Trail (Silver Bay)

Located in Silver Bay, the Northwoods Ski Trails offer 28K of groomed single track and diagonal trails, ranging from easy to difficult.

Tettegouche State Park (Silver Bay)

Tettegouche State Park is just past Silver Bay and has 25K single track groomed trails, including 7.5K in skate lanes. Trails may be fairly difficult.

Sugarbush Ski Trail (Tofte)

Sugarbush includes 77K of trails through Forest Service land in the Lutsen/Tofte area, ranging from easy to difficult.

Norpine Ski Trail (Lutsen)

Connecting with the Cascade River State Park ski trails, the Norpine Ski Trail offers 65K of trails in the Lutsen area, ranging from easy to difficult.

Cascade River State Park (Lutsen)

Located within Cascade River State Park are 27K of trails, ranging from easy to difficult.

Pincushion Ski Trails (Grand Marais)

The Pincushion Trail System lies just east of the Gulflint Trail and includes 25K single tracked trails with a skating lane, ranging from easy to difficult.

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