Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing in Colorado State Parks
As the snow falls in the high country, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing replace summer hikes and nature walks. Many Colorado State Parks offer groomed trails and exciting terrain for snow sports, so pack your gear and head to the parks!
Here are a few suggestions for snowshoeing and cross-country skiing:
Parks with easy hiking trails usually are also suitable for snow-shoeing and cross-country skiing with adequate snow coverage. Park staff can give you best bets on trails and terrain for particular activities. Contact the park of your choice directly or check the conditions on individual park’s web pages before heading out.
Other parks that offer opportunities for snowshoeing and cross-country skiing when conditions allow include: