Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing
Grand Teton National Park Ski and Snowshoe Nature Tours
Cross country ski or snowshoe with a naturalist guide beneath the majestic Tetons. Everyone can enjoy the experience, whether exploring the user-friendly flats to Jenny Lake or the more-challenging hills around Bradley and Taggart Lakes. Tours include lunch (full day), transportation, cross-country ski or snowshoe instruction and natural history interpretation. Enrich your mountain experience by exploring the wilds of the park; learn about plants and animals, geology, human history, and wildlife adaptation to winter.
Full Day Tour (starts at 9:30am): $335 + $65/additional person
*Includes lunch and rentals
Half Day Tour (starts at 9:30am & 1:00pm): $210+ $40/additional person
Cross Country Ski (starts at 9:30am Sundays) $135 + $35/ additional person
Snow Shoe (starts at 1:00pm Sundays) $135+ $35/additional person
Group tours are on Sundays only
Reservations required at least 24 hours in advance for all Park Tours.
Learn to ski or perfect your skills with a half day Nordic lesson. Our instructors will walk you through the basics of Nordic ski skills or help you perfect your kick and glide. Lessons will also prepare first time skiers for Grand Teton National Park Tours. $210. To make a reservation email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 307.739.2629.
Nordic Rentals packages are available at Jackson Hole Sports. Call 307-739-2687 for more info.
Classic Ski Rental Package: $20
Snowshoe Rental Package:$20
Resources & Venues
Free Tips on Technique - Saturdays and Sunday 10am - 2pm at the Stilson Transfer Station
Want to skate or classic ski at a Nordic track but need a few pointers? Join Jackson Hole Mountain Resort Nordic Ambassadors at the Stilson Transit Center Nordic Track for tips on technique. Ambassadors will be stationed from 10 am to 2 pm every Saturday and Sunday and are excited to provide suggestions for your skate technique or to help perfect your kick and glide. The Stilson Nordic Track is free to the public and located next to the Stilson Bus Stop.
The consumate resource for nordic skiing in the Jackson Hole area, with trail guides, grooming reports and more. JH Nordic is your one-stop shop for all things nordic in Jackson Hole.
Shooting Star Nordic Track
With a sloping track spanning 15 kilometers, Shooting Star boasts one of the valley's finest Nordic areas with a variety of terrain options. The main track features a large loop around the perimeter of the golf course as well as optional spurs off the main loop. A dog-friendly loop, dubbed Buddy's Trail, encircles the perimeter of the practice facility. The Shooting Star Nordic Track is located on the Teton Village Road, minutes away from Teton Village.
Teton Pines Cross Country Ski Center
Teton Pines maintains 16 kilometers of immaculately groomed trails for both ski touring and skate skiing. Open to the general public for 27 winters running, Teton Pines offers gear rentals, personalized instruction, waxing service and information essential for ski adventures along the trail system and beyond. Wildlife is abundant, with frequent sightings of moose, deer, trumpeter swans, foxes, coyotes and bald eagles. The Teton Pines Ski Center and Shop is located 4 miles south of Teton Village along the Moose-Wilson Road. The center is adjacent to the Pines Restaurant and Lounge overlooking the ski trails. Call 307-733-1005 or visit our website. Open Daily 9am-5pm.
Turpin Meadow Ranch
Your destination Cross Country Ski Resort. Winter at the Ranch is unreal, with 20km of groomed trails right out your cabin's front door. From a first time skier to an avid Nordic aficionado, this is your opportunity to see some of the most spectacular scenery in the world. In your cabin you will find Pendleton wool blankets, luxurious linens, down comforters, gas fireplaces and hand crafted bath products. Refined luxury cabins, casual ranch ambiance, gourmet food & beverage.