Nordic Skiing

There are miles of Nordic Trails for cross-country skiing in Central Oregon

from the Mt. Bachelor Nordic Center to the trails at the snow parks.

Rentals, lessons, clinics, and sales are available at these locations…

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Mt. Bachelor Nordic Center

Lessons are available every day during the winter season at the Nordic Center. Choose a group lesson, or reserve a private lesson for one-on-one instruction.

Cross-country Skiing

Two techniques or styles:  Classic (a.k.a. Diagonal Stride) where the skier glides straight-ahead in parallel tracks and Skate (a.k.a. Freestyle) which involves a motion similar to ice-skating.



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Sunnyside Sports

Cross country ski rentals

At Sunnyside, we rent a variety of nordic skiing equipment for classic touring and skating that is good quality, properly sized, and well-waxed.

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Nordic skiing on a snowy day.



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Cross-country skiing

Cross-country ski rentals and demos in Bend, Oregon.

Bend Endurance Academy

Nordic Ski Camps for children and adults

The Bend Endurance Academy Nordic program serves all abilities of youth and junior cross country skiers. We also offer select programs for adults.

All practice sessions and camps are led by professional coaches who promote winter fun in a safe environment where skiers improve their skills.


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Mt. Bachelor Sport Education Foundation

Nordic and Downhill Ski Camps for children and adults

We are a non-profit organization whose guiding philosophy is to encourage academic achievement and promote the positive values of competitive Alpine, Cross Country Skiing, Snowboarding, and Cycling.

Our main objective is to assist student athletes in achieving their individual athletic, academic and personal goals.

We also have programs for adults – 1, 3, and 5-day clinics.



A SnoPark Parking Permit is required at all SnoParks

November 1 – April 30.

Purchase at Powder House Ski Shop,


Vista Butte SnoPark

Virginia Meissner SnoPark

Edison SnoPark

Swampy Lakes SnoPark

Wanoga SnoPark

Dutchman Flat SnoPark

Skyliner SnoPark

* All SnoParks are located off of Cascade Lakes Hwy on the way up to Mt. Bachelor, except for Skyliner SnoPark, which is located on Skyliner Road about 10 miles west of town.