Explore Mt. Bachelor Nordic Center 

Nordic Center on Mt Bachelor

The Nordic Center offers something for everyone – miles of groomed trails for classic and skate style skiing, packed and signed snowshoe trails, a wide variety of instructional clinics to choose from, full rental service, and an onsite retail store. You can plan all your winter activities from the website with pre-purchased trail passes, lessons, and rentals.  

Enjoy the nation’s longest groomed Nordic season while you soak up the majestic scenery of Mt. Bachelor and the Deschutes National Forest at your own pace.  

Where is The Nordic Center? 

The Mt. Bachelor Nordic Center and gates to access the trails are located across from West Village on the north side of the parking lot, next to the entrance to the base area.  

Nordic Trail System 

Mt. Bachelor’s Nordic trail system is expertly and meticulously maintained, machine-groomed, and track-set nightly. 

The difficulty rating of their cross-country terrain is broken down into: 5% easier, 69% more difficult, and 26% most difficult.  

Nordic Trails on Mt Bachelor
Credit: Mt Bachelor Ski Resort


Enjoy exploring the beauty of the Deschutes National Forest over 10 miles of single tracked and well-maintained snowshoe trails. Snowshoe trail tickets can be purchased at the outdoor ticket window, or in advance by calling 541-382-1709; this activity is not currently offered for online purchase. All ages ticket – $9.  Check out their rental packages.  

Want to Introduce Smaller Kiddos to the Great Outdoors? 

Try out a Pulk Sled where you can pull your infant behind you while hitting the trails. Pulks have a weatherproof shell, and secure buckled harness. Rentals are $36 per day. Quantity is limited, so we recommend reserving in advance. 

Winter 2021/2022 Season Updates 

Trail tickets can now be picked up from their outdoor ticket windows. Food and beverage service at the Café will not return for the Winter 21/22 season, however there will be limited indoor seating. Gear storage areas will not be provided this season. 

Stay at Mt Bachelor Village Resort by Meredith Lodging   

Ready to start planning a winter vacation filled with memories and adventures you will never forget? A stay at Mount Bachelor Village Resort by Meredith Lodging will provide you with the perfect home base for all your Central Oregon adventures. We offer an amazing selection of vacation homes, ranging from cozy cabins to spacious homes in Bend that can accommodate large groups, and pets, too! Book online or call our Reservations Team at 888.752.2220 to book your stay. We hope to see you on the trails soon! 

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