Who says you need to trudge through snow to experience winter? Strap on a pair of skis or a snowboard, and make winter adventuring a lot easier (and more fun)!

About Skiing

From schussing down the mountainside on downhill skis or a snowboard, to gliding through the snow on a groomed cross-country ski trail, there is a skiing adventure for visitors of all ages and abilities to experience. All styles of skiing are available at a number of National and State Parks, where you can get your winter exercise while exploring magnificent snow-covered landscapes. Plan your trip today and prepare to hit the slopes!

Where to Find Skiing

Regardless of what type of skiing you are looking for, you’ll find it at the following destinations:

People walking in to the Rendezvous Ski Trails in Yellowstone

Yellowstone National Park

Explore over 35 kilometers of groomed Rendezvous Ski Trails, or venture into Yellowstone on your cross-country skis.

Ski instructor high fiving young girl at Badger Pass in Yosemite


Enjoy downhill skiing and snowboarding at nearby Badger Pass, or go cross-country skiing on Yosemite trails.

Two cross-country skiers in Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park

Get your heart rate going in a true winter wonderland with these can't-miss, cold weather favorites.

Skiers at Whitefish Mountain Resort

Glacier National Park

The Rockies are a skier's dream. Explore with backcountry skiing or downhill skiing.

A family snowshoeing at Geneva State Park


The adventure doesn't end when the snow comes. Explore Geneva-on-the-Lake, Ohio with a fresh blanket of snow under your feet.

A group of snowshoers exploring the sequoia trees in Sequoia National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon

While "snow season in Southern California" may sound like an oxymoron, there's not shortage of winter activities here.