Cross Country Skiing

a line of childrin, smiling and raising their arms on cross country skis, surrounded by snow and trees

Experience the joy of cross-country skiing! Falling snow turns the Sierra into an epic playground for ETC's winter adventures. Our fantastic guides will introduce you to basic skiing techniques while you explore the giant sequoias, learn about the local environment, challenge yourself while experiencing the fun and magic of ETC's winter trips.

Bear Valley Nordic
We ski on well-groomed trails at Bear Valley Cross-country Ski Resort, which offers all levels of challenge. Our well-equipped winter cabin in the beautiful pine forests near Arnold is a great place to relax and enjoy the camaraderie of companions after a day of skiing.

We will do everything we can to tailor a trip to meet your group's needs and ensure a wonderful and memorable winter experience. For more information about our cross-country skiing program or to book a trip with our Winter Program, please contact Sari Lesem, Winter Program Manager at 415.474.7662 x14 or email at

Click here for directions to the 2018 Winter Cabin.

Click here for the 2018 Health and Liability Forms.

Click here for the "What to Bring" list. 

Keeping the great outdoors open to all.