Nordic

Long snowfall seasons, cold weather, and endless trails make up the nordic skier's paradise that is southwest Montana. For a list of trails, rentals, shops, and tips, check out O/B's collection of insights on nordic skiing. 

dog-joring, Sled Dogs, Montana
Marcuzzo, Tony
Skijoring with canines. Read more >>
Madshus Glitterhind BC Review
Chris McCarthy
I was in search of a backcountry ski package that would be as effective on groomers and packed snow as it would be cutting trail through fresh powder. Read more >>
Harrison, Melynda
Trail Grooming Read more >>
Sauce Chill Toque
Pollastro, Joyce
Baby, it’s cold out there—which is why I’ll definitely be wearing my Chill Toque from Bozeman-based Sauce while ski touring Read more >>
Nordic Skiing, Cross-country Skiing
the editors
A guide to XC skiing. Read more >>
Nordic Skiing, Injury Prevention, XC Skiing, Bozeman
Lunden, Jason
Injury prevention in cross-country skiing. Read more >>
Sauce Headwear Holy Swift Toque
Pollastro, Joyce
Fall is difficult, from a headwear standpoint. One day it’s warm and sunny, the next cold and windy. Read more >>
Bridger Biathlon Club
Hamilton, Felicia
Some combos just seem right—peanut butter and jelly, Jack and Coke, and now in Bozeman, skiing and shooting. This season at Bohart Ranch, thanks to the efforts of the Bridger Biathlon Club (BBC), Bohart pass holders will be able to test their mettle at an all-new Olympic-caliber shooting range. Read more >>
Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park
Harrison, Melynda
Winter fun on a big scale. Read more >>
Nordic Skiing, Snowshoeing, face-off
the editors
A battle for the ages. Read more >>
xc skiing in montana, women in sports, outdoors trails, Bozeman
Harrison, Melynda
Close-to-home ski trails.  Read more >>
winter, ski, Montana, Outside Bozeman
Baril, Lisa
The life and times of Frieda Johnson. Read more >>
Cross country skiing, Bozeman winter activities,
Harrison, Melynda
Affordable winter pursuitsTo live in Bozeman, you have to love winter, and that means getting out in it. You could pay big bucks and hit the ski slopes, but there are cheaper ways to fall in love with winter too. Read more >>
Brittany Wiser at Bohart Ranch. Photo by Ian Roderer.
Slepian, Maggie
A great all-purpose cross-country ski package from Madshus. Read more >>
Overton, Mitch
In Bozeman, many of us not only look forward to the arrival of Old Man Winter, we spend months preparing by saving money for passes and gear, mentally planning Ridge runs, scheduling work vacations, taping hockey sticks—and just plain getting giddy. Read more >>
Harrison, Melynda
After more than an hour of skiing in the shaded, narrow Spring Creek Canyon, I slid into a patch of sunlight. The snow sparkled with promise of longer days, light reflecting off every crystal. My toes were still frozen and the sun on my boots didn’t help warm them. Read more >>
Harrison, Melynda
We are fortunate to live in an area ripe with opportunities for outdoor winter adventures, and no sport gets you further outdoors in the snow than cross-country skiing. Read more >>
Irons, Joe
The powder in the hood of my jacket is falling down my neck—I need to clear it out, but I just can’t bring myself to stop long enough to do so. The sun is climbing on the horizon and each pass through the snowfield feels better then the last. Read more >>
Harrison, Melynda
Imagine flying through Yellowstone just inches about the ground. You zoom past lodgepole pines and along rivers not yet full with spring flows. Elk watch from the ecotones and ermine leap out of your way. Rolling meadows are covered in a smooth, sexy blanket that reflects the sun like diamonds. Read more >>
Reuss, Dave
Looking for a new venue for your favorite winter activity? Just head over the hill. Doesn’t matter what blows your hair back—once the snow comes down, you can find it in Paradise Valley. Read more >>
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