The Bitterroot XC Ski Club maintains a huge network of classic and skate skiing trails known as the Chief Joseph Trail System. Nearly accross the road from Lost Trail Ski Area along the Continental Divide at the southern end of the Bitterroot Valley. A variety of trails are regularly groomed for classic cross country skiing.  A cozy log cabin is available for skiers to enjoy lunch or to warm up just up the trail a short distance.

Location: Lost Trail Pass, head south from the Bitterroot Valley along Highway 93. The cross country ski area is located adjacent to the downhill ski area.

You don’t have to be a member to ski the Chief Joseph Trails, but members help pay for the grooming of all ski trails. Donations are encouraged.

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Loop Trail, Sula, ID 59871, USA