Plan Your Visit » Cross-Country Skiing
Onondaga County Parks offers some of the best opportunities for Cross Country Skiing in the region.
- Highland Forest tops the list with 20 miles of challenging yet accessible trails, ski and snowshoe rentals, horsedrawn sleighrides and a cozy fireplace at Skyline Lodge which has food service on the weekends.
- Beaver Lake Nature Center’s 9 miles of trails make for a perfect ski or snowshoe outing.
- Metropolitan trails, excellent for first time skiers, are at Onondaga Lake Park while Oneida Shores offers the McKinley Ridge trail and lake access.
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