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Royal Gorge USA Cross Country Ski Resort

9411 Hilside Dr., Soda Springs exit at Interstate 80, Soda Springs, CA
+1 800-500-3871
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Just came back from a weekend of skiing and snowshoeing at Royal Gorge, our last trip for this... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Gili G
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Foster City, California
Largest x-country resort in North America, well worth a visit

While it is a cross-country resort, I visited to go snowshoeing. The resort has a huge network of... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Kathleen H
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San Jose, California
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The largest cross-country ski resort in the United States, Royal Gorge challenges both beginner and advanced Nordic skiers and telemarkers.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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9411 Hilside Dr., Soda Springs exit at Interstate 80, Soda Springs, CA
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Just came back from a weekend of skiing and snowshoeing at Royal Gorge, our last trip for this skiing season and another fantastic experience! Unlike the long lines at the equipment rental in most ski resorts, the equipment rental at Royal Gorge is super quick....More

Thank Gili G
Reviewed 14 February 2017

While it is a cross-country resort, I visited to go snowshoeing. The resort has a huge network of trails, so there is something for everyone to choose from, weather permitting. I stuck to the easier trails with my snowshoes and had a great time. Even...More

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

There was not a lot of runs open due to not enough snow. But the staff knocked the prices down because of this. I just love the staff here, very hospitable people. They make you feel like family. I absolutely love coming here. Get exercise,...More

Thank Sky G
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Keep your expectations low and especially for food selection& quality.. The only Plus is..it is closer than Tahoe Donner XC.

Thank Jeanne A
Reviewed 10 June 2016

I have been skiing as well as snowboarding. Both were fun although I had a hard time snowboarding, It was more like buttboarding for me. I fell on my butt constantly. I heard cross country skiing was fun and yet so beautiful. We headed to...More

2  Thank Sky G
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Largest cross country ski resort in North America. Truly breath taking. Has the authenticity of true Tahoe, in that it is low key, but boasts amazing views and trails. I have been several times, and have never had a bad trail.

1  Thank Sondra W
Reviewed 13 August 2015

It was summer so no skiing, It is but it is back in the woods so nice and scenic. It was an exploratory trip for the upcoming winter.

Thank quiltedb
Reviewed 15 March 2015

My friend and I took an introductory cross country lesson. We had taken one other lesson on this trip. It was my second time on skis of any kind and I felt so much improved with another lesson. The instructor was knowledgeable, patient and friendly....More

2  Thank JYGM
Reviewed 5 January 2015

great vibe, HUGE netowork of trails, chill people. We rented a puka sled, which broke, and they were really cool about dealing with that.

1  Thank benmL8341MV
Reviewed 30 December 2014

It is great to see that Royal Gorge is now being managed well and that it still exists. I have been cross country skiing here for over 20 years and love the huge area to ski. Yesterday I skied on trails that I had never...More

1  Thank Sylvialuna
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