RENTALS ARE NOT AVAILABLE THIS SEASON.
Strafford Nordic Center has created an operational plan for the 2020-21 season in accordance with Vermont State guidelines. Changes to procedures are indicated in bold where necessary on our website pages. See our full operating guidelines here.
World Class Cross Country Skiing
Local Vermont Trails
Everyone can experience Nordic Skiing with our affordable rates and gear rental.Rates
From kids after-school to elite Nordic training, we have you covered.Programs
From our annual Turkey Trot to craft beer tastings, join us this season at SNC.Events
Strafford Nordic Center, located at 170 Brook Rd in Strafford, VT, offers 30KM of groomed Nordic trails for skiers of all ages and abilities, a Biathlon Range, a full service rental department, ski lessons and a cozy ski lodge. Located just 10 minutes off I-89 and 2 1/2 hours from Boston and Hartford CT, we are the most convenient Nordic Ski Area in Vermont.
Our 30K trail system is currently hosted on two locally owned, well-known farms. The usual base lodge and trailhead area are located at Rockbottom Farm, a working organic dairy farm and home of the Strafford Organic Creamery. Scenic ski trails are hosted on Rockbottom Farm’s spacious fields, rolling hills, and wooded expanses. Additional trails and the lodge and parking are for this season only are hosted on Tamarack Hill Farm, long known for its high-level equestrian training, gorgeous scenery and challenging terrain. While enjoying a day of skiing on these two majestic Vermont farms, take in the long range views of Vermont and New Hampshire from the ridgeline on the Outer Loop trail. If cruising is more your style, try out the rolling fields and winding woods trails. Whatever type of skier you are, we have the nearby trails you’ve been looking for.
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We look forward to meeting you on the trails.
See you this winter!
The Strafford Nordic Center is Vermont’s newest premier cross-country skiing center located in Strafford, Vermont.
Normal Winter Operating Hours:
Daily 9:00am – 4:30pm
Contact us by phone at 802-765-0016 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org