US Forest Service
Ski and Snowboard Areas Are Located on Public Land
Did you know that there are 122 ski areas on National Forest System lands across the United States? In fact, that's 60 percent of the capacity of all Alpine skiing in the country. Skiing is the most popular recreational activity on Forest Service land after hiking.
Besides Alpine skiing and snowboarding, many National Forest System locations offer cross country skiing and snowshoeing.
Kids and parents can learn more about the Junior Ranger Program that has recently been updated. Find out how·to get more out of winter.
Check out Recreation.gov PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS PAGE IS BIOING UPDATED. THE REFERENCE TO THE WORLD'S LARGEST LESSON IS FROM JANUARY 2017 AND NOT 2018. INSTEAD, "BRING A FRIEND WEEKEND" IS JANUARY 5 -7, 2018. See the BRING A FRIEND CHALLENGE.
Montana's BridgerBowl is one of 122 ski/snowboard
areas on National Forest land.