Winter Sports

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The White River National Forest offers spectacular winter recreation opportunities such as skiing, snowhoeing, snowmobiling and sledding. 

Cross-country winter travel by snowmobile is allowed in many areas, some areas of the forest are closed to snowmobiles to protect sensitive wildlife & Wilderness areas. View the Winter Motor Vehicle Use Map to see maps of all open trails/areas and open dates.

Be Prepared:

Each year people get hurt or even die in the backcountry by not being prepared! Plan ahead and learn tips, techniques and strategies for avoiding winter hazards here: Winter & Backcountry Recreation Safety.

Additional trailhead parking and winter safety information is available from Summit County.

Please be aware that each downhill skiing and snowboarding winter recreation area has unique ski area uphill policies.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities