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      From their website:
      "Bigfork Community Nordic Center (BCNC) is located on Montana State land at the corner of Foothills road & Jewel Basin road. Over 10 kilometers of varied terrain (including flat, rolling and challenging hills) are groomed 5 days per week, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from December thru March 31.

      In accordance with Montana State Law, skiers using Bigfork Community Nordic Center are required to have a valid “Montana Recreational Use License.”

      We pay an annual State “Land Use License” fee of $800 to the MT Department of State Lands for the use of the BCNC trail system. We also expend considerable funds each week to maintain the trails, as well as maintain grooming equipment.

      Our BCNC trails are groomed for skiers. Snowshoers are welcome, but please observe posted trail etiquette signs.

      We specifically request that hikers (without snowshoes), snowmobilers, ATV-ers, and snow-bikers, respect the intended ski use of our trail system and find other areas to recreate."
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      Access Info:
      The main parking lot is located on the corner of Foothill Rd. and Jewell Basin Rd., just north of Bigfork.
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      Region Details
      13 nordic ski trails

      Region Status
      Open as of Feb 15, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Nordic Ski Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      State Ranking
      #925
      Trails (view details)
      13
      Trails Hike
      13
      Trails Trail Running
      13
      Trails Snowshoe
      13
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      13
      Trails Nordic Ski
      13
      Total Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      732 ft
      Total Vertical
      295 ft
      Reports
      25
      Photos
      2
      Ridden Counter
      134

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 skis
      Yesterday
      • 0 skis
      Past Week
      • 0 skis

      Photos of Bigfork Community Nordic Center

      trail: Little Jewel
      46 |
      Jan 19, 2020 @ 7:29am
      Jan 19, 2020
      16 |
      Jan 19, 2020 @ 7:27am
      Jan 19, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Echo
      Jan 1, 2022 @ 1:23pm
      Jan 1, 2022
      IdealThe trail is in good condition, recently...Sharonhecker
      Birch Loops
      Jan 1, 2022 @ 1:23pm
      Jan 1, 2022
      Snow GroomedSharonhecker
      Blackfoot
      Jan 1, 2022 @ 1:23pm
      Jan 1, 2022
      Snow GroomedSharonhecker
      Foothills Flats
      Jan 1, 2022 @ 1:23pm
      Jan 1, 2022
      Snow GroomedSharonhecker
      Aeneas Loop
      Jan 1, 2022 @ 1:23pm
      Jan 1, 2022
      Snow GroomedExcellent conditions! Very good coverage.Sharonhecker
      Aeneas Loop
      Jan 1, 2022 @ 1:23pm
      Jan 1, 2022
      Snow GroomedVery good conditions and coverage.Sharonhecker
      Little Jewel
      Mar 8, 2020 @ 10:54am
      Mar 8, 2020
      Snow CoveredHike Only for cross country skiers or...animepunker
      Peters Ridge Run
      Feb 15, 2020 @ 10:34am
      Feb 15, 2020
      Snow GroomedEnough snow to ski on, but getting really...jeffreyvonkiper
      Peters Ridge Run
      Feb 15, 2020 @ 10:34am
      Feb 15, 2020
      Snow GroomedEnough snow to ski on, but getting really...jeffreyvonkiper
      Crater
      Jan 19, 2020 @ 4:27pm
      Jan 19, 2020
      Snow GroomedThe trail is in great condition, groomed...jeffreyvonkiper

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2574757SharonheckeraddreportEcho and 5 more
      Jan 1, 2022 @ 3:21pm
      Jan 1, 2022
      user #2774771toddhamanwishlisttrailPeters Ridge Run
      Jul 9, 2021 @ 3:03pm
      Jul 9, 2021
      user #2289006cmhogan10votetrailAeneas Loop
      Jul 4, 2021 @ 12:23pm
      Jul 4, 2021
      user #2325711NmplankriddentrailAeneas Loop and 3 more
      Feb 17, 2021 @ 8:57pm
      Feb 17, 2021
      user #1988808animepunkeraddreportLittle Jewel
      Mar 8, 2020 @ 10:54am
      Mar 8, 2020

      Nearby Riding Areas

      namedistance
      River's Edge Park 917.5 km
      Blacktail Mountain Nordic Trails18.7 km
      Izaak Walton Nordic Trails19.7 km
      Glacier Nordic Center24.7 km
      Big Mountain Nordic 6 10 127.3 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Hike137 miles732 ft2 miles295 ft
      311
      Trail Running137 miles732 ft2 miles295 ft
      1
      Snowshoe137 miles732 ft2 miles295 ft
      25
      Backcountry Ski137 miles732 ft2 miles295 ft
      25
      Nordic Ski137 miles732 ft2 miles295 ft
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      • By jeffreyvonkiper & contributors
      • Admins: FAMB, jeffreyvonkiper
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      • bigfork community nordic center activity log | embed map of Bigfork Community Nordic Center mountain bike trails | bigfork community nordic center mountain biking points of interest

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