Skiing Spots Near Fargo | Cross-Country, Downhill, & Tubing

skiing spots near fargo

While we are notoriously a flat region, there are still some skiing spots near Fargo to hit the slopes! Plus, cross-country skiing is a fun local activity to try, with plenty of cross-country ski trails in Fargo (plus snowshoeing!). 

Here’s a guide to places to try both!

SKIING SPOTS NEAR FARGO

CROSS-COUNTRY SKI & SNOWSHOE TRAILS

Note: Please check each parks website below to ensure hills and trails are open for the season. 

Fargo Parks

*Indicates rentals are available. 

Dike East: 100 2nd St S

*Edgewood Public Golf Course & Chalet: 19 Golf Course Ave N

Forest River Park: 500 Forest River Dr. 

Heritage Hills Park: Hillside Dr. 

Island Park: 302 7th St S

Iwen Park: 1209 52nd Ave S

Lindenwood Park: 1905 Roger Maris Dr.

Orchard Glen Park: 76th Ave S & Orchard Park Dr. 

Prairiewood Public Golf Course: 22 Prairiewood Dr. 

 

West Fargo

South Elmwood: 535 13th Ave W

 

Moorhead

*Indicates rentals are available. 

*M.B. Johnson Park: 3601 11th St N

Viking Ship Park: 202 1st Ave N

 

Outside of F-M Area (Daytrip)

Buffalo River State Park (MN) – SNOWSHOE ONLY

**Maplewood State Park (MN) 

*Glendalough State Park (MN)

Sheyenne National Grassland (ND)

*Fort Ransom State Park (ND)

Turtle River State Park (ND)

*Indicates rentals are available. 

**Only snowshoe rentals available. 

DOWNHILL SKI & TUBING OPTIONS (WITHIN 2.5 HOURS)

NEED GEAR?

Rental

Scheel’s Fargo

*Please also see options above where rentals are available at each location. 

Purchase

Paramount Sports

Play It Again Sports

Scheel’s Fargo

Did we miss any skiing spots near Fargo you love? Or a great cross-country ski spot? Contact us at [email protected] and let us know!

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