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Bogus Basin Nordic Center

Nordic and Snowshoe Day/Night Trail Tickets

Closed For The Season

Purchase and pick up daily trail tickets at the Nordic Center on the mountain.

 Full Day (9/10 am)Half Day (1 pm)Night (4 pm)
Adult/Junior (12-69)$16$12$10
Senior (70+)$9$7$5
Child (7-11)$7$5$3
Snowshoe Adult (12+)$8$5$5
Snowshoe Child (7-11)$6$3$3

Birthdate cut-off is December 1st, 2017
Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Traveler’s Checks, Bogus Basin Gift cards and Cash accepted.

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Nordic Rental Packages (include Rossignol skis, boots and poles)

PackagesAll DayHalf-Day (after 1 pm)
Diagonal Ski Package$16$10
Adult Skate Package$18$12
Child Package$10$8
Skis only (diagonal)$8
Boots Only (NNN)$5
Poles Only$3
Chariot sled child carrier (call to reserve)$10 for a two hour block any time throughout the day

*It is a good idea to call and check the availability of snowshoe rentals for Tuesday, Wednesday, and Fridays, since these are “SnowSchool” days and they most often use all of our equipment from 10 am – 2 pm.

Season Lease Package

Designed for the frequent renter! For a one time fee, you can use our rental equipment (either classic or skate) throughout the season. Equipment is available at the Bogus Basin Nordic Center and needs to be returned at the end of each visit. This package is non-transferable and there is limited availability.



Diagonal Wax$7
Skate Wax$11

Lodge and Trail Hours


Etiquette & Safety

  • If you have to take your skis off, please walk on the outside edge of the trail!
  • Be aware of grooming machinery, maintenance personnel, and Ski Patrol; they may be on the trail at any time.
  • Ski to the right on two-way trails.
  • When stopping, move to the right side of the trail.
  • Sound a pleasant warning, or call “track”, when passing a slower skier.
  • Yield to downhill skiers.
  • Ski only in the direction marked by the arrows – during night skiing hours all lit trails are only one-way.
  • Do not ski on closed trails.
  • Please don’t litter.
  • No dogs allowed on the Nordic trail system at Bogus Basin

Rental equipment available at the Nordic Center in Frontier Point Lodge. Our phone is down, so if you need to get ahold of the Nordic Lodge, please email

Click here for information on Lesson Programs

Passport Program $150

Geared toward the new Nordic skier, the program consists of four group lessons and includes rentals. Nordic Passport graduates get to use Nordic Center equipment (a few limitations apply) for the rest of the season. Class size is limited so please sign up in advance by phone at (208) 332-5390, stop by the Nordic Center, or visit the Bogus Basin Downtown office.

  • Your first to lessons will be classic, the second two will be skate ski lessons
  • Complimentary Nordic equipment rental for the 2017-18 season
  • Complimentary 2017-18 Nordic season pass upon completion of the 4 lessons
  • Lessons start at 12 noon

2017/18 Session Dates

December Session: Saturday/Sunday: 9,10, 16, 17

January Session: (Saturday): 6, 13, 20, 27

January Session: (Sunday): 7, 14, 21, 28

January  Sessions: (Thursday): 4, 11, 18, 25

February Session: (Saturday): 3, 10, 17, 24

February Session: (Sunday): 4, 11, 18, 25

February Session: (Thursday): 1, 8, 15, 22

Skate Passport $150

This program is very similar to the basic passport except all four lessons are skate ski lessons. The use of our rental equipment for the remainder of the season and a Nordic Season’s Pass are the program perks. Class time for this block of lessons is 10:00 am.

2017/18 Session Dates

December Session
Saturday/Sunday…………..9, 10, 16, 17

January Session
Sunday………………………7, 14, 18, 25

February Session
Sunday………………………4, 11, 18, 25

Little Vikings Youth Program

This youth program for beginners is designed to share the fun of Nordic skiing with kids from 5 to 11 years of age by introducing techniques, playing games and having a great time on skis!
Sunday afternoons from 12 – 1:30pm for ages 5 – 8 and 2:00 – 3:30pm for ages 9 – 11. Class size is limited to 24 students. Rentals are available for $6.

$35 for 4 lessons | Drop-ins $10 per class

2017/18 Session Dates

January7, 14, 21, 28

February4, 11, 18, 25

Vertigals Nordic/Instruction Program

Join our women’s program that combines instruction with a social atmosphere. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy in front of the fireplace after skiing. Either skate or diagonal lessons – all levels are welcome! Thursdays at 10:00 am – 11:30 am.

2017/18 Session Dates

January 11 – March 1 (9 lessons includes trail fees) $100
Drop-ins (per lesson) $15
Rental packages available for $10/lesson for students

Vertigals Nordic/Fitness Ski Training

This weekly class will help you improve your fitness level through a group Nordic skiing activity. The focus will be on building endurance and speed development. The session’s focus is fitness/training for all those with previous Nordic Ski experience. Skate and Classic groups both available. Lessons are on Tuesday from 10 am – 12 pm. Discounted rental packages available.

2017/18 Session Dates

January 9 – February 27  (9 sessions includes trail fee) $100 $15 Walk-in fee for individual weeks

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