Trail Planning Efforts


The Juneau Nordic Ski Club actively works with local land owners and community groups to advocate for the enhancement of existing cross country ski trails and development of new trails to better serve our growing ski community.

Interested in joining our efforts to improve and grow Nordic ski trails in Alaska’s Capital City? Email us at

Juneau Nordic Trail Development Plan
1/11/22 – After months of hard work, the Juneau Nordic Ski Club’s Trail Development Plan has finally arrived! Here you’ll find a vision for expanded Nordic skiing in Alaska’s Capital City that addresses capacity, climate change, and diversity of terrain for all ability levels of skiers. This document will continue to be updated as new developments emerge impacting the growth and development of cross country ski trails in Juneau. So, grab a cup of coffee or tea, find a comfy chair, and dive in!

Eaglecrest Nordic Development Plan
4/5/17 – Read the Eaglecrest Nordic Development Plan as adopted by the Juneau Nordic Ski Club on April 5, 2017. Developed by the Juneau Nordic Ski Club and presented to the Eaglecrest Ski Area Board of Directors, this plan is intended to guide future development at Juneau’s community-owned ski area to maximize cross country ski opportunities by expanding critical infrastructure, updating equipment, maintaining current trails and developing new ones.