(Courtesy Royal Gorge)
Royal Gorge Cross Country Ski Resort is the largest cross-country ski resort in North America. In Soda Springs, California, the resort offers 65 trails and about 121 miles of skiable terrain. Accommodations and dining are offered at two locations. The Ice Lakes Lodge is a lakeside lodge located within the trail system providing ski-in and ski-out convenience. Rainbow Lodge is a beautiful historic lodge that dates back to the 19th century, remotely located right by the Yuba River.