From Santiam Pass to Diamond Lake, Cascade resorts cater to cross-country skiers

When snow piles deep in the Oregon Cascades, it’s nice to have someone grooming a trail.  Or, the same is true when snow is in short supply, like it has been so far this winter.  This point can be argued by the hard-core skier, but breaking trail through a foot of wet snow can quickly wear out even a marathon skier.  That’s when resorts, lodges and clubs with grooming machines come in very handy…read full Cascade resorts cross-country skiing article at

By Terry Richards /
Published:  December 14, 2011