Welcome to Rikert Nordic!

The Tormondsen 5K is completely open for the first time all year, and the

skiing is great!

55+km of great fatbiking, bounding, and running, so come up and frolic in the outdoors!

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Nestled in the heart of the Green Mountains, Rikert Nordic offers 55+ km of skate and classic skiing, snowshoeing and fatbiking! Our trails lead through wonderful forests, old farm fields edged by stonewalls, along babbling brooks, and even past Robert Frost’s Summer Cabin. You’ll quickly understand the inspiration this area has offered to so many.
The Nordic Center is fully ADA accessible, offers a full service rental shop, and a PSIA certified ski school. Relax and refuel by the warm wood stove, enjoy the great food, warm beverages and a cozy atmosphere.
Our 5km state of the art snow making system allows for a jump on early season skiing on the Tormondsen Family Race Course. This FIS certified homologated course, designed by renowned trail designer and Middlebury alumnus John Morton, is the home of the Middlebury College Panthers.
So whether you are looking for some quality exercising time, or some nice time in the outdoors, Rikert Nordic offers you the space to enjoy winter in Vermont at your pace.


 “There’s not been better skiing in the last decade than there is right now up at Rikert.

Deep snow, immaculate grooming, spring sun–what a combination!” Bill McKibben 

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