GMNC is a volunteer, nonprofit organization of people who love to participate in Nordic sports on the Grand Mesa in Western Colorado. We are dedicated to promoting fun, safe, diversified skiing experiences for skiers of all ages, abilities, and interests.

Grooming Report

No new snow with total depth around 14-20”. The groomers packed out Lions and Arroyo today, but there are still quite a few rocks and stumps showing. The crew groomed Tower Trail and Dog Loop at County Line again; only a few obstacles to negotiate and the skiing is... read more

Skyway Membership Table Volunteers Needed 11/29/2105

Have an hour to spare this Saturday at Skyway? We will have a membership table set up from 11AM – 2PM at the trailhead and are in need of volunteers to staff the table in hour shifts. We will have membership envelopes, newsletters, and hot drinks/cookies and you... read more

Glider Fall Camp and Adult Fall Clinics Cancelled!

Due to adverse weather conditions GMNC is canceling the Gliders Fall Camp and Adult Fall Clinics scheduled for today. The clinics are rescheduled for the same time(s) next Sunday, Nov. 30. If you were confirmed for today’s clinics, you’ll automatically... read more

Capital Equipment Reserve Fund Progress

  • Our Goal of $230k by January 1, 2018 100%
  • $25k set aside by GMNC in fall 2014 11%


Science Enrichment Programs on the Grand Mesa

This video captures sixth grade students engaged in winter ecology activities on the Grand Mesa National Forest. Students are learning to cross-country ski while learning about snow science, snow water content, winter and avalanche safety, and animal winter survival adaptations.

Live cam stream from PowderHorn.com. Image refreshes upon page load.

Upcoming Events

  1. Grand Mesa Gliders Fall Camp

    November 30 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
  2. GMNC Adult Fall Ski Clinics

    November 30 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
  3. WinterStart

    December 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  4. Colorado Gives Day- Give Where You Live!

    December 9
  5. Colorado Mesa Sprints

    January 3, 2015

We’d love to hear from you about the ski and trail conditions on the Grand Mesa. How was the snow? What are the grooming conditions like? Are there tree limbs on the trails? Have picture to share?

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Skyway Bliss

From GMNC Board President, Dave Knutson: Fantastic skate and classic skiing on the Scales Lake Road to the Tower and back. Kenton and crew have it packed firm enough for skating and set really nice classic tracks. Blue Swix skate wax was a little slow first thing in...

Winslow Trail

From James Dubois: About midway, a tree blocks the whole trail. As all of you know, this trail is not ready for grooming, but today, 11-24, it was skiable.

facebook_circle_color-512-e1415212118510Need a Ride? Lost an item on the Mesa? Have some skis for sale?

Check out the GMNC Carpool Board. Fill out our Lost & Found or For Sale or Trade forms, and your items will be posted to the site on the
Lost & Found Page and the Sell or Trade Page.

You can also post these items to our Facebook page!