GMNC is a member-supported, 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

All trails groomed at Skyway and County Line on Friday. The big groomer was used on County Line trails yesterday morning and some trails were a little choppy; however most of the skiing was great with Spring-like conditions. Today, Saturday, … read more

Volunteers Needed for Annual Barnelopet!

We are in need of volunteers for the upcoming annual GMNC and Sons of Norway Barnelopet:Free Kids Lessons & Races on March 5th. Please follow this link to sign up: www.volunteersignup.org/33E33 We are expecting a large crowd this year and... read more

Skyway Skuffle 2016 Race Results

SKYWAY SKUFFLE RACE RESULTS SKYWAY, JAN 31, 2016 We managed to dodge the weather bullet and got two great days of ski racing in for our big collegiate racing weekend. Actually, we weren’t completely unscathed as Saturday’s wind and Sunday’s... read more

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.

Upcoming Events

  1. Women’s Ski Clinic Series

    February 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  2. Women’s Ski Clinic Series

    February 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  3. 2nd Annual Grand Mesa Nordic Loppet

    February 27 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Barnelopet: Free Lessons & Races for Kids!

    March 5 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  5. GMNC Board of Directors Meeting

    March 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Capital Equipment Reserve Fund Progress

  • $30,394 as of December 7th, 2015  13.2%
  • Our Goal of $230k by January 1, 2018 100%


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 a photo to share?

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Ward Area – Feb 8

From Art T. – A beautiful, sunny day in the Ward area today! Nice fresh grooming too, with set classic track. Thanks groomers! Photo shows nicely groomed Lower Ward Trail, with Joyce and Joey (canine friend) for scale. Also, note …

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!