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

Next grooming is scheduled for Friday, December 19th at 7:30 AM. As much as 10” of new snow was reported today, Thursday, December 18th. Scales Lake Road, Tower to Dog Loop, and Dog Loop were snowcat groomed today for both skate and classic skiing at the County Line... read more

Colorado Gives Day – Thank You!

All of us at GMNC would like to thank all of you who participated in Colorado Gives Day this year and gave a gift to GMNC. This year we raised $4,147 dollars (this does not include $ from the incentive fund) compared to $1,175 last year! You all ROCK! This money will... read more

Volunteers Needed for Membership Tables

Passionate about being a GMNC member? Have an hour to spare before or after you ski? Want to get involved? Now is your chance! We are in need of volunteers to staff our membership tables this month on the Grand Mesa in one-hour shifts on the following dates and... read more

Capital Equipment Reserve Fund Progress

  • $27,025 as of December 3rd, 2014  11.75%
  • Our Goal of $230k by January 1, 2018 100%


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. Colorado Mesa Sprints

    January 3, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  2. Grand Mesa Classic

    January 4, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  3. GMNC Skate Ski Clinic Series

    January 17, 2015 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Skyway Skuffle

    January 24, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  5. Waxing Clinic

    January 31, 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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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Lower Ward Area – December 18

From member, Art Trevena: The Lower Ward area got another 5 to 6 inches of new snow between 4 PM, December 17 and 3 PM, December 18. Rocks are pretty well covered now. Picture shows Joyce Tanihara and canine friend, Joey, climbing “Ruth’s Hill” above...

County Line Powder

From member, Teresa Petterson: Lots of new fresh powder at County Line. Not groomed today, but great for classic or skijoring if you have strong dogs! Several folks were up today and made it all the way around the loop out to overlook. 4 inches came down while we were...

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!