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.

Thanks, REI!

This summer REI awarded GMNC a $6000 REI Stewardship Grant for 2017 for trail grooming and a major update to our signage.

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New Signs!

Thanks to a generous grant from REI, we'll have new signs at County Line, Ward and Skyway this season!

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National Public Lands Day, Saturday 9/30

Grand Mesa Nordic Council (GMNC) and REI are collaborating for a trail work day for National Public Lands Day on September 30, 2017.  We need volunteers to help put up new signs and clear trails of branches, rocks and debris to prepare for the upcoming season. Grand...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Firkin Fundraiser at Kannah Creek Brewery

    November 6 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  2. Kids Pasta Project – Fundraiser

    November 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  3. Winter Navigation on GMNC trails

    November 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  4. Guided Group Ski Tour

    December 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  5. Winterstart Race

    December 3 @ 11:00 am
  6. Adult Ski Clinic – Classic Skiing

    December 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  7. Adult Ski Clinic – Skate Skiing

    December 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  8. Grand Mesa Classic Race

    December 30 @ 11:00 am

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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County Line Snow! 23Sep2017

We skied on about 9 inches wet heavy snow on zero base at Dog Loop Trail, County Line today. Some skiers and at least one snowshoer had been out before us. Rock skis are advised. It's hunting season and we heard gun fire - bright colors are also...

New Gliders Director Needed!

After 10 years of dedicated service, Annie Murphy is stepping down as Gliders Director.  If you want to help kids learn to love Nordic skiing, or for more information, contact GMNC at grandmesanordic@gmail.com or GMNC PO Box 912 Montrose  CO...

facebook_circle_color-512-e1415212118510Lost an item on the Mesa? Need Ski Rentals?

Check out the GMNC Resources like ski rentals. Fill out our Lost & Found form, and your items will be posted to the site on the Lost & Found Page. You can also post these items to our Facebook page!