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 will be touch-up as needed until we get more snow. All trails at Skyway and County Line were freshly groomed yesterday for skate and classic skiing. Exceptions were Wills Hill and Summit Trail. Ward Trail got a fresh classic track set on Thursday.... read more

ProBar Offers GMNC Discount

Our Grand Mesa Nordic Race Series sponsor ProBar is offering GMNC a 20% discount off entire order through 2/28/2015. Just enter the code: PROBAR20GMNC. Thanks... read more

Capital Equipment Reserve Fund Progress

  • $28,485 as of January 12, 2015  12.4%
  • 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. Grand Mesa Gliders Youth Ski Program

    January 10 @ 10:30 am - February 7 @ 12:00 pm
  2. GMNC Skate Ski Clinic Series

    January 17 @ 10:30 am - January 31 @ 12:00 pm
  3. Waxing Clinic

    January 31 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  4. GMNC Women’s Ski Clinic Series

    February 6 @ 12:30 pm - February 27 @ 2:00 pm

    March 7

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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Skate Skiing on Ward

From board President, Dave Knutson: Christie Aschwanden was right, skate skiing Ward is a blast. It’s a great workout up to the road as it climbs almost 800 feet, then you put on your big boy (or big girl) pants for the downhill. It’s fast and requires...

Great skiing at Ward!

From board member, Christie Aschwanden: Watching the sunset from upper Ward Creek trail.

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!