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

Groomers reported 6-8″ of new snow overnight. Trails groomed today include Lions, Arroyo, Vista, Scale Lake Road, Tower Trail and Dog Loop. We will groom again tomorrow morning. read more

Colorado Gives Day December 8th!

Support GMNC & Give Where You Live! Colorado Gives Day is an annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. For the sixth year, Community First Foundation and FirstBank are partnering to present Colorado Gives... 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.

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

Upcoming Events

  1. Cross-Country Ski Lessons – Early Season Special!

    November 28 @ 11:00 am - December 12 @ 12:00 pm
  2. Grand Mesa Nordic Race Series: WINTERSTART

    December 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  3. GMNC 25th Anniversary Celebration

    December 6 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  4. Community First Foundation – Colorado Gives Day

    December 8
  5. Grand Mesa Nordic Race Series: Grand Mesa Classic

    January 2, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Capital Equipment Reserve Fund Progress

  • $29,055 as of March 4th, 2015  12.6%
  • 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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County Line Trail Conditions

From Dave P. – Our party broke trail around #4, Outer Limits. Many downed trees and trail was difficult to follow on west end. #4 from overlook junction is much easier to follow because there are not as many downed trees and trail markers are mostly in place. #3...

Skate Ski Conditions

From Kyle S. – Skated 20km today and skiing was in good shape on Dog Loop > tower > scales > arroyo. We skated Vista Valley but it was some work with soft snow. Fresh snow (about 2+ inches) on top of groomed trails and starting to snow more by the time...

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!