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

6″ of new snow from this last storm. Most trails at Skyway and County Line were groomed Saturday for skate and classic skiing. Excellent skiing reported.… read more

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... read more

Save the Date! Saturday 9/30

Come out for a work day on National Public Lands Day from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Skyway.  We need volunteers to clear trails, put up signs and install the hut platform.  Bring gloves; other tools are optional.  Lunch is provided! Sign up... read more

Hey Crust Skiers!

The MesoWest website from the University of Utah has timely and accurate information for you crust skiers looking for magic numbers (nighttime temps below 28 degrees, date time temps over 40 degrees). CLICK HERE for the... read more

Upcoming Events

  1. National Public Lands Day Work Day

    September 30 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 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 a photo to share?

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County Line crust

Crust skiing is still pretty good on about 2 feet of snow.  The surface is a little bumpy, but fairly clean.  Quite enjoyable early in the morning.…

Ward Area – April 1, 4 inches new snow

There were about 4 inches of new snow in the Upper Ward area today, but perhaps a bit less at Lower Ward. Today, April 1, was a very nice day for back-country touring. The base at Ward is still excellent, and it should permit at least another week or two of skiing. Photo shows Joyce T. enjoying a late-season back...

facebook_circle_color-512-e1415212118510Lost an item on the Mesa? Need lodging?

Check out the GMNC Resources like ski rentals and lodging info. 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!