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

Regularly scheduled grooming has ended for the 2014/15 Nordic ski season. If we get a substantial snowfall in April, there is a possibility of grooming depending on conditions and groomer availability. Otherwise, grooming will resume for the 201516 season! read more

Skyway Warming Hut Coming Down for Season!

The Hut Crew completed stage one of dismantling the Hut from at Skyway last Friday. Participants included Joe Moreng and Steve Lyons (pictured with tools), Roger Shenkel (working on Hut flap), and Dave Knutson. Started a little after 10 a.m., took a lunch break on the... read more

Capital Equipment Reserve Fund Progress

  • $29,055 as of March 4th, 2015  12.6%
  • 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.

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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Upper Ward – April 17, 2015

Joyce, Joey and Art had a nice late-season back-country experience in the upper Ward area this morning. About 8 inches of new snow on “variable” base. And, it was still snowing when we departed. Rock skis are recommended. Photo from this morning shows...

No kidding..the crust skiing is better than eating pizza crust!

From Kyle Stone: Lew K. & myself skied “crust” this am starting at around 7:30..wow…what a great time! Imagine skating wherever you want in open bowls, down creek drainages, and with enough speed…up small hills with ease. This was my first...

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!