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

Grooming today consisted of touching up the existing trails that have been opened up so far this year.  Approximately 18k groomed for skate and classic skiing. Next grooming is scheduled for Wednesday morning.    … read more

Adult Group XC Ski Classes RESCHEDULED for SAT, December 17

Adult Group XC Ski Classes on Sun. Dec. 11 have been RESCHEDULED for SAT, December 17. The classes will focus on SKI IMPROVEMENT for beginners and especially for EXPERIENCED SKIERS, intermediate and above, who will benefit from by learning the latest techniques and becoming more efficient. Take a lesson now and start having more fun on your... read more

Gliders lessons start this Saturday!

GMNC’s cross country ski program for children ages 4-5 and 6-8. Children will learn the classic ski technique. Waxless skis are recommended. The program is designed for any level skier in this age category. The emphasis in this program is having fun on skis, playing games, and socializing with other children while developing basic skills in the classic technique. Children... read more

Give the gift of Nordic Skiing!

Great for friends and family who are passionate about Nordic sports and enjoy using the groomed GMNC trails on the Grand Mesa. Certificates are available for GMNC Memberships and Nordic Skiing Lessons.   LEARN MORE... read more

Give to GMNC on Colorado Gives Day

“Colorado Gives Day” The Jean Thomas Lambert Foundation awarded GMNC a generous grant to purchase a new grooming machine. We are only $8,400 from the total $300,000 purchase price. Please consider giving a sweet donation on December 6 to help us make up the difference. All monies donated on Colorado Gives Day will be applied to this... read more

Capital Equipment Reserve Fund Progress

We only have $8400 left to reach our goal!

  • $223,751 as of November 1, 2016  96.3%
  • Our Goal of $232,151 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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Ward area – Dec. 1

Due to cold temperatures the snow is still very nice in the Lower Ward area, and quite a few folks have been enjoying the trails on skis and snowshoes. We experienced intermittent snow showers with about half an inch of new accumulation by 1:30 p.m. today. There has been considerable settling since the last big storm, so beware of shallow-buried...

Skyway was incredible

Skied with Joe and Pete from Skyway TH to County Line Dog Loop November 30th (via Scales Lake). Grooming was excellent, snow nicely packed. No wind, lots of sunshine. Grooming crew working hard.…

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!