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

The Nordic trails received 4-5” of new snow overnight. Jon groomed early this morning at Skyway and County Line. All trails, with the exception of Wills Hill, were freshly groomed. Kevin groomed the Ward Trail this morning as well. We will groom again tomorrow morning... read more

Final WOMEN’S SKI CLINIC Rescheduled

Due to weather yesterday, the final clinic in the the Women’s Ski Series has been reschedule for next Friday March 6th at 12:30 pm at Skyway. We hope everyone gets out to enjoy the new snow in the week ahead! read more

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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


    March 7 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  2. GMNC Board of Directors Meeting

    March 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  3. Mesa Meltdown

    March 14 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  4. Grand Mesa Nordic Loppet

    March 28 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  5. GMNC Board of Directors Meeting

    April 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 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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Nice Grooming at Ward – Feb. 28

From Art Trevena: Nice grooming on Ward Trail this morning (Feb 28). Thanks GMNC! Snow on hills around Ward was still nice for BC gear.

Lots of new snow at Ward – Feb 27

From Art Trevena: As of late afternoon on Feb. 27, there had been about a foot of new snow in the lower Ward area during the previous 48 hours. Conditions were very good for skiing the hills with back country gear. Photo shows Joyce and canine friend, Joey, on the...

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!