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GMNC wins 2nd in Ski Resort Award!

What a great way to end this season! Thursday, April 12th eve at the Doubletree Inn, at the Best of the West celebration, awards were given to the top 3 Mesa County businesses in over 100 categories. It was a huge event with approx. 500 people attending. Votes were... read more

Bonus Grooming Tonight!

The temperatures, weather, and our fuel supply are conducive to one last grooming tonight. We will groom the outer perimeter of Skyway and County Line, plus one or two additional trails. This should provide good skiing for several days, and a pleasant sendoff to... read more

The Regional Regional Forester’s Honor Awards are presented annually to USFS employees and partners and are considered the Rocky Mountain Region’s highest honor. Brian Ferebee, USFS Regional Forester, chose the Nordic Trailhead Rehabilitation Project as this year’s... read more

Big Dog Snowshoe Loop is open!

Feeling adventurous? If so, check out the new Big Dog snowshoe loop at County Line. This is a new trail designed for snowshoers just groomed and opened on a trial basis for the 2017-18 season. It is 3.4 km in length (2.1 miles), and connects to Dog Loop at... read more

The Nature Connection takes the next step

A Hotchkiss High School graduate and a U.S. Forest Service snow ranger have been selected to guide The Nature Connection through the process of implementing a $1.7 million Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Inspire grant. Last year Anita Evans, past director of The Nature... read more

It’s Time To Ski!

To thank everyone for their patience while waiting for snow, GMNC is offering SPECIAL RATES on SKI CLINICS and PRIVATE SKI CLASSES through the end of the season: Any 3 scheduled group ski clinics AND/OR privately scheduled ski lessons – $100 for GMNC members,... read more

Junior Service League Generously Donates

GMNC was the recipient of a generous $2000 grant from the Junior Service League of Grand Junction this December, 2017. The grant will help with our grooming costs! This year, the Junior League Service awarded a total of $50,000 to non-profits throughout out Mesa... read more

Colorado Give Day – Tues. Dec. 5th

Support the Grand Mesa Nordic Council on Colorado Gives Day! Colorado Gives Day, this year on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017, is a “statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy through online giving.” Supported by the Community First Foundation for the past... read more

Thanks, REI!

This summer REI awarded GMNC a $6000 REI Stewardship Grant for 2017 for trail grooming and a major update to our signage. read more