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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

Meltdown was a “Blast”

MESA MELTDOWN RESULTS SKYWAY, MARCH 18, 2018 Brave ski racers gathered for the Mesa Meltdown at Skyway to wrap up the 2017-2018 race season and it was a “blast”! By race start it was snowing hard and sideways. I was in awe that racers were actually lining up to go out... 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

Meltdown Race Course and Series Points

Here are the Mesa Meltdown courses (simultaneous mass start 10 AM adjacent to Skyway parking lot): 5K: Scales/Lions counterclockwise to Sunset and finish 20K: Two identical loops; Scales/Lions counterclockwise to right onto Vista Ridge, left onto Vista Valley, right... 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

Skuffle Race Results

Top 3 10K Males Mitch Hollman (1-center), Nate Maddox (2-left) and Andrew James (3-right) Top 3 10K Females Gwynn Barrows (1-right), Ella Dewolf (2-left) and Leann Bentley (3-center)    SKYWAY, JAN 28, 2018 The college gangs arrived for their annual gathering 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