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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

Grand Mesa Classic Results

GRAND MESA CLASSIC RESULTS SKYWAY, DEC 30, 2017 After cancelling the WinterStart race everyone was itching to get on snow and compete. There was still barely enough snow 4 weeks later but we said, “Let’s do it!” and the race was on. The start/finish was moved out to... read more

Grand Mesa Classic is ON!

The Grand Mesa Nordic Race Series finally kicks off with the Grand Mesa Classic on Saturday December 30 at 11 AM at Skyway. Snow is meager so we will race a modified 8K out-and-back course on Scales Lake Road with the Start/Finish a little over a K out from the... 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

WinterStart Race Cancelled

Mother Nature continues to be exceptionally stingy with snow forcing the full cancellation of the WinterStart 5K races that had already been re-scheduled for Sunday 12/10. Please look forward to next year when we trust the WinterStart races and great early skiing will... 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