End of Season Grand Nordic Corner

Just when you think it’s time to hang up the Nordic skis, Mother Nature sends another wave of storms. But the sun god decides that snow must melt in the Valley so people can ride their bikes. And the war between the gods continues. For all Nordic Center patrons, get...

Mid-March Grand Nordic Corner

Lance gave you a good feel for the conditions at the 33rd Annual Snow Mountain Stampede – the highest Marathon in the country as well as the only opportunity for Nordic racers to ski 50K of skate style one day and 50k of Classic the next. Most people think a marathon...

Grand Nordic Corner

Races, particularly State Championships, are always a challenge. You work and train and compete all winter and it comes down to the final show. What’s the temperature? Are my skis waxed right? Do I have a plan – go out slower and come in with a roar? Do I have the...

Grand Nordic Corner

And they giggled…and then there were peals of laughter as one boy slid down the hill sitting on his skis. People stared from the picnic tables in front of the Nordic Center at these kids having a great time. Kids who really didn’t want to come to the free kids Nordic...
Grand Nordic Corner

Grand Nordic Corner

Free Kids Nordic Lessons start January 6 at SMR Free lessons for kids ages 5-10 start Friday January 6 from 1-230pm at the Snow Mountain Ranch Nordic Center. The program offers ski instruction for beginners and more accomplished skiers with skiing games, winter nature...