Grand Nordic Corner – February 4, 2022

Grand Nordic Corner – February 4, 2022

We did it last year in the middle of a pandemic!  Grand Nordic’s 8th Annual Ranch2Ranch Nordic Trek in 2021 was definitely as safe as it could be. Participants were spread out in half hour slots both days.  Sending those people out into the wind and driving snow...
Nordic Tracks January 26, 2022

Nordic Tracks January 26, 2022

Winter Park Competition Center and Snow Mountain Ranch Host Successful Junior National Qualifier He took a lot longer than usual to arrive, but now that he is here, Old Man Winter has been strong and steady! The thick white blanket that was laid upon the landscape at...
Grand Nordic Corner January 20, 2022

Grand Nordic Corner January 20, 2022

Things are starting to get back to normal finally.  Getting two months of snow in about two weeks just buried everyone.  Our county services and business services were short-staffed anyway and often tempers ran short.  But locals mainly stayed home and got down to...
Grand Nordic Corner January 6, 2022

Grand Nordic Corner January 6, 2022

Wow, the storms have not disappointed!  We got two months of snow in less than two weeks and it’s still coming.  The words of the day are PATIENCE and KINDNESS.  Grand County is short of workers anyway and whoever is out there is trying their best to get a job done. ...
Nordic Tracks January 26, 2022

Grand Nordic Corner December 24, 2021

Earlier this month, I hoped the weather forecasters would be correct and Friday would bring the expected 6-8 inches – we were not disappointed.  Now after another long series of sunny bluebird days, I am praying again for the holiday forecast to not...
Grand Nordic Corner December 9, 2021

Grand Nordic Corner December 9, 2021

“Being a successful skier and staying healthy go hand in hand. Our sport is so physically demanding that a skier at any age can have a weakened immune system from intense training, racing, or travel and easily succumb to illness.  The Covid-19 pandemic has taught us a...