Nordic Events in Grand County, Colorado

Winter Park, Fraser, Tabernash, Granby, Grand Lake, Hot Sulphur Springs, & Kremmling, CO

Free Nordic Ski Lessons • December 11

Learn to Classic & Skate Ski For Adults & Kids at YMCA of the Rockies, Snow Mountain Ranch Nordic Center. Trail Passes & Rentals FREE to Grand Nordic Members (non-members pay regular fees). Morning & afternoon lessons with instructors from Grand Nordic, Winter Park Competition Center, and Colorado Nordic Masters • Questions or want to volunteer? Call 970-887-0547. Click here to register for a free lesson >>

Free Nordic Ski Lessons • January 8

Learn to Classic & Skate Ski For Adults & Kids at YMCA of the Rockies, Snow Mountain Ranch Nordic Center. Trail Passes & Rentals FREE to Grand Nordic Members (non-members pay regular fees). Morning & afternoon lessons with instructors from Grand Nordic, Winter Park Competition Center, and Colorado Nordic Masters • Questions or want to volunteer? Call 970-887-0547. Click here to register for a free lesson >>

Kids Nordic Program • January 20 – February 24

At Snow Mountain Ranch for kids ages 5-10. Every Friday except February 3 from 1-2:30p. Registration is required. Click here for details and to register.

Ski For Light • January 29 – February 5

Cross-country skiing for adults who are visually or mobility impaired, held at Snow Mountain Ranch. Ski for Light is short on guides for the number of participants who have applied this year. If you know someone who might be able to guide at this year’s SFL International event, please ask them to fill out an application soon, or to contact John by emailing john7elliott@comcast.net. More specific information about this year’s event and a Guide Application link are available on the SFL website, sfl.org

Ranch 2 Ranch Trek • February 11 & 12

Cross Country Ski from Snow Mountain Ranch to Granby Ranch. A Fundraiser toward Youth XC Skiing in Grand County. Park at Granby Ranch to take a bus to Snow Mountain Ranch or shuttle with friends/family. Round-trip skiers park at Snow Mountain Ranch. This is an untimed event on a marked route, Snow Mountain Ranch trails to Fraser-Granby Trail to Granby Ranch trails with two aid stations & medical personnel on course. Ski 12 km one way or ski over & back 24 km round-trip. Ski trails are groomed for classic & skate cross country skiing & snowshoeing. Granby Ranch lodging discount available to event registrants. Register online at GrandNordic.org, call 970-887-0547, or register on-site. Cost is $35 for members, $40 for non-members, and $45 starting Fri, Feb. 10th.

Winter Park Resort Comp Center Nordic Program • late-November thru mid-April

Stay tuned for 2022-2023 season information for the Winter Park Competition Center Winter Nordic Programs.
Click here for details on the WP Comp Center Nordic Program 

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Current COVID-19 Info & Restrictions
Grand County: co.grand.co.us/COVID19
State of Colorado: covid19.colorado.gov

Due to the continued effects of COVID-19, events may look different this season. Events may be cancelled or limited to a small number of participants. Nordic Centers will be open for skiing but may not hold their large events so be sure to check their individual websites for details. Stay tuned for information as it becomes available and signup your email for updates from Grand Nordic.

Annual Events

Nordic Ski Swap:
Typically held at the end of October each year. 

Free Nordic Ski Lessons
Grand Nordic puts on Free Lessons every season. Be sure to become a member to take advantage of this great opportunity.

Full Moon Ski
Saturdays, December-March
at Grand Lake Nordic Center &
at Pole Creek Golf Course

Find more details at grandlakerecreation.com
and at polecreekgolf.com

Grand Nordic Calendar

Events are color coded by category:
Red = Grand Nordic Club Events  Blue = Grand Lake Nordic Events
 
Green = Snow Mountain Ranch Events Orange = Devil’s Thumb Ranch Events
 
Purple = Colorado Biathlon Club Events  Brown = Events outside of Grand County

This Nordic calendar is provided by GrandNordic.org