Nordic Center Events

Event at the Grand Lake Nordic CenterThe Nordic Center hopes to be open by Saturday, December 1, 2018 (weather permitting).  Get ready for another great season of outdoor winter fun!

2018 – 2019 EVENT SCHEDULE

December 1 :: Opening Day (weather permitting)

December 8 :: Customer Appreciation Ski Free Day
Enjoy early season skiing with a free ski trail pass for the day.  Regular rental rates apply.

December 16 :: Grand Nordic Free Lessons
Lessons at 10:00am & 1:00pm, all levels, all ages, advance sign up required. This event features free Nordic ski lessons offered by the Grand Nordic Club. Classic and skate skiing lessons for adults and children will be offered throughout the day. Ski rentals, lessons and trail passes are free to Grand Nordic Club members. Non-members will still receive a free lesson but will be charged a $10 trail pass fee and a $10 equipment rental fee. You will have the opportunity to become a member at the event in order to ski free that day. Advance registration is required for the free lesson day. Please register by calling the Grand Lake Nordic Center at 970-627-8008.

December 22 :: Full Moon Ski | 5pm-9pm
Join us for a Full Moon Ski event featuring adult beverages at the bonfire, in addition to the usual complimentary hot chocolate and marshmallows! Plus red chili will be served in the lodge from 5pm to 8pm. Trail passes will be only $10 and rentals will be $10 – or – if you skied that day your trail pass is good for the evening!

January 19 :: Full Moon Ski | 5pm-9pm
Join us for a Full Moon Ski event featuring adult beverages at the bonfire, in addition to the usual complimentary hot chocolate and marshmallows! Plus red chili will be served in the lodge from 5pm to 8pm. Trail passes will be only $10 and rentals will be $10 – or – if you skied that day your trail pass is good for the evening!

February 10 :: Romp and Stomp Pet Pals Fundraiser | 10am-12pm
Join us at the Nordic Center with your furry friends for a great fundraising event in support of the Grand County Pet Pals and their mission toward promoting responsible pet ownership and spay/neuter campaign. $10 per person and for $5 more you can use the Nordic trails all day on the day of the event. There will be a silent auction, hot cocoa and desserts to enjoy too! For more details about the event or Grand County Pet Pals, please visit gcpetpals.org

Nordic Center Dog-friendly eventsFebruary 14 :: Valentine’s Day Two-for-One Trail Pass 
Bring along a special someone for a day at Grand Lake Nordic Center and enjoy two-for-one trail passes! Stop in the Sly Fox Restaurant for a warm drink by the fire, bowl of house-made soup or chili, or stay tuned for our romantic lunch special.

February 17**SUNDAY :: Full Moon Ski | 5pm-9pm
Join us for a Full Moon Ski event featuring adult beverages at the bonfire, in addition to the usual complimentary hot chocolate and marshmallows! Plus red chili will be served in the lodge from 5pm to 8pm. Trail passes will be only $10 and rentals will be $10 – or – if you skied that day your trail pass is good for the evening!

TBD :: Grand Lake Classic Race | 9:30 a.m.
The Grand Lake Classic is back! Join us for the 3rd in a series of Classic style races in Grand County. A 1.5 or 3 km kids race will begin at 9:30 a.m. and your choice of either 8 km or 16 km race will begin at 10:00 a.m. Cost for this event is $10/kid & $20/adult or $50/family of 4 or more. Enjoy food and drinks provided by local breweries and restaurants and the views of Rocky Mountain National Park!