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CCCSA Opening Days

Opening Days:  Breckenridge Nordic Fri., Nov. 10: Opening Day (snow dependent) Frisco Nordic Center  Sat., Nov. 18: Opening Day (snow dependent) Aspen Cross Country Center Thurs., Nov 23: Opening Day (snow dependent) ... Read More
News November 08, 2017

Vote Latigo Ranch & Devil's Thumb Ranch for Top 10 XC Areas!

Latigo Ranch and Devil's Thumb Ranch are both nominees (and well-deserved ones) for selection as Top10 XC areas in North America by USA Today! USA Today asked a panel of Nordic ski experts to nominate their 20 top... Read More
News November 01, 2017

Q&A: Buying Nordic Equipment

Don Hinsvark, Nordic equipment specialist, is referred to as “The Nordic Guy” by his co-workers. We sat down to discuss equipment, different cross country ski styles, and the cost of cross country skiing for... Read More
Tips & Ideas September 05, 2017
University of Denver ski team member Jasmi Joensuu cross trains on roller skis for the Nordic season back home in Tuusula, Finland.

Guide to Roller Skiing in Colorado

Roller skiing is a preferred dryland method of training for beginner, expert, and professional Nordic skiers. Unlike an elliptical, treadmill, or rowing machine, roller skis are designed to mimic the motion of cross... Read More
Tips & Ideas July 27, 2017

Cross Training

Competition wears heavily on the mind and the body. This is just one reason athletes experience burnout during their career. Another reason is the lack of diversity in training regimens. Fortunately, cross country skiers... Read More
Tips & Ideas June 28, 2017

Colorado’s Most Competitive NCAA Nordic Programs

For all skiers with dreams of competing in college, there are two universities with elite Nordic programs, the University of Denver and the University of Colorado, Boulder. Both are home to ski teams which consistently... Read More
News June 15, 2017

Summer Adventure at Nordic Centers

Nordic centers across the state are now closed, but many Nordic locations still provide outdoor adventures with stunning views in the summer. Ever wonder what the snow covered trails look like without snow? 

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Travel Tips May 22, 2017

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