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The Best Nordic Ski Gear of 2024, According to Colorado Skiers

Nordic center pros and experts share their favorite picks of the season

New gear pops on the scene each year, so we turned to the experts. After all, they know what works. Here are top picks from our CCCSA members and Nordic experts. 

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Tips & Ideas January 10, 2024

Podcast: Backcountry Winter Safety

From Colorado Outdoors

Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s latest podcast episode discusses how to get in front of backcountry danger in the winter. Podcast host Mark Johnson talks with two CPW experts on winter backcountry... Read More
Stewardship January 10, 2024

Tips for Planning a Backcountry Ski Trip

From the Colorado Mountain Club

If you are skiing in a place where the ski patrol does not work, you are in the backcountry. It does not matter if it is five feet outside the resort boundary, or the most remote place in Alaska. Everyone understands that... Read More
Stewardship January 10, 2024

Are You Backcountry Smart?

From Colorado Tourism Office

There’s no feeling quite like that of Colorado’s winter backcountry. From the crisp air against your skin and the quiet solitude of the land to the endless opportunities sprawling before you on more than 8.3... Read More
Stewardship January 10, 2024

Bucket-list Events: Plan Your 2023-24 Season

Whether you want to race, tour, learn something new, or just party with fellow Nordorks, here are season highlights you’ll want to put on your calendar now.

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Race Resources, Tips & Ideas December 15, 2023

Beginner Snowshoeing Tips in Colorado

From Colorado Tourism Office

A simple pair of snowshoes can launch you into a Colorado winter wonderland with thickets of snow-laden trees, silent white meadows and trails running parallel to frozen creeks. More than 20 Colorado Nordic centers, 42... Read More
Stewardship December 15, 2023

5 Fall Training Tips for Cross-Country Skiers

Here’s what any Nordic skier needs to do to be in peak form for the early season.

No matter how long you’ve been skiing or how chill you plan to make that first day out on the trails, there are a couple of pre-season to-dos even the best skiers tend to overlook this time of year. 

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Tips & Ideas November 15, 2023

2023/2024 Season Opening Dates

Snow is here and the anticipation for cross-country ski season is building. Join us in counting down to the season opening dates for cross-country ski resorts. Discover the perfect destination to kick off your winter... Read More
News November 01, 2023

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