The Girdwood Nordic Ski Club is dedicated to developing and maintaining a YEAR ROUND Nordic trail system in the Girdwood Valley, and encouraging responsible use through advocacy, education, and stewardship. 

 

Links to other Alaska Nordic Ski Clubs  can be found here.

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NEWS & UPDATES

  • Thursday, Sep 29th

    We are headiing out to work on the Nordic Loop October 8th.  We are pulling alders along the side of the trail.  Sounds easy...but there are about 1000 shoots to pull.  Octbober 8th at 12pm.  Bring gloves and water.  Many hands make quick work!

  • Thursday, Oct 1st

    Some great tips from Olympian Holly Brooks.  She has a fantastic series of skiing and waxing tips.  Check it out HERE!

  • Tuesday, Sep 30th

    Donations in memory of Doug Knutson

    Doug was supportive of the Nordic Clubs in Fairbanks, Anchorage, and Girdwood. He passed away peacefully last year.  In lieu of flowers, Doug's Family has suggested donations towards a necessary bridge replacement along the xc trails here in Girdwood.  To donate you can send a check (PO Box 337, Girdwood AK 99587) or go to the page:  http://skigirdwood.org/participate/donate and click BOTH "Funds" and "Other" to input both amount and the text "Doug's Bridge".  We are honored.  Thank you Donna and Family for your continued support!

RECENT TRAIL REPORTS

  • Saturday, Mar 12th
    Morning
    Turnagain Pass
    Friday Night snowed just enough to cover a pretty nice groom. Stay posted and we will try again soon. We will be looking for a longer duration clear/ no precip period to do it all again. pz
  • Thursday, Mar 10th
    Afternoon
    Turnagain Pass!
    We smoothed things out up on the pass yesterday. Same loops as previous grooms. Snow was soft granular so should be set well by morning. Go up and ski ! Access at Center Ridge Parking lot Just above the out houses.

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR BUSINESS SPONSORS!

Willow Environmental, LLC
Girdwood Ski & Cyclery
Jack Sprat
Glacier City Snowmobile Tours
AMH
Alaskan Belle LLC
RTR BICYCLES
Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Center of Alaska, LLC
Alaska Stone Care
Leola's Pottery Studio
The Byrne Family
Allright Remodel
Hottentot Pottery
Glacier Valley Ski Education Foundation
Chugach Powder Guides
Girdwood Forest Fair Fairies
Chugach Adventure Guides LLC
Challenge Alaska
RE/MAX of Alyeska
Harmony House
Hottentot Pottery
Girdwood Clinic