29 Dec 12/29/21 temps holding

The 5 k was worked on this morning, resulting in a nice groom just waiting for new snow. Tracks have been removed, but the trail is set for skiing. All the meadow trails were brushed with tracks left - stay tuned for more work on those. Viewscape Perimeter is firm and great for riding. Be safe out there during the few days left of 2021! and pick up after that pup.  ...

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27 Dec 12/27/21

Tonight: The snowdog groomed Gird to Bird out to the first bathrooms and lower Iditarod trail. The moisture added snow packed well. In addition, the 5 k, Arlberg sidewalk, moose meadow, lower and upper meadows, plus connector were also groomed with tracks laid down for most. Hopefully all will set up overnight. ...

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26 Dec 12/26/21

Groomed this morning: 5K, Upper Meadows, Moose Meadow, and connector trails. Classic track set on Moose Meadow. Have fun and get out before the snow changes! This evening the Snowdog groomed the Viewscape Trail, lower, middle, and upper meadows. Ruts and dips were shoveled in where most necessary....

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24 Dec 12/24/21 groom

The 5k, moose meadow, lower and upper meadows have all been groomed. New track set on the 5k, moose meadow, and the connectors. Be merry, kind, and have a beautiful ski out there!  Thank you to our groomers and supporters....

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23 Dec 12/23/21 Fresh groom

All trails were combed last night with tracks set! Enjoy the narrow gauge ViewScape trail around Moose Meadow, and the lower and upper meadows. It's sweet out there. Tonight: Narrow Gauge went out on lower Iditarod and the bike path. Trails should set up for tomorrow. Thank you to our groomers and GNSC supporters! Skiing brings smiles - and pick up after your pup....

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22 Dec 12/22/21 Dark night groom

Goodmorning! Arlberg bikepath, the 2K loop, upper meadows and Moose Meadow were smoothed out last night. Take a ski on the lower and upper meadows narrow gauge groom, put in this morning! Thank you to all who attended the Solstice Ski, bringing the light, and our volunteer groomers for making the trails great to recreate! Enjoy the snow and pick up after your pup....

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21 Dec 12/21/21 Solstice! All trails groomed and tracked.

Groomers were out today knocking in as much as 6 inches of new snow. Our Moose Meadow Viewscape Trail around the perimeter is in! Join your friends and neighbors out at the 5 K trailhead for a Solstice Ski around our short loop. Come out for a magical ski, enjoy the fire, refreshments and friends. Cool logo stuff will be for sale too. BYO vessel. See you there! pz...

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21 Dec 12/21/21 Fresh snow, tracks, and Happy Solstice

Groomers will be out today and the snow is awaiting your skis. Enjoy the light during the shortest day of the year! Don't forget your spoon and mug tonight if you're able to come. Our Membership table will be up too. Bundle up and ski through the lights at your own time once the darkness takes over....

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21 Dec Solstice Ski Dec 21, tonight!

Bring your cheer, don some lights, and a pocket full of empty mug and spoon for some savory soup and maybe hot chocolate too!  Park at parking lot A, clip into your bindings, and ski to the Nordic 5k. Happy Ski Solstice Girdwood!  Tues evening Dec 21. Celebrate the longest night of the year!  Membership and swag available for purchase, pick up your pins, socks, etc that you ordered at the Holiday Bazaar.  See you there!...

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19 Dec Bring Back the Light, 5pm Dec 19th

Statewide 2021 Bring Back the Light Event - Girdwood joins with a headlamp ski!  Meet at Our Lady of the Snows parking lot for a ski, bike, or walk with light on the trails. COVID-19 Pandemic has been long and difficult, but Alaskans have shown considerable strength and continue to adapt and care for each other. Step outside (& ski!) and shine a light in honor of all those who have lost their lives and loved ones or have experienced hardship or loss. Express gratitude and help us bring back the light. Meet below the pkg lot and head out on the groomed trails for a one hour loop. Go at your own pace and time - or go from your door with others if you cannot make it. Get involved and help - share photos or videos bringing back the light using the hashtag #WithYouAlaska....

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18 Dec 12/18/21 evening grooms

Lower and upper meadows, 5k, Moose Meadow, and connectors were groomed. Lots of trail users out there today! The snowdog groomed the bike path out to the bathrooms, lower INHT, and Beaver Pond to the halfway point. Enjoy the Cold Moon and Solstice coming soon. Tomorrow 5pm at Our Lady of the Snows pkg lot to honor all those in AK and everywhere enduring the last two years. Light a candle and ski or bike along the trails to bring back the light. Post at right....

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17 Dec 12/17/21

Trails were groomed this afternoon and stay tuned for grooming report tomorrow am. Bring back the Light Ski 5pm Sunday from Our Lady of the Snows.  Light a candle, and ski in honor of those who have lost during this long and challenging Pandemic. See link on right....

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12 Dec 12/12/21

Check out that date! Eben groomed Moose Meadow, lower, and upper meadow. The upper meadow is improving. Baby it's still cold outside!  Bundle up....

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10 Dec Snowy daze snowdog nights 12/10

Good evening. Ben got out and groomed lower Iditarod trail plus Beaver Pond out to the halfway point and back. Bikepath is also worth a brief ski or stroll. The trails are in good shape. Stay tuned, more to come!...

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10 Dec 12/10/21 Moose Meadow thru 5K all groomed up!

Groomers got out this morning at 1st light. About 8" of snow overnight made the going a bit slow. End result was a nice surface on the above mentioned trails. Groomers went up and back on the upper meadow loop but due to a water hazard half way up, lost momentum and did minimal grooming in that area. We hope to get tracks done over the next few days and shovel in a few of the whoopdees. Get out there and enjoy it. Join Girdwood Nordic Ski Club and support your world class trails. The snow is great! pz  ...

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09 Dec 12/9/21 5 K thru Moose Meadow Groomed

We are getting over our Temperature change and trails are softening up with a little new snow.Jim groomed Moose Meadow thru the 5K loop and Arlberg Pathway.Tracks were set on the 5K. Other trails have to smooth and soften before we will be able to set tracks. Stay tuned for info. pz ...

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09 Dec Snowglobe! 12/9

Groomers are scheduled to go out today on all the trails. 5k and Arlberg bike path are in great shape for skating. Stay tuned for an update or get out and ski in the falling snow anytime and make some first tracks!  Support your GNSC.  We can deliver your Moose Pins and membership. See you on the trails....

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08 Dec Groom again 12/8

John went out and tried to comb all the trails that were rolled yesterday; they are now super solid and bumpy in places, but holding up to skis and sleds and wide sliding or rolling items.  Not for walking....

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