14 Dec Friday Dec. 20th Solstice Celebration 6 – 8 PM

December 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm 5K Trailhead Kiosk Girdwood, AK 99587 United States + Google Map Come join us at the 5 K Trailhead Friday night. The fire will be warm, refreshments Hot and the lights burning brightly. Join us for this family affair with fellow web-footed Girdwoodians to welcome winter to our valley trails. It is time to do your best SNOW dance ! Follow the lights around the 1k loop and help us celebrate the beginning of Winter and the longer days to come....

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04 Dec 12/3/19 First signs of winter

Currently @ 5 inches of soft snow. Some have skied but report scratching rocks on downhill pitches. Still not enough snow to groom w/o turning up rocks. The 5 k will remain multi use until we get enough snow to groom. Stay tuned. Happy Winter !                    ...

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19 Apr 4/18/19 4 of 5 K Groomed

Today with 8" new on the ground groomers just had to roll it all out. Still soft and thin in many parts of trail. Ski with caution , and enjoy the bitter end of the season. pz...

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08 Apr Skimeister cancelled

Due to the lack of snow connecting trails in the valley, the 2019 Alyeska Skimeister scheduled April 20th will be cancelled.  There is great crust skiing up north and elevation.  Enjoy the last days of skiing, and we will see you next year!  Happy Spring!!...

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05 Apr 4/5/19 5 K Groomed

Touched up all of 5 K loop. Bare spots are starting to show. Ski with caution and enjoy the last of the season. Due to afternoon warmth grooms don't last to long before softening.  Have fun while you can. pz...

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04 Apr 4/4/19 Thursday 5 K groomed

Snow is dirty but skiable. use caution especially  on corkscrew hill. Some ice patches but trail is covered well. We are still grooming and expect to have several events before the trail is unskiable. Please continue to respect the SKI ONLY status of this trail. When snow is gone it will be multi use again . Thanks, GNSC  Groomers.pz...

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29 Mar March 29, 2019

John groomed the 5K Nordic Loop this afternoon.  There is still quite a bit of snow on the trail, but with these temperatures it won't last long.  Get out and enjoy a fun Spring ski.  If it freezes over night, the trail will be icy in the morning.  Enjoy Spring!...

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19 Mar March 19, 2019

The 5K Nordic Loop is holding up well despite all of the rain.  With all of the grooming this winter - starting on October 30th, the snow on the trail has been well compacted.  We should be skiing the trail into April.  The Upper Meadows are quite skiable, but we haven't groomed up there in a few days.  The Moose Meadow is very wet and we don't anticipate grooming to resume there until we get a good freeze....

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12 Mar 3/12/19 5 K and Upper Meadow Loop Groomed

Gallup went out on 5K and Upper Meadow loop and spruced it up. Also John took a single loop around Moose Meadow but had to pull off when runoff water was encountered. As soon as water drains or freezes we can safely groom Moose Meadow. Stay tuned and be safe out there. pz...

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10 Mar 3/10 Grooming Report

After last night’s wind event, we received help from Alyeska Resort on the 5K Loop. It was groomed this morning and John G set some classic tracks. Thanks to both. All the meadows are too unstable to groom (running water) so enjoy your adventure, and we will attempt to groom when the temperatures drop....

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03 Mar March 3, 2019

Jeff & Sharon groomed and set new classic tracks on the connector trails, Moose Meadow and the 5K Nordic Loop.  The Upper Meadows and Arlberg bike trail were also groomed.  Enjoy Winter!...

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27 Feb February 27, 2019

Two days ago, Alyeska Resort groomed the 5K Nordic Loop.  Many thanks to their groomers.  Yesterday, Shane groomed all of the Upper Meadows, connector trails and the Moose Meadow.  Today, classic tracks were added to the 5K Nordic Loop.  It should be a fantastic day for Nordic skiing in Glacier Valley....

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21 Feb Thursday 2/21 Groom

Jim groomed Moose Meadows, connecting meadows and upper meadows.  He set double tracks in Moose Meadow.  The 5K will be groomed this evening by Alyeska Resort.  Thanks to Jim and Alyeska!!...

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13 Feb February 13, 2019

The corduroy on all of the groomable trails was refreshed today.  Classic tracks are holding up well.  Have a wonderful late Winter day on the trails....

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