Scenic Rocky Mountain panoramas will take your breath away at the Grand Lake Nordic Center in Grand Lake, CO. This fantastic winter wonderland is open sometime in November (weather permitting) through the end of winter. There are plenty of grand things to do here if you like outdoor activities in the wintertime. Not sure where to start? No worries! Below is our list of the best things to do at the Grand Lake Nordic Center.

You can find out more about all of the fun things to do near Real Estate of Winter Park when you check out our Things to Do page. It’s full of the best recommendations for things to see and do like enjoying a day at the Grand Lake Nordic Center.

The Best of Grand Lake Nordic Center

The Grand Lake Nordic Center is the perfect winter activity center for the whole family. Great for skiing, snowshoe hiking, scenery, family fun, and lessons, the center has a little bit of something for the whole family!

1. For starters, the ski and snowshoe trails have spectacular views of the Rockies. Whether you ski or like the idea of snowshoe hiking through their trails, you will make unforgettable memories. Terrain for beginners and advanced skiers or trekkers means fun for the whole family!

2. A FREE tubing and sledding hill makes for hours of fun! A day at Grand Lake Nordic Center is simply not complete without visiting the tubing and sledding hill. The center provides tubes and encourages visitors to bring sleds to take advantage of the free activity.

3. More FREE things! The center offers free lessons for kids on specific Fridays during the season. These one-hour sessions designed for children ages 3-8 are perfect for getting the kiddos familiar with cross-country skis. If you’re planning to participate, please contact the Nordic Center to sign up.

4. The Grand Lake Nordic Center plays host to a number of events throughout the winter months. Locals Appreciation Day allows all Grand County residents and homeowners a free trail pass! Full Moon Ski is an adults-only event with a bonfire, chili, hot chocolate, and trail passes will only be $10. A Guided Snowshoe Hike led by a local naturalist will teach you how to survive in the wilderness during winter and how to use snowshoes. Romp and Stomp is the perfect chance to bring your furry friends along in support of the Grand County Pet Pals organization. These are just a few of the great events happening in season at the Grand Lake Nordic Center.

Cozy Up to a Fireplace After a Full Day

The Grand Lake Nordic Center is just a short drive away from some of the best properties in the area. We know that after a full day of skiing, the only thing you want to do is cozy up with a cup of hot chocolate and sit by the fire. Real Estate of Winter Park’s properties are perfect for that and much more. If you’re looking to buy in the Winter Park area, our team is eager to accommodate you. So, contact us today! And, check out our Things to Do page for the best things to do in the area.