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Colorado Nordic Fun Series

Do you like food, music, lessons, skiing, friends, family, libations, and, most importantly, fun? The CCCSA’s Colorado Nordic Fun Series is a group of unique events featuring our favorite FUN activities. Check out the list of FUN events below. Registration may be required for some events. Please click on the location link for each event to see full details. 

Indicates Rookie Roundup events - A great place for those new to skiing with hands-on instruction.


Event #1

Thanksgiving Camp

We’re going on 30+ years of snow at Thanksgiving here in Crested Butte! Our camp offers clinics in intimate groups with personalized coaching that caters to all fitness levels. Get get a jump on your nordic ski season with our early season instruction!

Location: Crested Butte Nordic
Time: Nov. 28, 2019 - Dec. 1, 2019
Cost: Clinics starting at $30 (discounts for registering before Nov. 1)


Event #2

Mix and Match Relay Race

The Mix and Match Relay Race is a fun, unconventional race. The course is flat and therefore can be enjoyed by every age and ability level. The race consists of 1, 2, 3, or 4 person teams. Find a mix that works for your team.

Location: Mount Massive Golf Course
Time: Dec. 21, 2019 | 9am

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Event #3

Aspen XC Ski Extravaganza

Have you ever wanted to try Cross Country skiing? Are you looking for a lesson to help fine tune your form? Do you like free food? If you answered yes to any of these then we have an event for you! Come celebrate 33 years of interconnected cross country ski trails as our CCCSA’s Colorado Nordic Fun Series continues at the Aspen Cross Country Ski Extravaganza!

Location: Aspen Cross Country Center
Time: Jan. 12, 2020 | 10am-2pm

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Event #4

The Pub Ski

The Pub Ski is a pub crawl on skis! With Crested Butte’s main drag – Elk Avenue – closed down and groomed with snow, competitors ski between participating venues in this novel "ski" competition. You’ll answer trivia, undertake a challenge, or do something plain nutty to earn points on your scorecard at each bar. Be sure to wear a costume to receive bonus pub points! The highest point earners will be awarded with illustrious Pub Ski Champion prizes.

Location: Talk of the Town
Time: Jan. 31, 2020 | 5pm-7:30pm
Cost: Pre-Registration – $25 / Walk-Up Registration – $30

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Event #5

Ranch-to-Ranch Trek

Do you enjoy the outdoors, physical activities, and barbecue? Join the CCCSA’s Colorado Nordic Fun Series for the Ranch-to-Ranch TREK tour. Cross country ski from Snow Mountain Ranch to Granby Ranch via the Fraser to Granby Trail and enjoy a post-TREK barbeque at the Granby Ranch.

Location: Snow Mountain Ranch to Granby Ranch
Time: Feb. 8, 2020 | 8am-5pm
Cost: Starting at $40

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Event #6

Owl Creek 15k Tour

Join us at the Two Creeks Base Area and follows the Owl Creek Trail to Aspen just after the race. Free registration.

Location: Aspen Nordic
Time: Feb. 9, 2020
Cost: Free


Event #7

Frisco Brewski

Happy Hour. Costumes. Skiing. What more could you want? Join the CCCSA’s Colorado Nordic Fun Series in celebrating the 5th Annual Frisco BrewSki. This family friendly event is the perfect chance to form a team with friends and family, don costumes and enjoy a fun ski tour through the woods with the occasional stop for beverages and snacks.

Location: Frisco Nordic Center
Time: Mar. 14, 2020 | 2pm-5pm
Cost: Pricing Varies $15-$35


Event #8

Spring Festival

Join us for our annual spring festival March 21-22! Events and activities featuring snowshoeing, fat biking and Nordic skiing will fill your schedule for the weekend.

Location: Snow Mountain Ranch
Time: Mar. 21st, 2020 - March 22nd, 2020

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