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The CCCSA understand that each member is unique and different. We love it! So, we need to understand how we can best help you with the resources we have available. Tell us what your goals and needs are and we will show you how we can help. The more members we have, the more successful we all can be. All we need is you!

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Our Connections Are Your Connections

The CCCSA has a large network of providers & particapants
and has partnered with one of the top digital marketing agencies in Colorado.

Our Providers

Some of the top resorts and dude ranches throughout the state have pledged their commitment to the CCCSA. Their collaborative efforts have allowed statewide recognition of the Nordic industry in Colorado.

Our Participants

The CCCSA has built a loyal group of followers. Our newsletter open rate is over 50% and through are deals campaign we are attracting a measurable amount of “newbies” to the sport who are excited to return.

Our Agency

10 Pound Gorilla, a nationally recognized top digital marketing agency in Denver, has guided us in growing our budget by 919% and has acquired grants yearly that match our marketing funds by 100%.

Marketing Efforts & Member Benefits

Utilizing a large budget across varies mediums to connect with Nordic enthusiasts and reach new audiences.


We have retained the services of 10 Pound Gorilla to help us with our internet marketing strategies, social media, website development, grant writing, fundraising and to further promote the activities of this organization. As a premium member, 10 Pound Gorilla will call you on a regular basis, throughout the season, to ensure your needs are being met and your messages are being communicated.


Our website, has high visibility within search engines, social media and the Nordic sports world. If you choose our premium membership, you will receive a full page dedicated to your Nordic center, ranch or club with a direct link to your home page. Additionally, we will feature any and all events, news or special promotions you choose.


If you choose our premium membership, the CCCSA will list all Nordic and non-Nordic events related to and provided by your organization on our website, social media venues and in our newsletters.


We leverage our community of Nordic enthusiasts to help spread the love of our sport. Our e-newsletter has an average open rate of 50% proving our followers engage. Custom articles will be written, featuring your resort in varies ways, and used throughout Facebook, Twitter, our newsletter and other internet publications. Additionally, a commercial grade video will be available for you to use to promote your own organization.


Currently we place our efforts online, as we find we can get more bang for our buck and direct people to our website with ease to ensure you receive the most exposure possible. Additionally, we are members of the National Cross Country Ski Areas Association (CCSAA) with a direct link from their website to ours. You will find us advertising on various industry websites.


Ongoing SEO is performed to ensure our website ranks high for keywords associated to Cross Country Skiing, Nordic Skiing and Snowshoeing. Additionally, we use Pay-Per-Click advertising to ensure we are as in as many places as possible during prime ski season.


During the 2016/2017 series CCCSA started a state-wide Nordic Ski Race Series which it continues to host annually. As a member, you will have the opportunity to host a race in current or future series.


As we grow, we believe identifying and connecting with the movers and shakers of our industry will help us spread our word more efficiently and quickly. Therefore, we will be putting efforts in building a Nordic Fan Club to help identify the key Nordic enthusiasts. Additionally, we will try to identify sponsorships and relationships with like minded organizations. As a member, you will have the opportunity to leverage our fan club and connections. Also, our biannual meetings allow us to share experiences and trends in the Nordic world. We work in a spirit of cooperation to support Nordic skiing and snowshoeing programs and to promote Colorado as one of the premier places to enjoy Nordic sports.


The CCCSA has worked closely with Groupon and Living Social to promote our association and drive traffic to our website and members. Our deals program has provided us the opportunity to raise significant capital for our marketing budget while gaining invaluable exposure. Additionally, we have various programs and offers that we promote via our website and social media. Participation from our members is optional, but encouraged.

A copy of our marketing plan and budget is available upon request.

Annual Membership Dues

The Colorado Cross Country Ski Association is a 501c6 nonprofit organization.

Premium Membership

Our Premium Members, along with their events, will be featured in our “Discover Your Next Adventure” search tool located on our home page. Additionally, they will be listed at the top of the resort listings on the resorts page with a link to a full detail page highlighting all aspects about the organization. Additionally, all events, not just Nordic and Snowshoe events, will be listed on our events page and publicized in our e-newsletters and social media pages. Premium members will receive a featured listing on our locator map and be highlighted in our articles that are published on our blog, social media pages, e-newsletters and throughout the internet. Our marketing agency will personally contact you throughout the season to ensure all your needs are being met.

Large Nordic Business*..........................$500
Over $100,000 Gross Annual Income

Small Nordic Business*..........................$250
Less than $100,000 Gross Annual Income

Retail, Lodging or Support Members ..........................$500 or $1000 for 3 Year Membership

Nordic Business includes....
Resorts, Guest Ranches, Clubs, Suppliers, Nordic Councils, or Nonprofit Organizations

Standard Membership

Our standard members will receive a listing on our resorts page and be positioned below our premium members. The listing will include a logo, website link, email, address and phone number. Additionally, all standard members will receive a general listing on our locator map.

Flat Rate...................................$150
For all Nordic & Snowshoe Related Organizations

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10 Pound Gorilla is the marketing and web development firm retained by the CCCSA to create, execute and manage our marketing budget, efforts and membership.

The Colorado Cross Country Ski Association is a 501c6 nonprofit organization.

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