Aladdin’s Lamp Hut Trip

We will have a hut trip to Aladdin’s Lamp Hut, near Molas Pass just off Highway 550 between Durango and Silverton from Friday, Jan 29, to Sunday, Jan 31, 2016. The hut is located a very short distance off the highway (about 300 feet from parking to hut), so there is no problem with wrestling a pack up a...

2016 Ski Instruction Program

Instruction Programs Beginner & Rusty Skier Lessons Want to try cross-country skiing? Want to renew some rusty skills? Never took a lesson and want to learn the techniques? Each winter the ski club offers beginning cross country ski lessons. This winter, a classroom session will start us off on January 12th from 6:00 to-8:00 p.m. at the Lomas-Tramway Library....

AIARE Avalanche Class for Club Members

The ski club is sponsoring level one avalanche education specifically for ski club members. This means the class will be located where skiers have access (you won't have to ski black diamonds). Members should be able to handle class 2 terrain. If you ski day tours in Colorado back-country or if you want to go on hut trips, this...

Steamboat Springs Bus Trip 2016

Steamboat Springs was a fantastic trip in 2014. We listened to you and have booked the wonderful Nordic Lodge Motel again, this time for 4 nights: March 3, 4, 5 and 6! Yes we understand that if we are going to have a long bus trip, then we are going to stay and enjoy ALL that Steamboat has to...

Crested Butte Bus Trip 2016

Crested Butte over the Martin Luther King Holiday, January 15, 16 and 17, is one of our excellent choices for bus trips for the 2015-16 ski season. Crested Butte is a longtime favorite for NMCCSC for many reasons. Once again we will be staying at the Old Town Lodge, located close to the Nordic Center, walking distance to amazing...

Lost Wonder Hut Trip

We’re going to start to break away from the 10th Mountain huts on occasion, and plan a trip to one of the lesser known huts in Colorado. We have booked a second hut trip, one that we've been threatening to do for years.  The Lost Wonder Hut is located near Salida, Colorado, just  down the hill from the Monarch...

Silverton 2016

Car Trip Chair Rob Suminsby announced the preliminary arrangements for the Silverton New Years Celebration Car Trip to all those who are interested in braving the elements to get there for the event. Last year we pretty much took over the Grand Imperial Hotel for the New Years Festival, and this year promises to be even better. According to Rob,...

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Francie’s Hut Trip 2016

Our first scheduled hut trip for 2016 will be to Francie’s Cabin, located near Breckenridge, Colorado. This “stretch” hut holds 20, and features indoor toilets and an outdoor wood-fired sauna. We have been to Francie’s before, and have always found a variety of exciting day skiing opportunities. The area immediately around the hut world class Alpine terrain, featuring lots...

Ski Club Summer Picnic June 7

The annual NM Cross Country Ski Club Summer Picnic is coming up on Jun 7, 2015, at the Wildlife West Nature Park.We will again have the Event Barn for our event. The summer picnic is our opportunity to get together and reminisce about the past ski season and everybody's desire to be a lot cooler. We will again have...