winterfestival

Back Tracks: Snow Sports on the Grand Mesa Radio Show

February, 25th, 2019 at 8:46 am

Tune into KAFM 88.1 every 2nd and 4th Monday at NOON to hear all six LIVE episodes of the Snow Sports on the Grand Mesa Radio Show! The show features exciting upcoming snow events and how [Read More…]

Barnelopet: Funny name, tons of fun.

February, 19th, 2019 at 10:52 am

What do you do when the average winter temperature is below freezing and the sun only shines few hours per day? You utter words to illicit smiles and get outside, of course. From Norway, the [Read More…]

The Most Unusual Snow Racing Weekend on the Western Slope

February, 7th, 2019 at 10:08 am

The Most Unusual Snow Racing Weekend on the Western Slope If you’re reading this, you enjoy that marvelous feeling of controlled speed–the moment you realize your skis or snowshoes or your fatbike are no longer [Read More…]

Registration Open for the 2019 Winter Festival Races!

January, 25th, 2019 at 8:00 pm

Demo the latest winter endurance sport gear and push yourselves with the races throughout the weekend, including cross country ski races, MADhorn Fat Bike Race, Ziggy Stardusk Snowshoe 5k, Barnaloppet Kids Nordic ski race, and a [Read More…]

Is Grand Junction a Ski Town?

January, 22nd, 2019 at 10:28 am

Visit Vail or Aspen and you know you are in a ski town. Ski lifts and hotels dominate the landscape. Everyone seems to be wearing spandex pants and sleek jackets with a pair of reflective [Read More…]