Spring Gulch

The Spring Gulch Trail System is a network of 21+ kilometers of professionally groomed cross-country ski trails, available to the residents and guests of Carbondale, CO. Operated by the Mount Sopris Nordic Council and in partnership with private landowners, Spring Gulch could not exist without the annual memberships and generous donations of our skiers and community. Please consider becoming a Spring Gulch member to help keep our trails groomed and free of charge. We truly appreciate your support!

The Mount Sopris Nordic Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that operates in partnership with private landowners to provide our community with exceptional nordic skiing.

Spring Gulch offers 21+ km of freshly groomed crosscountry ski trails. From beginner to advanced, we have something for everyone!

Looking for an answer? Check out these frequently asked questions. If you don't find what you need, send us a message!

Join the Spring Gulch community and get involved! We hold several seasonal events, host weekly programs, and are always looking for volunteers.

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Firm base with a light dusting. Expect some windblown areas.

March 27, 2020

Hello Spring Gulch users. As you know by now Governor Polis has issued a Stay at Home order due to Covid19. Under the order cross country ski areas are allowed to stay open IF strict social distancing is observed (keeping 6 feet of distance between you and other skiers, no group skiing unless that person lives with you) at all times. 

Trails conditions are not great on the lower trails, but if you hike in the upper trails are still skiing well. Groomers have not been able to get out in several d...

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Mount Sopris Nordic Council

PO Box 246 Carbondale, CO 81623


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