Winter Sports

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back of skier in the airThe GMUG National Forest offers visitors 3 developed ski areas and countless opportunities for undeveloped backcountry skiing and snowboarding, gentle hills for sledding and fresh, deep snow to play in.

Use the sidebar menu on the left to search for recreation areas by activity or use the sidebar menu on the right to search by area and learn about all the different ways you can enjoy the outdoors on GMUG National Forest.

(Photo Courtesy of Powderhorn Resort)

Ski Resorts on the GMUG National Forest

 Backcountry Skiing Opportunities-Before you head out into the backcountry this winter be prepared! Check out our outdoor ethics and safety tips and monitor avalanche conditions.

Maps and more information on winter travel and recreation opportunities on the GMUG National Forest

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


Snowboard Groomer

Snowmobile on side of mt

Snowmobile Rider on the Grand Mesa.

3 guys on snow covered area on snowshoes

Enjoying the views while getting a workout on snowshoes.