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Have you always wanted to try snowshoeing, but didn't know where to start? Or are you a seasoned explorer in search of some new trails? The Gold Run Nordic Center offers great snowshoe trails, equipment rentals and guided tours the whole family can enjoy!

Snowshoe Trails

Our snowshoe trails are clearly marked on our trail map. We offer snowshoe trails for all ability levels, from beginner to advanced. 

Snowshoe Rentals & Purchases

We sell and rent Atlas and Crescent Moon Snowshoes!

Atlas Snowshoes are available for purchase. Prices vary by style and size.

Guided Snowshoe Tours

Let our staff guide you on a snowshoe adventure!  Learn about local mining history, wildlife and nature from our knowledgeable guides, while you enjoy mountain vistas and scenic mining relics.  Special “one on one” tours are offered on a daily basis.  The scheduled time is 11:00am, but we can tailor a snowshoe adventure to your specific needs.  Reservations are recommended. Please call to reserve.  Walk-ins welcome based on availability. Ages 3 & Up.

Jessie Mill Tour

The Jessie Mill Tour is a family-oriented tour with gentle rolling terrain at an easy pace with information on the Golden Horseshoe mining district, as well as area wildlife and flora. Tour is 1-1/2 hours. Rentals available for half price.
Days: Daily
Time: 11:00am
Dates: December 5 - March 31
Fees:  $35 for first person, $20 for each additional person

Overlook Tour

The Overlook Adventure is family-friendly with a gentle elevation gain of 500 feet. This tour takes you past the Jessie Mill and on to the historic town of Preston. You see spectacular views of the Ten Mile Range from the Jumbo Mine. Tour is 2-1/2 hours. Rentals available for half price.  
Days: Daily
Time: 11:00am
Dates: December 5 - March 31
Fees:  $45 for the first person, $30 each additional person

Dry Gulch Tour

This is a wilderness experience showcasing a renovated mining camp along with open meadows, forests and scenic mountain views of the Ten Mile, Gore and Williams Forks Ranges. Dry Gulch provides the perfect stopping spot for a snack or lunch. Tour is 4 hours. Rentals available for half price.
Days: Daily
Time: 11:00am
Dates: December 5 -March 31
Fees:  $65 for the first person, $45 each additional person

New Moon Snowshoe Tour - NEW!

Experience the great outdoors in total darkness! Let our experienced guides lead you on a wild adventure, without guidance from the moon, while they share stories of our historical and natural environment.  All ages are welcome!  Headlamps and a light meal are included. Snowshoe rentals are available for $10, and participants are welcome to bring their own. Click on dates and times below to register online. 
Days, Dates & Times:  
Friday, December 11 - 5:00-7:00pm
Fees: $25 


 Nordic Family Snowshoe



Questions? We can help!
Give us a call at (970) 547-7889.



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