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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 Tubbs Snowshoes! 
Snowshoe Package Rental (snowshoes, boots, poles): $20
Boots Only: $6
Poles Only: $2
Snowshoes Only: $20

Guided Snowshoe Tours (Ages 7 & Up)

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 11:30am, but we can tailor a snowshoe adventure to your specific needs.  Reservations are recommended. Please call 970-547-7889 to reserve.  Walk-ins welcome based on availability. Advance payment is required. Confirmed tours are non-refundable if cancelled within 24 hours.

Jessie Mill Guided Snowshoe Tour (Ages 7 & up)

Explore one of our iconic mining structures in the Golden Horseshoe -- the Jessie Mill.  Our experienced guides highlight the rich mining history of the area as well as our local wildlife.  This two-hour tour on gently rolling terrain is appropriate for families and children.. The Jessie Mill tour is offered every day except Sundays and Wednesdays. If you are interested in this tour on Sunday or Wednesday, please call 970-547-7889 for special arrangements.

This is our MOST GENTLE tour. The tour is 2 hours. Rentals are available for half price.

Reservations are required 24 hours in advance. Walk-ins are welcome subject to availability.  Advance payment is required. Confirmed tours are non-refundable if cancelled within 24 hours.
Register now Online! Days: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Time: 1:00-3:00pm
Dates: December 9 - March 31
Fees:  $35 adults, $17.50 under 16


Adventure Guided Snowshoe Tour (Ages 10 & up)

Ready for a winter adventure? Join our experienced guides for a three-hour snowshoe adventure through historic mining remnants and rich wildlife habitat with views of the Ten Mile range.  The Adventure Tour is offered on Sundays and Wednesdays. If interested in this tour on a different day, please call 970-547-7889 for special arrangements.

The Adventure Tour is a MODERATELY STRENUOUS tour. The tour is 3 hours. Rentals are available for half price.

Reservations are required 24 hours in advance. Walk-ins are welcome subject to availability. Advance payment is required. Confirmed tours are non-refundable if cancelled within 24 hours. 
Register now Online! Days: Sunday, Wednesday
Time: 12:00-3:00pm
Dates: December 5 - April 1
Fees:  $45 adults, $22.50 under 16


Full Moon Snowshoe Tour (All Ages) 

Don't miss this guided, evening snowshoe under the full moon! Explore the evening forest, the night sky, and search for nocturnal animals guided by our staff and the moonlight. Cost is $25 and includes snowshoes. Children are 50% off with paying adult (one child per paying adult). Post tour, we return to the Clubhouse for socializing and a light meal.

Register now Online!Click “Register Now!” to see the days and times tour is offered.  


New Moon Snowshoe Tour (All Ages) 

Experience the wilderness up close and personal, in total darkness! Our experienced guides will provide historical and environmental insights into our local habitat. The gentle terrain and quiet darkness make wildlife sighting likely! Headlamps, snowshoes and a light meal are provided. Children are 50% off with a paying adult, (one child per adult).

Register now Online!Click “Register Now!” to see the days and times tour is offered.



 Full moon snowshoe tour

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