Over 40 kilometers of groomed trail system accessible within 20 minutes of Bend, Oregon.

Skier on Gentian trail

Making Connections

The trails at Meissner server as a connecting point for good friends, a healthy lifestyle, and giving back to the community.

XC Ladies having fun in the VIrginia Meissner parking lot.


You’ve done it! Welcome the newest member of our Meissner Family…more details

PB100 Groomer
XC Skiing for the Community, by the Community
A volunteer organization fueled purely by donations, supporters, and lots of heart.

Meissner Nordic Updates

Holiday Grooming

The most recent storm gifted the Meissner community with over a foot of new snow!  Current depths are 6" - 12".  We plan on grooming daily beginning Monday, December 22 - Thursday, January 1.  If it rains grooming will be suspended for the day. Currently Tangent, Cinder Pit, Manzanita, and Snowbush have been packed and are ready.  Groomers will be out first thing tomorrow. Happy Holidays!

Meissner Location

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The community trails are located at the Virginia Meissner SnoPark, 14 miles West of Bend, Oregon on the way to Mt. Bachelor along the Cascade Lakes Highway (a.k.a. Century Drive).

Meissner Going’s On

New building gets new benches

Some new benches were brought up and placed into our new building! Please join us in thanking John Howcroft, Larry Katz and Gary Klinger for building them!      …more details

Meissner Nordic Corporate Team

We have a strong group of businesses and organizations that support Meissner Nordic's mission. These businesses impact our capability to bring about groomed trails for everyone.  Please show your gratitude/support for these organizations - we are    …more details