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.


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

Skier on Gentian trail


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 Grooming

Grooming Report — reposted from Meissner Nordic Facebook page

28°F this morning so the trails are a little firmer than they have been the last couple days. A slight dusting on top of the earliest groomed trails (pine drops, Snowbush, Swede Spurs, Gentian). Tangent, Ponderosa, and wild strawberry most recently groomed.. #grooming

Meissner Location

The community trails are located at the Virginia Meissner Sno-Park, 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

Grooming schedule change

We will be grooming Saturday/Sunday/Monday/Tuesday/Thursday to accommodate the President's Day long weekend, rather than the usual Saturday/Sunday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday.    …more details

John Craig McKenzie Pass Nordic Ski

"We will have our annual John Craig McKenzie Pass ski on Saturday, March 18, 2017. The McKenzie Pass highway will be groomed to Dee Wight Observatory. The views are spectacular and we will have an aid    …more details

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