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

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

Meissner Nordic Updates

Support Meissner – snow is coming!

Dear Meissner supporters and fellow Nordies, With a week or more of summer-like weather to start October, it is hard to believe that the upcoming ski season is only six to seven weeks away. The Meissner Nordic Board is already hard at work getting ready for the first snow fall. On your first trip to the Meissner Sno Park this winter you will notice one big change. Three years ago the Forest Service, in partnership with the Meissner Board, submitted an RTP grant in Salem for funds for a permanent building at the Virginia Meissner Sno-Park

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

Luminaria, February 14th

Annual Meissner Nordic Club Fundraiser  Join us on February 14th for a magical night skiing by the light of hundreds of luminarias to the Meissner Shelter (1.5 mi. one way).  This is a great event for families and is a long standing Meissner    …more details

Learn to Ski Day

Have you been wanting to try Cross Country Skiing but don't know where or how to begin?  Join Meissner Nordic and XC Oregon at the Meissner Ski Trails on January 10th to give it a try.  No prior experience is necessary. XC Oregon coaches,    …more details