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

Meissner Nordic Board – looking for help

MEISSNER NORDIC BOARD MEMBER RECRUITMENT We are looking for 5-6 new Board Members for the 2016-2017 season.  Board Members spend an average of 5-10 hours/month throughout the winter months and 1-2 hours/month in the summer.  We ask for a 3 year commitment.  We need assistance with: event coordination, community outreach, trail host coordination, volunteer coordination, project management, graphic design, and website content management. If you love Meissner Nordic and want to get involved behind the scenes to support your ski community,

Meissner Location

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

Changing Room

How do things get built in the new community shelter? Thank Gary Klingler & John Howcroft for volunteering and building out the changing room earlier this season!      …more details

Meissner Luminaria-February 13th, 2016

  Annual Meissner Nordic Club Fundraiser Join us for a magical night of skiing or snowshoeing by the light of hundreds of luminarias to the Meissner Shelter (1.5 mi. one way).  This is a    …more details

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