Nordic News

Gaspin’ In the Aspen Summer Woods Run 2019

Where: Arizona Nordic Village (formerly Flagstaff Nordic Center) (Hwy 180, Mile Marker 232) When: Saturday, August 24, 2019, 8:00 A.M. for 15k and 5k, 9:30 A.M. for Kid’s Fun Run What: 15k / 5k / 1k Kid’s Fun Run Course: Download race maps – 15k Race Map and 5k Race Map (PDF forms require Adobe Acrobat Reader) Please contact Ludo Pierson at ludovicpierson@hotmail.com if…

Babbitt Ranches Science Soaring with Eagles

Babbitt Ranches is striving to boost the golden eagle population in Northern Arizona. Efforts are underway to increase the number of golden eagles on Babbitt Ranches, the parent company of the Arizona Nordic Village, in Northern Arizona. Researchers are concerned a drier, warmer climate may be changing the prey base – decreasing the number of small…

Gaspin’ In the Aspen Summer Woods Run 2018

Where: Arizona Nordic Village (formerly Flagstaff Nordic Center) (Hwy 180, Mile Marker 232) When: Saturday, August 25, 2018, 8:00 A.M. for 15k and 5k, 9:30 A.M. for Kid’s Fun Run What: 15k / 5k / 1k Kid’s Fun Run Course: Download race maps – 15k Race Map and 5k Race Map (PDF forms require Adobe Acrobat Reader) Please contact Ludo Pierson at ludovicpierson@hotmail.com if…

Babbitt Ranches Provides Challenging Terrain for Military Search and Recovery Training

Some Grand Canyon hikers from years past may recognize Ken Phillips name, but it may be with mixed feelings that they recall it. The reason for this would be that Phillips is a 29-year National Park Service veteran and former chief of Search and Rescue (SAR) operations, which means that he may have been strapping…

Gaspin’ In the Aspen Summer Woods Run 2017

Where: Arizona Nordic Village (formerly Flagstaff Nordic Center) (Hwy 180, Mile Marker 232) When: August 26, 2017, 8:00 A.M. for 15k and 5k, 9:30 A.M. for Kid’s Fun Run What: 15k / 5k / 1k Kid’s Fun Run Course: Download race maps – 15k Race Map and 5k Race Map (PDF forms require Adobe Acrobat Reader) Please contact Ludo Pierson at ludovicpierson@hotmail.com if you…

Friday Night Bonfires and Movies

Join us every Friday night at 4:00 pm for a cozy bonfire next to the lodge! We will also host a family-friendly movie on the lodge deck starting at 5:00 pm. When there is enough snow to open for skiing, we will sell $5 trail passes and $5 gear rentals from 4:00 pm to 7:00…

New Webcam at Morning Glory Yurt

The Arizona Nordic Village is pleased to announce the installation of a new remote webcam at one of our most beautiful locations along the Peak-A-View Trail! With images taken at 15-minute intervals from sunrise to sunset, you’ll be able to check-in at one of your favorite places in northern Arizona. And maybe it will even…

Landscape Discovery Expo

Landscape Discovery Expo 2016 Babbitt Ranches and Landsward Foundation present Landscape Discovery Expo. Space Exploration ◊ Prehistoric Creatures & Cultures ◊ Rare Wildlife Babbitt Ranches invites you to celebrate 130 years of discovery on the land, including golden eagles, black-footed ferrets, SP Crater, space exploration, ancient cultures and a giant prehistoric reptile, Arizonasaurus babbitti! Enjoy music, presentations, exhibits…

Have Your Next Event at the Nordic Village

“We had a lovely time on Friday skiing at the Nordic Center (now the Arizona Nordic Village) for our holiday party!” – Jana Sterling, SWCA Environmental Consultants. You, too, can do something out of the ordinary for your next office party or event! Do something fun and in a beautiful setting by arranging your next event at…