Snowmobile Trail Reports 2017-18 Archives
All Iron County snowmobile and ATV trails will be closed effective Monday, March 19, 2018 at midnight. Gates along the trails will be closed.
All ATV trails will remain closed until break-up conditions recede. ATV trails will open on a trail-by-trail basis as trail conditions dry up and have been inspected for washouts and grade integrity. This is estimated to be mid-May.
Thank you for your cooperation during this seasonal transition time.
March 19 2018
More warm weather last week did a number on the trails. As of today the county has not closed the trails yet, so you are still able to get out to ride and in fact was saw a few sleds running around this past weekend but it is getting harder and harder to access the woods trails. If you want to run around the flowage or out in the woods you still can, but for the most part the bulk of the trail system is no longer rideable. Thank you everyone for a great season and for your business at the Great Northern Hotel and also the Wolf’s Den Bar & Grill.
February 28, 2018
With two warm days behind us and a few more to go the trails have taken a hit as the meltdown has begun. Riders are still reporting good trails in the woods, going to the flowage, and around the area, but the in town, town roads, and railroad grade are melting away fast. As soon as you get out of town and into the woods the trails are Good. Some colder temps and possible snow next week leaves us to say we are not done yet. The 12″ received last week has added to our base. Our advice is next weekend might be better than this weekend, but if you want to ride you can find some good riding!
Monitoring a little warm up this week, but after Wednesday we drop back down to normal temps and have a chance to pick up a little Lake Effect snow. Trails as of today are still in Good Condition with some areas reporting icy corners and Trail 17 (the grade) being thin. Overall excellent riding this week reported by all riders.
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