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Snow & Trail Report

Cross Country Ski Trail Conditions

Last Updated: Wednesday, Apr 16, 2014

Sawbill Campground

Nearest Community: Tofte
Included Trails: Sawbill Trail
Total KM: 2km
Report Date: Jan 8th, 2014
Base: 609"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: Trace" Last 7 Days: 6" Avg Depth: 24"
Condition Notes:
Grooming report has not been provided.  This is a remote loop in the Sawbill Campground.      

Summit View / Tofte Trail

Nearest Community: Tofte
Included Trails: Tofte Trail, Summit View
Total KM: 4.4km
Report Date: Apr 9th, 2014
Base: "
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: " Last 7 Days: " Avg Depth: "
Condition Notes:
Grooming has ceased for the season.  See next winter! Details on the website at http://sugarbushtrail.org/ski_trails.php  MN Ski Pass required.

Sugarbush Trails

Nearest Community: Tofte
Included Trails: Hogback Loop, Wood Duck Loop, Piece of Cake Loop, Homestead Loop, Picnic Loop, Bridge Run
Total KM: 39.7km
Report Date: Apr 9th, 2014
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Snowfall: Last 24hrs: " Last 7 Days: " Avg Depth: "
Condition Notes:
Grooming has ceased for the season.  See next winter! Details on the website at http://sugarbushtrail.org/ski_trails.php . MN Ski Pass required.

Moose Fence Cluster

Nearest Community: Tofte
Included Trails: Upland Loop, Moose Fence, Maple Loop, Maple Loop - Picnic Loop Connection
Total KM: 12.5km
Report Date: Apr 9th, 2014
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Snowfall: Last 24hrs: " Last 7 Days: " Avg Depth: "
Condition Notes:
Grooming has ceased for the season.  See next winter! Details on the website at http://sugarbushtrail.org/ski_trails.php . MN Ski Pass required.

Oberg Mountain Trails

Nearest Community: Tofte
Included Trails: Oberg Loop, West Oberg Loop, Onion River Road
Total KM: 19.4km
Report Date: Apr 9th, 2014
Base: "
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: " Last 7 Days: " Avg Depth: "
Condition Notes:
Grooming has ceased for the season.  See next winter! Details on the website http://sugarbushtrail.org/ski_trails.php . MN Ski Pass required.

Lutsen Mt. Nordic

Nearest Community: Lutsen
Included Trails: Ullr
Total KM: 5km
Report Date: Jan 10th, 2014
Base: 12+"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: Trace" Last 7 Days: 8-10" Avg Depth: 24+"
Condition Notes:
More information at lutsen.com

Lutsen / Spruce Creek Cluster

Nearest Community: Lutsen
Included Trails: Massie Loop
Total KM: 6.2km
Report Date: Feb 22nd, 2014
Base: 18+"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: 12" Last 7 Days: 12-24" Avg Depth: 36+"
Condition Notes:
Trails are groomed and reported as narrow. Trail report More information: http://norpinetrails.org/

Cascade Trails Cluster

Nearest Community: Lutsen
Included Trails: Upper Ridge Run, Lower Ridge Run, Pioneer Loop, Lakeside Trails, Cascade Lodge Loop, Lookout Mountain, Cascade to Hall / Massie, Solbakken to Caribou
Total KM: 50.8km
Report Date: Mar 28th, 2014
Base: 12-20"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: 1" Last 7 Days: 4-6" Avg Depth: 24-36"
Condition Notes:

Bally Creek Cluster

Nearest Community: Lutsen
Included Trails: Bally Creek Connection
Total KM: 4km
Report Date: Jan 15th, 2014
Base: 10-12"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: 1" Last 7 Days: 4" Avg Depth: 15-20+"
Condition Notes:
For more information see: http://www.norpinetrails.org/

Cascade State Park Cluster

Nearest Community: Lutsen
Included Trails: Park River (East Side), Moose Mountain Loop
Total KM: 6.5km
Report Date: Feb 14th, 2014
Base: 10-14"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: 5" Last 7 Days: 6" Avg Depth: 24-30+"
Condition Notes:
All trails are groomed. Some drifting.  Snow is very deep in the woods.  Trail along Lake Superior also groomed & tracked. Come up to Cascade River for your winter adventure.  http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/snow_depth/trails.html?facility_id=4112

Deer Yard Trails Cluster

Nearest Community: Lutsen
Included Trails: Main Loop, Short Loop, Beaver Pond, Fire Tower
Total KM: 19.4km
Report Date: Mar 28th, 2014
Base: 24+"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: Trace" Last 7 Days: 4-6" Avg Depth: 36+"
Condition Notes:

Bally Creek Ski System Cluster

Nearest Community: Grand Marais
Included Trails: Bally Creek Ski System
Total KM: 18km
Report Date: Jan 15th, 2014
Base: 12"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: 1+" Last 7 Days: 1+" Avg Depth: 36+"
Condition Notes:
All trails are groomed in the Bally Creek system (with the exception of the ski thru to Co. 45), packed, and tracked, and the FS Road 158 is tracked and also groomed for skating.  Please do not snowshoe on the groomed trail or ski with dogs.  There is a one kilometer trail for skijoring with your dog and it starts off of the public lot (lower lot).    Trails require MN Ski Pass available at area gas stations. The groomer is attempting to pack and track the ski thru today.  Call 387-1162 with any questions.   .

Pincushion Mountain

Nearest Community: Grand Marais
Included Trails: East Overlook Loop, West Overlook Loop, Pincushion Mountain Loop, North Advanced, Upper Snowman Loops, Lower Snowman Loops, B&B Loop, Canyon Curves Loop, Ole Hyvaa Loop, Hilfiker Hill Loop, 3 K Cut Off
Total KM: 24.7km
Report Date: Mar 25th, 2014
Base: 16-18"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: Trace" Last 7 Days: 4-6" Avg Depth: 36+"
Condition Notes:
Groomered March 22. Come on out and ski! Looks like a great late March skiing. Updates on Pincushion FB page MN Ski Pass required. More information: http://pincushiontrails.org/  

Central Gunflint Trails Cluster

Nearest Community: Gunflint Trail
Included Trails: Poplar Creek, Ox Cart, Bear Cub World Cup, Old Lodgging Camp, Wolf Point, Red Pine, North/South Link, Beaver Dam, Summer Home Road, Moose Pasture, Cross Fox, Moose Ridge, Ridge Run, Deer Moose
Total KM: 98.4km
Report Date: Mar 28th, 2014
Base: 15"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: 4" Last 7 Days: 4" Avg Depth: 27-30"
Condition Notes:

Banadad Trail Cluster

Nearest Community: Gunflint Trai
Included Trails: Lace Lake, Tim Knopp, Tall Pines, Seppalla
Total KM: 14km
Report Date: Jan 27th, 2014
Base: 10-12"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: Trace" Last 7 Days: 6-8" Avg Depth: 24+"
Condition Notes:
41 Kilometers- entire Banadad Trail System open and tracked on January 23 and 24th.  http://banadad.blogspot.com/

Upper Gunflint Trails Cluster

Nearest Community: Gunflint Trail
Included Trails: North Star, West End, East End, South Rim, Big Pine, Lonely Lake, Overlook, Ham Lake, Rabbit Run, Highlands, Cut Across, Magnetic Rock, Aspen Valley Power Line
Total KM: 69.5km
Report Date: Feb 28th, 2014
Base: 15+"
Snowfall: Last 24hrs: Trace" Last 7 Days: 13" Avg Depth: 28-35"
Condition Notes:
Km groomed classic – 65 k Km groomed Skating – 30k Trail conditions –Great!!  All trails are open. Last Grooming day was Feb 23rd and will be groomed again before the weekend.   Snowfall for season: 84 inches. For additional information and ski passes contact Gunflint Lodge, Gunflint Pines Resort, & Heston's Lodge.  


More Trails! Get snow and condition reports for all of the trails in Cook County at www.cookcountymnevents.com/snowconditions2.cfm »

For full, up-to-date info on all winter trails in the area, visit the WTIP Snow Sports Report.