Trail Report

Saturday March 14, 2020 3:44AM

Very Good overall conditions

No snowfall

0 general warnings

3 trail warnings

GROOMING RESUMED WITH GREAT RESULTS!

Overall trail conditions are very good to good with a soft snow covering and good base. Plenty of snow with great riding conditions. Near the towns we have bare roads and dirty/icy snow on trails running along the roadways. Trail 419 between Munising and Wetmore has the big hill on the Munising side icy at the top with moguls on the inside corners. Enjoy the Trails and Ride Safe!

Past 24 hour Grooming Operations: Trail 8 from 7 miles North of Shingleton to Trail 417, Trail 419 into Wetmore and Wetmore Spur, Trail 7 South to Buckhorn Road, Trail 7 North, Trail 417 and Trail 418

Forecast: Flurries, High 29ºF, Winds N 10 to 15 mph Gusts to 40 mph
Currently: Flurries, 28º F, Winds NW 14 mph Gusts to 28 mph

Photos: Cover – Trail 8 East   Gallery – Trail 8 East and North of Shingleton

Trail Conditions

8 East - Shingleton

Very Good

No fresh snow, flat with a good base, groomed Friday night.

8 West - Chatham

Very Good

No fresh snow, flat with a good base, groomed Friday night.

7 South - CR440

Good

No fresh snow, flat with a good base, groomed to Buckhorn Road Friday night. Scheduled for grooming to CR 440 Saturday.

7 North - Christmas

Very Good

No fresh snow, flat with a good base, groomed Tuesday night, dirty snow and thinner for two miles from Christmas.

419 East - Wetmore

Fair to Good

No fresh snow, fairly flat with a good base, icy in some corners and at the top of the big hill leaving Munising, dirty snow along M-28, groomed from Trail 8 into Wetmore Wednesday night, remainder groomed Friday night. Slow down and stay alert to trail conditions

Un-groomable between Wetmore and Munising due to ice at top of hill not allowing groomers to climb, rideable, just slow down and watch trail conditions.

419 West - Munising

Fair to Good

No fresh snow, fairly flat with a good base, groomed Monday night from Christmas to West Bay Spur. From West bay Spur intersection to Munising it's fairly flat with moguls on inside corners. Slow down and stay alert in that area. Thin and icy close to Munising.

Partially un-groomable due to ice at top of hills not allowing groomers to climb, rideable, just slow down and watch trail conditions.

418 - Au Train

Very Good

No fresh snow, flat with a good base, a few thin areas near marsh as you approach Brownstone intersection. groomed Friday night.

417 - Brownstone Jnct.

Very Good

No fresh snow,flat with a good base, groomed Friday night.

422 - Miners Castle

Good

No fresh snow, fairly flat with a good base, groomed Tuesday to Miners Castle and to H-58 Wednesday night.

Wetmore Spur

Very Good

No fresh snow, flat with a good base, groomed Friday night.

8 North - Shingleton

Very Good

No fresh snow, flat with a good base, Three small areas had gravel showing and a few thin corners, groomed Friday night. There is bare road travel in sections of the Shingleton RR Track / M-28 crossing area.

SHINGLETON WATER HAZARD Use caution when riding Trail 8 between the RR Tracks and the Tanglewood. Melt-water is collecting on the corner of the road and deep in the center.

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