Trail Report

Sunday March 31, 2019 5:15AM

Good overall conditions

Light snowfall

2 general warnings

1 trail warning

A few inches of fresh snow fell with overall great late season trail riding. Trails are staying flat with a good base across most of our system. A few icy corners are starting to form with In-town trails getting dirty along the roadsides.
Operator Tyler did a grooming run from Wetmore to 7 miles North of Shingleton yesterday with great results. Get out and enjoy this last day of the official grooming season.
The Pisten Bully is still located on the side of Trail 8 right near M-94 in Shingleton so ride with caution in that area. It’s been awhile now, hopefully it’s picked up before trees start growing through it.

Snow is still in the forecast for today and Sunday so STAY TUNED!

Past 24 hour Grooming Operations:
Trail 8 East to 7 miles North of Shingleton, Trail 419 East

Today’s Forecast: Scattered Snow Showers, 31 degrees, 15 to 20 mph North wind.

Cover Photo: Trail 8 East

PLEASE ride with caution, stay right and be respectful, stay on the trail and off the throttle when in the towns.


- The warm daytime weather has created a few icy corners and patches. Slow down, stay right and ride with caution.


- Road clearing for logging trucks has started on the North leg of Trail 422. A short section just as you come off of H-58 is being cleared by dozers. Another short section just North of Shingleton on Trail 8 has also been cleared for logging trucks. Ride with caution in these areas and watch for heavy equipment as you pass through.

Trail Conditions

8 East - Shingleton


Light fresh Snow, groomed Saturday, Flat. Some gravel and bare pavement on connector through Shingleton - STAY ON TRAIL.

8 West - Chatham

Fair to Good

Light fresh Snow, groomed Wednesday night. Light chop

7 South - CR440

Fair to Good

Light fresh Snow, groomed Monday night. Light chop. few thin spots in open field areas.

7 North - Christmas

Fair to Good

Light fresh Snow, groomed Wednesday night. Some bare spots along last 2 miles on Christmas end.

419 East - Wetmore


Light fresh Snow, groomed Wednesday night.

419 West - Munising

Fair to Good

Light fresh Snow, groomed Saturday night. Smooth with light chop between Munising and Wetmore with a few dirt patches. Dirty snow along sides of M-28.

418 - Au Train

Fair to Good

Light fresh Snow. Choppy in areas.

TRAIL 418 NOTICE - VERY ROUGH HAZARD Location: 1 1/2 miles East of AuTrain. Recent snow melt damaged a 1/8 mile section of trail. Slow down and Use caution when riding this area. DETOUR: Take Trail 417 South from Brownstone Junction to Trail 8 East.

417 - Brownstone Jnct.

Fair to Good

Light fresh Snow. Choppy in areas.

422 - Miners Castle


Light fresh Snow, groomed Sunday night. Fifty percent bare road and gravel along 2 mile section of trail on H-58.

Wetmore Spur


Light Fresh Snow, groomed Friday. Flat.