Northern Minnesota Snowmobile Trail Conditions


We are located about 35 miles northeast of Grand Rapids, centrally located amongst the trail system and we have direct access to the Herb Brandstrom Trail.

Gas Stations/Convenience Stores and restaurants are located throughout the trail systems.  We have snowmobile maps that we will give you and can also give you suggestions on which trails to ride and which places to stop at for gas and great food – all accessible by snowmobile!

Snowmobile Trail Conditions:  We get out and ride the trails as much as we can so we will update our website with trails conditions often.

Northern Minnesota Snowmobile Trail Conditions

2-14-2019 Snowmobile Trail Conditions:  THE TRAILS ARE AWESOME!!!  We have tons of snow and the trails are in excellent condition!!  Get up here and ride with us before the snowmobile season is done!!

Mid-week winter special:  stay 2 nights (Sunday thru Thursday stays) and get the 3rd night free!!!

SNOWMOBILE CLUBS: We have 5 cabins available to accommodate large groups.   

The Current Snow Depth: 24 – 30 inches


The following Trails are located north and northeast of Grand Rapids. Here’s a link to open up the snowmobile map.  Look for the red #20 in the top right-hand side of the map. That’s where we are located and the following is trail conditions for the trails around us. 

Herb Brandstrom, Scenic Park, Little Bear, Circle T, Circle L Trails:
2-13-19  We were out and about today on are northern sections grooming it all up that includes the Scenic State Park loop, Herb Brandstrom, and the Circle L they are all in very good shape with all the recent snow we have been getting.

We will have our other groomer out tomorrow evening doing are southern sections of trails this includes the Cameron Lake trail, Antler Lake Spur, the southern half of the Herb Brandstrom and the Taconite Spur trail.

Everything should be groomed and in great shape for the long weekend. The weather will even be nice to get out and enjoy.

We will be selling hotdogs on Saturday at the INTERSECTION OF THE TACONITE TRAIL AND THE HERB BRANDSTROM

Keep the pretty side up
See ya in da swamp

Trails are in excellent condition.  Logging is happening on the Circle L trail so be cautious.  (Swampsiders Snowmobile Club)

Tim Corey, Circle L & Bear Lake Trail: 
2-14-19  The Bear Lake Trail, as well as the Little Bear Trail up to the Circle L, was groomed on 2/12/2019.  The Tim Corey was groomed on 2/11/19. Trails are in excellent condition.    (DNR)

Bigfork Lions, Wilderness Willie Trail, Effie Connection, Marcell, Circle T, & Cameron Trails:
2-13-19    The snow is really piling up! This is the grooming schedule for the week. Tuesday, Effie South to Cameron and the Lions trail. Wednesday, Marcell North and Cameron. Thursday, Wilderness Willie, Circle T, and Bowstring trail. Friday, Marcell South to the divide.  Trails are in excellent condition  (Marcell Snowdrifters)

Taconite Trail:   
2-14-19   Grand Rapids to Hwy 65 was groomed on 2/14/2019. The section of trail between Hwy 65 and Hwy 73 is being groomed on 2/14/2019. There is some logging activity around Hwy 65 and Stoney Brook shelter so please ride with caution and keep to the right. Trail is in excellent condition.    (DNR)

Bearskin Trail, Wolftrack Trail, Cook Access Trail:
2-14-19  Trails are groomed twice a week.  Trails are in excellent condition   (Cook Timberwolves Snowmobile Club)

Day Brook, Nashwauk, Lud Mandich, Delbert Brandstrom & Lawron Trails: 
2-14-19   Waiting for an update.  Trails are groomed and in good to excellent condition  (Lawron Trail Riders)

Keystone, Diamond Lake, Dirty Mike’s & Hornet Spur Trails:  
1-16-2019 No report yet. (Itasca Snow Rangers) 

Greenway, Blackberry, Pelkey, Pengilly, Charter & Goodland Trails: 
2-14-19  Our crews are out grooming today and tomorrow. We will be in good shape for the weekend..   Trails are in excellent condition  (Greenway Snowmobile Club)

Suomi & Clearwater Trail:  

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2-14-2019  Trail was groomed 2/12/19.  Trails are in excellent condition  (38’ers Snowmobile Club)

For more information on the trails and trail conditions give us a call!!  218-245-1470

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The Taconite State Trail extends 165 miles from Grand Rapids, Minnesota to Ely, Minnesota and intersects the Arrowhead State Trail west of Lake Vermilion. On the Grand Rapids end, the trail is paved for the first 6 miles for in-line skating and biking. The rest of the trail is natural surface used primarily in the winter months for snowmobiling.


A Mobile app to track your ride. This app is a must have.  It shows the trails, where you are on the trails, points of interest, and much more.  Our best feature is the ability to post trail conditions!!

If you don’t have a snowmobile of your own and would like to rent, contact Rapids Rental in Grand Rapids. You can either pick up a rental sled there – or ask them to deliver it right to the resort! Call 800-542-0036 for more information on renting.


Don’t forget that Snowmobile Safety Certification is required by law for residents born after December 31, 1976.  Click HERE for more information.