Munising Area Trail Conditions report for the Alger County area provided by Munising Snowmobile Rentals.
TRAIL REPORT: 6:00 a.m., Friday, 2/17/17
GROOMING OPERATIONS: Pisten Bully is down with continued drive train issues. Trail 8 and Trail 7 North, Trail 7 South to the Buckhorn and Trail 422 groomed yesterday by the Deere and the non-stop driver transfer grooming routine. We cannot thank the operators enough for this. Sunny Warm weather for the next 5 days so grooming operations may only be at night.
(unless noted otherwise, conditions reported after grooming)
TRAIL CONDITIONS: Overall Good to Very Good with light traffic.
Trail 8 - Good to Very Good.
Trail 7 South - Good to very Good.(moguls will form quickly)
Trail 7 North - Very Good to Good as you approach Christmas.
Trail 419W (Munising-Christmas) - Fair to Good. Moguls in the narrow trail sections. (scheduled for grooming tonight)
Trail 422 (Miners Castle) - Good to Very Good.
Trail 419E (to Trail 8) - Very Good.
Trail 419 (Wetmore-Munising) - Fair to Good, Moguls forming quickly.
WEATHER: 26 degrees, 6 mph S Winds, Clear/Sunny
Past 24 Hour Snowfall: 0" South, 0" North (approximate).
CAUTIONS, WARNINGS and UPDATES:
CAUTION FOR TRAIL 7 South:
Mogul Hazard just south of Doe Lake Road (3.5 miles south of Trail 8) has been reduced. Stop signs still in place due to underlying trail condition. Reduce speeds here and ride with caution.
CAUTION FOR TRAIL 419:
Standing and flowing water creating soft spots in wet areas of the hills closer to Munising. RIDE WITH CAUTION.
CAUTION FOR TRAIL419 (Munising Wetmore Connector) - Trail 419 connector is OPEN. Please use caution when riding. It's a congested area with driveway crossings. PLEASE obey all stop signs and give right-of-way to vehicles.
IN TOWN TRAIL ETIQUETTE
Private Property owners allow us to use their land for trail connectors.
PLEASE respect the allowed use by staying on the trail, ride safely and stop at all driveways. PLEASE give vehicles the right of way, especially when they are trying to turn off of the major roadways. Remember Cars have the right of way and you are responsible for any related vehicular accidents. These connectors need annual approval so PLEASE ride with respect and courtesy so we can keep them open year after year!
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