Munising Area Trail Conditions report for the Alger County area provided by Munising Snowmobile Rentals.
Weekend Trail Conditions Look Promising!
GROOMING OPERATIONS: We are hanging on to our most of our base. The trails are grooming out nicely. All of our trails are expected to be cleaned up and groomed by Friday morning. Watch reports for updated conditions as the Southern trail is lacking snow right now.
Trail 8 - Very Good to Good
Trail 7 South - Good to Fair. Some icy spots and trail is Fair for about the last 8 miles heading South to CR440. Holes near Doe Lake Road again. Use caution.
Trail 7 North - Good. Some thin icy areas as you appraoch Christmas.
Trail 419W (Munising-Christmas) - Fair. Water holes and minor moguls. The first few miles out of Munising has minor moguls and icy spots. Watch for water holes on edges of trail here too. Fair Trail after that. (to be groomed Thursday)
Trail 422 (Miners Castle) - Mostly Fair. (SEE CAUTION) To be groomed Thursday.
Trail 419E (to Trail 8) - Very Good.
Trail 419 (Wetmore-Munising) - Fair to Poor. The last half mile toward Munising has dirty, icy conditions as you approach M-28 from the East.
(Groomer will be passing through there Thursday but may not be able to do much - will report afterwards)
WEATHER: Currently 20 degrees, 18 mph N Winds, Light Snow
Past 24 Hour Snowfall: 3" South, 3" North (approximate).
CAUTIONS, WARNINGS and UPDATES:
CAUTION! Trail 422 has a 3/4 mile section that will be shared with logging trucks. This is located between M-28 and H-58. Please ride with caution and give right of way. Currently there is very little snow in this stretch because of bulldozing.
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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