Trail Report: Ashland County
Reported By: Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce
Date of Report: 12/08/2014
Trail Conditions: Trails Closed
Snow Cover: 6 to 12 inches
Area Report: Because of the state’s muzzleloader deer season, the snowmobile trails throughout Ashland County are still CLOSED.
The trails will open on Dec. 10, 2014, weather permitting. Please continue to check www.visitashland.com for detailed reports or, starting in mid-December, call the Snowmobile Report hotline at 1-800-284-9484.
The Tri-County Corridor, a 62-mile stretch of abandoned railroad right-of-way running from Ashland to Superior, is always open. However, regular grooming will not begin until sometime in December.
If you would like a Snowmobile Map/Brochure for Ashland County, let us know and we will be happy to mail one out to you. Please call us at 715/682-2500 or toll-free at 1-800-284-9484.
News & Events: In addition to snowmobiling, Ashland offers cross-country skiing, hiking, snowshoeing, ice fishing, and sledding. And be sure to check listings on our website, www.visitashland.com, for information on our upcoming outdoor events.
Ashland’s King of the Bay Snowmobile Drag Races will be Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, at Maslowski Beach. Held on the ice of Lake Superior’s Chequamegon Bay, this exciting event offers hot snowmobile racing action with 660-foot tracks on both shaved ice and groomed snow. King of the Bay also features raffle prizes, concessions and awards in more than 60 classes. Go to www.ashlandkingofthebay.com for more details.