Trail Report: Price County – Park Falls, Phillips & Prentice
Reported By: Price County Tourism Department
Date of Report: 01/19/2015
Trail Conditions: Very Good
Snow Cover: 9-14
Area Report: Snowmobile trails are in very good condition and all trails are being groomed on a regular basis. Most swamps are being groomed too. Riders are reporting that the trails are good except for a few rough areas where more snow is needed. For your safety and for the safety of the loggers who are trying to make a living out there, please slow down and show respect when traveling through their job sites.
Visit www.pricecountywi.net to view detailed trail reports and lodging information or to order a trail map. Or, call 800-269-4505 for recorded reports and to talk to the Tourism Department staff.
News & Events: Visit the Price County Tourism website, www.pricecountywi.net, for event details.
Winter Fest Tavern League Tour – January 16 – 25, 2015; ends at 10 a.m. Sun., January 25; no entry fee to participate; cash prizes; a Tour Sheet & map can be printed from the Price County Tavern League website.
Prentice Bushbenders 9th Annual Pancake Breakfast – January 18, 2015; 7 a.m. – noon; Chequamegon Sportsmen’s Club, W4602 Highway 8, Prentice.
Sno-Drovers Poker Run & Breakfast Buffet – January 22, 23 & 24, 2015; breakfast buffet Saturday 8-11 a.m. at W770 Wind Song Lane, Park Falls; poker run ends 6 p.m. Saturday at that same location.
Phillips Winter Fest – January 24 & 25, 2015; Saturday – Ice Fishing Contest on Duroy, Elk and Long lakes 6am-4pm, win $5,000 if you catch the tagged fish, plus everyone that registers a fish will be entered in a drawing; 6pm Snowmobile Parade with FIREWORKS to follow on Lake Duroy; Saturday & Sunday – Cor PowerSports Snowmobile Races 9am on Wilson Lake; Sunday – Phillips Chaparral’s Breakfast 8:30-11:30am at 784 N. Lake Avenue, Phillips, on Trail #102, with drawings for the Tavern League Tour and raffle winners to follow.
Cor PowerSports Cross Country Snowmobile Races – January 24 & 25, 2015, on Wilson Lake; registration is Fri. 6-8 p.m. & Sat. 7-8 a.m.; parade lap is at 8:30 a.m., racing is 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Northwoods Hi-Riders Radar Speed Run – January 31, 2015, on Solberg Lake beginning at 10 a.m.; Two 1,000 ft. tracks, 1 ice & 1 snow; cc classes, antique classes and very entertaining lawn mower class.
Elk River Pioneers Breakfast Buffet – February 1, 2015, 8:30-11:30 a.m. at 783 N. Lake Ave., Phillips, on Trail #102.
Elk River Pioneers Poker Run & Picnic – February 13 & 14, 2015, picnic begins Sat. 11 a.m. at Russo’s Hill – Trail #80 / #12 southwest of Wilson Lake, Phillips; Poker Run final drawing is Saturday 8 p.m. at N8221 E. Wilson Flowage Road, Phillips (Wilson Lake).
Northwoods Hi-Riders Valentine’s Day Dance – February 14, 2015 – 6 – 10 p.m. at N10091 Musser Road, Phillips (Musser Lake).