Reported By: Sue
Trail Report: Bayfield County
Date of Report: 03/09/2015
Trail Conditions: Poor
Snow Cover: 0-12 inches
Area Report: With temperatures in the 40’s & 50’s, spring trail conditions prevail throughout the county. Expect bare spots & stretches with slightly better conditions north of US Hwy 2. Grooming operations have ceased for the season.
Trail #63 is closed from County Highway E to Bibon Road. Trail closed signs will be posted. Riders should obey all signs and follow signed trails and road routes when necessary.
A portion of Trail #1 to Cornucopia is closed from Echo Valley Road to Henkens Road for the remainder of the winter due to logging activity. Riders should follow re-route signs and use Echo Valley, Echo Valley Gravel Pit and Henkens Roads as connection routes.
There will be logging activity on Trail #40 south of Almstead Road, Trail #40 north of Lenawee Road, on Trail #31 a few miles south of Mulligan Creek Road, east of the end of 43 Road (approximately 0.5 miles of trail) and Trail #31 near the Sawyer County line. Use extra caution while traveling in these areas.
There will be drilling and heavy equipment operations south of Gravel Pit Road on Trail #31 until further notice. Riders may encounter some stretches of trail with little or no snow on the surface. Use caution and obey all signs in the area.
Please stay on the designated trails and routes. Changes to the trail system are marked with signage on the trails, so when in doubt, follow the signs. There are new trail maps available. Please contact the Bayfield County Tourism Office at 715-373-6125 to get yourself a copy today.
For a detailed report of US Forest Service Roads, see the Bayfield report.
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