Trail Report: Hurley
Reported By:Hurley Chamber of Commerce
Date of Report:12/19/2014
Trail Conditions: Good
Snow Cover: 6-12 inches
Area Report: The Iron County snowmobile and winter ATV trails are open. Riders need to use caution as open water or icy conditions may exist. And please remember WINTER ATV/UTV TRAILS
Any snowmobile trails posted with both ATV and Snowmobile signs are open to ATVs/UTVs in the winter. Please compare your Iron County ATV map to your snowmobile map and make a note of those trails. Also, ATV/UTV trail riding is allowed only as long as the average daily temperature is less than 30 degrees, due to the fact that they have the potential to do much greater damage to the trails during warming conditions.
News & Events:
Hurley is the destination of choice for many riders wishing to enjoy a delicious meal or rest after a long on the trails in one of many comfortable lodging accommodations. It is home to the famous Red Light Snowmobile Rally every December, the first snowmobiling event of the season.
Trails of interest throughout this county are numerous. A few favorite trek is on Trail 3 to quaint Saxon Harbor nestled on the shores of majestic Lake Superior. A journey on Corridor 17 guides riders south along the Upper Michigan border past beautiful Pine Lake. This trail crosses many rivers and creeks offering excellent viewing of wildlife and the natural splendor common to Iron County, Trail 77 takes a southwestern course through the rich historic iron mining towns of Montreal, Pence and Iron Belt with a unique opportunity to view the Plummer Mine Headframe. This is the only remaining mine headframe in Wisconsin.