Trail Report: Hurley
Reported By:Hurley Area Chamber of Commerce
Date of Report:11/14/2014
Trail Conditions: Trails Closed
Snow Cover: 36 to 49 inches
Area Report: Snow, Snow, Snow and more Snow! We have anywhere from 36 inches to 49 inches depending where you are in the county. They are out rolling the trails right now as you are reading this. This is going to make for an excellent base! Now we are waiting for the cold weather to come in and freeze up the water crossings. Tentative date for snowmobile trails to be open is December 1st. Get your sleds ready my friends!
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.