Trail Report: Hurley
Reported By:Hurley Area Chamber of Commerce
Date of Report:03/17/2014
Trail Conditions: Good
Snow Cover: 22 inches on the ground, 138.3 inches of snow to date
Area Report: Trails are still be groomed. They are reported to be slippery and icy in spots. Please remember that this is late season riding. Keep an eye out for deer on the trail. Swamps may be icy and slushy so please be VERY cautious when you are around them. Plowed roads are bare and so are crossings. They are calling for a storm starting tonight. Plan for a great last weekend of riding this weekend!
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.