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Trail Report – : Bayfield County, Wisconsin – January 12, 2023

Trail Conditions: Good
Snow Cover: 8-10 inches
Date of Report: January 12, 2023
Area Report:

Bayfield County trails are in great shape. Trees and branches continue to fall. Please ride with CAUTION.

Barnestormers  –  All of Barnes trails are in excellent condition and are being groomed at least twice a week. Continue to be on the lookout for hazards as there are still low hanging branches and trees still occasionally fall across the trail. 

Drummond Sno Jacks  –  All Drummond trails are in good condition. All trails have been groomed in the past 48 hours except #4 to Sanborn, which will be groomed Thursday. Lake Owen stick trail is up, ride with caution, very rough.

Frosty’s Vintage Riders  –  No report

Namakagon Trail Groomers  –  NTG trails are in excellent condition. 8-10” base. Trails will be groomed Thursday and throughout the weekend.

Northern Adventures (Iron River Area)  –  All trails in the Iron River area are in great shape. Corridor in from Brule to road 241 in EXCELLENT shape. 

South Shore Trails Club  –  All South Shore trails are groomed and in great shape. Trail 1 towards Herbster needs brushing help. 

Washburn Valhellers –  Trails in the Washburn area continue to be in excellent condition. Most trails are being groomed 2x per week. #13, 35 and 31 around Valhalla were groomed Wednesday. Trail #13, 33, 31 and 63 will be groomed Thursday and #13 into Washburn and toward Ashland on Friday.

 A few trouble wet spots on Trail 1 from Mountain Rd to Henkins Rd.

White River Ramblers –  All trails in the Delta area are in great shape. 

News and Reports:


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For further information:
Bayfield County Forestry & Parks
117 E 5th Street
Washburn, WI 54891
Office: 715-373-6114

Snowmobile Information:


Order a snowmobile map online or pick one up at area businesses. You can also download the Avenza app (for free) and get the updated Snowmobile Map on your device before you hit the trails – locate yourself on the trail map with GPS so you can see where you are, even with no cell reception! If you’d like to see the sponsor businesses on the same type of map, try the Trail Treker app ($1.99).

Be sure to stop in, warm up and patronize the businesses on our snowmobile map. Their advertising makes it possible to print and distribute the map.