Trail Conditions: Fair
Snow Cover: 6-18+ inches on trails
Date of Report: January 9, 2020
January 9, 2020 – 8:06am 19 degrees
SNOWMOBILE TRAILS IN EAGLE RIVER
Variety of ALL Conditions
Some icy corners
Bump up in temps today. 32 for a high & with the bump up SNOW in the forecast. Could be a wintery mix. 1-3 inches of SNOW forecast by the weather guys. Tomorrow, Friday high of 24 & low of 5. From then on temps are dropping into the teens for highs & teens at night. Next SNOW is out a bit, next Tuesday.
Today at 9am is the first Sno-Eagles Thursday Guided Trail Ride. Meet at the Historic Railroad Depot on Trail 10/13 in downtown Eagle River. Near the Friendship House Restaurant.
Grooming overnight according to Groomer Tracking Systems show the following trails were groomed over the last 24 hours.
10/13 from the groomer barn heading south thru town down 3/Alt13 south to Three Lakes trails connect
10E from left off “the grade” completely to the east connect with Three Lakes. Including 9MI.
10/13 from the groomer barn heading north all the way to the 17N intersection
17N to 1 intersection
1 to the Eagle Lake Boat Launch (lake not open at this point)
13N to Bauer’s Dam turn around
70W to the St. Germain turn around
7 aka Paintball field to Hwy H
17S to Sugar Camp turn around
17S from 17/7aka Paintball Field intersection to the Sugar Camp connect. This area is improving as Club has been packing snow into the wet mushy areas to firm up. Several rough & mushy sections. Was groomed in last 24 hours.
Section of 10/13 from Hwy G to Adams Rd – this area had water & mushy/muddy areas. The Club is also working on this area packing snow in to firm up. Rough sections. Was groomed in last 24 hours.
Wisconsin River Bridge aka 10W/13N – frozen but very icy under snow. No regular grooming from the eastside trail & across bridge due to conditions so expect rough & potential for soft spots. West side section of trail much on Deep Lk Rd was recently groomed but is pretty rough.
Catfish & Eagle Lake Trails are NOT MARKED. Please stay off. A group is checking periodically for ice depth & slush. Stay tuned.
THINKING COLD & DOIN’ THE SNOW DANCE!
Bus week with no riding. Riding tomorrow! See you on this trails!
THE SNOWMOBILE CAPITAL OF THE WORLD® – Eagle River
Phone Trail Updates 715.479.5185
Sno-Eagles Snowmobile Club
News and Reports:
January 9 – First Thursday Ride – Meet at the Historic Railroad Depot on Trail 13 – 9am
January 17-19 – World Championship Snowmobile Derby – Food Booth Volunteers needed
Handy Snowmobile Links
Wisconsin Snowmobile Registration
Discount Trail Pass for Snowmobile Club Members – $10
Standard Wisconsin Trail Pass – $30
Out of State Trail Pass – $50
Vilas County Map It Trail App GPS style app of all trails in Vilas Cty. Plus includes the brown 3 digit emergency numbering system. If an emergency happens call 911 & give them that number. Find you quicker.
Groomer Tracking Systems (GTS) Gives you trails groomed in last 24, 48 & 96 hours