Trail Conditions and Area Reports
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The Price County area offers some of the best trails in the state, along with very nice restaurants, resorts and shopping experiences. Whether your out on the trails Snowmobiling, ATVing, Snowshoeing, Hiking, Biking or Skiing you and the family will have a great time in Price County.
Snowmobile Trail Conditions
The Price County Area Trails are scheduled to open on December 16th. There is a lot of snow but the clubs have to get everything ready. Swamps need to be packed, many creeks and streams are still open. Trails around the area have started to open, Tuscobia in Sawyer county and the Iron County Trails are open. Once trails open BE CAREFUL. Watch for open water and downed trees that have not been cleaned up.
Two large storms have dropped over 20" over the last 2 weeks over the area.
Keep an eye on the Park Falls and Phillips Chamber pages for all teh latest updates.
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Price County has 500 miles of trail, maintained by 9 volunteer clubs. You’ll find beautiful scenery and wildlife along the trail system to enhance your experience.
Cross-Country Ski, Snowshoe, Skijor & Fat Tire Bike Trail Report
Good afternoon. Wintergreen Loops A (aspen), B (beaver) and D (deer) were groomed and tracked this morning. There is still water on the trail on loops C (cedar) and Kiddie so they will not be skiable until things freeze up.
Enjoy the weekend
Holy Cross Ski Trail:
Trail was groomed on Friday, 12/6/19. Track is covered by new show but visible and with the firm base, still skiable and great for snowshoeing. Snowshoer's, enjoy the trail but please stay off of the groomed ski track grooves. Plan to groom again before the weekend. Watch for future update.
Squaw Creek Ski Trail:
Entire trail was packed, groomed and tracked on Tuesday 12/10/19. With the cold temperatures the trail is very firm and in great condition for skiing, snowshoeing and fat biking . Snowshoer's and bikers, enjoy the trail but please stay off of the groomed ski track grooves.
Phillips School Forest Single Track Trails:
All of the single track trails were rolled and groomed on Monday night, 12/9/19, after the snow. With the cold temperatures trails are firm and in great shape for snowshoeing and Fat Biking. Snowshoer's and bikers, please stay off of the ski trail except where the single track cross the ski trail.
School Forest Ski Trails:
The trail were rolled on Monday night, 12/9/19, after the snow. The trail is not groomed and no track has been set but firm enough for skate skiing. Plan to groom later this week so check back for updates. The ski trails are for skiing only. Snowshoer's and Fat Bikers please use the beautiful Single Track Trail system at the School Forest.
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ALL TRAILS LEAD TO & FROM THE Price County AREA!
The Price County Area proudly offers a wide variety of trail experiences that will captivate every ATV/UTV enthusiast! Ride over 500 miles of trails with THOUSANDS of miles of connecting trails!
Trails in Price County are now open and in good condition. Watch for downed trees and high water due to storms from last week. Drive Safely and be aware of new elk calves and deer fawns in the area.
The trails around the Park falls area are in great condition. The forestry department is out and upgrading trails and repairing damaged area. There is some areas that have standing water, for all you that love the mud, we have that.... Watch for shared trail use when on the trails. There are hunters and walkers on the trails as well. Enjoy the trails and be safe.
Flambeau Trail – 70 miles – Open: May 1-March 14
ATVs/UTVs up to 65″ wide, Off-road Motorcycles, Hike, Bike, Snowmobiles, Horseback Riding
The Flambeau Trail System is an interconnecting network of trails which vary in length from less than one mile to over 23 miles. Many lakes, streams and the South Fork of the Flambeau River are accessible from the Flambeau Trails. The CNNF has announced that 65 inch wide ATVs & UTVs are allowed!
Tuscobia Trail – 74 miles – Open: April 15 – November 15
ATVs/UTVs up to 65″ wide, snowmobiles, Hike, Bike, Horseback Riding
The Tuscobia State Trail is an abandoned rail corridor turned recreational trail. It is the connecting bloodline to several other area trails. The trailhead in Park Falls offers convenient loading/unloading ramp and ample parking along with bathrooms, pavilion and playground. Riders can travel from Park Falls non-stop to Birchwood located on the western-most edge of Sawyer County.
Dead Horse Run Trail – 62 miles – Open: May 1-March 14
ATVs/UTVs up to 50″ wide, Off-road Motorcycles, Hike, Bike, Snowmobiles, Horseback Riding
The Dead Horse Run Trail offers a vast array of terrain types. Much of the trail has firm tread however, there is some rugged terrain and some sections go through wet soils where pools of water may even be present. Try it if you feel you are up to the challenge!
Flambeau River State Forest Trail Open:May 15- November
The Flambeau River State Forest Trail is a 38-mile multiple use trail consisting of forest roads, town roads and snowmobile routes located in the Flambeau River State Forest. The trail system connects directly to the Tuscobia State Trail. There are very few services along the trail. This is a multipurpose trail that allows motorized and non-motorized use. The Trail gives access to 90,000 acres of forest The Flambeau land along two branches of the scenic Flambeau River.
Solberg Trail Open: May 1- March 14
The trail is a total of 9.5 miles long including trail riding on a graveled surface and road routes. It crosses numerous wooden boardwalks and meanders through a variety of different forest types connecting to the Flambeau Trail System at Sailor Lake Campground located in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest (CNNF). You can also access Solberg Lake County Campground sites 1-16 and 37-60 via East Solberg Lake Road
Georgetown Trail Open:May 15- March 14
The Georgetown Trail is located entirely in the Price County Forest, with a mostly gravel surface. It meanders through a variety of forest types. Parking areas with loading/unloading ramp are located on both the north and south ends of the trail.
Pine Line Trail Open: December 15-April 1
The trail is a 26-mile abandoned railroad grade open to ATVs and UTVs in the winter only when trails are declared officially open to snowmobiles and the temperature is below 28 degrees.
WISCONSIN REGISTRATION & TRAIL PASS INFORMATION:
Wisconsin Residents are required to obtain a Wisconsin ATV/UTV Registration; Non-Residents are required to obtain a Wisconsin ATV/UTV Trail Pass prior to operating an all-terrain vehicle on any trail or route. Registrations and Trail Passes can be obtained three easy ways:
Quickly and conveniently go online to register using a credit card by clicking here for the DNR ATV Online Registrations Page;
Purchased over the counter at many DNR Authorized Sales Locations. Click here to find an Authorized Sales Location; or
By calling WDNR at 1-888-WDNRINFO (1-888-936-7463 FREE).
For additional information on Registrations/Trail Passes, click here to visit the Wisconsin DNR ATV page.