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Dickinson County, Michigan

Reporter: msertich7751
Trail Conditions: Closed
Snow Cover: 12 inches to 18 inches
Date of Report: December 12, 2019
Area Report:

We have over a foot of snow on the ground and getting 6 to 8 more today.The area had 2 wind storms in late November and that left a lot of trees and branches on our trails.We will be out cleaning up this weekend.Also,our system has many private land owners and they hunt with muzzle loaders until Dec 15th.We will start opening gates on Dec 16th and 17th and by the middle of next week,most of the gates should be open.We will send out 1 tractor with no drag on Sunday to pack and clear the trails.If possible,riders should wait until next weekend 12-21-19 and after to venture out.Remember,it will be early season and many of the swamps are not frozen yet.You will also encounter many snowbanks at road crossings that will need to crossed,until the groomer can remove them.Ride safe and remember-The Right Side is Mine!!   This report will be updated on Sunday 12-15-19.

Snowmobiling Information

Dickinson County
In Michigan’s Beautiful Upper Peninsula

“The Gateway to the U.P.” Iron Mountain is located on the border of Wisconsin, providing snowmobilers with access to the entire UP of Michigan and Northern Wisconsin. Less than 2 hours north of Green Bay, Iron Mountain can be your hub for all your snowmobile adventures.

With over 140 miles of trails, just in our county, the scenery here can be breathtaking. From vertical granite outcroppings glistening with frozen waterfalls, to scenic forests where wildlife abound, great trail-side restaurants and lodgings, to crossing the Menominee River via a trestle bridge. Make Iron Mountain your home base and travel across the U P and northern Wisconsin. MINIMIZE your automotive travel, MAXIMIZE your snowmobile travel!!!!

The Tri-County Snowmobile Club does a tremendous job of keeping the trails open, cleaned up and groomed. They keep the trails well marked and also have road identification signs at many of the intersections. By staying on the groomed and marked trails, you will always have a safe and scenic journey!!

Enjoy many of great local establishments on and off the trail. From homemade Italian meals, locally made pastries, mouth-watering steaks and huge burgers, all appetites can be satisfied. From great live entertainment most nights of the week, to local fishing derbies, snowmobile races and the Continental Ski Jumping Tournament (Best Tailgate Party in the World!!), there is always something for our visitors. COME AND ENJOY, IRON MOUNTAIN AND THE DICKINSON COUNTY AREA!