Trail Conditions: Closed
Snow Cover: 2-3 inches with more coming!
Date of Report: November 26, 2018
We love seeing weather reports like this!!
Action Recommended: Avoid the subject event as per the instructions
Issued by: Marquette – MI, US, National Weather Service,
…MODERATE SNOW BANDS MAY DEVELOP TONIGHT ACROSS WESTERN GOGEBIC AND ONTONAGON COUNTIES… PERIODIC MODERATE SNOW BANDS MAY PRODUCE 2 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW WITHIN A 6-HOUR OR LESS TIME FRAME TONIGHT, WHICH MAY CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS. HIGHEST TOTAL OVERNIGHT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS MAY REACH UP TO AROUND 3 TO POTENTIALLY 5 INCHES. THOSE NEEDING TO TRAVEL DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS SHOULD CHECK THE LATEST FORECAST FOR ANY UPDATES AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH THE INTENDED DESTINATION.
Winter snowmobiling excitement runs rampant throughout the Watersmeet Michigan area. Hundreds of lakes and acres of state and national forest lands provide a winter wonderland for enthusiastic riders.
Watersmeet Michigan and Land O’ Lakes Wisconsin, located on the border of Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula provides an excellent home base for your winter excursions. Trails to the north connect with the serene trail network of the Upper Peninsula. Corridor 6 guides riders across the northern section at the eastern border, through Land O’Lakes as it continues on to Presque Isle.
Watersmeet, Michigan is the gateway to snowmobiling in the Upper Peninsula with access to Minnesota, Lower Michigan and Wisconsin. The Upper Peninsula of Michigan has a reputation for an extensive groomed snowmobile trail network, exciting terrain, and an abundance of snow. In the entire State of Michigan there are over 5,800 miles of snowmobile trails located throughout six state Forest, three National Forests and many acres of privately owned lands. About 230 miles are located in the Ottawa National Forest. Yearly Michigan trail permits are required.
This area offers the pure enthusiast miles of groomed trails in the north in Upper Michigan and short trips to various Wisconsin towns to the south, east, and west. Gas, rentals, sales, and meals, are within minutes of each lodging facility The snowmobiler can ride from any lodging location without the need of the vehicle that brought them.
Annual snow fall generally between 100 and 250 inches 35 miles of groomed trails that interconnect.