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Trail Report – : Eagle River, Wisconsin – December 29, 2019

Reporter:Holly t
Trail Conditions: Fair
Snow Cover: Mixed bag. 15 inch depth on average. Some trail areas have thing snow.
Date of Report: December 29, 2019
Area Report:

December 29, 2019 – 7:45am  33 degrees

Fair & Poor sections
Update – Trl 17N closed from Trl 1 intersection to Columbus Rd. 
Heading south detoured to Hwy 17. Cross Hwy & take Trl 1 back to Eagle River 

Rain, mist & sleet over the last 12 hours.  Depending where you are in the Eagle River area.  Out east more sleet, mist & fog. West side more rain, sleet & mist.  Right now it is cloudy.  Precip will kick in again after lunch a 30-40% chance.  Followed by 80-100% of rain until tomorrow morning.  When winds are going to pick up from the north causing temps to drop turning rain into SNOW.  Weather Channel calling for 5-8 inches. But that total keeps changing.  So stay tuned.

No grooming overnight to protect what is on the trails.

Would not recommend riding as conditions are very icy.  If you are please avoid the following area:

*Wisconsin River Trail aka 10W/13N – frozen but shiny slippery ice – approaches not groomed
*Manske Swamp aka Trail3N – no recent grooming
*Loon Lk & Bloom Rds section of 10E(use City/Trig’s Trl to Bloom Rd) – not groomed
*Trail 17S from Trail 7 aka Paintball Field heading south to the Sugar Camp trails – not

Catfish & Eagle Lake Trails are NOT MARKED.  So I’d wait before crossing. 

Time to sit tight.. Get through this wet stuff.  Wait for the temps to drop & get us back to SNOW.

Very important!  THINK COLD & start DOIN’ THE SNOW DANCE! 

See you on this trails real soon!

Holly Tomlanovich
Phone Trail Updates 715.479.5185
Sno-Eagles Snowmobile Club

News and Reports:

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.

Snowmobile Information:
January 1 – Happy New Year!
January 7 – BOD meeting at 6PM at World Snowmobile HQ
January 8 – First Wednesday Ride – Meet at the Historic Railroad Depot on Trail 13 – 9am
January 9 – First Thursday Ride – Meet at the Historic Railroad Depot on Trail 13 – 9am
January 10-12 – Vintage World Championship Snowmobile Derby – Food Booth Volunteers needed
January 17-19 – World Championship Snowmobile Derby – Food Booth Volunteers needed
Contact Club President, Howard Wolfe at 262.442.4876 to sign up for any event.