“Trail Towns as Recreation Destinations”

Written by admin on October 17, 2014

Michigan Municipal League workshop on “Trail Towns as Recreation Destinations” Lunch at Elizabeth’s Chop House with an information Powerpoint from LIAA, tour of South Trailhead and Grom, stopped at the Tourist Park Trailhead to end a great afternoon. Thanks to all that helped make it one of the best tours of the day.

More information on Trail Towns in Michigan go to www.LIAA.org.


The Noquemanon Trail Network has been selected to participate in the Swick Home Service’s “Gold Star Giving” program.

Written by admin on October 3, 2014

The Noquemanon Trail Network has been selected to participate in the Swick Home Service’s “Gold Star Giving” program.
Gold Star Giving is a month long online voting contest and the winner receives a check for $500.00 from Swick.  No strings attached..no gimmicks…just a check for $500.00 if we receive the most votes.

Starting at 5pm on October 1st, individuals can visit the Swick Website at www.QuickCallSwick.com.

On the bottom of the home page is a banner that explains “Gold Star Giving”.  People

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NTN Singletrack Membership Update

Written by admin on September 16, 2014

Dear Trail User,

Despite the fact that many people have started to call 2014 the ‘year without a summer’ it has been a great year so far for those of us here in Marquette that love to use trails.

The NTN has completed some great new trails highlighted by the Carp-EH-diem trail along the Carp River in the South Trail system and the Collinsville extension on the north side.  We also opened a dual slalom course, a new beginner to intermediate dirt

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Join Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day Celebration on September 20th

Written by admin on September 10, 2014

On Sat, September 20th, 906 Adventure Team, NTN Singletrack and RAMBA will host young riders, ages 6 to 16, for a youth mountain biking event. The ride is part of a nationwide celebration known as Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day, supported by the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA).


906 Adventure Team welcomes all local riders who want to have a fun day on their bikes. Here’s everything you need to know:

All Youth Riders MUST be accompanied by an adult.
All riders,

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The Noquemanon Trail Network accepted as an IMBA Ride Center

Written by admin on August 13, 2014

The Noquemanon Trail Network accepted as an IMBA Ride Center

As of August 2014, the International Mountain Bike Association has granted the NTN as a Bronze Level Ride Center!

What this means for the NTN

The designation of an IMBA Ride center is only given to large-scale mountain bike facilities which can offer something for every rider. It will allow the Upper Peninsula to be recognized as “destination-worthy” thus putting a spotlight on our trails and drawing in

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For Immediate Release: Ore to Shore Mountain Bike Epic Volunteers Needed

Written by admin on July 23, 2014

N E W S   R E L E A S E –                          


August is just around the corner, which means last minute logistics are underway for the Marquette General 2014 Ore to Shore Mountain Bike Epic to be held on Saturday, August 9.  Last year’s race was a huge success, thanks in part to all of the volunteers who so generously gave their time and talents to a wonderful community event.  If there is any way you could help

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Harbor Fest Volunteering 2014

Written by admin on June 20, 2014

Volunteers are needed for Harbor Fest Fun!  4th of July, is coming soon.

The NTN is looking for volunteers for two hour shifts, scooping Jilbert’s Ice Cream at Harbor Fest.  Tons of summer fun down at Lower Harbor!

Thank you volunteering for the 2013; the donation of your time and customer service talent helped the NTN raise over $6,000.

Would you be interested in volunteering again this year?   The busiest shifts where we need the most volunteers are on:

Thursday from 4-8pm.  Friday after

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Marquette Marathon Seeking Volunteers, August 30th

Written by admin on June 18, 2014


 Marquette Marathon

August 30, 2014  – Labor Day Weekend


The Marquette Marathon is looking for 250 community members to volunteer for the 5th annual Boston Qualifier marathon. Help us support our runners and ensure a safe and spectacular race day! We are looking for individuals or groups interested in gaining service hours, advertising businesses/organizations or anyone interested in being a part of a weekend filled with fun and inspiration.

We need volunteers for 3 days: Thursday, August

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Noquemanon Trails Network (NTN) advocates for improved non-motorized options

Written by admin on May 30, 2014

May 30, 2014

As part of its mission, the Noquemanon Trails Network (NTN) advocates for improved non-motorized options for residents of the area and visitors from across the State of Michigan and beyond. It is the NTN’s position that the Michigan DNR, as a fellow ‘trail provider’ best serves the non-motorized trail community by developing a plan that includes sustainable funding sources for its trail offerings. This is especially true for high cost trails such as Nordic skiing sites, which have

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Marquette Trailsfest Seeks Volunteers

Written by admin on May 20, 2014

Marquette Trailsfest Seeks Volunteers

A great new event brought to you by the Noquemanon Trails Network.  The 2014 Marquette Trails Festival is scheduled for June 6th, 7th, & 8th. The events and races take place throughout the entire weekend, commencing at 5:30p.m. on Friday and coming to a close in the early afternoon in Sunday. The Trails Festival Race Committee is looking for anyone who is interested in helping up bring this amazing trails event to the Marquette community. Below there

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