Winter



Grooming Jan 20, 2017

January 20, 2017; grooming report Sorry, no picture; too much stuff, too little time. Way too long but important special comments; Grooming Report:    The following comments are for all trails in the area. It did freeze again last night By noon the trails will be getting soft. Please be conscious of this situation and stay off the trails if they have softened to the point where your skis are damaging the surface. Once the freeze hits we will have awful skiing until new snow covers these tracks. We have hidden cameras along the trail and if you cause “Soft Trail

Grooming January 19, 2017

January 19, 2017; grooming report Today’s report is brought to you by the Sibilsky Family. The Sibilskys are trail builders and gives a significant financial contribution so we can ski on great trails. So, if you see the Sibilskys, please thank them for the great skiing. Way too long but important special comments; Grooming Report:    The following comments are for all trails in the area. Last night’s freezing temperature set up the snow for grooming and skiing in the morning. By noon the trails will be getting soft. Please be conscious of this situation and stay off the trails if

Grooming January 18, 2017

January 18, 2017; grooming report Today’s report is brought to you by Burt Michigan. Burt Michigan is a trail builder and gives a significant financial contribution so we can ski on great trails. So, if you see anyone from Burt, please thank them for the great skiing. Way Too Long Important Grooming Report:   The following comments are for all trails in the area. Last night’s freezing temperature set up the snow for grooming and skiing in the morning. By noon the trails will be getting soft. Please be conscious of this situation and stay off the trails if they

January 17, 2017; grooming report Today’s report is brought to you by Bud and Marilyn Hart. The Hart’s are trails builder and give a significant financial contribution so we can ski on great trails. So, if you see Bud or Marilyn, please thank them for the great skiing. Real Grooming Report Forestville: Groomers will clean up the skate lanes to 17k. The Bombi tracks are still in great shape. Saux Head: All trails were groomed and track set Thursday the 12th. At the close of skiing Saturday the trails were still in very good shape. Tim cleaned the skate lanes

Grooming January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017; grooming report Today’s report is brought to you by Rich Cooley. Rich is a trails builder but also a Silver Sponsor. His financial contribution to our grooming effort is significant. Please thank Rich for the great skiing. Real Grooming Report Forestville: Kirby will clean up the skate lanes on all trails to 17k. Kirby will use the large 108 Ginzu behind the Gator. This will make for a wide smooth skate lane. The Friday night Bombi run’s classic track are still in beautiful shape and will not be re-set. Saux Head: All trails were groomed and track

Grooming January 15, 2017

January 15, 2017; grooming report Today’s report is brought to you by trail builders Bruce and Candy Miller.  If you see the Millers give them a big THANKS. Real Grooming Report Forestville: Groomers are cleaning up skate lanes inside of 17k.  Yesterday’s Bombi grooming left beautiful tracks that are best left as is.  Traffic above 17 was so light as to look still fresh trail at day’s end. Saux Head: All trails were groomed and track set Thursday the 12th. At the close of skiing yesterday the trails were still in very good shape.  Tim will clean the skate lanes

Grooming January 14, 2017

January 14, 2017; grooming report Real Grooming Report Forestville: Bombi grooming on all trails from the trail head to Co Rd 510. Enjoy. Check out the picture from this morning. Saux Head: All trails were groomed and track set Thursday the 12th. Saux Head is groomed as needed but at least once per week. Fit Strip Trails: The Fit Strip in Marquette is now open for skiers. Trails were groomed and tracked Thursday.  Grooming is performed as needed but at least once per week. Skiers should be advised that some people do also walk on the groomed trails so expect

Grooming January 13, 2017

January 13, 2017; grooming report Every day I should give thanks and run a picture of our Trail Builder’s signs. Our Trail Builders give a significant financial contribution to our grooming effort. Without them we would not be able to give you the great skiing we have come to expect. Sadly I am what is called a “bad dog” in the vernacular. Getting pictures and then getting them into the report is hard for someone that likes to goof off as much as I. I should add, if it weren’t for Laurie sending me this great picture I am sure

January 12, 2017; grooming report Real Grooming Report Forestville: Six inches of new cold dry snow fell yesterday and the Gator is out on the Noque and Animoosh to 17k this morning and setting fresh classic tracks. Then they will go back out on the other trails inside 17k but may run out of time before they all get classic tracks. Yesterday we roll packed all the way to the Dome. Saux Head: All trails were groomed and track set Friday. Saux Head is groomed as needed but at least once per week. Fit Strip Trails: The Fit Strip was

Grooming January 11, 2017

January 11, 2017; grooming report Real Grooming Report Forestville: Six inches of new dense high water content snow fell yesterday and the Bombi groomed all trails inside 17k this morning with race ready classic tracks. Also, we rolled to the Tourist Park (and hopefully to the Dome if we get the gates open). Saux Head: All trails were groomed and track set Friday. Saux Head is groomed as needed but at least once per week. Fit Strip Trails: The Fit Strip was groomed this morning after the heavy snow on Tuesday. The Fit Strip in Marquette is now open for