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Grooming Report 1.22.12

NTN Trail Report Forestville: 1.22.2012: Last night all trails (except New Gookookoo and Bagwagi) up to 14k mark were groomed with the new John Deer Gator pulling the large 108” Ginzu. Please give special thanks to the nice folks at Michigan Sales for making this possible. They have provided the special Gator equipped with tractor treads instead of wheels. It has the power to pull a larger Ginzu. We have it as a demo and we are interested in feedback on the grooming product. I think the classic skiers will not a more firm outside pole plant due to the

Grooming Report 1/21/2012

NTN Trail Report Forestville: 1.21.12 Yesterday the Bombie groomed up the 510 and the 50K course. The 50 k section is only open on race day but prep has begun. We have also groomed and tracked Muckwa, Chiwagi and Animoosh for those that want to stay closer the heated pole barn. Stay warm. We plan to groom Bagwagi and Migeze today. Special note to the dog owners. We love to have out dog companions out on the trail with us. It is one of the things that make our trails so great, to have this opportunity. I would like to

Grooming Report January 15, 2012

Forestville: Yesterday morning the Bombardier was used to groom the Noque up to and past County Road 510. In addition, the Bombi groomed the advanced trails including Bagwagi, Chiwagi, Mukwa and Waban. The inner loops including the Sprint loop, Gookookoo and Papasay are also Bombi roomed. All other trails were packed, rolled and Ginzu groomed yesterday. Skiing was excellent Saturday. Last night and this morning we Ginzu groomed all trails including the Noque to Co Rd 510. Classic tracks were re-set where needed including on the Noque from 15k to Co. Rd. 510. Skiing is excellent. Heavy train traffic has

Grooming Report January 14, 2012

Forestville: BOMBI GROOMING FOR TODAY’S SKIING: Following our major snow event Thursday and Friday our groomers have been very busy. All trails have been rolled a number of times to keep them open but have been soft. This morning the Bombardier was used to groom the Noque up to and past County Road 510. In addition, the Bombi groomed the advanced trails including Bagwagi, Chiwagi, Mukwa and Waban. The inner loops including the Sprint loop, Gookookoo and Papasay are also Bombi groomed. All other trails are packed, rolled and Ginzu groomed. Skiing will be excellent today. Heavy train traffic has

Grooming report January 11, 2012

NTN Grooming Report 1/1/2012

Grooming Report 1/1/2012 This morning early all trails from Forestville to 14k including all loops were groomed.  Tracks were set on all trails except Animoosh.  Yesterday morning the Noque to Co Rd 510 was groomed and track set. Problem areas remain under the hemlocks; in the recently logged 100 yards just below the lower Mead gate near the 20k mark; and in the swamp near the small bridge near 17k.  There is still too little snow to groom the lower Noque to the tourist park.  It is snowing hard right now and 6” or more are expected by tomorrow.  We

NTN Grooming Report 1/1/2012

NTN Grooming Report 1/1/2012

NTN Grooming Report 12/31/2011

Grooming Report 12/26/2011

Grooming report: Forestville: 12.26.11: All trails groomed for skating with Ginzu yesterday. Tracks were set from 19k to Co Rd 510.  Tracks were also set on Mukwa.  All other areas there are no classic tracks due to thin snow cover.  Yesterday and this morning the skiing was very good to excellent on most of the trail.  Problem areas remain under the hemlocks; in the recently logged 100 yards just below the lower Mead gate near the 20k mark; and in the swamp near the small bridge near 17k.   Today’s high temps will be near 40f.  Root for more snow.  Blueberry