Winter



2019 January 10, Grooming Report;

2019 January 10, Grooming Report;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by the tireless folks that groom the snow bike trails.  Marquette County is at the epicenter of the snow bike world.  You should see not only the spectacular trails in winter but also the equipment invented by Mike and the team.  Please see more below in the Fat Bike Section (some areas of the planet call “Snow Bikes” Fat Tire Bikes” and we don’t want to confuse anyone). If you have not done so, please renew your membership.   Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Carlson notes

2019 January 9, Grooming Report;

2019 January 9, Grooming Report;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Excel Fire Protection.   Without folks like Excel Fire Protection we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see them, say thanks. If you have not done so, please renew your membership.   Forestville Real Grooming Report:  At press time Andy is grooming and tracking noque to 17, Animoosh, Chiwaji bypass, Mukwa, Migizi, Boozhoo , Papasay and Zhing.  When done he plans to  roll Bagwaji and Chiwaji hills     Forestville: TRAIL – First Priority Noque

2019 January 8, Grooming Report;

2019 January 8, Grooming Report;   Thank you Trail Builders: Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by  Marquette Maple Company.   Without folks like Marquette Maple we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see them, say thanks. If you have not done so, please renew your membership.   Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Lori Nick and Andy triple rolled Noque to 17, Animoosh, Chiwaji bypass, Mukwa, Migizi, Gookookoo, Wabaan, Boozhoo, Papasay, Zhing, and all cut overs.  It was still warm and tough to set an acceptable track

2019 January 7, Grooming Report;

2019 January 7, Grooming Report;   Thank you Trail Builders: Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by  Superior Timing.   Without folks like Superior Timing we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see them, say thanks. If you have not done so, please renew your membership.   Forestville Real Grooming Report:  We are holding off on grooming during this major snow event.  Groomers will evaluate the ideal time to begin grooming.  Enjoy the snow storm.  Skiing in the morning will be quite nice given only an

2019 January 6, Grooming Report;

2019 January 6, Grooming Report;   Thank you Special Olympics and Rippling River Resort:   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by  the Sibilsky Family.   Without folks like the Sibilsy’s we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see them, say thanks. If you have not done so, please renew your membership. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Yesterday’s Bombi made classic tracks are still in excellent shape so  Andy cleaned up the skate lanes on the Noque and Animoosh to 17k and Chiwaji bypass, Mukwa, Migizi, Gookookoo,

2019 January 5, Grooming Report;

2019 January 5, Grooming Report;   Thank you Special Olympics and Rippling River Resort: Every year the NTN grooms and helps to stage the Special Olympics Winter Games.  Last year and again this year the event is being held at Rippling River Resort on State Highway 553. Rippling River has opened up their entire facility for this wonderful program and deserve a big thank you.  Your donations help us to help these wonderful athletes. If you have not done so, please renew your membership. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Bombi grooming all the way to Co Rd 510!  Andy went out  

. 2019 January 4, Grooming Report;

2019 January 4, Grooming Report;   Thank you Trail Builders: Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by  Bruce and Candy Miller.   Without folks like the Millers we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see them, say thanks. If you have not done so, please renew your membership. If you have not done so, please renew your membership. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  With everything inside 17k to FVTH groomed yesterday and the old tracks in decent shape,  this morning A groomed skate lanes on noque to

2019 January 3, Grooming Report;

  2019 January 3, Grooming Report;   Thank you Trail Builders: Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by  Jim and Betty Steward.   Without folks like the Stewards we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see them, say thanks. If you have not done so, please renew your membership. If you have not done so, please renew your membership. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Karl is grooming the Noque’ and Animoosh to 17k and re-track setting where needed.  Andy is grooming the side loops.   Yesterday Andy examined

2019 January 2, Grooming Report;

Thank you Trail Builders: Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Superior Timing.  Without folks like Superior Timing we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see Them, say thanks. If you have not done so, please renew your membership. Forestville Real Grooming Report: Yesterday’s tracks are in good shape so Andy is grooming skate lanes on noque to 17, Animoosh, Chiwaji bypass, Muckwa, Migizi, cut acrosses and Wabaan.  After that he plans to roll down to the railroad tracks if ice conditions are safe; it is

2019 January 1, Grooming Report;

2019 January 1, Grooming Report;   Thank you Trail Builders: Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Rich Cooley.  Rich is not only a Trail Builder but also a Silver Sponsor.  He has contributed a significant sum to support our trails.   Without folks like Rich we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see him, say thanks. If you have not done so, please renew your membership. Forestville Real Grooming Report: On New Year’s Day 2-3 in of new snow and some drifting.  Ken and Andy