Trail Reports



Grooming February 10, 2018

February 10, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Rich Cooley.    Rich sponsors the 13k mark on the Noque’. Rich is a Silver Sponsor and contributes a very significant sum to support our trails.   Please ski by the 13k mark but more importantly, thank Rich for his long standing and very significant support of the trails we know and love. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Doug groomed with the Bombi last night.  Expect race ready classic tracks and skate lanes on all trails between the trail head and 18.5k (I think the “lower Mead Gate

Grooming February 9, 2018

February 9, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Vicki and Tom Asmus.    Vicki and Tom sponsor the 4k mark on the Noque’. Please ski by the 9k mark but more importantly, thank Marquette Maple for their support of the trails we know and love. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Andy is out cleaning the skate lanes with the Ginzu to 17k on Animoosh and the Noque’ as well as Chiwaji hill by pass, Muckwa, Migizi and Gookookoo.   Special note to skiers:  Skiers are reminded we have rental equipment at the trail head. Adult

Grooming February 8, 2018

February 8, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Marquette Maple and Micah Ohman.  The Marquette Maple’s financial contribution is recognized at the 9k mark.  Please ski by the 9k mark but more importantly, thank Marquette Maple for their support of the trails we know and love. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers are cleaning the skate lanes on the Noque to 17 and Animoosh, Chiwagi, Muckwa, Migizi and Gookookoo.  Yesterday they could not improve the tracks by re-setting and today is the same.   Special note to skiers:  Skiers are reminded we have rental

Grooming February 7, 2018

February 7, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by the Reinersten Family of Marquette.  The Reinersten’s significant financial contribution is recognized at the Noque’/Chiwagi intersection.  Please ski the Wagis but more importantly, thank the Reinerstens for their support of the trails we know and love. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers are cleaning all skate lanes between the log yard and 17k including Bagwagi and the Chiwagi hills.   Special note to skiers:  Skiers are reminded we have rental equipment at the trail head. Adult and youth   classic and skate ski equipment as well as

Grooming February 6, 2018

February 6, 2018;   Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers cleaned up the skate lanes on all trails to 17k except Bagwagi and the Chiwagi hills.  They also groomed the skate lane all the way to the Tourist Park.  The section between the log yard and the tourist park is of course hard pan from foot traffic so there are no classic tracks there.  The classic tracks are quite good west of the trail head and east of the trail head until you get to the rail road right of way.   Special note to skiers:  Skiers are reminded we have

Grooming February 5, 2018

February 5, 2018;   Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Kirby is grooming the skate lanes on the Noque and Animoosh to 17k as well as Chiwagi via the hill by-pass.  Classic tracks are still very good from yesterday’s Bombi grooming.   Special note to skiers:  Skiers are reminded we have rental equipment at the trail head. Adult and youth   classic and skate ski equipment as well as snow shoes can be rented daily from 10-4. Saux Head: Tim is groomed all trails Friday and set classic tracks.   Saux Head trails are groomed for classic and skate skiing. The trails are spectacular

Grooming February 4, 2018

February 4, 2018;   Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Four+ inches of new snow late yesterday.  Bombi Grooming Today!  Doug groomed to Co Rd 510 on the Noque and Animoosh.  Classic tracks and skate lane will be race ready today.  Bob is out with the Ginzu on the side trails.  Later in the day John C will groom down to the log yard.   Special note to skiers:  Skiers are reminded we have rental equipment at the trail head. Adult and youth   classic and skate ski equipment as well as snow shoes can be rented daily from 10-4.   Nighttime skiing is

Grooming February 3, 2018

February 3, 2018;   Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Dusting of fresh snow this morning. Ken is going out to 17k on Noque and will groom out the Pines Loop. Track is still looking good so we will not re-set. Bob will groom out Animoosh and Bagwaji along with the connector trails.   Sunday Grooming Plan: Doug is planning to take a Bombi run up to 510 early Sunday morning and Bob will groom and reset track on the rest of the trails. John C will be coming into do a run to the Log Yard. So Sunday is looking like

Grooming February 2, 2018

February 2, 2018;   Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Another dusting of snow fell over night to keep classic tracks from having a glazed, old snow surface.  Groomers are out cleaning the skate lanes on all trails inside 17k.  Classic tracks are still in good shape. After the westward trails are completed the groomers will head down to the log yard (end of the Noque’ race trail).  They will groom and if needs be, re-set tracks.  The ruts from the race will be repaired especially on the steep hill before and after the ponds.  I should also comment, grooming between the

Grooming Report February 1, 2018

February 1, 2018;   Forestville Real Grooming Report:  A quarter inch of light snow fell over night.  Groomers are out on the Wagis and will also get tracks set on Bagwagi and Chiwagi.  They will also clean the skate lanes on the other trails inside 14k.  they will also re-set classic tracks in areas where needs be. Special note to skiers:  Nighttime skiing is brighter at the Forestville Trail Head now that the stadium and campground loop have lighting. Thanks to the Exchange Club, Rotary West and Kiwanis, we installed several new light fixtures. The lighted area is perfect for