Trail Reports



Grooming February 24, 2018

February 24, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Debi, Kirby, Olivia and Drew Juntila. The Juntilas sponsor the 5k mark on the Noque’.  Without the contribution from folks like the Juntilas we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see them, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  As advertised, Doug ran the Bombi up to 510 via lower Gookookoo and Bagwagi and returned via Chiwagi hills and Migeeze.  Bob is out on the Ginzu getting the rest.  Expect race ready skiing for

Grooming February 23, 2018

February 23, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by the (affectionately named) Old Codgers. Don Hurst, Keith Kepler and Jim Kidder sponsor the 10k mark on the Noque’.  Without the contribution from folks Don, Keith and Jim we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see them, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  A little more than inch of new snow at the trail head is being groomed this morning. Bob and Andy are grooming and setting track on the Noque’ to 17,

Grooming Report February 22, 2018

February 22, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Upper Peninsula Periodontics, P.C. The nice folks at U.P. Periodontics sponsor the other direction 8k mark on the Noque’.  Without the contribution from folks the nice folks at Upper Peninsula Periodontics we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see them, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers are out this morning on all trails from 17k all the way to the log yard (about 1k west of the tourist park).  Classic tracks from

Grooming February 21, 2018

February 21, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Hiawatha Home Inspection & Michael Sauer. Hiawatha Home Inspection and Mike Sauer sponsor the 8k mark on the Noque’.  Without the contribution froms Mike and the nice folks at Hiawatha Home Inspection we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see Mike, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  A half inch of new snow will cover up any of the crust from yesterday’s mist.  Groomers are out with the Ginzu on all trails west

Grooming February 20, 2018

February 20, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Mark Stevens. The Mark sponsors the 6k mark on the Noque’.  Without the contribution from folks like Mark we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see the Mark, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  New snow and Bombi grooming! Our snow was way beyond tired so 3” of new snow is welcome. The Bombi went out Gookookoo to Bagwagi and then to the 17k mark.  He is returning via Chiwagi hills.  Andy is

Grooming February 19, 2018

February 19, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Marc, Kate and Madigon Labeau. The Labeaus sponsor the Animoosh and Noque’ junction. Without the contribution from folks like the Labeaus we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see the Marc, Kate or Madigon,  please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers are out with Ginzu equipment scratching the skate lanes up to 17k. The dusting of new snow yesterday was inadequate to even cover the debris in the tracks much less allow the

Grooming February 18, 2018

February 18, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Emily and Larry Lewis. The Lewis sponsor the 12k mark on the Noque’. Without the contribution from folks like the Lewis we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see the Larry or Emily please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers are out with Ginzu equipment cleaning up the skate lanes inside 17k again today.  Yesterday’s inch of dry snow skied in well so classic tracks will have good grip.  The classic track shape

Grooming February 17, 2018

February 17, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Bill and Rita Short. The Shorts sponsor the Gateway Junction. Without the contribution from folks like the Shorts we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see the Bill or Rita please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers are out with Ginzu equipment cleaning up the skate lanes inside 17k.  Yesterday’s inch of dry snow skied in well so classic tracks will have good grip.  The classic track shape is described as good but

Grooming February 16, 2018

February 16, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by the Grosvenor family. The Grosvenors sponsor the Grand Central intersection.  Without the contribution from folks like the Grosvenors we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see the Grosvenor family, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  An inch of dry snow fell overnight and groomers are out on the Noque/Animoosh to 17k. Bob rates the classic tracks as “fair” but I think he is underselling them.  The new snow has covered up the debris

Grooming February 15, 2018

February 15, 2018;   Thank you Trail Builders: Today’s report is brought to you by Veridea Group, LLC. The Veridea Group’s sponsorship is recognized at the Gookookoo intersection.  Without the contribution from folks like the Veridea Group we would not be able to enjoy the great skiing we have come to expect.  So, if you see anyone from the Veridea Group, please say thanks. Forestville Real Grooming Report:  Groomers are out on the high traffic areas inside 14k.  The Classic tracks are still very good. Special note to skiers:  Skiers are reminded we have rental equipment at the trail head.