OHV Trail Closures

For information on roads and trails on county land, please contact the appropriate county.

Visitor Alert:

  • Spring temporary trail and road closures are now in affect due to wet conditions in state forest, parks, recreation area and wildlife management areas.

Make sure to check for these signs while you're in the state forests

Temporary state forest road and state trail closure signs

 

OHV trail

(Click trail name for location & contact information)

Trail StatusUpdated
Agassiz Recreational TrailOPEN

07/11/2018
Alborn-Pengilly Railroad TrailOPEN

07/13/2018
Alvwood-Squaw Lake TrailOPEN

Check status of Bowstring State Forest
07/12/2018
Appleton Area Recreational ParkOPEN

07/19/2018
Axtell Technical Riding AreaOPEN

07/12/2018
Bemis Hill TrailsVery dry and dusty trails, but in great shape. New route signage is up. Lots of blueberry picker traffic, please use caution.

Check status of Beltrami Island State Forest
07/11/2018
Blind Lake Connector and LoopOPEN

Check status of Hill River State Forest
07/20/2018
Blue Ox TrailOPEN : Start of trail to Funkley - OPEN; Funkley to Big Falls - OPEN (Trail is passable but club will continue to widen and clean up in blow down areas.); Big Falls note: At Big Falls, near the Bigfork River, the trail is closed from Highway 6 to County Road 31. Follow the detour signs along Highway 71; Big Falls to south of Littlefork - OPEN; Littlefork note: The trail begins and ends on the north and south edge of the City of Littlefork. The City permits ATV travel through town; North of Littlefork to International Falls - OPEN (Caution, there is a 2 mile section of trail north of Littlefork, near the Arrowhead State Trail junction, that remains consistently flooded.)

Check status of Koochiching State Forest
Check status of Pine Island State Forest
07/12/2018
Chatfield TrailWill open May 19.

Check status of Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood Forest
06/14/2018
Chengwatana State Forest TrailsOPEN, However the MLT is closed off where the Redhorse intersects the trail on the north end approximately 2.25 miles north of gate.

Check status of Chengwatana State Forest
07/12/2018
Chisholm TrailOpen (except during deer hunting season)

06/14/2018
Crow Wing Southern LoopOPEN, except the segment of trail on the east side of Highway 371 from County Road 2 north to the intersection of Hwy 371 and 50th Avenue (approx. 1.7 miles north of the Brainerd Welcome Center).

06/19/2018
East Range Multi-Use TrailOPEN

09/01/2017
Elm Creek TrailCLOSED - Until further notice.

06/15/2018
Emily-Outing TrailOPEN, except the segment of the "B Trail" from the junction of the "AB Trail" north to the beginning of MMR #1622 is CLOSED. On "B" Trail, the minimum maintenance roads and trail north from the intersection of Minimum Maintenance roads #1622 and #1623 to where "B" Trail turns East are closed.

Check status of Land O' Lakes State Forest
06/27/2018
Fond du Lac State Forest TrailsOPEN

Check status of Fond du Lac State Forest
07/12/2018
Forest Riders TrailOPEN

Check status of Smoky Hills State Forest
Check status of Two Inlets State Forest
06/15/2018
Fort Ripley Trail and Ripley ConnectionOPEN

06/15/2018
Fourtown-Grygla Trail

Check status of Beltrami Island State Forest
07/11/2018
Gandy Dancer TrailOPEN

Check status of Nemadji State Forest
Check status of St. Croix State Forest
07/12/2018
General C.C. Andrews State Forest TrailsOPEN

Check status of General C. C. Andrews State Forest
07/12/2018
Genoa TrailOPEN

06/15/2018
Goodland TrailOPEN

07/12/2018
Grant County Youth TrailOPEN

09/14/2017
Hill City TrailOPEN

Check status of Hill River State Forest
07/20/2018
Hovland Woods TrailOPEN

Check status of Grand Portage State Forest
07/19/2018
Huntersville TrailOPEN

06/15/2018
Iron Range OHV State Recreation AreaOPEN

05/26/2018
Jackpot Trail

06/15/2018
Lawler LoopsOPEN

07/20/2018
Little Moose TrailOPEN - Ride with caution. The northern section of the trail, from the parking lot on Hwy 65 to past mile marker 3, is temporarily closed. The club is working on fixing this section. Watch for closure signs and turn around at the lumber landing between mile marker 4 and mile marker 3. Check back for more information on when this will be reopening.

Check status of George Washington State Forest
07/12/2018
Martineau Recreational TrailsThe Martineau OHM trail will have three closures for forest management activities. The first will be east of the Pine View trail/ south of the Steamboat Forest Road. The second will be between Highway 64 and Spur 2 and south of the Spur 2 cutoff. . The third will be east of the Parkway Forest road between markers 694-175 and 700-165. It is expected the second and third closures will only last a week or two. These segments will have alternatives to get around the harvest areas.

Check status of Paul Bunyan State Forest
06/27/2018
Meeker County OHV ParkOPEN *temporary closures depending on weather conditions

07/19/2018
Mesabi Mountain TrailOPEN (closed during deer hunting season)

06/05/2018
Miller-Black Bear TrailOPEN

Check status of Crow Wing State Forest
05/10/2018
Miller Hills TrailOPEN

05/11/2018
Mississippi River Northwoods TrailOPEN

06/05/2018
Moose River ConnectorOPEN

07/20/2018
Moose River TrailOPEN

Check status of Land O' Lakes State Forest
06/27/2018
Moose Run TrailOPEN

Check status of Finland State Forest
07/19/2018
Moose Walk TrailOPEN

Check status of Finland State Forest
07/19/2018
Nemadji State Forest OHV TrailsOpen

Check status of Nemadji State Forest
07/16/2018
Pine Center TrailsOPEN

05/12/2018
Rabey Line TrailOPEN. Washout exists near intersection of Hill City Connector Trail, other washouts can occur after rain events.

Check status of Savanna State Forest
Check status of Hill River State Forest
07/20/2018
Red Dot TrailOPEN

07/19/2018
Red Top TrailCLOSED TEMPORARILY - Due to very heavy rains the trail is temporarily closed.

07/20/2018
Round River Drive TrailOPEN

Check status of Paul Bunyan State Forest
06/05/2018
Schoolcraft TrailOPEN

Check status of Paul Bunyan State Forest
06/05/2018
Smoky HillsOPEN

Check status of Smoky Hills State Forest
06/25/2018
Snake Creek TrailOPEN

Check status of Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood Forest
06/25/2018
Solana LoopCLOSED TEMPORARILY - Due to very heavy rains the trail is temporarily closed.

Check status of Solana State Forest
07/20/2018
Soo Line North Trail: Aitkin CountyOPEN

Check status of Hill River State Forest
07/20/2018
Soo Line North Trail: Carlton County

Check status of Smokey Bear State Forest
07/12/2018
Soo Line North Trail: Cass CountyOPEN

07/19/2018
Soo Line South Trail: Aitkin CountyOPEN

Check status of Solana State Forest
07/20/2018
Soo Line South Trail: Carlton CountyOPEN

07/12/2018
Soo Line South Trail: Mille Lacs CountyOPEN - Foxy Loop is also Open.

06/11/2018
Soo Line South Trail: Morrison CountyOPEN

06/11/2018
Soo Line South Trail: Pine CountyOPEN

07/12/2018
Soo Pits TrailOPEN

07/12/2018
Southeast Minnesota TrailWill be opening May 26

06/14/2018
Spider Lake TrailsOPEN Due to numerous heavy rain events, there several small washouts and/or standing water on some segments of trail. Ride with caution.

Check status of Foot Hills State Forest
07/18/2018
St. Croix State Forest TrailsOpen

Check status of St. Croix State Forest
07/12/2018
Stony Spur II Trail

06/14/2018
Straight Arrows TrailOPEN

Check status of Nemadji State Forest
07/16/2018
Thistledew TrailsOPEN – Ride with caution. Due to multiple storms in the area there may be trees/branches down on the trail and potential for washout areas or standing water. We will be working on clean up and will report any temporary closures as they are found. Also new logging activity near the Thistledew Campground as well as on going logging in the Button Box area. Watch for signs on trail notifying of possible reroutes, detours, and closures. Stay alert for logging equipment and activity. As always ride with caution.

Check status of George Washington State Forest
07/12/2018
Tower Multi-Use TrailOPEN

06/14/2018
Tri-County ParkOPEN

06/14/2018
Trout Valley TrailOPEN

Check status of Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood Forest
06/14/2018
UPM Blandin TrailOPEN - Ride with caution. Due to a storm in the area on the morning of 6/29/18 there may be trees/branches down on the trail and potential for washout areas or standing water. Clubs will be working on clean up and will report any temporary closures as they are found. Also ride with caution as logging activity is expected between mile marker 7 and mile marker 14. Watch for logging trucks and caution signs.

Check status of Hill River State Forest
07/12/2018
Warroad/Roseau TrailsVery dry and dusty trails, but in great shape. New route signage is up. Lots of blueberry picker traffic, please use caution.

Check status of Beltrami Island State Forest
07/11/2018
Washington/Ramsey TrailOPEN

Check status of Nemadji State Forest
07/16/2018
Wild Country TrailOPEN

Check status of Finland State Forest
07/19/2018
Wilton Trails NorthwestOPEN

Check status of Mississippi Headwaters State Forest
06/14/2018