Moose River Trail

Moose River Trail

Located in the Land O' Lakes State Forest, the Moose River Trail follows gently-rolling terrain through dense woods and around small lakes and ponds. Much of the trail originated from past logging roads and provides a smooth, relatively flat ride, ideal for both novice and experienced riders. This scenic area is the start of the great pine forests of Northern Minnesota. The trail is provided by Cass County and maintained by the Over the Hills Gang.

Winter Use: Trails are open in winter for ATV use. There is some grooming and a plowed parking lot at this site.

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Location

Cass County

Parking lot from Outing, go 7 miles north on Hwy. 6, then .75 miles east on Ben Draper Forest Rd. Trail access available from the Emily-Outing Trail.

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Vehicles allowed

ATV ATV (class II allowed)

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When open

OPEN, the west side of the Wren Lake Loop is closed due to logging activity, use caution and watch for closure signs, trucks will be hauling. Trucks will also be hauling on the north end of the Pikus Forest Rd.

Normal season:
Year-round (Except Firearms Deer Season)

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27 miles

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Facilities

Remer

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Outing

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