Soo Line South Trail: Aitkin County

Soo Line South Trail: Aitkin County

The Soo Line South travels 23 miles into Aitkin County and provides access to the Solana Loop and the Red Top Trail. The trail follows an abandoned railroad grade and is relatively flat with gentle, sweeping curves. The trail is provided by Aitkin County and local ATV clubs.


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Aitkin County

Parking and trail access in McGrath.

  • Rich Courtemanche
  • Part of the Northwoods ATV Trail, Aitkin County.
  • 218-927-7364
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Vehicles allowed

ATV ATV (class II allowed)


When open

CLOSED - to all recreational ATV use during firearms deer season except ATV use by persons possessing a valid deer license: a) before legal shooting time; b) from 11 am until 2 pm; c) after shooting hours. See MN Statute 84.777, subdivision 2 for more information.

Normal season:
4/1 to 11/30

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Difficulty & trail length


23 miles

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