Hill City Trail

Hill City Trail

A challenging ride, with steep climbs and turns, the trail winds through the hardwood forest near Quadna Mountain. Stop along the Willow River for a must-see view from the bridge. Parking and picnic areas are located off the trail. Trails are provided by Aitkin County and local ATV Clubs.

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Northwoods ATV Trail offers over 200 miles of ATV trails.

Location

Aitkin County

Parking is available in Hill City and Swatara.

  • Chris Johnson
  • Part of the Northwoods ATV Trail, Aitkin County.
  • 218-927-7364
  • [email protected]
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Vehicles allowed

ATV ATV (class II allowed)

OHM OHM

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When open

OPEN - CAUTION, Starting August 19th, Active logging will be occurring west of Highway 169 and north of the Willow River bridge near Haypoint. Please reduce speed and watch for heavy equipment and truck traffic.

Normal season:
5/14 to 10/31

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Difficulty & trail length

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16 miles

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Facilities

Hill City

food food

restroom restroom

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lodging lodging

Swatara

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