Trail snow conditions for: C.J. Ramstad/North Shore State Trail

Comment details: (updated January 20, 2022)

Parts of the trail will be groomed Thursday and Sunday night. The entire trail will be groomed Friday and Saturday night.


Conditions: Conditions: Very Good
Trail groomed? Trail groomed? Yes
Trail base: Trail base: 4-7
Groomed mileage: noneGroomed mileage: 146
Information shown in blue was updated on January 20, 2022. Local snow depth is 13-35 inches.

The trail:
The trail winds its way through remote, wooded areas behind the bluffs that overlook Lake Superior. From there you can see some of Minnesota's most rugged and beautiful scenery.


  • Finland to Grand Marais section: Rentals available at Gunflint Pines Resort, Hungry Jack Lodge, and Steve's Sports & Auto.
  • Duluth to Finland section: Snowmobile rentals available at Beaver Bay Sports
DULU - Jean Duluth Road613-Jan-22134-6Very GoodGroomed
FRRV - French River1313-Jan-22174-6Very GoodGroomed
FXFM - Fox Farm Road2213-Jan-22234-6Very GoodGroomed
WSTO - Westover2813-Jan-22234-6Very GoodGroomed
ALGR - Alger Park Lot3713-Jan-22355-7Very GoodGroomed
LOND - London Crossing4513-Jan-22245-7Very GoodGroomed
TRKS - NS RR Tracks5313-Jan-22215-7Very GoodGroomed
FH12 - Forest Highway #115813-Jan-22185-7Very GoodGroomed
HFFG - Heffelfinger Road7113-Jan-22185-7Very GoodGroomed
SONJ - Sonju Lake Road8213-Jan-22225-7Very GoodGroomed
LCR8 - Lake County #89113-Jan-22215-7Very GoodGroomed
TEMP - Temperance Road10113-Jan-22265-7Very GoodGroomed
SAWB - Sawbill Trail10813-Jan-22255-7Very GoodGroomed
BARK - Barker Lake12713-Jan-22255-7Very GoodGroomed
MTOE - Mistletoe Road12513-Jan-22285-7Very GoodGroomed
PIKE - Pike Lake Road13013-Jan-22315-7Very GoodGroomed
GUNF - Gunflint Trail Junct.14013-Jan-22255-7Very GoodGroomed