Arrowhead/David Dill State Trail

Trail conditions:

The entire trail has been groomed from the Taconite State Trail junction north to the Blue Ox trail. Trail crews continue to pack trail on the northern portion near the Blue Ox to allow ice to thicken enough for larger grooming equipment. The trail is holding up well and looks great. Today's new snow will be groomed over the next couple days.For all trails, use caution while riding. There are active logging operations on multiple sections of the trails. Please travel at appropriate speeds and stay to the right. No Motorized Vehicles other than snowmobiles are allowed on State Trails or Grant-in-Aid snowmobile trails.

Trail conditions: very good
Trail groomed? yes
Trail base: 2-4"
Trail mileage: 128.0

The trail(s):
The Arrowhead State trail is the backbone to an extensive Grant-in-Aid trail system that travels through remote areas and provides access to snowmobiling in Voyageurs National Park.


  • There are trail shelters along the trail located at popular stopping points which include scenic vistas.

Last updated on January 18, 2020. Local snow depth is 12-34".

Getting there

650 Hwy 169
Tower, MN 55790

Go ten miles west of Tower on Highway 169. Trailhead is at the intersection of the Taconite Trail.

Parking is available on Highway 1, two miles north of Highway 169.


Phone: 218-300-7841
Email: [email protected]
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