Snow Depth and Groomed Trail Conditions

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Trail conditions:

A fresh 4-6 inches of new snow fell on Friday. The trails along Lake Superior along with some sections on the east side of the Gooseberry River were packed and groomed. All the other trails were packed. The groomer will be out on Sat and throughout the weekend refreshing trails as needed. The snowmobile trail has not been groomed but has 8-10 inches of snow. The Gooseberry to the CJR North Shore tails is narrow, ride with caution.

Trail conditions: very good
Trail groomed? yes
Trail base: 4-6"
Trail mileage: 12
Difficulty: all levels (track)  
Trail conditions: good
Trail groomed? no
Trail base: 8-10"
Trail mileage: 2

The trail(s):
Trails run along the beautiful Lake Superior shoreline offering rolling hillsides and scenic vistas.
You can snowshoe anywhere in Minnesota's state parks and recreation areas, except on trails that are specifically groomed for another activity, such as skiing or snowmobiling.


  • A warming house is located in the visitor's center.
  • Daily ski passes and self-registration is available at the park office. Annual ski passes must be purchased at an ELS vendor.
  • Winter camping is available.

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Last updated on January 14, 2022. Local snow depth is 28".

Getting there

3206 Hwy 61
Two Harbors, MN 55616

The trails are located 13 miles north of Two Harbors off of Highway 61. Follow park road to trail head.

Parking available at the visitor's center.


Phone: (218) 595-7100
Email: [email protected]
Contact hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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