Snow Depth and Groomed Trail Conditions

Taconite State Trail - Grand Rapids

Trail conditions:

Trail conditions are great for the last week of snowmobile season. There are occasional bare spots with the powerful march sunlight taking its toll in exposed areas. Watch for logging East of the Dean Road in Side Lake Area (1/2 mile of trail has been plowed). Use Caution and always watch for changing trail conditions as we are not always notified when a logging operation commences.

Trail conditions: good
Trail groomed? yes
Trail base: 1-7"
Trail mileage: 150

The trail(s):
The trail consists of rolling hills with numerous lakes and streams. Many of the hills have large areas of exposed rock and enormous boulders. The trail is heavily timbered with a mix of hardwoods and conifers.


  • Shelters can be found along the trail.

Last updated on March 30, 2023. Local snow depth is 30-45".

Getting there

1201 Highway 2
Grand Rapids, MN 55744

Heading into Grand Rapids on Highway 169, turn onto 3rd Ave. E. Follow for ten blocks to the trailhead.

Parking is available at the trailhead.


Phone: (218) 328-8980
Email: [email protected]
Contact hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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