Snow Depth and Groomed Trail Conditions

Taconite State Trail - Grand Rapids

Trail conditions:

Taconite Trail Grand Rapids to Hwy 65: This section was groomed 2-23-21. The trail is in very poor condition after the past week of 40 degree temperatures. There are many sections of dirt and few sections with a half inch base.Taconite Trail Hwy 65 to McCarthy Beach State Park: Groomed 2-23-21. Conditions are poor with many sections of dirt showing through. Taconite Trail McCarthy Beach State Park to Hwy 73: Groomed 2-18-21. Conditions are fair on this section with an estimated 2 inch base. It was not groomed 2-23-28 in attempt to save what base exists.

Snowmobiling
Trail conditions: poor
Trail groomed? yes
Trail base: 0.5"
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.

Facilities:

  • Shelters can be found along the trail.

Last updated on February 24, 2021. Local snow depth is 5".

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.

Contact

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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