Trail Snow Report

Taconite State Trail - Grand Rapids

Trail conditions:

The first 10 miles or so starting from the Itasca County fairgrounds in Grand Rapids are poor and patchy with a thin snow base as they are heavily used. On 3/9/18 the trail was groomed from Grand Rapids to Highway 65. The section from Highway 65 to Highway 73 was groomed on 3/8/18. Trail maintenance crews as well as logging or other crews may be on or around the trails so watch for signs, people, and machinery. Also watch for ice patches and bare or muddy patches as the snow melts. Always ride with caution.

Conditions: poor
Trail groomed? yes
Trail base: 0-6"
Groomed mileage: 150.0

The trail(s):
Taconite State Trail home page" >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.
Taconite State Trail home page


  • Shelters can be found along the trail.

Last updated on March 22, 2018. Local snow depth is 0-12".

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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