Trail Snow Report

Tettegouche State Park

Trail conditions:

The north end of the Park has over 2 feet of snow and our skiing conditions are really quite good. The Palisade Valley ski trail is groomed and the conditions are good!The snowshoeing conditions, inland, are superb, right now. We have no "snowshoe trails" but snowshoes can be used on any of our trails and even off of the trails. Make your own tracks!Snowmobile trails in the area are reportedly in very good condition.

Trail conditions: very good
Trail groomed? yes
Trail base: 16"
Trail mileage: 19.0
Difficulty: intermediate (track)  beg. to int. (skate)
Trail conditions: very good
Trail groomed? yes
Trail base: 16"
Trail mileage: 12.0

The trail(s):
Trails have many ups and down, traveling through both birch, aspen and conifer forests. There are lakes and overlooks through out the trail.
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.


  • Ski passes are sold at the park office.
  • Nearby resorts do rent out ski equipment. The park rents snowshoes.
  • Contact park for winter camping opportunities. Some sites are plowed throughout the winter.

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Last updated on January 17, 2019. Local snow depth is 26".

Getting there

5702 Highway 61
Silver Bay, MN 55614

The trailhead is located four and one half miles northeast of Silver Bay off of Highway 61.

Parking is available at trailhead.


Phone: (218) 353-8800
Email: [email protected]
Contact hours are 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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