Ski Trail Report

Trails are open. Excellent conditions. Might be a few areas with scattered organic forest matter otherwise nice skiing on tap for the weekend. We completed grooming Friday evening on the entire trail system. All the singletrack classic trails groomed out really nice and our the top picks for the weekend. (Roy’s Run and Western trails)

A great day for the North Star Conference ski meet  on Tuesday. Crisp conditions but sun was shining. light winds and great snow. Congrats to all the skiers on job well done. 

Lot of animals on the move and tons of tracks everywhere, especially on the inner trails. Eagles, grouse, porcupines, fox and pileated woodpeckers some of the wildlife sighted….keep your eyes open! 

Trails groomed for classic and open include Sap Run, Mother Hen, JibFly, Loon Return, Sukkerbusk, Mother North Star, Rootin Tootin, North Loup, Roy’s Run, Island Lake, Wavy Gravy and Twin Lakes. For skating Skaters Waltz, the extension loops, Single Green, Kristin’s Cutoff and North Loup.

Lucky’s Loype and Bullhead trail are snow covered, no grooming and open for bushwhacking. We have packed a loop on Bullhead lake and set a track on the perimeter for classic. 

Has been a incredible ski season so far. Great seeing so many people out this year, thanks for purchase of day and season passes. 

Total snowfall this season at 45″. Compacted base on trail 6-11″. 

Trails will be open every day there is skiable snow including all Holidays and weekends. There is no ski rental at Maplelag. MN Tru North in Perham MN is offering ski rental 218-346-5253

(Trail maps posted here)  

There are now services available Parking in the far lot with portable bathrooms. No lodging or meal service. The Brant cabin available as a warming area with restrooms and sitting area and tables, parking available across from Brant cabin as well. There are no ski rentals available.

Ski trail season passes can be purchased on our website. (scroll down to bottom of page) Purchasing season pass helps with operating and maintenance costs to prepare the trails, equipment repairs to the grooming equipment and property taxes. Thank you. 

Fat bike trails are open, click here for latest report

Sunny Saturday striding, February 4th, 2023.
Moon rise over Bullhead Lake, February 4th, 2023.
Evening groom under the moonlight, February 4th, 2023.
Cutting new track in between Twin Lakes, February 3rd, 2023. Might be a little drifting in tracks after grooming.
Grooming on Skaters Waltz under the moonlight, February 3rd, 2023.
Cutting new track on Roy’s Run, February 2nd, 2023.
Renovating and cutting new track on Sap Run, February 1st, 2023.
Finishing up the skate trail grooming, February 1st, 2023.
Renovating with the Pisten Bully and Ginzu groomers, February 1st, 2023.
Skiers in the North Star conference meet, January 31st, 2023.
Awards ceremony North Star Conference meet, January 31st, 2023. Congrats to all the skiers on job well done.