Trail Report

Waking up to 6″ of fresh snow. Not what we expected but we love to see snow! Total winter wonderland! Grooming this morning on Sap Run, Mother Hen, Sukkerbusk, Twin Lakes, Rootin Tootin, Mother North Star and JibFly, setting a track. Skaters Waltz rollpacked than combed two passes after. Grooming this evening on Sap Run, Mother Hen, Sukkerbusk and Skaters Waltz after another inch or so in the afternoon. Snow drying out after bit sticky during the day on Saturday. We will be back out grooming Sunday morning and should be  fantastic skiing on Sunday and Monday. After this weekend, skaters waltz and north loup to be groomed (skate only) until the snow is gone! Tracks will be renewed on Sukkerbusk on occasion. The trails will be open for skiing at no charge but donations welcomed to help pay for gas. No lodging or services available in the lodge. Ski at your own risk, pack in and pack out!!

The compacted base on the trails ranges from 12-22!! Trail pass is $15, ski rental is $15


Moon setting through the trees in the west as the morning light from the sun rise filters from the east, March 1st, 2013.

Nice map put out by the NWS showing tracking of most recent snow storm. Maplelag is just north and a little east of Detroit Lakes. Click on image for full size and click on link above for snow totals in west central MN and eastern ND. Great stuff!


Full photoset from new snow last Monday on our Facebook page.