Sault Snowmobile Association Trail Report

  • Trail Condition: Closed
  • Last Groomed: March 23rd, 2017
  • Base: 0"
  • Past 24hr: 0"
  • Reported On: April 01st, 2017 @ 9:22pm

Groomer Report

Grooming is done for the season. There will still be snow around Raco in the woods for you few die hards that want to run on USFS roads

Gates are starting to be closed.

 

We have a new plowed parking area at the beginning of trail #8 under the International Bridge, which now has a all season porta John.

 

If you are staying in the Sault please look at our list of supporters on our web page and give them your business.  Please do that in all towns you visit.  The grooming entities are all made up of volunteers who want you to support those who support us!!!!!!

 

Remember trail base is the amount of snow between your track and the ground below not the amount of fluff piled up in the woods.  10 inches of snow compresses to less then a inch on the trail.

 

Sault Ste. Marie to Brimley, Trail #8 –

Base  0 – 0 inches -Trail is in poor  Condition.  

 

Brimley to Raco, Trail #8 –

Base 0 – 1 inches -Trail is in poor Condition.  Trail back to normal where collapsed building was.

When going across the bridge in Brimley make sure you go with the flow of traffic!  Blowing and drifting occurs when you first leave Brimley.

 

Raco to Naomikong Trail #8 [where Paradise meets us], Trail #8 –

Base  0 – 1 inches – Trail is in poor Condition.

 

Sault Ste. Marie City Trail, Trails #497, #449, parts of #8 & #49 –

Base 0- 0  inches – Trail is in poor condition. 

We now have a marked & groomed trail going to Chippewa Motors.  It starts once you come out of the woods east of M-129 off #449.  It comes into their parking lot from behind if you need parts or service.

City curfew is from 1 am – 6 am. Remember most City streets are open to traffic 20mph, stop at all intersections, and ride on the right hand side of street not on side walks. Watch for closed streets that are posted, mainly around the hospital, university, and state trunk lines.

 

Sault Ste. Marie to Kinross, Trail #49 –

Base 0 – 0  inches – Trail is in poor Condition.     Make sure you follow reroute once you cross bridge going south at 7 Mile road .  Wet areas reopened up

When the trail is running along roads make sure you go with the flow of traffic on the right side of the road.

 

Kinross loop & south to Pickford, Parts of Trail #49, #472, and #494 –

Base 0 – 0  inches – Trail in  poor condition.  Watch for trucks on trail.

 

Kinross to Raco & Rudyard, Parts of trail #472 & #480 –

Base 0 – 1 inches – Trail in poor Condition.  Watch for reroute signs just west of Kinross.  Road shoulders bare.

 

 

The Downtown Trail is signed but snow and barrels on Portage Ave bridge have been removed! 

 

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