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Trail Report – : Eagle River, Wisconsin – December 28, 2021

Reporter:Holly t
Trail Conditions: Fair
Snow Cover: 4-5 inch base - 13 total snow
Date of Report: December 28, 2021
Area Report:

December 28, 2021 6:18am 4 degrees


Totals from the SNOW yesterday were about 5 inches of wet packy SNOW.  Just what’s needed at the beginning of the riding season.  No new SNOW overnight.  Next SNOW this afternoon. Forecast is 2-4 inches by the weather guys. 

The pop up to low 30’s is passed.  Highs for the rest of the week will be in the low 20’s during the day.  Single digits at night except for Thursday when it will be in the teens & SNOW.  SNOW’s not going anywhere!

In Sno-Eagles Country, Eagle River trails are in VERY EARLY RIDING CONDITION. Expect all types of riding. Swamps & wet areas are tight. Riding today & will have a full report of conditions tomorrow.

Catfish & Eagle lake trails are NOT marked.  So please stay off for now.

Groomers were out Sunday night grooming most of the trail thru downtown. Trail 10/7/17 heading west was groomed from Oak Lane by Williams Pine Gables all the way to the Sugar Camp connect along Hwy 17S. And north on 10/13 to 3 aka Manske Swamp and back over that area into town.  Last night Alt 13 to the Three Lakes turns around, 10E to Three Lakes connect to include Nine Mile trail that connects to Three Lakes. (Three Lakes trails open at 8:30am today) Also groomed the trail portion of Grampa Grahm off of West Carpenter Lake Rd.

There is a re route on 10/13/7/17 heading west.  Here’s a photo of the change.  It’s rough ride now.  Should Trail 10-13 heading westk re reoute 12-2021smooth out as we get more SNOW.  Please stay on the trail.                     

Plans were to ride yesterday, but after 15 years the battery on my sled died.  So today we ride!                          


See ya all on the trails!

Holly Tomlanovich
715.479-5185 Weekly Trail Update



News and Reports:


  • 1/4 – Sno-Eagles Board of Directors meeting 6pm – Snowmobile HQ & Museum – Hwy 45N
  • 1/6-9 – Vintage Snowmobile Races – World Championship Derby Track
  • 1/13-14 – Badger State Winter Games Torch Ride from Wausau to Eagle River World Championship Derby Track
  • 1/13-16 – 59th running of the World Championship Derby
  • 1/17 – 2021 Military Ride
  • 1/20 – Member meeting 6:30pm – Buckshots Bar & Grill – Hwy 45N
  • 1/27-30 – Women on Snow – Eagle Waters Resort – Rangeline Rd off Hwy 70

Snowmobile Information:

Wisconsin Snowmobile Registration 
Discount Trail Pass for Snowmobile Club Members – $10 – Time to join a club!
Standard Wisconsin Trail Pass – $30
Out of State Trail Pass – $50
Vilas County Map It Trail App GPS style app of all trails in Vilas Cty.  Plus includes the brown 3 digit emergency numbering system. If an emergency happens call 911 & give them that number.  Find you quicker.
Groomer Tracking Systems (GTS) Gives you trails groomed in last 24, 48 & 96 hours