Kalkaska County Sand And Snow Trail Report

  • Trail Condition: Poor
  • Last Groomed: February 23rd, 2021
  • Base Snowfall: 1"
  • Reported On: February 25th, 2021 @ 10:09am

Groomer Report

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The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trail Systems can be accessed from two different staging areas. One is the M-72 Staging area, this parking lot is located in Bear Lake Township on East M-72 between Kalkaska and Grayling, with recreational gas and food nearby. The other is located on Starvation Lake Road, East of “The Little Country Store” and also has easy access to recreational gas, food and entertainment. TG

Welcome to our 2020 – 2021 Trail Updates: Think snow, Stay to the right, ride safe and please remember to be considerate of others. Thanks Tammy

Don’t forget if you see the groomer operator give him or her a thumbs up. It’s a little known fact that they volunteer their time for 10-16 hours a day, seven days a week to make your ride more enjoyable and safe.        Thank you, Tammy

2/24/21 Due to warm temperatures and no snow we will not be grooming until the weather and circumstances are in our favor. Trails are full of mud and water at this time. We need colder temps and most of all snow… Let’s get those snow dances going or Spring will be here before we know it. Thanks, TG

2/23/21 Temps were in the 40s this afternoon, not good for the groomers. The Cranberry Trail was groomed/maintained today, not much to groom with lots of snirt. Trails will be especially icy with the warm Temps today and lower tonight. Please Ride Right, Ride Safe and be Courteous to Others. TG

2/22/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails were groomed today. The trails are getting pretty warn out due to no new snowfall and the weather calls for warm temperatures all this week. WE NEED SNOW PEEPS, lets get that snow dance a rollin……… Remember if you do ride, please be careful of ice under the snow and especially in the corners. Ride Right, Ride Safe and be Courteous to Others.  TG

2/21/21 The Cranberry Trail was groomed today and both the trails are receiving heavy traffic. Be Cautious of ice under the snow especially in the corners. Remember to ….. Ride Right, Ride Safe and be Courteous to Others. Tammy

2/20/21 The Blue Bear Trail was groomed twice today and The Cranberry was groomed too. We received a couple of inches of new snow and the trails are good at this time. We’ve had an enormous amount of traffic on our trails this year. I think the words getting out about our trail maintainance and dedication. Please be safe out there, lots of icy spots on the trails and in the corners. Remember to Ride Right, Ride Safe and be Courteous to Others. TG

2/19/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trail Systems were groomed today, the Blue Bear twice. We received minimal snow in a few areas of our trail systems and we’re trying to maintain the best we can. Trails are still icy,  especially in the corners. Both of our trails have been super busy with traffic so PLEASE Ride Right, Ride Safe and be Courteous to Others. Thanks, Tammy

2/18/21 The Cranberry and Blue Bear Trails were groomed, we got a very light dusting of fluff nothing substantial as far as snow is concerned. Trails are icy in spots, especially in the corners. We are doing out best to keep our trails maintained but without new snow its been rough. Please remember to Ride Right, Ride Safe and Be Courteous to others. TG

2/17/21 The Cranberry and Blue Bear Trails were groomed today, no new snow as of yet. The trails are still icy so ride with care. Ride Right, Ride Safe and be Courteous to Others. TG

2/16/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails were groomed there are still icy areas on the trail and in the corners. TG

2/15/21 The Cranberry Trail was groomed, still a lot of ice on the trails so please ride with caution, especially in the corners. TG

2/14/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trail Systems were groomed, lots of ice under the snow and in the corners…. The trails are getting pretty warn out due to no new snowfall and we’re doing the best we can at maintaining them.  Remember to Ride Right, Ride Safe and be Courteous to Others. TG

 

2/13/21 The Cranberry and Blue Bear Trails were groomed with no new substantial  snow. Corners are icy and we’re maintaining the trails the best we can. TG

2/12/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails were groomed. Lots of ice in the corners so ride carefully.  Trails are receiving heavy traffic at this time, and we are doing our best to maintain them without new snow. Please remember  to ride right, ride safe and be courteous to others. Have fun, Tammy

2/11/21 The Cranberry Trail was groomed and is in good shape with some ice in the corners so be careful. Remember to Ride Right, Ride Safe and be Courteous to Others. Thanks Tammy

2/10/21 The Cranberry Trail was groomed, there’s still no significant snowfall in the area.. Some ice in corners so please be careful if your going to ride.. Thanks, TG

2/9/21 The Cranberry and Blue Bear Trail Systems were groomed but we need more snow. We will continue to maintain the trails as long as possible. Ride Safe, Ride Right and be Courteous to Others.             Thank you, Tammy

2/8/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails were groomed and the corners are still a little icy so be careful. We need more snow to keep maintaining the trails. Remember…… Ride Right, Ride Safe and be Courteous to others.    Thanks, Tammy

2/7/21 Both the Cranberry and The Blue Bear Trails we groomed, we are currently just trying to keep the trails maintained due to a lack of snow. Trails are fair at this time. Remember to Ride Right, Ride Safe and be courteous to others. TG

2/6/21 The Cranberry and The Blue Bear Trails were groomed and we are still maintaining them with minimal snow. Please be careful of the ice in the corners and on the trails. Remember to Ride Right,  Ride Safe and be courteous to others. TG

2/5/21 Hey Peeps we finally have some new snow, we received between 4-7 inches on different areas of our trails. The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails were groomed with new snow and are in good shape at this time but we are still working on our base. Please remember to ride right, ride safe and be courteous to others. Thanks Tammy

2/4/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails were groomed but we still need snow. We are maintaining the trails the best we can at this time. TG

2/3/21Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails groomed. We are still trying to maintain the trails as best we can with out new snowfall. Remember to ride right, ride safe and be courteous to others. TG

2/2/21 Cranberry Trail was groomed the best they could with out new snow, trails are still full of ice. Ride right, ride safe and be considerate of others. TG

2/1/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails was groomed last night, trails are icy and still no new snow to assist in keeping the trails maintained. Please ride right, ride safe and be courteous to others. Thanks TG

1/31/21  The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails are VERY ICY right now, especially in the corners. Grooming will be done whenever possible but its getting harder to groom without new snow. We are trying to maintain the trails but the snow that remains is getting worn out and has lots of snirt (snow and dirt). You know the drill…….If you do ride, ride right, ride safe and be courteous to others. Thank you, Tammy

1/30/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails were groomed last night, trails are fair to poor. We are still maintaining them the best that we can with the little snow that we have. Ride right, ride safe and be courteous to others. TG

1/29/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails were groomed, we are maintaining the trails the best we can with the little snow that we’re getting. Both trails are fair to poor. Remember….. Ride right, ride safe and be courteous to others. TG

1/28/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails were groomed as best as we can as we continue to maintain the trails with little snow. The trails are poor to fair at this time, we are still working on our bases but we need everyone to get on their snow dance routine… Pleaser Remember to ride right, ride safe and be courteous to others. Thanks, Tammy

1/27/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails were both groomed today and the snow remains sparse in many areas. We need snow so let’s get our snow dances on……. Remember if you ride, ride right, ride safe and be courteous to others. TG

1/26/21 The Blue Bear and Cranberry Trails were both groomed, we are basically just maintaining the trails due to the fact that we have minimal snowfall in our area. If you do ride please be careful, ride right and be courteous to others. Thank you TG

1/25/21 The Cranberry Trail was groomed today, we still need more snow but are working with what we have. ride right, ride safe and be courteous to others…..

1/24/21 The Cranberry and The Blue Bear Trails were both groomed and we are still trying to maintain them with very little snowfall. We are still working on the trail bases but we need more snow. If your out riding please right right, ride safe and be courteous to others. TG

1/23/21 the Cranberry and Blue Bear Trails Systems were groomed,  we’re maintaining the trails the best that we can at this time without new snowfall in the area. Please ride right, ride safe and be courteous to others. Thanks Tammy

1/22/21 The Blue Bear and the CranberryTrails have been groomed and we are still working on the base but we have little snow in the area so as of right now it’s about maintaining the trails with the little snow that we have…. TG

 

 

 

 

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