Maasto Hiihto Cross Country Ski Trails

Houghton, Michigan

Trails for beginning, intermediate and expert skiers.

Skiing a variety of topography, journeying out a long distance before returning, or stopping at one of the scenic overlooks to rest are all things you may do when you ski Hancock's Maasto Hiihto. Trails for beginning, intermediate and expert skiers.

The trail is located in the city of Hancock and can be accessed from many points. The main trailhead is located at the Houghton County Arena.

Grooming is performed with a Tucker 5-7 days per week. The trails are groomed through a joint agreement between the City of Hancock and the Keweenaw Nordic Ski Club.

TRAIL DESCRIPTIONS
QUINCY LOOP- 2.5 km - Easy Gently rolling terrain.

ST. URHO'S LOOP - 2.5 km Easy

GORGE LOOP - 6.5 km intermediate to expert. Rolling terrain includes picnic spot and beautiful vistas. Take the River Trail shortcut and cross the breathtaking Swedetown creek 4 times.

AUSTRALIA LOOP - 3.5 km Intermediate- Beautiful overlooks, more pronounced rolling terrain.

YOOPER LOOPER - 1.5 km Intermediate - Similar to above.

MIETO LOOP - 1 km - Expert Down, down, hairpin turn, up, up - not for the meek.

COST: Daily Membership Pass $2.00. Annual Membership pass: $15 for an individual, $20/family. Children ski free.

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