Snowmobile Trail Conditions
in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Listed by town and county

NOAA Snow Depth Map for the Upper Peninsula 

 Thanks for snowmobiling in the Upper Peninsula!

 Upper Peninsula Snowmobile Trail Report
This is a good site for getting information about the entire Upper Peninsula.
Updated regularly.



Lodging on the Snowmobile Trails

Upper Peninsula Snowmobile Rentals

Do not ride on the lakes and rivers - snowmobiles are going through the ice.

Counties listed with main towns, some towns have reporting websites so they are also listed.

AuTrain and Christmas: A few miles west of Munising on M-28 by Lake Superior

Big Bay 25 miles north of Marquette

Chassell, 9 miles south of Houghton. Chassell Painesdale trail is still closed.

Chippewa County: Sault Ste Marie, MI and surrounding area in the Eastern U.P.

Curtis, the Manistique Lakes Area in Macki nac County

Drummond Island Area including DeTour Village

Eckerman, Hulbert, Strongs, and Trout Lake

Grand Marais Linking East to West with over 125 miles of groomed trails in the central UP and Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore!

Houghton and Keweenaw Counties, including Hancock, Houghton, Chassell, Twin Lakes.

Iron Mountain Area including Dickinson County

Iron River - Iron County

Ironwood: Western U. P.

Ishpeming, west of Marquette and snowmobile friendly

Lake Gogebic Report from Bergland MI includes Ironwood, Bessimer, & Wakefield

Les Cheneaux including St. Ignace, Cedarville, and Hessel in the Eastern Upper Peninsula

Manistique, Schoolcraft County in the central Upper Peninsula by Lake Michigan

Marquette County, including Ishpeming, Marquette, Negaunee, Big Bay, Champion. New trail open through Negaunee business district for food, shopping, and lodging.Marquette-Alger County Trail is now open from AuTrain to Harvey but please stay on the trail and observe the posted speed limits.

Michigamme, between Marquette and Baraga on US-41 & M-28

Munising, AuTrain, & Christmas & the Hiawatha National Forest in Alger County

Newberry in Luce County. Ride the Lake Superior State Forest

Ontonagon County, including Ontonagon, Porcupine Mountains, White Pine, Bruce Crossing

Paradise:Town Trail is now open but please stay on the trail and observe the 15 mph speed limit.

Sault Ste. Marie, MI, northeastern Upper Peninsula

Seney, MI , Central Upper Peninsula on M-28.

Trout Lake, MI: See report for Eckerman

Watersmeet, southern Upper Peninsula near the Wisconsin border on US-2 & US-45.

Western UP, Ironwood, Bessemer, Wakefield, Marenisco


 Lodging on the Snowmobile Trails

Michigan DNR Snowmobile Information and trail maps

Upper Peninsula Snowmobile Trail Report

 Upper Peninsula Snowmobile Rentals


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Snowmobile Photo by Gretchen