SNOWMOBILE TRAILS IN THE UPPER PENINSULA
A list of most of the snowmobile trails in the U.P. Inquire locally for detailed information, map and trail permit.
The State of Michigan requires that anyone who operates a
snowmobile in this state shall purchase a Michigan snowmobile trail
permit sticker. The permit is valid for one year. Revenue from these
stickers is used to maintain snowmobile trails throughout the state.
Stickers can be obtained at snowmobile dealers, winter related
businesses and many retail businesses located adjacent to or near the
Michigan snowmobile trail system.
ALSTON-WINONA, 15 miles
BESSEMER AREA TRAILS, at Bessemer, 53 miles
BERGLAND-MARENISCO, at Marenisco, 24 miles.
BERGLAND-BRUCE CROSSING, 60 miles
BERGLAND-PORCUPINE MOUNTAINS, 1 mile north of Bergland, 21 miles
BERGLAND-SILVER CITY- PORCUPINE MOUNTAINS STATE PARK, 60 miles.
BIG BAY-L'ANSE, 56 miles
BIG SPRINGS, west of Indian Lake at Palm Book State Park, 25 miles.
BILL NICHOLS TRAIL, Mass City to Toivola to Houghton
FREDA LOOP, 23 miles.,
HANCOCK-CALUMET LOOP, 30 miles
CHARLEY LAKES, 6 miles northeast of Ralph, 6 miles
CHASSELL-PAINESDALE, 12 miles. Trail is still closed as of 8/22/08. For alternate snowmobile route to Painesdale and Trail #3, phone Harry at 906-523-4417. Chassell-Baraga trail will be open.
CHASSELL-HOUGHTON: Rail trail is open.
CHATHAM - SHINGLETON, at Shingleton, 26 miles.
CHRISTMAS, at Christmas, 10 miles.
CLOWRY - BIG BAY, 38 miles.
CURTIS, 6 trails, 38 miles.
CURTIS-ENGADINE, 27 miles.
DRUMMOND ISLE, on Drummond Island, 60 miles.
ENSIGN - NAHMA, US-2 at Ensign, 11 miles.
FELCH GRADE, Felch to Escanaba, 44 miles.
GRAND MARAIS, East Trail to Pine Stump and Newberry about 40 miles. West Trail (to Munising and Shingleton) 35 miles
HERMAN-ISHPEMING, at Ishpeming, 30 miles.
HULBERT-STRONGS-TROUT LAKE, 17.8 miles
IRON RANGE TRAILS, covering Amasa, Crystal Falls, Iron River, and Sidnaw, 240 miles
IRONWOOD TRAIL, at Ironwood, 42 miles.
ISHPEMING-NEGAUNEE AREA, 200 miles of groomed trails connecting to the Upper Peninsula 2,500 mile trail system.
BILL NICHOLLS TRAIL, Toivola to Houghton, 17 miles
KINROSS-PICKFORD, 1 mile southeast of Kinross, 13 miles
KINROSS-SPILE DAM - RACO - SOO, 35 miles
KINROSS-TROUT LAKE, 25 miles
LAC VIEUX TRAIL, southwest of L'Anse on US 41, 50 miles
LAKE ANTOINE, 2 miles east of Waucedah at Beaver Pete's, 10 miles.
LES CHENEAUX ISLANDS / HESSEL, CEDARVILLE, PICKFORD, 107 miles of connecting trails to the rest of the U.P. and Canada via Drummond Island
LITTLE LAKE, 6 miles east of Gwinn on M-35, 18 miles.
LITTLE LAKE - NORTHLAND, in Gwinn & Little Lake, 40 miles.
LORETTO - FELCH, 1.5 miles east of Waucedah off US-2, or 2.5 miles south of Foster City, 25 miles
MACKINAC ISLAND, roads only (no trails) are open to snowmobilers. If your intention is to snowmobile across the ice bridge from St. Ignace to Mackinac Island, please be aware it is your responsibility to find the safest marked trail.
MANISTIQUE LAKE, 1 mile east of Curtis, 9 miles.
MARQUETTE - BIG BAY, 38 miles.
MARQUETTE - SAND RIVER , 25 miles
McMILLAN TRAIL, on CR-429, 18 miles
BALDY LAKE, at Munising, 23 miles
MURPHY CREEK, 4 miles southeast of Steubon on M-94, 6 miles.
NEGAUNEE AREA TRAILS, at Negaunee or 2 miles south of Marquette on M-28, 60 miles.
NEGAUNEE - MICHIGAMME - REPUBLIC, 46 miles
TAHQUAMENON FALLS TRAIL, 1 mile north of Newberry on M-123, 22 miles.
NORTH MENOMINEE COUNTY TRAILS, at Wilson on US-41, 61 miles
ONOTA - CHATHAM, 2 miles east of Chatham off M-94, 10 miles
ONTONAGON-MASS, 15 miles
ONTONAGON TO WHITE PINE TO SILVER CITY TO LAKE OF THE CLOUDS, 23 miles
RALPH PIPELINE, i mile south of Ralph on Co. Rd. 581, 11 miles
RAMSEY-MARENISCO, at Marenisco, 36 miles
RAPID RIVER, Nahma Grade Trail, 11 miles at Rapid River
RACO-NAOMIKONG POINT, 25 miles
RACO-PARADISE-WHITEFISH POINT, 115 miles
RACO-STRONGS-TROUT LAKE, 12.3 miles
REPUBLIC - SAGOLA, 25 mile
REPUBLIC- ISHPEMING Rail Trail will connect Republic/Champion Grade Trail to Ishpeming Iron Ore Heritage Trail. Opening soon
REXTON, 25 miles
RIDGE BRANCH, at Munising, 9 miles.
SAND PLANES, off M-35 at New Swanzy, 18 miles
SENEY, 0.5 miles north of Seney on Fox River Road, 24 miles.
HAYWIRE, at Manistique or Shingleton, 36 miles.
SILVER LAKE - GWINN, 29 miles.
SILVER LAKE-WEST BRANCH CAMP, 5 miles north of Channing on M-95, 19 miles
SKUNK CREEK, 2.5 miles north of Felch on Co. Rd. 581, 21 miles
SOO-RACO, 20 miles at Sherman Park (1 mile east of Sault St. Marie)
STATE LINE-BRUCE CROSSING, at Bruce Crossing, 60 miles
ST. IGNACE-CASTLE ROCK, 3 miles northeast of Brevort on Worth Road to 2 miles southwest of Trout Lake, ( 4 miles north of St. Ignace), 32 miles
SUNRISE, 38 miles
TROUT LAKE-RUDYARD 1 mile west of Rudyard, 23 miles
WATERSMEET Intersection of Trails #2 & #3.