Tag: trails

Bob DeGross from VNP talks Ice and Trails

Snowmobile Trails:International Falls to Kettle Falls (Purple Trail) – Not Open Rainy Lake/Black Bay to Kabetogama Lake to Ash River (Green Trail) – Open, portages are groomed, lake is not groomed Ash River to Crane Lake (Green Trail) – Open, not groomed Chain of Lakes (Dashed Black Trail) – Not Open Ash River to Kettle…
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January 7, 2022 0

Early Season Snowmobile Safety & Reminders

Minnesota — While snowmobile trails in the state of Minnesota opened on December 1st, depending how much snow they have they may still not be groomed or ridable. Local snowmobile groups are encouraging riders to use extreme caution while riding even after the first major snowfalls. Dave Jenson of the Moonshiners Snowmobile Club says while…
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December 13, 2021 0

City of Baxter Considers Fat Tire Bike Trail

As winter and the coronavirus pandemic stretch out across the months ahead, the city of Baxter heard a recent request aimed at being a positive on both those counts. A group, led by John Linn, approached the city about grooming trails in southwest Baxter to maintain a trail for fat tire bikes. The council considered…
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February 6, 2021 0

Aitkin County Board holds on license fee delays, recognizes Ross Wagner

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (12/17/20) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners brought up license delays for the beginning of 2021 and future projects at their regular meeting Tuesday from the Aitkin County Government Center. The Board did approve a Fire Protection contract for the Town of Ball Bluff, a 2020 Engagement letter…
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December 17, 2020 0

Cuyuna Country SRA expanding with new, remotes trails

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (11/5/20) (Crosby, MN) — More improvements and expansions are taking place in the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area near Crosby for mountain bike trails that will be ready to ride this Spring. We had the chance to speak with Cuyuna Country SRA Supervisor Jonah Moline (MO-leen) about the expansion in the…
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November 5, 2020 0

New trails coming Cuyuna Country SRA

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/26/20) (Crosby, MN) — Construction is underway in the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area near Crosby and Ironton for 10 miles of new trail to ride in the Spring. Construction began in the northern portion of the Mahnomen Unit to expand the single-track mountain bike trail system. The project is needing…
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October 25, 2020 0