When there are 2 “snow quality” icons: i.e. skier tracked & untracked – much of the time, the trail may have a skier track, however, after a snowfall, you may be the 1st one on the trail, thus “untracked”.
Machine groomed smooth and wide for skate skiing
Machine groomed for classic nordic / cross country skis (2 parallel ski tracks)
Classic ski trail made by skiers
Recommended for snow-shoeing (some groomed locations
do not allow snow-shoes)
No visible track or fresh snow over skier tracks– often on a skier
tracked trail after recent snow-fall, where you are making the first track/
Trail is packed by snowmobiles, either USFS groomed
or recreational users. (This can be a decent track for classic skis on otherwise
Fat bike Friendly
Trails where fat bikes are allowed. (Since
this is growing all the time, please let us know updates on new trails)
These trails may be used as summer hiking trails.