blacktail trail winter

Located 8 miles above Lakeside and at 5000’ of elevation, the 25 kilometers of varied terrain is groomed every day from December thru March.

Snowmobiles, ATV’s, other motorized equipment and snow bikes are not permitted on either trail system. Walking without snowshoes is not permitted!

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Dogs are only allowed on the Blacktail Mountain Nordic Trails.

Blacktail Mountain Nordic Trails

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18 February, 2019 05:43

0° and calm with a dusting of new snow. Going to try and knock down some of the drifting and set new track on Alpine loop this morning, stay tuned

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17 February, 2019 10:13

10° and a little breezy with 2″ new snow. Powerline loop is groomed for classic and skate skiing. Alpine loop has a new skate lane.

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16 February, 2019 11:07

28°F, cloudy but not snowing. Everything except the Spur has been rolled. Upper Power Line and Alpine have been groomed with fresh classic track set. We’re ready for it to stop snowing!

16 February, 2019 06:08

23°F, 1-2" new snow. We’ll start again today with the roller on Power Line. Alpine was rolled yesterday and should be able to be groomed with track set, but it won’t be first thing this morning. Stay tuned for an update.

15 February, 2019 09:17

5″ new snow. Alpine loop is rolled and I’ll try to set some track before I call it a day. Powerline and spur not groomed today

15 February, 2019 05:52

23° and snowing, with about 4 inches since yesterday. We’re going to run a roller around alpine loop first to flatten that out. Will update around

14 February, 2019 11:01

22°F, high clouds moving in. Power Line completely rolled with fresh classic track set on upper Power Line.

14 February, 2019 06:45

10°F, 2" new snow. We’ll be grooming Power Line today. Stay tuned for an update.

13 February, 2019 06:41

26°F, 2" new snow, currently snowing and blowing. We’re expecting to find some new drifting. We’ll be working on Alpine today.

12 February, 2019 08:38

24°F, it’s not snowing but the wind is causing some drifting. Power Line is rolled and we’re going out now to groom and set classic track on upper Power Line. There will be work going on this afternoon to open the Spur.