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.

Motorized equipment (Snowmobiles, ATV’s, snow bikes, etc.) and fat 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.

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Blacktail Mountain Nordic Trails

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5 March, 2024 06:09

it’s 10°F, a half inch of new snow since yesterday, and what appears at this time to be clear and calm. I will be headed to powerline and may be a lap around Alpine loop to enhance the skating today. I will update when finished

4 March, 2024 08:49

it’s now 22°F, with a trace of new snow since yesterday, and lightly snowing. Alpine loop and spur trail have been groomed for skate skiing and there is good classic track in most places.

4 March, 2024 06:13

it’s 18°F and a trace of new snow since yesterday. Headed to alpine loop and spur trail today to groom for skate skiing and will update later

3 March, 2024 08:22

20°, clear and 2" of new snow. Pretty easy to groom the trails with these conditions. Skate skiing and classic skiing on all trails. C’mon up and enjoy the day!

3 March, 2024 05:49

19°, clear and calm this morning with a little new snow to work with. We’ll groom some skate lane first and update soon…

2 March, 2024 09:27

28F, lightly snowing. Groomed the skate lane everywhere and set poorly formed classic track on Powerline. Snow conditions not suitable for setting new track.

1 March, 2024 09:02

it’s now 28°F, a half inch of new snow since yesterday, and partly sunny. Alpine loop and spur trail have been groomed with track set. There was some wind through this last storm which created some debris , but otherwise very very nice day up here

1 March, 2024 06:08

it’s 22°F, and a half inch of new snow since yesterday. Headed to alpine loop and spur trail today to groom and with any luck set some track.

29 February, 2024 06:05

it’s 34°F, raining, and 1 inch of new snow since yesterday. I am sorry to report that will be no grooming today please consider other recreation to preserve our trail