SNOWMOBILE TRAIL CONDITIONS REPORTS

Snow conditions, trail updates, and snowmobiling videos — from the center of Maine’s 14,000 miles of snowmobile trails in The Forks, Maine. We’ll keep you posted on the 100 or so miles of beautiful trails that we groom. For details on which trails we groom see The Forks Area Trails Club, where you can also join our local snowmobile club. For a snowmobile trail map and distances from The Forks to some of our favorite Maine towns to visit by trail (Greenville, Jackman, Eustis, Rangeley, Millinocket, …) see: The Forks Area Trails. Check out snowmobile trip reviews and our rides to Moxie Falls, Coburn Mountain, Grand Falls, Bingham Windmills, the B-52 Crash Site… Maine Snowmobiling Videos and Trail Tales.

Zach brings us another information packed Snowmobile Conditions Ride Report from Northern Outdoors in The Forks, Maine. The Forks area got 3"-5" of snow this past week which gave the groomers the material they needed to fill in some of the woods trail thin spots. Those thin spots are few and...

THE FORKS TRAIL REPORT 2/4/2016 We received about 4” of snow on Wednesday, followed by just a little rain. Temperatures are warm today . . . . in the mid-30’s but will cool off tonight and through the weekend. We will attempt to groom tonight, Friday and Saturday to get things as best as...

This week in our Northern Outdoors Snowmobile Trail Report and Ride Along, Zach heads South on ITS 87 on Backcountry Expeditions newest Ski Doo rental sled. The main sections of the Forks Area Trail Network are in great shape with some of the woods trail sections being a little thin. Join Zach on...

THE FORKS TRAIL REPORT 1/27/2016 No new snow since last weeks report. Trails are holding up well, considering the minimal snow. Groomers have been out on all sections this week and we will hit things again, as needed, on Thurs, Fri and Sat nights. Generally speaking, sections of the trail on unplowed roads are...

THE FORKS TRAIL REPORT 1/20/2016 Groomers have been out on all sections this week and we will hit things again, as needed, on Thurs, Fri and Sat nights. Generally speaking, sections of the trail on unplowed roads are in very good shape. Woods trails are very rough, but passable. There is plenty of snow...

Great Snowmobile Weather at Northern Outdoors for this Weekend! This past week as been a whirlwind of Maine weather.  Two inches of rain, freezing temps and high winds, but finishing off with 12" of powder!  Despite the unfriendly weather conditions the Forks Area Trail Network is in great shape.  The groomers...

THE FORKS, MAINE TRAIL REPORT 1/8/2016 The snow we received over a week ago has packed down considerably, and very cold temps have frozen up most of the wet spots. Lots of sleds out last weekend enjoying the early season riding. We went out with the groomers after the storms before New Years and panned...

We have received about 18” of snow in the past week. This will provide a great base to get things going for the winter. Groomers have been out panning all trail sections, yesterday and today. Generally speaking, sections of the trail on unplowed roads are in good shape. Woods trails...

The Forks Area received 6” of dense snow Saturday night. We are grooming it all out this week. Cold temps have solidified all wet spots, and we’ve been able to pull snow into the depressions. Things are shaping up nicely! •    ITS 86 FROM BERRY’S STORE HEADING EAST TOWARD GREENVILLE/ROCKWOOD TO...

[caption id="attachment_901254" align="alignright" width="300"] See What Snowmobiling in The Forks Maine Is Like[/caption] Every year New England states celebrate the comradery of snowmobiling with the Annual Reciprocal Snowmobile Weekend. During this weekend, snowmobilers with current registrations in any of these 3 states can ride in any of the other states free! ...

Thank you to all our guests, friends, and staff for a terrific snowmobiling season! [caption id="attachment_900645" align="alignright" width="300"] Sully rides into April along the Kennebec River[/caption] The fact that the 2014 snowmobiling season in The Forks, Maine area is still going at Northern Outdoors with great trail coverage as we enter April tells...

It's not something that happens very year but this year we'll be riding into April. With forecast cold temps all week the trails should hold up well through the weekend. We will be grooming through the remainder of March and expect with the snowpack on the ground there will be some great spring...