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.

Trails are very hard and very icy in spots. Good news is that there is still riding if you want to get out there. Not recommended to cruise along at 60 mph, but if you want to get out and ride and enjoy the scenery, you can. Just pick your...

Happy snowmobilers over MLK weekend. Plenty of snow and good trail conditions prevail. All 100 miles of The Forks Trail System are open and being groomed on a regular basis. •    ITS 86 HEADING EAST FROM BERRY’S STORE TOWARD GREENVILLE AND ROCKWOOD  Intown trail is getting pounded out and is a...

The January thaw put a little damper on the trails, but fortunately we didn’t get any rain so things are still in pretty good shape overall here in The Forks. Both groomers were out all night on Monday just as things were finally cooling off after the thaw. The snow...

All 100 miles of The Forks Area Snowmobile Trail  System are open and being groomed on a regular basis.  We have a great base of snow and outstanding riding! There’s some happy riders out there! •    ITS 86 FROM BERRY’S STORE HEADING EAST TOWARD GREENVILLE AND ROCKWOOD   Great riding all the...

All 100 miles of The Forks Area Snowmobile Trail System are open and being groomed on a regular basis.  We have a great base of snow and outstanding riding!   •    ITS 86 FROM BERRY’S STORE HEADING EAST TOWARD GREENVILLE AND ROCKWOOD   Great riding all the way. Intown trails have plenty...

Jim and Greg both groomed on Christmas Eve and reported the riding is pretty awesome as we get set to open for the season today!  More snow coming Thursday. We will be grooming again on Friday & Sunday. ...

The Forks Area Trail Report Friday December 21st, 2012 Groomers were out on Thursday for the first time this season, packing the trail. Solid 16" snow on all sections, except right in the valley where there is a little less. ITS 86 toward Greenville, ITS 87 toward Bingham and the Bald Mountain Trail...

Henry Margusity writes a Meterological Madness blog for Accuweather.com, which offers detailed analysis of severe weather patterns across the U.S. In his November 16th, blog article Henry posted his 2012 / 2103 winter forecast and is predicting, "Above normal snowfall for the Plains and the East Coast". Only time will tell if...

Trail riding is pretty much done on The Forks trail system for this year. There is still some decent off trail riding around Pleasant Pond, Moxie Bald Mountain, and off the Shirley and Brochu Roads. Thanks to all who rode the trails this year. We hope to see you again in...

The big warm up we had on Thursday has put a hurt on the trail system. All portions of The Forks Trail System are currently passable.  There are parts where you will have to “bob & weave” to stay on snow, and other sections have good snow coverage with good...

A series of low pressure systems passed through the area over the last 2 weeks, dumping nearly 2 feet of snow on us. All 100 miles of The Forks Trail System are in great shape with plenty of snow. We are experiencing a one day warmup today (Thursday), but it...

A series of low pressure systems have passed through over the past 10 days, dumping nearly 2 feet of snow on us. All 100 miles of The Forks Trail System are in great shape with plenty of snow. We are seeing a lot of happy riders out there and our...

The 10” of snow we received last Friday has put our trail system back in great shape. We are expecting more snow on Thursday. Groomer operators report plenty of snow to work with. Cold temperatures are allowing the trails to set up nicely. Some short wooded sections are still a...

Some warmer temperatures last week, and no new snow, have taken their toll on our trails.  All of The Forks Trail System is passable and there is good riding in a lot of spots, but you will also have to go through some rough areas with bare spots and/or very...