Avoiding the Crowds

December 20, 2011
While most Twin Cities ski trails will be crowded this season, we offer some general tips on how to avoiding dense populations.

Cross-Country Ski Rentals

January 11, 2010
Looking for cross-country ski rentals? We've put together a collection of links, both in the Twin Cities and around the region.

Trail/Park Fees

December 8, 2005
A rough breakdown on passes/fees you'll need for skiing at parks and trail systems in the upper Midwest.

Under the Lights

December 1, 2000
A review of some of the lighted ski trails in the area.

Birkie Seeks Grant in Next Phase of Telemark

June 29, 2020
The town of Cable and the American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation have teamed up to seek an Idle Site Grant from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation to assist in the costs for the removal of the shuttered Telemark Resort, leading hopefully to the foundation purchase of the Telemark property later this fall.

New Foundation Announced to Manage ABR Trails

March 18, 2020
Announcing the formation of the new Anderson Bluffs & River Trail Foundation Inc. This non-profit foundation has been formed with a vision to sustain the ABR legacy as a Midwest premier Nordic ski destination for generations to come and connect ABR Trails to the larger community.

ABR's Taste of the Trails Event this Saturday

March 12, 2020
ABR is hosting their annual Taste of the Trails, a sampling of the local cuisine trailside at ABR this Saturday, March 14th.

Cook County: March Snowfall Create Excellent Cross Country Ski Conditions in Cook County

March 4, 2020
Cross country ski season is still in full swing in Minnesota’s arrowhead region. Visit Cook County invites all levels of skiers to enjoy 400km of perfectly groomed trails throughout March when the region typically sees an average snowfall of 120 inches.

Irondale Trails Seek Grooming Upgrade

March 3, 2020
The Irondale Nordic Ski Foundation is seeking the communities help in upgrading their grooming machine, to help better maintain the trails located in the north Twin Cities suburb.

Tour De Bemidji Set for February 29th

February 23, 2020
Join fellow skiers on Saturday, Feb 28th, for a tour of the Bemidji Area Cross Country Ski Club trail systems including Movil Maze, Fern Lake, Bemidji High School, Montebello, Buena Vista, Three Island Park, Hobson Forest and Lake Bemidji State Park. Pizza will be provided for lunch at the Movil Maze Lodge. Don't forget your valid Great Minnesota Ski Pass!