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Mercer, WI
20k
Skating/Classic
No
No
1 Cabin 1 Little Turtle
715-600-1196
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Trails are on rolling glacial terrain through pine, spruce and tamarack forests. A heated chalet with a vault toilet, wax bench, and changing room is located at the Cabin trailhead. There is a second trailhead at the Little Turtle Flowage parking lot.
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Reports 1 to 10 of 24    Month: Jan | Dec
Monday, January 25, 2021
Morning
Grooming 
[ Trails Open: All, Good skis ]
3" New Snow on Sunday.  Grooming team was out this morning.  Tracks were reset and skate lanes have been renovated and combed twice.  The classic tracks and skate lane should set up nicely tonight with single digit temps.  Trails are in very good condition, base is 5-6".  Snowshoe trails are in very good conditions.
(Mike Shouldice)
Sunday, January 24, 2021
Morning
Grooming 
[ Trails Open: All, Good skis ]
We got 2" of new fluffy dry snow overnight.  The groomer was out overnight and combed the skate lane.  Tracks are holding and the entire 21K trail system is in very good condition.  Snowshoe loops are also in great shape.
(Mike Shouldice)
Friday, January 22, 2021
Morning
Grooming 
[ Trails Open: All, Good skis ]
Groomed skate lanes in early morning, turned out to be very firm with good corduroy. Tracks left in place. Overnight dusting of lake affect snow left a nice frosting.
(Jerome Leiterman)
Thursday, January 21, 2021
Night
Grooming 
[ Trails Open: All, Good skis ]
Grooming team was out Thursday night and laid down new corduroy on the skate lane.  Grooming plans: Grooming team going out Friday morning to touch up the track, as a dusting of snow fell overnight. Trails in very good condition.
(Mike Shouldice)
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Morning
Firsthand: Classic 
[ Trails Open: All, Good skis ]
Thin snow but outstanding grooming. Freshly rolled and classic tracks set on thin base. A few spots were bare but easily avoided. Beautiful woods freshly covered with dissing of snow. Could use more snow but ok for good skis today.
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(Steve Hiniker)
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Morning
Grooming 
[ Trails Open: All, Good skis ]
Groomer was out early this morning. The skate lane on the entire trail system was renovated and combed. The tracks that were set last Saturday are firm and in great shape. We had a dusting of snow last evening will make for a fun day of skiing.
(Mike Shouldice)
Sunday, January 17, 2021
Afternoon
Firsthand: Classic 
[ Trails Open: All, Good skis ]
Tracks were fresh set and skate deck firm but not icy. Surprisingly great conditions with the little snow we've had and warmer temperatures the last couple of days.
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(Monica Mears)
Sunday, January 17, 2021
Morning
Grooming 
[ Trails Open: All, Good skis ]
Mecca’s 21 K of combined ski trail groomed early this morning. Recent snowfalls of varying moisture groomed up well. Classical tracks deep and firm; skate deck firm with new corduroy. Misting last night lightly glazed the ski surface making fast conditions.
Photos:
(Jerome Leiterman)
Friday, January 15, 2021
Afternoon
Grooming 
[ Trails Open: All, B skis ]
Groomers were out early this morning. MECCA got 2" of wet heavy snow. The skate lane was touched up but is soft. Tracks are good.
(Mike Shouldice)
Saturday, January 9, 2021
Night
Grooming 
[ Trails Open: All, Good skis ]
Groomers were out Saturday night to renovate and comb the skate lane. The entire 21K system is in good to very good condition, 3-5" base, with a set of tracks alongside the skate lane. There are a few thin spots in the tracks.
(Mike Shouldice)

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