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Blackwater Environmental Area
Cohasset, MN
3.5km
Skating/Classic
Yes
No
218-328-5711
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Blackwater Environmental Area was developed in 1999 by Minnesota Power and includes a warming shack and lighted trails groomed of skating and a single-track classic. Terrain is beginner-level and very gently rolling.
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Reports 1 to 8 of 8    Month: Feb | Jan | Dec
Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Afternoon
Grooming 
[ Trails Open: All ]
Trails were groomed and tracked today. Ready for the warm weekend!
(Stephanie Kessler)
Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Afternoon
Grooming 
[ Trails Open: All ]
Blackwater Trails were groomed and tracked today.
(Stephanie Kessler)
Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Afternoon
Grooming 
[ Trails Open: All ]
Trails were groomed and tracks were set today. They are in great shape. Come enjoy these lighted trails!
(Stephanie Kessler)
Sunday, January 8, 2023
Evening
Firsthand: Freestyle 
[ Trails Open: All, B skis ]
Classic and skate groomed. Fast. Some debris. Lit. Great warm night with the family. Skied russelling leaf and steam machine.
(Erika Kuehn)
Saturday, December 31, 2022
Afternoon
Firsthand: Classic 
[ B skis ]
Lots and lots of debris — mostly pine needles. Branches have been cleared. There was pretty good glide inspire of the rough spots. Barred owl spotted on Black Forest Cake loop!
(John Schroeder)
Thursday, December 29, 2022
Morning
Secondhand 
[ Trails Open: All ]
From Park staff: Trails are groomed and tracked as of Wednesday, but there is a lot of pine needles and twig litter from the wind.
(Stephanie Kessler)
Tuesday, December 20, 2022
Morning
Observation 
[ Trails Open: Partial, Good skis ]
Grooming is not done. We are clearing trees and packing it down before grooming. Trails can be used but they are not groomed. If anyone wants to help remove branches/trees, contact Cohasset parks. There is a lot of work to do out there yet!
(Stephanie Kessler)
Sunday, December 18, 2022
Afternoon
Observation 
Not groomed. Will contact the city about plans to do this week, hopefully!
(Catherine McLynn)