Skiing at Marquette Mountain ski area in Marquette Michigan.

Skiing and Snowboarding

Whether navigating snow-covered, scenic trails or thundering down own our many alpine ridges, there is no better place  for winter recreation than Marquette County. Enjoy the best trails, hills, and views the state has to offer. Ski the extreme back country, cross country ski through our many groomed trails, then nestle into warm lodging. There’s always fresh snowfall to soothe your outdoor… Read More
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Iron Ore Heritage Trail

Visit Website Negaunee – Ishpeming: Groomed trail for classic and freestyle skiing. The Iron Ore Heritage Trail is a 47-mile, multi-use, year round trail that connects communities and people to the region’s historic sites and human stories. Thirty of the 47 miles are now surfaced with either asphalt or crushed granite or limestone. That section is from Chocolay to Ishpeming…. Read More

Presque Isle Park

Marquette, Michigan: Groomed for cross country skiing and snowshoeing. For trail information call (906) 228-0460. Visit Website As Marquette’s recreational crown jewel, special attention is given here to Presque Isle Park. The popular regional facility is located on Presque Isle (“almost” an island), a 323 acre forested oval shaped headland/peninsula which juts into Lake Superior in the northern tip of… Read More

Marquette City Fit Strip

Marquette, Michigan: Groomed regularly for skating and diagonal stride. New loop groomed for diagonal only. For trail information call (906) 228-0460. Visit Website Located on West Ridge at the southwest corner of the Park Cemetery, this site contains 1.7 and 1 kilometer cross-country ski trails which are lighted until 11 p.m. during the winter months. This trail also serves as… Read More
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Maple Lane Ski Area

Skandia, Michigan: Trail fee $2.00 or season passes for $25. Trail is groomed regularly with X-C Ski and Snowshoe rentals available. Snacks and indoor warming area. For trail and rental information call (906) 942-7662. Visit Website At Maple Lane X-C Ski Center, we have everything you need for a great cross country ski experience.  We have 11 kilometers of trail… Read More

Kawbawgam Ski Trail

Chocolay, Michigan: 5 miles from US-41 Harvey to Kawbawgam Road, 2 miles into Lake Le Vasseur Public Access to Parking area. Note: Snowshoeing permitted alongside of Le Vasseur Loop. Please be courteous and do not ruin groomed tracks. For information, call (906) 249-1448. Visit Website The Kawbawgam Cross Country Ski Trail is located on state land, approximately 2 miles south of… Read More

Blueberry Ridge Trail

Features no trail fee with a donation box at trail head. Blueberry Ridge Trail is groomed regularly for diagonal and skating stride. Diagonal skiing only on Crossroads, Husky, and Spartan. Diagonal and skating allowed on Wolverine, Superior, and Wildcat. Visit Website The Blueberry Ridge Pathway is a popular cross-country ski trail in the Marquette area. This trail is manged by… Read More
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Al Quaal Recreation Area

Ishpeming, Michigan: Groomed regularly. Individual and Family passes available. For trail information call (906) 486-6181 or (906) 485-4352. Visit Website

Noquemanon Cross Country Ski Trails

Monday-Friday 11am to 8:30pm Saturday/Sunday 10am to 8:30pm Visit Website Maps, rental equipment and tour services are readily available. Home of the Noquemanon Ski Marathon, Marquette County has nearly a dozen marked cross-country ski trails and several Nordic skiing events. Experience the natural beauty and wildlife of the Upper Peninsula on trails winding through snow-covered forests along frozen rivers and… Read More

Marquette Mountain

4501 County Road 553 Marquette, MI 49855 800-944-SNOW (906) 225-1155 Visit Website Where you’ll find 170 skiable acres of the Upper Peninsula’s finest snow just five minutes from lively downtown Marquette.