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September 30th, 2021

A Guide to Snowmobiling on the North Shore, Minnesota

Tearing through the snow in winter is exhilarating. The North Shore has some of the best snow and the best snowmobile trails to enjoy. It’s not a secret for those who already live in Lutsen, Minnesota, that the snowmobiling around here is worth visiting. However, if you are unfamiliar with the area, we have more than a few trails for you to explore near Cascade Lodge. Here are some tips for getting started snowmobiling in Minnesota.

Where to Rent a Snowmobile

If you are staying at Cascade Lodge and you don’t have a snowmobile with you, head down to Steve's Sports & Auto in Grand Marais. You can give them a call ahead of time to see what is available at 218-387-1835.

Helpful Resources

Before you hit the trails, there are some things to keep in mind. Cascade Lodge has direct access to a snowmobile trail system that offers over 125 miles of groomed trails and 140 more miles of state groomed interconnecting trails extending to Grand Marais, the Gunflint Trail, and Grand Rapids. Be sure that you have access to a Cook County snowmobile trail map. You will also want to study the snow depth and groomed trail conditions before you leave as well.

Best Snowmobile Trails In Minnesota

It’s time that you figure out where to start your journey from Cascade Lodge. Here’s a brief list of the best snowmobiling trails in northern Minnesota.

  • Fox Trail
  • Moguls/Caribou Highlands
  • Lutsen Trail
  • Caribou Trail
  • Beaver Trail
  • North Shore State Trail

Make It Back to Cascade Lodge Safe

It’s easy to get carried away on the North Shore. The trails leading in and out of Lutsen, Minnesota, are just the beginning. Those trails connect to even more fantastic North Shore trails. Cascade Lodge is ideal for you to find all of the best snowmobile trails up north. The Cascade Lodge offers a cozy home base after a day of snowmobiling in Minnesota with comfy cabins and luxurious homes located between Grand Marais and Lutsen. To book your vacation on North Shore, Minnesota, with Cascade Lodge, please check availability online or give us a call today at 218-387-1112.