Each year at the end of January, winter sport enthusiasts from across the country join in Marquette, Michigan to compete in the Nouquemanon Ski Marathon. Whether by ski, snowshoe, or fat bike, competitors race through some of the area’s most
Marquette Michigan has a reputation of getting buried in snow from time to time. Perhaps nowhere else in the area is this so appreciated than Marquette Mountain, where an average 210 inches of snow covers 170 acres of skiable terrain
Whether navigating snow-covered, scenic trails or thundering down 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 back country, cross country ski
Negaunee, Michigan: No trail fee. Groomed. For trail information call (906) 475-7869.
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
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.
Ishpeming, Michigan: Groomed regularly. Individual and Family passes available. For trail information call (906) 486-6181 or (906) 485-4352.