Blaine County Rec District
Donate to Blaine County Rec District

all area trails
North Valley Trails
Croy Nordic
Wood River Trail
Sawtooth Valley Trails
Sun Valley Nordic
Snowshoe Trails
Grooming Report
3/02/2015  6:45 am GROOMING HOTLINE 208-578-XSKI WWW.BCRD.ORG
Printable Grooming Page Printable Weather Page Printable Weather & Grooming Together
GENERAL COMMENTS: Go north to ski!
Get latest complete trails update at this link: NORDIC TRAILS UPDATE
 
BCRD GALENA TRAILS
CURRENT: Temperature at 7:00AM (Mar 2nd): 1° F Min temperature in last 24-hours: 1° F Max temperature in last 24-hours: 41° F
SNOWFALL: New Snow last 12 hours: 0". New Snow last 24 hours: 0".
FORECAST: Today A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 39. Wind chill values as low as -11. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
WAX ADVICE:   Date: Sunday, Mar 1st     Time: 8:36 AMSWIXTOKO
Recommended Kick WaxUniversal Klister with hard wax on topUniversal Klister with hard wax on top
Recommended Glide Wax4 -> 8Blue -> Yellow
Comments: Temperatures at 8:30 am: Air: 7, Snow: 9. Expected high: 38. Sunny skies and the slightest of snow dustings last night. There's great skiing out there; it's still winter up at Galena Lodge!
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
Teaching Area today S / C 0.0 no no no no Galena trails grooming finished by 9am.
North Wood River today S / C 2.0 no no no  
Horse Creek Loop today S / C 2.0 no no no no  
Horse Creek Connector today S / C 2.3 no no no no  
Cabin Loop today S / C 1.0 no no no  
Westernhome Glade today S / C 1.2 no no no no  
Gladiator Creek Loop today S / C 3.0 no no no no  
Senate Meadows Loop today S / C 2.0 no no no no  
Ted's Angle today S / C 0.5 no no no no  
Jenny's Way today S / C 5.5 no no no no  
Galena to Cherry (via Harriman) today S / C 2.5 no no no no  
Titus Creek today S / C 3.5 no no no  
Nello's Cut today S / C 1.0 no no no no  
North Cherry Creek 3/01 S / C 2.8 no no no no  
Cherry Ridge today S / C 2.3 no no no no  
Rip & Tear today S / C 2.6 no no no no Rip and tear proper groomed
Emma's Gulch today S / C 1.2 no no no no  
Psycho 3/01 S / C 2.4 no no no no  
Boulder Connector 2/07 S / C 3.0 no no no no  
Snowshoe Only Trails
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
Cowboy Cabin Trail Open packed 1.7 no no  
Valley View Loop Open packed 1.9 no no  
North Wood River Connector Open packed 0.2 no no  
North Wood River Trail Open packed 5.0 no no  
Pioneer Cemetary Trail Open packed 3.2 no no  
Tilt-a-Whirl Open packed 4.2 no no  
Yurt Loop Open packed 2.9 no no  
Psycho Ridge Loop Open packed 2.2 no no  
Psycho Adventure Open packed 5.0 no no  
 
BCRD HARRIMAN TRAIL
CURRENT: Temperature at 7:00AM (Mar 2nd): 1° F Min temperature in last 24-hours: 1° F Max temperature in last 24-hours: 41° F
SNOWFALL: New Snow last 12 hours: 0". New Snow last 24 hours: 0".
FORECAST: Today A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 39. Wind chill values as low as -11. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
SNRA to Cathedral Pines today Skate 10.0 no no no Skate only due to cat malfunction.
Cathedral Pines to Prairie Creek today S / C 10.0 no no no no Skate only from Cathedral to Baker. Classic track reset from Baker Cr north to Galena.
Prairie Creek to Galena Lodge today S / C 11.0 no no no no Classic track reset.
 
BCRD PRAIRIE CREEK
CURRENT: Temperature at 7:00AM (Mar 2nd): 1° F Min temperature in last 24-hours: 1° F Max temperature in last 24-hours: 41° F
SNOWFALL: New Snow last 12 hours: 0". New Snow last 24 hours: 0".
FORECAST: Today A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 39. Wind chill values as low as -1. Calm wind.
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
Prairie Creek Loop today S / C 8.0 no no no no  
 
BCRD BILLY'S BRIDGE
CURRENT: Temperature at 7:00AM (Mar 2nd): 1° F Min temperature in last 24-hours: 1° F Max temperature in last 24-hours: 41° F
SNOWFALL: New Snow last 12 hours: 0". New Snow last 24 hours: 0".
FORECAST: Today A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 39. Wind chill values as low as -1. Calm wind.
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
North Loop today S / C 4.0 no no no  
South Loop today S / C 4.0 no no no  
Connector to Prairie Creek today S / C 1.0 no no no  
Snowshoe Only Trails
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
Billy's Bridge Snowshoe Open packed 4.0 no no  
 
BCRD NORTH FORK / SNRA
CURRENT: Temperature at 6:39AM (Mar 2nd): 9.0° F Min temperature in last 24-hours: 4.0° F Max temperature in last 24-hours: 42.0° F
SNOWFALL: New Snow last 12 hours: 1". New Snow last 24 hours: 1".
FORECAST: Today A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 39. Calm wind.
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
North Fork Loop today Skate 4.0 no no no No classic track due to cat malfunction.
Durrance Demo Loop today Skate 7.2 no no No classic track due to cat malfunction.
Snowshoe Only Trails
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
North Fork Snowshoe Open packed 4.0 no no  
 
BCRD LAKE CREEK TRAILS
CURRENT: Temperature at 7:00AM (Mar 2nd): 10° F Min temperature in last 24-hours: 7° F Max temperature in last 24-hours: 38° F
SNOWFALL: New Snow last 12 hours: 1". New Snow last 24 hours: 1".
FORECAST: Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Calm wind.
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
Coaches Climb today Skate 2.4 no no no no Groomed with the snow cat for all of Lake Cr trails. No classic track due to hard snow conditions.
Lake Creek Connector today Skate 1.8 no no no no  
North End today Skate 1.9 no no no no  
Riverside Loop today Skate 1.4 no no no no  
Riverside Trail today Skate 2.1 no no no no  
South Bench Trail today Skate 0.0 no no no no  
Race Stadium today Skate 0.0 no no no no  
 
BCRD CROY NORDIC
CURRENT: Temperature at 6:45AM (Mar 2nd): 18.8° F Min temperature in last 24-hours: 17.2° F Max temperature in last 24-hours: 42.0° F
SNOWFALL: New Snow last 12 hours: 0". New Snow last 24 hours: 0".
FORECAST: Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
Bill's Byway closed 2.0 no no no  
Main Loop closed 3.5 no no no no  
Back Loop closed 1.0 no no no no  
Friedman's Freeway closed 1.5 no no no no  
Lower Loop closed 1.0 no no no no  
 
BCRD WOOD RIVER TRAIL
CURRENT: Temperature at 7:00AM (Mar 2nd): 13.8° F Min temperature in last 24-hours: 11.1° F Max temperature in last 24-hours: 40.5° F
SNOWFALL: New Snow last 12 hours: 0". New Snow last 24 hours: 0".
FORECAST: Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Calm wind.
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
Bellevue to East Fork 2/02 16.0 WRT is plowed to pavement from Northridge to Bellevue
East Fork to Hulen Meadows 2/07 16.0 No new grooming due to rain and low snow conditions.
 
PARK CREEK TRAILS
CURRENT: Temperature at 7:01AM (Mar 2nd): -1.5° F Min temperature in last 24-hours: -2.9° F Max temperature in last 24-hours: 30.2° F
FORECAST: Today A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. Calm wind.
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
Lupine Loop 2/27 S / C 0.8 no no Visit sawtoothskiclub.com for grooming info.
Shooting Star 2/27 S / C 1.2 no no No crowds, dogs welcome. Use caution, there may be unmarked hazards in some sections.
Skyrocket Trail 2/27 S / C 4.2 no no  
Camas Trail 2/27 S / C 3.9 no no  
Sego Loop 2/27 S / C 2.7 no no  
Larkspur Trail 2/27 S / C 2.1 no no  
 
ALTURAS LAKE TRAILS
CURRENT: Temperature at 7:01AM (Mar 2nd): -1.5° F Min temperature in last 24-hours: -2.9° F Max temperature in last 24-hours: 30.2° F
FORECAST: Today A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as -3. Light and variable wind.
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
Wapiti 2/28 S / C 2.0 no no Visit sawtoothskiclub.com for grooming info.
Over the Hill 2/28 S / C 2.5 no no  
Alturas South Loop 2/28 S / C 1.0 no no  
Sheep Thrills 2/28 S / C 2.5 no no  
North Cabin Creek 2/28 S / C 2.5 no no  
Alturas Lake Trail 2/28 S / C 6.5 no no  
 
SUN VALLEY NORDIC
CURRENT: Temperature at 7:10AM (Mar 2nd): 14.0° F Min temperature in last 24-hours: 12.0° F Max temperature in last 24-hours: 40.0° F
SNOWFALL: New Snow last 12 hours: 1". New Snow last 24 hours: 1".
FORECAST: Today A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Calm wind.
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Biking Remarks
Practice Loop closed 1.6 no no no no  
Leif's Loop   3.0 no no no no  
Trail Creek Loop closed 5.0 no no no no  
Hemingway Trail closed 1.0 no no no no  
White Cloud Loop closed 1.5 no no no no  
Diamondback closed 4.0 no no no no  
Connector closed 0.5 no no no no  
Nemesis closed 1.0 no no no no  
Boundary Loop   6.0 no no no no  
Hyndman View closed 0.8 no no no no  
Proctor Loop closed 4.0 no no no no  
Elevator closed 0.7 no no no no  
Aspen Lane closed 0.8 no no no no  
Sidewinder closed 2.0 no no no no  
Fox Run closed 3.0 no no no no  
Short Cut closed 0.5 no no no no  
Dog Loop closed 3.3 no no no  
Hemingway Snowshoe Trail closed 1.5 no no no  
White Cloud Snowshoe Trail closed 7.3 no no no  
Glenn's Loop closed 1.7 no no no  
Bridge's Snowshoe Trail closed 3.5 no no no  
AREA Date
Groomed
Skate/
Classic
KM Difficulty
Rating
Dogs Snowshoe Walking Remarks

trails:


other links:
About BCRD:   Contact Information   |   Privacy Policy   |   Employment
Follow us: Facebook Twitter YouTube




Login  
Trail Selector
Use the choices in this bar to filter what you want to appear on the map (Open or Closed, general part of the valley, uses etc.), then click the button to filter your results.

Want to see all the trails again? Click the button.
Map Legend
TRAILS
OpenSnowshoe TrailPartially OpenCLOSED!
PLEASE STAY OFF CLOSED TRAILS! Click any trail to see trail name, length and a brief description, along with a link to a more detailed page for that trail.
MARKERS
TrailheadClosureObstacle / Hazard
InformationLocation Specific Photo
Hover your mouse over any marker for more information.
TITLE BAR
The title bar shows what (if any) filters you have applied to your search. Click the X next to a filter to remove it.
Map Legend
TRAILS
Open Snowshoe Trail
Partially Open CLOSED! Nearby Trails
PLEASE STAY OFF CLOSED TRAILS! Click currently selected trail to see elevation and latitude / longitude at that specific point; click any of the nearby trails to see the trail name, a brief description, and a link to that trail's main page.
MARKERS
Trailhead Closure Obstacle / Hazard Information Location Specific Photo
Hover your mouse over any marker for more information.
ELEVATION PROFILE
Hover your mouse over the elevation profile to have that location marked on the trail.
Trails List
Click the name of a region to see a list of trails in that region and (when on the Trails Home page) have the map zoomed to that general area.

Green trails are SKIING or WALKING trails that are OPEN.
Orange trails are SNOWSHOE TRAILS that are OPEN.
Yellow trails are PARTIALLY OPEN or being worked on.
Red trails are CLOSED! Please don't use closed trails!

Click the circle icon next to any trail to zoom into it on the map, click the trail name itself to go to that's trail's detailed page.
Trail Elevation Profile
Profile shows elevation from start to finish of the trail.

Hover your mouse over a portion of the profile to see the corresponding location marked on the trail map. Click the profile to see exact elevation at that location.
Helpful Tips
  • Take your time to become familiar with the map.
  • "Mouse over" the question marks in the upper right corners of some modules for a legend of what you'll see in that module.
  • Zoom in/out of the map.  You'll notice that after you zoom in a bit, you'll see 'pins' indicating photos, information, trail closures, etc.
  • Use the trail 'query' feature above the map to see how you can sort through the trails in our valley.  When you want to remove the filters that you input, just click 'reset'.
Photo & Video Galleries
Click on any image or video thumbnail to see larger versions in slideshow form.