Trails

All designated motorized recreational trail systems in the City will be open to motorized use DECEMBER 22, 2017.  These systems include:

- The Tri-County Corridor/Osaugie Trail (to Barker’s Island)
- The Crosstown Trail
- The Superior Municipal Forest motorized trails (includes McClure's Landing Road)

Please be advised that the new motorized trail approved by the City Council on 12/20/17 is not yet open and a separate notice will be published when that trail is signed and ready for use.


While ATV users may ride the trails immediately, snowmobilers are advised to wait until there is sufficient snow cover.  All trail users are advised to exercise caution on the trail system.



Whether you enjoy walking, running, rollerblading, biking or riding your ATV or snowmobile, there are trails in the city that you can use to explore the beauty that our area has to offer!

 

Millennium Trail



  • 1.6 miles in the Superior Municipal Forest from Elmira Avenue to Billings Drive
  • This is a flat, 10-foot wide, out and back blacktop trail
  • Ample parking available at the Superior Municipal Forest trail head at 28th Street/Wyoming Avenue. There is also a small parking area off Billings Drive, so you can start at either end of the trail.


Osaugie Trail


  • 5 miles along the Superior Bay from the Intersection of Highways 2/53 to Moccasin Mike Road
  • Enjoy beautiful views of the Superior bay.
  • This is a blacktop trail, bridges are wooden.  There are a few hills on this trail.
  • You may park at Barker's Island, 18th Avenue East & E 2nd Street, Loon's Foot Landing or at Bear Creek Park off Moccasin Mike Road to access the trail from various points.


Pokegama Trail


    • 6.14 miles in the Superior Municipal Forest
    • Enter trail on the north side of Highway 105 across from cemetery access driveway.
    • Multi use, non motorized, challenging, single track trail
    • Created and maintained by the Cyclists of Gitchee Gummee Shores (COGGs)


    Snowmobile/ATV


      • Winter months only (defined by ordinance).  A class I notice is published in the local newspaper when trails are officially open each winter and when they are closed in spring.  Notice is also posted on this webpage.  Winter trails have not yet officially opened for the 2017-18 winter season.
      • No fee