12/19/2019 7:30:00 AM Some Oneida County snowmobile trails to open Friday
With two exceptions, the Oneida County Funded Snowmobile Trail System, as administered by the Oneida County Forestry, Land, & Recreation Department, will officially open for the 2019-2020 winter season at 8 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 20, county forestry officials announced Wednesday.
The following trail closures will be in effect until further notice:
Hodag Sno-Tails (McNaughton Area):
Funded Trail Corridor 12 is closed from TIN 247 (Intersection of Trail 12 and 47) through TIN 842 (Hwy 47)
Three Lakes Trails:
Funded Trail Alternate 13 is closed from TIN 122 (Rice Lake Rd) through TIN 022 (intersection north of Burnham Lk)
"All lake trails in Oneida County remain closed and are considered unsafe until they have been clearly marked by a local snowmobile club," the release states. "As always, the Oneida County Forestry, Land, & Recreation Department requests riders stay on clearly marked trails. Always exercise caution when riding a snowmobile. The trails are in rough, early season condition."
For more detailed information on Oneida County Snowmobile trail riding opportunities, contact the local snowmobile club in the area that you would like to ride, the Oneida County Chamber of Commerce, or the Oneida County Forestry, Land, & Recreation Department.
The Oneida County Snowmobile Map is available at http://www.co.oneida.wi.us/wp-content/uploads/Oneida-County-Snowmobile-Map.pdf
Oneida County Snowmobile Council President, Jim Wendt 715-891-1610
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