Monthly Archives: December 2013

Winter Trail Reports

Its that time of year again where we are asking that you post your winter Cross-country-skiingski/walking trail reports.

Let others know of your findings and experiences on the trails with a short detailed report so everyone can be prepared properly for conditions.


You can also post Trail Reports to Nordic Ski Racer to tell about your personal experiences on the trails

Alpena to Receive Grant for Trail Head

December 6, 2013mi_dnr_col_logo
Jordan Travis – News Staff Writer , The Alpena News

ALPENA – The Department of Natural Resources Natural Resources Trust Fund board approved Alpena’s grant application for a trail head on the North Eastern State Trail.

The $350,000 project will build bathrooms, a pavilion, parking areas and bike racks, all near the North Eastern State Trail’s southern terminus at Woodward Avenue, according to site development plans. Matching funds will be provided by several area organizations, including the city through in-kind donations and the Alpena County Youth and Recreation Fund. The $245,000 grant will be matched with $105,000 in local donations.
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