The Ely area provides unique opportunities for those seeking hiking experiences. Depending upon the experience you are seeking, assorted hiking trails can lead you either on a short jaunt, vigorous day trip or an extended wilderness trek. Hundreds of miles of hiking trails can be accessed in the Ely area. With good planning and proper trip preparation, a day on a Northwoods trail can be rewarding and memorable. Hiking trail information and maps are available at the Ely Chamber of Commerce, the Kawishiwi Range District office, and at local lodging facilities.
Trail Report for December 1, 2016
Although we received significant snow last week, rain showers throughout this week have removed any previous snow cover. Wetlands and low lying areas still have not frozen over. Trail conditions are poor and travel is unadvised. No ice has formed on area lakes.