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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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      The Swedetown Recreation Area is 1,900 acres designated by Calumet Township and the North Houghton County Water Authority for enjoyment of the outdoors. The landmark water towers for Calumet are located overseeing the trails.

      This trail system features more than 21 miles of purpose-built single track mountain bike trails with maps and trail markers. Feel free to utilize this trail system for nature hikes and trail running as well!
      There are two trailheads with parking. Main trailhead is on Osceola Road in Calumet and there is also a trailhead on M-203 near Cloverland Road.

      The Swedetown Trails Club is a non-profit group of volunteers who donate their efforts to improve and develop fun,
      flowy mountain bike trails in summer
      and scenic ski and snowshoe trails in winter.

      Swedetown Trails Club thanks all volunteers who give their time and effort.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Open on Sep 9, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #945
      State Ranking
      #22
      Trails
      24
      Total Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent
      1,583 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,260 ft
      Total Vertical
      278 ft
      Reports
      22
      Photos
      3
      Ridden Counter
      434

      Photos of Swedetown Trails Mountain Bike

      trail: Lakeview Loop
      16 |
      Aug 5, 2017 @ 1:32pm
      Aug 5, 2017
      Lakeview Loop, My City
      trail: Lakeview Loop
      20 |
      Aug 4, 2017 @ 9:16pm
      Aug 4, 2017
      Lakeview Loop, My City
      trail: Lakeview Loop
      18 |
      Aug 4, 2017 @ 9:16pm
      Aug 4, 2017
      Lakeview Loop, My City
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      Recent Comments

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      user #1555491AnachazeltrailUf Dah LoopChallenging but rideable. Not an overly...
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 7:21pm
      Sep 2, 2018
      user #1555491AnachazeltrailLakeview LoopTrail is in great condition. Not extremely...
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 7:20pm
      Sep 2, 2018
      user #1555491AnachazeltrailBridges LoopFun, quick bridge section. Be sure to save it...
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 7:19pm
      Sep 2, 2018
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      Recent Activity

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      Sep 18, 2018 @ 1:30pm
      22 hours
      user #1626280khiltunenriddentrailApplesauce Trail and 7 more
      Sep 12, 2018 @ 1:50pm
      Sep 12, 2018
      user #1626280khiltunenaddreportMcGunn Creek Loop and 2 more
      Sep 9, 2018 @ 11:40am
      Sep 9, 2018
      user #1626280khiltunenriddentrailMcGunn Creek Loop
      Sep 9, 2018 @ 11:39am
      Sep 9, 2018
      user #1555491AnachazelvotetrailLakeview Loop
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 7:19pm
      Sep 2, 2018
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