New 2016-2017 trails map. Print a copy or pick up a copy at Stream N Wood. Most trails are unmarked. Know where you are and be prepared for emergencies etc.
2016-2017 Update: Trails are maintained by volunteers. There are Fat bike/snowshoe/winter hiking trails as well as cross country ski trails (classic only). Please respect the intended purpose for each trail. And please remember to pick up after your pets. Bring all of your toys and head the hills!
Old ski trail map: Trail map (for 2016-2017 only the 2.5 & 7.5 are groomed for skiing)
From Brandon go south on 18th Street / Highway 10.
About 6.7K from the last set of traffic lights at the end of the city, you will see a sign for the ski area.
Turn left on High Country Road and proceed east about 3K.
When you see the sign for the Brandon Hills WMA, turn right.
The parking area is to your left at the top of the hill.
Skiid on Monday night. Tracks were deep, firm and crazy fast. Brilliant work by the groomers to make a walking path beside the ski trail. I saw almost zero evidence of walkers in the tracks (1 foot print on a hill)
Miscellaneous debris on the trail here and there (leaves mostly and one place where the deer had been nibbling on branches.…[Read more]
Skied the A, B, and C loops in Brandon Hills this morning – my first visit here. Wow, can you ever descend forever on the home stretch! And great scenery on the backside. There’s enough snow and all three loops are groomed, although the tracks are quite shallow and there’s some leafy debris. Josh adds: ski that B cutoff in the designated dir…[Read more]