April 24, 2011- Plenty of continues snow remaining on the trail- thirteen Inches of base. Each spring Banadad has beenone of, if not the last remaining, ski-able trail in the state. Come on your diehards you only have a few weeks left. Images is at the
2011 May Tree Planting Weekends — Gunflint Trail Green-Up
Poplar Creek Guesthouse Bed and Breakfast and Cabin will again this year offer two Green-Up weekend events of tree planting and tree care.
The Gunflint Green Up - May 6-8.
For additional fee for dinner and other Green Up events go to registration fee for additional meals and more.
The Banadad Trail Green Up- May 13-15.
Provided are two nights Lodging at Poplar Creek Guesthouse and Cabins with Barbara's famous breakfasts, tree planting instruction, planting equipment and tree seedlings. One day planting trees with a trail lunch. Also included during your stay, Ted will make a presentation on the area's "Fire history, and Reforestation."
Rate for two nights is $89/person/plus taxes, double occupancy, plus Green Up registration fee for additional meals and more.
Late Spring Skiing Eighteen inches of snow, including eight fresh heavy wet snow over past weekend. East end of the Banadad, Knapp and Lace Lake Trail tracked Monday. The snow is beautiful! And of course do not forget “crust skiing” – you can travel anywhere.