Weather/Trail Conditions

Trail Conditions

Please call the Dane County Parks hotline for the most up-to-date trail conditions at 608.242.4576. The recorded message will be updated daily at 8am and 4pm as conditions warrant. Trail conditions are also updated on their web site: Dane County Parks.

  • Trails are currently   CLOSED

Snow Updates

  • Wednesday, March 12- 1:00 p.m. All Dane County snowmobile trails are CLOSED at this time. Trails may re-open if more snow accumulates and conditions warrant. Favorable conditions would consist of at least a 6″ base and steady below-freezing temperatures.
  • Thursday, March 6 – 3:00pm. Snowmobile Trails in the Southeast, Southwest and Northwest quadrants remain open at this time. Trails in the Northeast Quadrant, however, have been closed. This includes all trails east of Highway 51 and North of Interstate 94. Trails may be icy and sections may have water ponding on the trail. Please use caution when riding and let us know if you become aware of any unsafe conditions on the trails.
  • Wednesday, February 6 – 1:30pm. All Dane County Snowmobile Trails are open. This includes the Military Ridge and Glacial Drumlin Trails in Dane County.