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5 Snowmobile Day Trips From Roseau

With Roseau as home base for your next snowmobile trip and offering 300 + miles of marked & groomed snowmobile trails, open country trails connecting to other nearby towns & State Forests as well as trails connecting to Kittson & Lake of the Woods County you’ll definitely put some miles on your sled this winter.


DAY 1: Ride to Warroad, then cross Lake of the Woods to the Northwest Angle for lunch, end your day with a stop at Lake of the Woods Brewing Company, the Northernmost Brewery in the Continental US before returning back to Roseau.

DAY 2: Ride to Lost River State Forest where you can ride the “EDA 1” trail named after the founders of snowmobiling: Edgar Hetteen, David Johnson, and Allan Hetteen. This trail is where they used the first snowmobiles in 1956 and 1957.

DAY 3: Hit the 120 + miles of groomed snowmobile trails in nearby Beltrami Island State Forest. During the winter months, no other trails are groomed except Beltrami’s snowmobile trails.

DAY 4: Impromptu trail day. Pick a spot on our snowmobile trail map (don’t have a snowmobile trail map? Call us so we can mail you one) and discover a new trail.

DAY 5: Before heading home, take your sled out for one last ride over to the Polaris Experience Center and see first hand the history behind it all.

All of our trails are accessible by riding right from town as well as routes that will take you through town to other trailheads.

All our hotels have lots of room for your snowmobile trailer. Click here to view lodging options.