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The Banadad Trail Association is a non-profit association of people dedicated to having fun while preserving,maintaining, protecting and enjoying the Banadad Trail and the Boundary Waters (BWCA). We invite you to join us.

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Banadad Trail Snow & Trail Conditions Report- brought to you by the Banadad Trail Association- The 41 km. Banadad Ski Trail System is accessible from two trail heads, both with free parking; the eastern trail head is located 30 miles up the Gunflint Trail off the Lima Grade; the west end trail head is on the Gunflint Trail at Fire # 10045. In addition to the Banadad the trail system consists of the Lace Lake, Tall Pines and Tim Knapp Trails. The Banadad is the BWCA longest tracked ski trail and likely the longest wilderness tracked ski trail in the USA. For more info call 651-387-9600


Contact information


Address: Banadad Trail Association
P.O. Box 314
Taunton, MN 56291


Trail Maintenance and Grooming:


President - Andy Jenks

VP - open

Secretary - open

Treasurer - Linda Pesch

Shannon Brewers 

John Craddock

Laurie Leh
Jack Stone

Anne  Schuerger

Hunter Boehm

Ex-Officio Past Presidents

Linda Bosma

Karen Monsen

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