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 218-388-4487.


Contact information


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


Trail Maintenance and Grooming:
Boundary Country Trekking
Gunflint Trail
Phone: 218-388-4487



President - Andy Jenks

VP - Flannery Delaney

Secretary - open

Treasurer - Linda Pesch

Joanne Jacobsen

Sarah Kempainen

Chris Matter
Jack Stone

Laurie Leh

Ex-Officio Past Presidents

Linda Bosma

Karen Monsen