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Trail Patrol Activity Schedule
Trails and Active Sport
Events Since 1996!
Our schedule can now be found on the patrol's Facebook page, and you
can sign up for events right there, by simply clicking on
this year, we will be providing on-course medical support for the Team
Ortho Polar Dash and the City
of Lakes Loppet Ski Festival in Minneapolis, the North End Ski
Classic and Fat Bike Birkie in Hayward and Cable, WI, and the
Cuyuna Whiteout Fat Bike Race in Crosby, MN. We will also be doing
ski and snowshoe patrol at Lake Maria State Park, Sand Dunes State
Forest, Isanti County Parks and the Chequamegon and Chippewa
What is the
Backcountry Trail Patrol?
Backcountry Trail Patrol is an independent, self-governing,
year-round volunteer trail safety, education and assistance
organization that provides services to all trail users in
the forests and parks of northwestern Wisconsin and
through mountain bike patrol in the riding season and x-c ski, snowshoe
and more recently, winter "fat-bike" patrol in the
snow season. The Backcountry Trail Patrol
is a member of the National Mountain Bike Patrol, and we are
affiliated as volunteer partners with the US Forest Service on
the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest and the Isanti
County Parks Department.
patrol, we may be called upon to perform a wide variety of
duties; from supplying directions and offering maps and
information, performing light trail maintenance and repair,
giving emergency first aid, to encouraging compliance with the
forest and park rules and regulations. Patrol members are also
trained to assist in lost person searches and other emergencies
if the need arises.
us for more information.
Backcountry Trail Patrol Association, Inc., is an equal
opportunity service provider, operating under a volunteer
services agreement and in partnership with the USDA Forest
Service Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
Winning Website in the "Trails Training" category.
Brain Injury (TBI)
Our 2014 24-hour Wilderness Emergency Medical Care Course is scheduled for
January 16, 18 and 19, in Golden Valley and Orrock, MN, (Sand Dunes
SF). For more information, please go to our
their ongoing support!
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Last modified: December 04, 2013