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Al Quaal Recreation Area

Phone: (906) 486-9371
Fax: (906) 486-1108

501 Poplar Street
Ishpeming, MI 49849

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AL Quaal Cross Country
Skiing and Hiking Trails


Tube Slide Hours of Operation


The Al Quaal Tube Slide is now OPEN for the regular winter hours of Noon to 5:00 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday


Regular hours:  Saturdays and Sundays from Noon to 5pm.

The tube slide is located in the Al Quaal Recreation Area.  From U.S. Hwy 41, turn north on Hickory Street.  Drive 5 blocks and you will enter the Al Quaal Recreation Area.  Tickets are available at the Teal Lake Lodge.


$8.00 per person
$6.00 per person for groups of ten or more

The Tube Slide and the Teal Lake Lodge are available for private rentals.  Please contact the Department of Public Works at 486-9371.


Al Quaal Lodge Rental

Planning a Birthday Party? Retirement? Toboggan Party? Graduation? Al Quaal Recreation Area offers three different rental units:

  • Al Quaal Lodge
  • Teal Lake Lodge
  • Pavilion

Rates vary depending upon the number of rental hours and Resident/Non-Resident status.
Please call the Parks Department at (906) 486-9371 for more information.

Monday – Friday
7:00 am to 3:00 pm


Ski Rates


Al Quaal Cross Country Trails

Ski Trail Passes

2013 – 2014 Season Pass:

  • Adult: $35.00
  • Student: $25.00
  • Seniors (60+): $25.00
  • Family: $80.00
  • Daily Pass: $7.00 – All ages

Passes available at the Ishpeming City Hall, DPW Office, Wilderness Sports and the U.S. Ski Hall of Fame.

Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Call the Department of Public Works at 486-9371 or City Hall at 485-1091 for more information.


Trail Conditions



TEAL LAKE TRAIL (4k) We are pleased to offer night skiing until 10pm each evening on the Teal Lake Trail.





Advanced Trail – For Experienced Skiers Only




Advanced Trail – For Experienced Skiers Only.



BABY LAKE TRAIL (2k) – Snowshoe Trail

Beginner Level


SCHOOL TRAIL (Birchview Loop – Beginner Trail)


Phone: (906)485-1091  •  Fax: (906)485-6246  •  City Hall: 100 E. Division Street, Ishpeming, MI 49849
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